Devuélveme la voz is a project of the University of Alicante for the reconstruction of our history through mainly radio sound material, centered in the years of the Franco regime and the democratic transition. Basically aims to integrate radio sound collections both the exerior of Spain (usually heard in secret) and the interior of Spain. These sounds collections have traditionally been a marginal source of historical study.
Has created a sound archive and a thematic portal online, with explanatory texts, images, videos and documents that contextualize the audios with reality. It is a multidisciplinary, open and flexible project, with limited only by the availability of sources and possibility of adding recordings of oral testimonies. Using the resources of the University of Alicante, developing an experience and a technological wealth easily applicable to future projects of the same or similar nature.
The starting point was the sound collection Ramírez/del Campo of “Radio París”, an important radio station of exile, donated to the University of Alicante by two of its most celebrated speakers and their heirs and is completed with the recordings that the former director of the emissions Iberian languages in the ORTF, André Camp thanks to an agreement with the Bibliothèque de Documentation Internationale Contemporaine (sound collection André Camp). Other sounds collections implemented so far are emissions in delay of the ORTF (Office de Radiodiffusion-Télévision Française) and the Radio Alcoy EAJ-12 sound collection, thanks to an agreement with Radio Alcoy-Cadena SER, whose sound library come from both collections. A small section of songs and texts submitted to radio censorship was finally created on the basis of the lists of "Textos gramofónicos calificados como no radiables por la Dirección General de Radiodifusión y Televisión" existing in the General Administration archive and archive of the radio station Radio Alcoy.
They are important recordings to achieve a more complete and accurate past reconstruction. You want to return the voice to these historical sources for that return us to change our own history
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