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Ridgway, Alex

Overview
Works: 12 works in 16 publications in 1 language and 818 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Documentary television programs  Poetry  Juvenile works  Television adaptations 
Roles: Film editor, Author
Classifications: PN686.A7, 181
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alex Ridgway
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by Twelfth night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like Malory's Le Morte Darthur, the anonymously authored Sir Gawain and the Green Knight represents a watershed in the development of the Arthurian tradition. Drawing on insights from Nicholas Perkins, a specialist on medieval English literature and manuscripts at the University of Cambridge; Arthurian expert Kevin J. Harty, of La Salle University; and Helen Cooper, authority on medieval literature at the University of Oxford, this program explicates this complex alliterative poem, examines its treatment of familiar Arthurian themes, and illustrates why it is considered one of the finest romances of the Middle Ages
Malory's Le morte D'Arthur : anatomy of a legend( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The richly embroidered story of King Arthur as set down by Sir Thomas Malory during the Middle Ages has unfailingly intrigued generations of readers. P.J.C. Field, one of the world's top authorities on Malory and president of the British branch of the International Arthurian Society; Helen Cooper, editor of the Oxford World's Classics edition of Le Morte Darthur; and medievalist Kevin J. Harty, of La Salle University, begin this survey by assessing the historical and apocryphal underpinnings of the Arthurian legend. Then, supported by reenactments, location footage, and works of art, the program examines each section of Malory's archetypal Le Morte Darthur. A Films for the Humanities & Sciences Production
Western philosophy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This unique series provides an insightful look into the history of philosophy and the impact it has had on Western civilization"--Container
Eastern philosophy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three-part series exploring the major religions the Far East and Middle East, covering: Confucianism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Shinto, Judaism, and Islam
The Red Hot Chili Peppers phenomenon( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on archival footage and interviews with band members, music critics and fellow musicians review and assess the music of the Red Hot Chili Peppers and discuss what makes them a phenomenon
Europe's secret armies : resisting Hitler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europe's secret armies is an exploration of the stories behind the resistance and partisan group that formed to fight a hated oppressor. These were civilian armies; made up of ordinary men and women left with no other option but to go underground to strike back. The series hears from those who were not content to bend the knee or were not prepared to be part of Adolf Hitler's ever-growing third reich. Freedom fighters risked torture, imprisonment and death throughout Europe: France's maquis, the mountaineers of Crete, heroes and heroines from the Low Countries, Norway, Poland rose up, not least inside the tyrant's own land, Germany. Includes archival footage, re-creations, and interviews with actual resistance fighters
The clash : up close and personal( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People close to punk rock legends the Clash talk frankly and honestly about their times with the band. Among the contributors are filmmaker Don Letts, publicist Catherine Coon, and road manager Johnny Green
The Clash : the ultimate critical review( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story as told by the insiders who toured and recorded with the band, with performance clips and interviews. DVD 1 features long-serving road manager and author who reveals the philosophy and spirit which drove the band., along with others. DVD 2 features Terry Chimes, the original drummer, along with other musicians contributing to the greatest Clash retrospective ever released. DVD 3 consists of a full interview with Terry Chimes
The Beach Boys 1961-1973 : an independent critical review by Steven Rosen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

En toute intimité by Lara Fabian( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Beach Boys : videobiography( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Definitve overview of the Beach Boys and their music
Red Hot Chili Peppers the ultimate review( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (16)