The Second Rhetoric Page at Kettering University


I was concerned that the Rhetoric Page was becoming unwieldy, and so I have added a second set of links. These are somewhat more varied, but I hope they will prove either valuable or interesting nonetheless. This page was last updated on November 18, 2017.

Writers and Creative Writing Government Links Literature, History, and Humanities Museums and Galleries Politics, Law, and International Affairs Religion and Religious Rhetoric Film, Television, and Popular Culture

 
Online Media Publishers Maps and Geography People and Places and Other Investigative Links (aka Stalking the Web Fantastic) Blogs, Virtual Worlds, and Social Media News and Magazines Moving On

Writers and Creative Writing

Absolute Write
Academic Experts (Freelance Writing Agency)
Academia-Research (Freelance Writing Agency)
Association of Authors' Agents (UK)
Association of Authors' Representatives, Inc.
The Big List of RPG Plots
BloggingPro
The Burry Man Writers Center
Book-in-a-Week
Color-Hex (color information for page layout and web design)
Elance
Freelance Writing
Freelancer.com
Ghostbloggers
Jobs for Bloggers
Mediabistro
Michigan Writers
Midwest Writers Workshop
New Pages (literary magazine and creative writing resources)
Open Directory: Writers Resources
Preditors & Editors
Ralan's Webstravagana (Markets for Writers)
The Review Review
Sff Net
Simply Scripts
Sponsored Reviews
The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations
The 36 Plots
Trade Publications by Industry
TradePub
Trycolors (color information for page layout and web design)
Uvocorp (freelance Writing Agency)
WAHM
Wordplayer (Screenwriting Website)
WorkWithColor (color information for page layout and web design)
WriteOnCon
Writers Digest
Writers and Editors
Writers Free Resources
WritersNet
WritersWeekly
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Government Links

Boards, Commissions, and Committees of the United States Government
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications
Central Intelligence Agency
Congress.gov
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Constitution of the United States
Copyright.gov
Corporation for National and Community Service (government volunteer programs)
Data.gov (U.S. government open data)
Education Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Federal Election Commission
Federal Emergency Management Agency
FedStats (statistical information from the United States government)
Government Accountability Office
Grants.gov (Federal Government Grants)
Healthfinder.gov
How to Contact Elected Officials
Independent Agencies of the United States Government
Index of U.S. Government Departments and Agencies
Internal Revenue Service
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
National Archives
National Association of Counties
National Center for Education Statistics
National Endowment for the Arts
National Endowment for the Humanities
National Institutes of Health
National Science Foundation
Publications.USA.gov
Science.gov
Social Security Administration
State, Local, and Tribal Governments
Supreme Court of the United States
United States Census Bureau
United States Department of Agriculture
United States Department of Commerce
United States Department of Defense
United States Department of Education
United States Department of Energy
United States Department of Health and Human Services
United States Department of Homeland Security
United States Department of Housing and Urban Development
United States Department of the Interior
United States Department of Justice
United States Department of Labor
United States Department of State
United States Department of Transportation
United States Department of the Treasury
United states Department of Veterans Affairs
United States Geographical Survey
United States House of Representatives
United States Patent and Trademark Office
United States Postal Service
United States Senate
White House
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Literature, History, and Humanities

Abebooks
Alibris Used and Rare Books
The American Reader
Arts & Letters Daily
Austen Information Page
Best of History Web Sites
Bibliofind Used and Rare Books
Biographical Dictionary
Biography
Book Riot
BookCrossing
Brough's Books
Classical Literature (a useful basic introduction to major authors, etc.)
Classical Japanese Literature and Culture Web Site
Design Observer
The Dickens Project
DigitalVerse.org
ECLAT: The 'Essential' Comparative Literature and Theory Site
Edsitement (National Endowment for the Humanities links)
Electric Lit
The Elizabethan Era
Encyclopedia Mythica
Granta
A Guide to Life Costumes and the Work of Shakespeare
Gunn Center for the Study of Science Fiction
H-Net (Humanities and Social Sciences Online)
Hilobrow
How to Read Lovecraft: A Practical Beginner's Guide
International Center of Photography
International World History Project
Internet History Sourcebooks Project
Issac Asimov Home Page
Jane Austen's World
Joseph Campbell Foundation
Literature Resources (collected by L. Kip Wheeler)
Literary History (index of literature resources)
Literary Hub
The Literature Network
Literary Resources on the Net (collected by Jack Lynch)
Mary Shelley and Frankenstein
The Millions
Naval History and Heritage
The Paris Review Blog
Pathways to Philosophy
Philosophy Links at the University of Glasgow
Preservation Directory (index of historical societies, plus information on jobs and grants)
Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913
Pulitzer Prizes
The Rumpus
Samuel Johnson Resources
Scholars' Guide to the WWW (by Richard Jensen)
Science Fiction and Fantasy Research Database
Science Fiction & Fantasy: A Research Guide
Science Fiction Resource Guide
SF Site
Shakespeare Online
Speculative Literature Foundation
Teachinghistory.org
The Teeming Brain
Theoi Greek Mythology
United States Air Force Historical Studies Office
United States Army Center of Military History
The Victorian Web
Voice of the Shuttle
Web Sources for Military History
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Museums and Galleries

American Museum of Natural History
Art Institute of Chicago
Artcyclopedia
AskArt
British Museum
The Broad
Detroit Institute of Arts
The Field Museum
Flint Institute of Arts
The Getty
Google Art Project
Guggenheim Museum
Harvard Art Museums
The Hermitage
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
The Louvre
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Museum of Fine Arts (Boston)
Museum of Modern Art
Museum of New Zealand
Museum Search ("Find a Museum") at the American Alliance of Museums
MuseumsUSA (directory of museums and search engine)
The National Gallery (London)
National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.)
National Museum of the Air Force
National World War II Museum
Natural History Museum (London)
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Royal Academy of Arts
Serpentine Galleries
The Smithsonian's Museums (portal to museums, galleries, etc.)
The Tate Gallery
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Vatican Museums
Victoria and Albert Museum
WebMuseum
Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center
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Politics, Law, and International Affairs

Anti-Defamation League
Atlantic Council
Ben Shapiro's Truth Revolt
Brookings
Center for Democracy and Technology
Center for Media and Public Affairs
Center for Naval Analyses
Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments
Center for Strategic and International Studies
Charters of Freedom (Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights)
Commission on Presidential Debates
Copyright and Fair Use Page at Stanford University
Council on Foreign Relations
Critical Threats
Daily Kos
Democratic Leadership Council
Democratic National Committee
The Diplomat
Discourse.net
E-Democracy
Electoral-Vote.com (Electoral Vote Predictor)
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Electronic Privacy Information Center
The Encyclopedia of Earth
FactCheck
Federation of American Scientists
FindLaw Internet Legal Resources
FireEye
FiveThirtyEight
FollowTheMoney
Foreign Policy
Freedom of Information Act Center
Fund for Peace (includes Failed State/Fragile State Index)
Guide to Political Research On-Line (by Richard Jensen)
Global Issues
Global Security
Global Terrorism Database
The Hill
HPI Political InfoSystem Gateway
Institute for the Study of War
International Court of Justice
International Crisis Group
The International Relations and Security Network
Justice Map
The Long War Journal
Municode (City Ordinances)
National Security Archive at George Washington University
Natural Resources Defense Council
Nautilus Institute
Naval Recognition
Naval Technology
Naval Today
Nolo Self-Help Law Center
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
OnWar
Open Source IMINT (Open Source Imagery and Geospatial Intelligence)
OpenCongress
OpenSecrets
Pacific Institute
People for the American Way
Politico
PolitiFact
Project Vote Smart
PRWatch (Center for Media and Democracy website)
Rand Corporation
RealClearPolitics
ReliefWeb
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press (includes FOIA resources)
Small Wars Journal
Southern Poverty Law Center
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
Strategic Studies Institute
Talking Points Memo
United Nations
United States Naval Institute
United States Naval War College
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Vision of Humanity (includes Global Peace Index)
War Is Boring
War News Updates
Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service
WikiLaw3k
World Affairs
World Affairs Board
World Economic Forum
World Health Organization
Worldwide NGO Directory
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Religion and Religious Rhetoric

Bibles.net
Godchecker (Online Dictionary of Mythology)
Internet Sacred Text Archive
Jewish Encyclopedia
Jewish Virtual Library
Judaism 101
Judaism and Jewish Resources
Mechon Mamre (Online editions of the Hebrew Bible)
Mourner's Kaddish
MyJewishLearning
ReformJudiasm.org
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Film, Television, and Popular Culture

'Merica Magazine
Absolute Anime
American Film Institute (includes their lists of greatest movies)
Anime and Manga Research Circle
Anime News Network
AnimeResearch.com
Anime-Source
Ansible (Index of SF Links)
Archive of Our Own (large archive of fanfics)
Badmovies.org
The Belfry WebComics Index
Buzznet
CBR.com
Comic Book Resources
Comic Rocket
ComicsResearch.org
Comics Scholarship Links
Convention Scene
Crank Dot Net
eFanzines
Ezine Directory
FanCons (SF conventions, etc.)
Fandom (powered by wikia)
FanFiction.Net
Flixster
FolkLib (index of folk music links)
Fortean Times
GameSpot
GeekCalendar
The Good Men Project
Goodreads
Graphic Novel Reporter
How to Tell if You're American
IGN
The Internet Movie Database
JibJab
Justdelete.me
Krypton Radio
LetsSingIt (online encyclopedia of music)
Lyrics.com
Lyricsmode
Magic Dragon Multimedia (includes web pages on various genres like sf and mystery)
Monkeys Fighting Robots
MRQE (Movie Review Query Engine)
MyAnimeList
The Onion
Online Comics
Online MMO and MMORPG Games
ParaSeek (paranormal search engine)
Photobucket
Pixiv
Rotten Tomatoes
Scifi Conventions
Scifisource (Sci-Fi Directory)
The SF Site
Shoujo Manga Resources
Sing365 (index of song lyrics)
Top Web Comics
TV Tome
Twitch
Upcomingcons (SF conventions, etc.)
Urban Dictionary
Webcomic List
Webcomics Hub
Weekly World News
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Online Media

Amateur Radio and DX Guide
Archiveaudio
Broadcastify (large collection of police, fire, ems, etc. broadcasts)
Crunchyroll
Dailymotion
DX Zone (Online Radio Information)
Earthcam
Foreign Internet Radio
Foreign Internet Television
Funny or Die
Hulu
Icecast Directory (Streaming Media Directory)
Kittenwar (Trust me...there are days when you will need this)
Listening Post (Online Shortwave Receiver)
LiveATC (air traffic control broadcasts)
Live-Radio.net
Metacafe
NPR
Online Radio and TV
Online Receivers (Shortwave, Ham, etc.)
OVGuide (Online Video Guide)
PBS Online
PodcastAlley
Podnova
Police Scanner (live police, fire, etc. scanner broadcasts)
Radio-Locator
RadioReference (includes Live Audio Feeds)
Radiotime
Radiotuna
Shortwave Listening Guide
Shortwave Radio
Shortwave Radio Listening
Squid TV (Online Streaming Television Index)
Stream the World (Searchable Online Radio Player)
Streema (Directory of Online Radio and Television Broadcasts)
Truveo
TuneIn (World Radio Online)
Veoh
Vimeo
Vine
Web TV
WebSDR (online radio receiver for ham radio, etc.)
wwiTV
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Publishers

Adams Media
Barron's Educational Series
Baywood Publishing
Bedford/St. Martins
Broadview Press
Cambridge University Press
Columbia University Press
Continuum
CRC Press
Dedalus Books
Dover Publications
Duke University Press
Eerdmans Publishing
Greenwood Publishing Group
Guilford Publications
Hackett Publishing
Harvard University Press
Harcourt
HarperCollins Publishers
Heinemann-Boynton/Cook
Henry Holt
Hesperus Press
Houghton Mifflin
John Wiley & Sons
Jossey Bass
Kessinger Publishing
Kurodahan Press
Library of America (Academic Editions)
McFarland
McGraw-Hill
O'Reilly & Associates
Orion Publishing Group
Oxford University Press (USA)
Palgrave Macmillan (includes St. Martins, Tor, FS&G, and Henry Holt)
Pantheon
Pearson Higher Education (includes Addison Wesley Longman, Allyn & Bacon, etc.)
Penguin Books (includes Ace, Berkley, Putnam, and Viking)
Penguin Classics (includes Signet Classic)
Periplus Publishing Group (includes Tuttle and Java)
Perseus Books Group
Prentice Hall
Prime Books
Publishers Group West (includes Grove Press)
Random House (includes Ballantine, Del Rey, Doubleday, Everyman, and Vintage)
Rowman & Littlefield
Routledge
Sage
Simon & Schuster
Soho Press (includes Soho Crime)
Thoemmes Press
Tokyopop
Tor Books
Viz Media
W. W. Norton & Company (includes New Directions)
Wadsworth
Warner Books
Waveland Press
West End Press
Wildside Press
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Maps and Geography

AirNav RadarBox
Countries of the World
Flight Delay Information (FAA)
FlightAware
Flightradar24
GeoCommunicator (includes interactive map from the Bureau of Land Management)
GeoCurrents
GeoNames
Google Earth Hacks
Google Sightseeing
Live Ships Map at AIS Marine Traffic
Lonely Planet
Mappery (large collection of maps)
Mapquest
Maps of World
Marine Vessel Traffic
Nations Online
Perry-Castaeda Library Map Collection
Plane Flight Tracker
The Racial Dot Map (demographic map of the United States)
Shipspotting.com
Sightseeing with Google Satellite Maps
Vidiani (Maps of the World)
Virtual Globetrotting
World Digital Library (maps, images, etc.)
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People and Places and Other Investigative Links (aka Stalking the Web Fantastic)

411 (Free Directory Assistance)
ADS-B Exchange (unfiltered flight data)
Black Book Online (free public records search)
Classmates
Community Index (includes town and city index)
eInvestigator
eVerify (people and public records search)
FamilyTreeNow
Fonefinder
Free Public Records at SearchSystems
FreeSearching (international phone directories, etc.)
GetHuman
Homefacts
Infobel (International Telephone Directories)
International Chamber of Commerce
International White and Yellow Pages
Investigative Dashboard
Investigative Links at CrimeLynx Investigations
Investigative Links at Right Path Investigations
NNDB ("People tracker" providing online biographies)
OfficialUSA.com (directory of businesses and other services organized by state)
Online Searchable Death Indexes and Records (in case you ever need to find out whether or not you are dead)
PeekYou
Phonebook of the World
PI Mall
Pipl (People Search)
Radaris (includes reverse phone directory, people search, etc.)
Realtor.com
Reverse Directory
ReversePhoneLookup
Rough Guides
SearchBug
SearchSystems (free public records search)
The Skeptic's
Snopes (Urban Legends Reference Page)
SocialCatfish (people search, etc.)
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (includes large map gallery)
Spies Online
Spokeo (includes people search and reverse phone directory)
The Straight Dope
Superpages (Yellow Pages)
Switchboard (Internet Phone Book)
Trulia
Truthfinder (search public records)
United States Chamber of Commerce
United States City Guides (includes links to local chambers of commerce)
Virtual Gumshoe (Investigative Resources on the Web)
Vitalrec (vital records search engine)
White Pages
WhoWhere People Finder
YP ("yellow pages," includes people and business search engine)
Zabasearch
Zillow
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Blogs, Virtual Worlds, and Social Media

Academia
AOL
Badoo!
Behance
Blog Search Engine
Blogarama
Blogflux
Blogger
blog-Search
CafeMom
Care2
Catster
deviantART
Dogster
Dribble
Fotolog
Friendster
Gaia Online
Geni
Globe of Blogs
Habbo
ImageShack
Instagram
List of Virtual Worlds
Letterboxd
LiveJournal
Medium
Meet Me
Meetup
Mixi
Mud Connector
MySpace
Nextdoor
Ning
Penzu
Pintrest
Renren
Skyrock
Snapchat
Supernatural Connections
Svbtle
Tagged
Taringa!
Top MUD Sites
Tumblr
Typepad
VampireFreaks
Viadeo
Viber
Weebly
Wix
WordPress
Writing.Com
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News and Magazines

4 International Media & Newspapers
ABC News
ABYZ News Links (newspaper and media guide)
The Age (Australia)
Al Jazeera
Alert 5
Asia News Network
AllAfrica
Alltop
AllYouCanRead
Almost.at
Associated Press
Astronomy Now
The Australian
BBC
Big Think
boingboing
Business Insider
BusinessWeek
Buenos Aires Herald
BuzzFeed
CampusActivism.org
CBC
CBS News
Center for Media and Public Affairs
Chicago Tribune
China Daily
The Chosunilbo (South Korea)
The Christian Science Monitor
Chronicle-Tribune (Marion, IN)
CNN Homepage
CNNMoney
Consortiumnews
Curiosity
Daily Dot
Daily Yomiuri (Japanese Newspaper/English Edition)
Defense Industry Daily
Design News
Design Observer
Detroit Free Press
Digg
The Dong-a Ilbo (South Korea)
Drudge Report
Economist
Egypt Daily News
El Pais (Spain)
Epinions
Epoch Times
Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR)
Financial Times (United Kingdom)
Forbes
France 24
Gannett Government Media (includes Army Times, Navy Times, etc.)
GeekWire
Global Post
Global Times (Chinese Newspaper/English Edition)
The Globe and Mail (Canada)
The Guardian (Nigeria)
The Guardian (United Kingdom)
Haaretz (Israel)
Hindustan Times (India)
Huffington Post
Hurriyet Daily News (Turkey)
The International News (Pakistan)
The Jakarta Post
Japan Times
Jewish World Review
Journal & Courier (West Lafayette, IN)
The Kernel
Lakeland Times (Rhinelander, WI)
Latin American Post
The Local (France)
The Local (Germany)
Mail & Guardian (South Africa)
Mainichi (Japanese Newspaper/English Edition)
Manila Standard (Philippines)
Mashable
Michigan Live
Michigan Live: Flint Edition
Michigan Public Radio
Mondo Newspapers
Mother Jones
MSNBC
Narratively
National Geographic
National Public Radio
National Review
National Weather Service
New Scientist
The New Yorker
New Zealand Herald
Newsday
Newslink
Newsmax
Newspapers.com
NHK World
Nowthis News
Pacific Islands Report
Paranormal Societies (index of groups investigating the paranormal)
People's Daily (China)
Pravda (English Edition)
Press & Sun-Bulletin (Binghamton, NY)
The Progressive
Quartz
Radio Free Europe
Rapid City Journal
Reuters
Rio Times
RT
Salon.com
Saudi Gazette (English Edition)
Science Daily
Science News Online
Slashdot
Slate
Space.com
Spaceflight Now
Spiegel (German News Magazine/English Edition)
Strategy Page
Stratfor: Global Intelligence
Sydney Morning Herald
Taipei Times (Taiwan)
Techmeme
The Telegraph (United Kingdom)
Time
The Times of India
Topix
TopSpeed
Treehugger
Upworthy
Vice
Vietnam News
Village Voice
Vox
Washington Post
Washington Times
The Weather Channel
Weather Underground
Webwire
The Wire (AP News Organized by Member Newspaper)
Wired
World News
World Newspapers and Magazines
World Science
Xinhua (Chinese Newspaper/English Edition)
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Moving On...

The Rhetoric Page at Kettering University
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You can send me e-mail at mgellis@kettering.edu