NOVA; Finding a Voice
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Finding a Voice
- Program Number
- Series Description
Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974
- Program Description
Explores the severest of speech disabilities with Dick Boydell--born with cerebral palsy, confined to a wheel chair and unable for 30 years to say more than "yes" or "no" and investigates some of the new technology that gives the speechless a "voice" through computerized communication aids.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Chicago: “NOVA; Finding a Voice,” 01/05/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_702E0E1C8EB248ABA85F8B94DAB23842.
- MLA: “NOVA; Finding a Voice.” 01/05/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_702E0E1C8EB248ABA85F8B94DAB23842>.
- APA: NOVA; Finding a Voice. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_702E0E1C8EB248ABA85F8B94DAB23842