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testimony

[tes′timō′nē]
Etymology: L, testimonium, evidence
the statement of a witness, usually made orally and given under oath, such as at a court trial.
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These vary in persuasiveness but effectively demonstrate both the instrumentalizing tendencies of archival mandates and the ways that individual testimonies "challenge the imposition of closure and redemption" or "exceed the intentions or methodologies of archives" (150-151).
This allows students to interact and engage with the video testimonies rather than just watching them as a whole class.
How We Got Over is a stirring collection of more than 50 testimonies where the contributors (who donated their time and stories) bear witness to the goodness of God, as they share experiences about the evidence of His power in their lives.
Videotapes of survivors' testimonies from around the world are sent to the Los Angeles headquarters.
One project - the Fortunoff Video Archive, now located at Yale University - has been videotaping testimonies since 1979, already logging slightly more than 3,500 of them.
The University of Southern California is currently partnering with the Shoah Foundation to index the visual history testimonies of Holocaust survivors and witnesses collected in California.
We hope, too, that the testimonies of survivors can help call attention to contemporary issues of prejudice and racial hatred, most especially in a part of the world that is struggling for peace.
Building on the extraordinary accomplishment of collecting almost 52,000 video testimonies, the Foundation will now dramatically expand its international efforts to overcome prejudice, intolerance, and bigotry through the educational use of the testimonies.
Specifically, the new site will focus on the activities of the Shoah Foundation and its efforts to archive and disseminate the testimonies of Holocaust survivors and witnesses.
Other educational products include a groundbreaking CD-ROM, "Survivors: Testimonies of the Holocaust.
This donation from EMC Corporation is a significant demonstration of support that will have a major impact in bringing our testimonies to this and future generations," said Spielberg.