Speeches and dialogues

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Slardi
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Post by Slardi » June 1st, 2020, 11:39 am

I've tried searching for a thread to answer this question before posting, but didn't find anything.

Are there any rules against recording items that are not book-length, but don't fit into short stories, plays, and the like? I'm thinking speeches, epistles, shorter philosophical works (like some of Plato's dialogues, Xenephon, or shorter works by Aristotle and the like).

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Post by TriciaG » June 1st, 2020, 11:44 am

Yeah, we record them - as long as they're traditionally published. :) (i.e. not some obscure person's soapbox manifesto found in a junk drawer somewhere)

Some of those would fit into the Short Nonfiction Collection. Others that have natural divisions (hence multiple files) would be a shorter standalone project. You can see examples of both when you look at what we have of, say, Xenophon: https://librivox.org/author/1547
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Post by Slardi » June 1st, 2020, 11:50 am

Thanks, TriciaG!

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