Users can click on any of the words to be taken to the speech that the word came from, thereby discovering many more of Dr. King’s impressive ideas. A smaller version of the same interactive mosaic is available via an embed code for use on any website or blog.
Mosaic company, Picture Mosaics created the mosaic, using hundreds of words large and small in all different fonts in order to create an image of Dr. King. The speeches are used courtesy of The King Center, which has recently re-launched its website and full digital archive with over a million documents related to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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About Sweet Speeches:
Sweet Speeches is a search engine and index of the world’s most famous speeches, talks and interviews. The site is community-driven - anyone can submit a speech or become a curator of a ‘hero’.
About The King Center:
Established in 1968 by Mrs. Coretta Scott King, The Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change (“The King Center”) has been a global destination, resource center and community institution for over a quarter century. Nearly a million people each year make pilgrimage to the National Historic Site to learn, be inspired and pay their respects to Dr. King’s legacy.
Both a traditional memorial and programmatic nonprofit, the King Center was envisioned by its founder to be “no dead monument, but a living memorial filled with all the vitality that was his, a center of human endeavor, committed to the causes for which he lived and died.” That vision was carried out through educational and community programs until Mrs. King’s retirement in the mid-1990’s, and today it’s being revitalized under our new President and CEO, Martin Luther King, III.
As we move into the second decade of the 21st century, Mr. King and his team are leading the King Center in a major transformation into a more energetically-
In short, the King Center is repositioning to meet the challenges and opportunities of today. Squarely-focused on serving as both a local and global resource, the King Center is dedicated to educating the world on the life, legacy and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., inspiring new generations to carry forward his unfinished work, strengthen causes and empower change-makers who are continuing his efforts today.
Plans include a state-of-the-
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Sweet Speeches is a search engine and index of the world’s most famous speeches, talks and interviews.