WorldCat Identities

Corporation for Entertainment and Learning

Overview
Works: 127 works in 519 publications in 1 language and 6,173 library holdings
Genres: History  Internet videos  Educational films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Historical television programs  Interviews  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer, Originator, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 973.9
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Corporation for Entertainment and Learning
The Twenties by Project 7 Productions( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Usually seen as an age of speakeasies, flappers and high living, the 1920's also saw millions of workers struggling for better wages. This program explores this decade when old America was vanishing and a new urban nation was being formed. Includes reminiscences of Americans who lived during this period
World War II: The Propaganda Battle( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moyers interviews two chief participants in the propaganda conflict-Fritz Hippler and Frank Capra. Followed by previews of upcoming segments
The Democrat and the Dictator( Visual )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the contrasting and yet similar events that shaped the lives of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Adolf Hitler and influenced their roles in World War II
A portrait of Maya Angelou by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty years after she left it, Maya Angelou, poet, musician, and actress, returns to Stamps, Ark., the rural southern town where she grew up. She confronts the scenes of her past, turning over the leaves of memory to recount the inspirations and agonies of her youth in a segregated community. Hosted by Bill Moyers
The image makers by Ursula Kolbe( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of public relations in changing public images
The 30-Second President( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moyers looks at the role of television advertising in presidential campaigns. He interviews Rosser Reeves and Tony Schwartz. Includes ads used by Eisenhower, Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Nixon and Reagan
Post-war hopes, cold war fears( Visual )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in America after World War II, a time of rash optimism and neuroses. While the dollar was strong and everyday life improved, the 1950's also saw the lowering of the Iron Curtain, the loss of China to Communism, the Korean War and the Red Scare
America on the Road( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the automobile and its profound effects on American society
T.R. and His Times( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at Theodore Roosevelt, who helped shape America at the turn of the century. With his energy and optimism Roosevelt successfully ushered the country onto the world stage and championed reform legislation, setting a precedent for a strong chief executive
"Marshall, Texas."( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers returns to his hometown of Marshall, Texas, and reexamines his past through the voices of current residents and past classmates
The Arming of the Earth( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moyers examines the development and consequences of three deadly weapons - the machine gun, the submarine, and the airplane - that foreshadowed the total war possible today
The Second American revolution( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hosts Bill Moyers, Ruby Dee, and Ossie Davis examine the search of Blacks for racial equality in twentieth-century America. Includes archival film and still photographs of the great personalities and events of the freedom movement
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary specials in which a noted journalist explores major events that have shaped the last century, in an attempt to rediscover "the vivacity of the past."
"Change, Change."( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1960's were years of rapid change in America: the increasing impact of television, computerization, social unrest, assassinations, the war in Vietnam and the landing of a man on the moon. Bill Moyers investigates the cause and the effects of these diverse changes on our culture
The Helping Hand by Pat Mitchell( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how the New Deal helped to create jobs during the Depression. Interviews former Civilian Conservation Corps workers who benefited from these programs
Out of the Depths: The Miner's Story( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at coal-miners in Colorado at the turn of the century; the poor working conditions, their almost feudal existence, and their attempt at a strike. Includes interviews with former Colorado coal-miners
The Second American Revolution( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hosts Bill Moyers, Ruby Dee, and Ossie Davis examine the search of Blacks for racial equality in twentieth-century America. Includes archival film and still photographs of the great personalities and events of the freedom movement
The Reel World of News( Visual )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at newsreels, a unique 20th century institution. For over 50 years newsreels informed and entertained whole generations until their demise in the mid-1960's with the advance of televised nightly newscasts
Come to the Fairs( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of America's World's Fairs beginning with the first one held in Chicago in 1893. It was at these fairs that new inventions such as the Ferris wheel and the telephone were first introduced. Also discusses how fairs have changed in recent years
Photographer's eye( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Bill Moyers interviews two photographers about the creative processes involved in photography
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.18 for A walk thr ... to 0.31 for Photograph ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Corporation for Entertainment in Learning

Corporation of Entertainment and Learning

Languages
English (300)