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Post Posted:: August 30th, 2017, 2:06 am 
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Some Poems of Roger Casement by Roger Casement (1864 - 1916).

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This is a small volume of poetry by Roger Casement. Casement was a diplomat for years, active especially in Africa, where he witnessed the dark side of British Imperialism. He began to devote his life to human rights, and is still recognised for his important work particularly in the Congo and in Peru. ( Carolin)


    1. How to claim a part, and "how it all works" here To find a section to record, simply look at point 5. below at the sections. All the ones without names beside them are "up for grabs." Click "Post reply" at the top left of the screen and tell us which section you would like to read (include the section number from the left-most column in the reader list, please). Read points 6. to 8. below for what to do before, during and after your recording.
    2. New to recording? Please read our Newbie Guide to Recording!
    3. Is there a deadline? We ask that you submit your recorded sections within 1-2 months of placing your claim. Please note that to be fair to the readers who have completed their sections in a timely way, if you haven't submitted your recording(s) after two months, your sections will automatically be re-opened for other readers to claim, unless you post in this thread to request an extension. Extensions will be granted at the discretion of the Book Coordinator. If you cannot do your section, for whatever reason, just let me know and it'll go back to the pool. There's no shame in this; we're all volunteers and things happen.Please do not sign up for more sections than you can complete within the two month deadline.
      Please note that we handle a one month deadline for poetry projects!
    4. Where do I find the text? Source text (please only read from this text!): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/53162
    5. Please claim sections (the numbers in the first column below)! If this is your first recording, please let me know under which name or pseudonym you'd like to appear in the LibriVox catalogue. We can also link to a personal website/blog.

      Prospective Prooflisteners: Please read the Listeners Wanted FAQ before listening! Level of prooflistening requested: standard

      Please don't download or listen to files belonging to projects in process (unless you are the BC or PL). Our servers are not set up to handle the greater volume of traffic. Please wait until the project has been completed. Thanks!


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    6. BEFORE recording: Please check the Recording Notes: http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=6427#6430

      Set your recording software to:
      Channels: 1 (Mono)
      Bit Rate: 128 kbps
      Sample Rate: 44.1 kHz
    7. DURING recording:
      No more than 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning of the recording!
      • At the beginning of the recording, read the abbreviated "LibriVox disclaimer":
      "[Poem title], by Roger Casement, read for LibriVox.org" by [your name] or some variation on that, adding date, location, your personal URL, etc., if you wish.
      • Then read the poem.
      • At the end, say: "End of poem. This recording is in the public domain." and leave five seconds of silence.
    8. At the end of the book, say (in addition):
      "End of Some Poems of Roger Casement.
      There should be 5 seconds silence at the end of the recording.

      Please remember to check this thread frequently for updates!
    9. AFTER recording
      Need noise-cleaning?
      Listen to your file through headphones. If you can hear some constant background noise (hiss/buzz), you may want to clean it up a bit. The new (free) version 1.3.3. of Audacity has much improved noise-cleaning. See this LibriVox wiki page for a complete guide.
      Save files as
      128 kbps MP3
      somepoems_##_casement_128kb.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is the section number (e.g. somepoems_01_casement_128kb.mp3)
    10. [b]Example ID3 V2 tags (just leave those blank!)

      Please ignore tags for Genre and Track Number - these will be filled in automatically at the cataloguing stage.
      Transfer of files (completed recordings) Please always post in this forum thread when you've sent a file. Also, post the length of the recording (file duration: mm:ss) together with the link.
      • Upload your file with the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader
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        (If you have trouble reading the image above, please message an admin)
      • You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: Carolin
      • When your upload is complete, you will receive a link - please post it in this thread.
      • If this doesn't work, or you have questions, please check our How To Send Your Recording wiki page.

      Any questions?
      Please post below

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Post Posted:: August 30th, 2017, 2:13 am 
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Introduction:

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[*]DURING recording:
No more than 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning of the recording!
Make sure you add this to the beginning of your recording:
START of recording (Intro)
  • "Introduction to Some Poems of Roger Casement. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information, or to volunteer, please visit: librivox DOT org"
  • If you wish, say: "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
  • Say:
    "Some Poems of Roger Casement. Introduction by Gertrude Parry"

END of recording
  • At the end of the section, say:
    "End of [Chapter]"
  • If you wish, say:
    "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"

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Post Posted:: August 30th, 2017, 2:16 am 
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this project is now ready to go! all readers and a dpl are most welcome :)

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Post Posted:: August 31st, 2017, 10:05 am 

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May I claim section 16 please, Translation from Victor Hugo's "Feuilles d'Automne"

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Post Posted:: August 31st, 2017, 1:01 pm 

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I'd like to take Section 1 "Introduction by Gertrude Parry" and Section 11 "The Irish Language."
I've read your Note concerning the Librivox intro for Section 1. I'll follow that format.
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Thank you!

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Post Posted:: September 1st, 2017, 1:56 am 
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very cool, thank you both :D

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Post Posted:: September 2nd, 2017, 3:07 pm 

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Hi Carolin,
I'm ready to upload the Introduction, but I'm stumped by this message for the upload:

"You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: yy - yyyyy"

There is no yy-yyyyy as MC in the selection.
Wouldn't the MC be Carolin?
:help:

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Post Posted:: September 2nd, 2017, 6:59 pm 

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Here's the introduction for PL. I went ahead and uploaded it to Carolin as MC. On the instruction page, it says yy-yyyyy, but I think that's a mistake.

https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/somepoems_01_casement_128kb.mp3

Duration 13:49
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Post Posted:: September 2nd, 2017, 11:11 pm 
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Thank you :thumbs:

Yes, that was an error, sorry about that. Ive fixed the template :)

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Post Posted:: September 3rd, 2017, 7:50 am 

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Section 16 for PL:

https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/somepoems_16_casement_128kb.mp3

Length is 1:41

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Post Posted:: September 4th, 2017, 10:56 pm 
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Thank you :thumbs:

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Post Posted:: September 24th, 2017, 9:55 am 

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May I PL sect 1, 11, & 16? :D

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Post Posted:: September 24th, 2017, 11:40 am 

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Section 11 ready for PL https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/somepoems_11_casement_128kb.mp3

Duration 1:16
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Post Posted:: September 24th, 2017, 2:20 pm 

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I'd like to claim section 4 and 5. I'm a very new reader. (I've only done the 1 minute test so far. :D ) So, it might take me a couple of tries.

Heather


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Post Posted:: September 25th, 2017, 6:41 am 
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thank you all!

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