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WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)

Overview
Works: 1,471 works in 2,569 publications in 1 language and 33,184 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  History  Educational films  Documentary films  Internet videos  Tours  Juvenile works  Television interviews 
Roles: Production personnel, Originator, Producer
Classifications: BL304, 201.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ill.) WTTW (Television station : Chicago
Chicago : city of the century( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City of the century tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world. "Chicago by 'L'" is part travelogue, part history, and part tour of Chicago's neighborhoods by 'L', Chicago's elevated train
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Starting with various topics Campbell shows both how man creates his universe and is controlled by the myth he has created
10 buildings that changed America by Geoffrey Baer( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

10 Buildings That Changed America tells the stories of ten influential works of architecture, the people who imagined them, and the way these landmarks ushered in innovative cultural shifts throughout our society. These 10 Buildings represent architects who dared to strike out on their own and design radical new types of buildings that permanently altered our environmental and cultural landscape
Healing and the mind( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Ancient medical science told us our minds and bodies are one. So did philosophers of old. Now modern science and new research are helping us to understand these connections. Bill Moyers talks with physicians, scientists, therapists, and patients--people who are taking a new look at the meaning of sickness and health. He discusses their search for answers to perplexing questions: How do emotions translate into chemicals in our body? How do thoughts and feelings influence health? How can we collaborate with our bodies to encourage healing?
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When celebrated scholar Joseph Campbell sat down with veteran journalist Bill Moyers for a discussion about his life's work, the nation was captivated. The series brought Campbell's theories into popular culture and led to a bestselling companion book. Includes six episodes
Only the ball was white( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks back at the time when major U.S. baseball leagues refused to hire Black athletes. Using archival footage, photographs, and interviews with former athletes, narrator Paul Winfield recounts the number of unrecognized athletes, some of whom, such as Jackie Robinson and Roy Campanella, were later hired by the leagues
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth : with Bill Moyers by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When celebrated scholar Joseph Campbell sat down with veteran journalist Bill Moyers for a discussion about his life's work, the nation was captivated. The series brought Campbell's theories into popular culture and led to a bestselling companion book. Includes six episodes
Ten things every child needs( Visual )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how brain development in children up to age three is influenced by such things as interaction, touch, stable relationships, safe environments, self-esteem, quality child care, play, communication, music, and reading
10 that changed America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three programs that collectively present the milestones of American architecture and city planning. 10 homes that changed America takes the viewer to a 600-year-old Native American dwelling, Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, a Gothic castle in New York, Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater, and an early public housing project. 10 parks that changed America looks at public squares in Savannah, Georgia, a park-like cemetery near Boston, the San Antonio River Walk, a park built over a freeway in Seattle, a toxic waste site that was transformed into a park, and New York's Central Park and High Line. 10 towns that changed America examines a Spanish colonial town in Florida, William Penn's vision for Philadelphia, the Mormon plan for Salt Lake City, a failed company town near Chicago, urban renewal in Washington, D.C., and the latest ideas about city planning in Portland, Oregon
A child's Christmas in Wales by Jon Glasco( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child
The magic never ends : the life & work of C.S. Lewis( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a television documentary that chronicles the C.S. Lewis story. It spans from his early days in Northern Ireland, through his acclaimed academic career at Britain's prestigious Oxford University, his friendship with J.R.R. Tolkien, and the legendary love between Lewis and his wife, Joy."
The Constitution, that delicate balance( Visual )

29 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representatives of law, government, journalism, academia and other professions grapple with the tough choices required to put the Constitution into practice, and the difficulty of balancing the conflicting demands the Constitution honors. Each program starts with a hypothetical case, presented by the moderator, in which rights clash with responsibilities and the needs of the individual clash with those of society
New dinosaurs : skeletons in the sand by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a scientist and his team as they uncover a massive dinosaur graveyard in the Sahara Desert and discover the skeletons of two new species
Animal intelligence : why is this dolphin smiling? by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines dolphin intelligence and the ways in which dolphins communicate among themselves and with humans
August Wilson by August Wilson( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conversation between television journalist, Bill Moyers, and playwright, August Wilson, in which they discuss Wilson's plays and the Black experience in America
Race to the moon : the daring adventure of Apollo 8( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take an up-close look at the most dangerous mission in the history of exploration. Recount the triumphant first manned space flight. Interviews with Apollo 8 astronauts, mission control, and journalists
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twenty-five years ago, renowned scholar Joseph Campbell sat down with veteran journalist Bill Moyers for a series of interviews that became one of the most enduringly popular programs ever aired on PBS. In dialogues that adroitly span millennia of history and far-flung geography, the two men discuss myths as metaphors for human experience and the path to transcendence, touching on topics as diverse as world religion, heroic figures, and pop culture. Now featuring newly recorded introductions by Bill Moyers, this series demonstrates that, despite superficial differences between cultures, all stories are humanity's story."--Back of container
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth of six one-hour interviews by Bill Moyers with the renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell. Campbell talks about romantic love, beginning with the 12th century troubadours, and addresses questions about the image of woman, as goddess, virgin, Mother Earth
The Stories of Maxine Hong Kingston by Maxine Hong Kingston( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maxine Hong Kingston, in two conversations with Bill Moyers, talks about her writing, her published works and the interaction of East Asian and American consciousness
Virtual reality : beyond the looking glass by Elaine Pascoe( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses in general terms the computer technology involved in virtual reality and how it has been used and will be used in the future
 
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Alternative Names
Chicago (Ill.). WTTW (Television station)

Chicago. Television station WTTW

W.T.T.W. (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)

WTTW/Chicago (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)

WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)

WTTW11 (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)

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English (148)