Most widely held works about Richard Rodriguez
Most widely held works by Richard Rodriguez
Hunger of memory : the education of Richard Rodriguez : an autobiography by Richard Rodriguez ( Book )
50 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,430 libraries worldwide
The author, a disadvantaged Mexican American, writes of feelings of alienation from his family as he learned English and earned a Ph.D.
Brown : the last discovery of America by Richard Rodriguez ( Book )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,720 libraries worldwide
The author concludes his "trilogy of American public life" by contemplating the many cultural associations of the color brown--toil, decay, impurity, and time--as he considers the meaning of Hispanics in American society.
Days of obligation : an argument with my Mexican father by Richard Rodriguez ( Book )
29 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 1,569 libraries worldwide
In a series of intelligent and candid essays, Rodriguez ranges over five centuries to consider the moral and spiritual landscapes of Mexico and the U.S. and their impact on his soul.
An introduction to The call of the wild by Jack London by Dan Stone ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of Jack London's tale of an unusual dog--part St. Bernard, part Scotch shepherd--that is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack.
An introduction to The grapes of wrath by John Steinbeck audio guide by Dan Stone ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 784 libraries worldwide
Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath, a novel about a poor family of sharecroppers who are driven from their home by drought, economic hardship, and changes in the agriculture industry during the Great Depression.
An Introduction to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain by Adam Kampe ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
Readings of excerpts and critical analysis.
Bill Moyers on faith & reason ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers explores the mysterious region between rationality and belief, joined by some of the world's most provocative writers and thinkers.
Richard Rodriguez victim of two cultures ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Presents Rodriguez' experiences of growing up in America as the son of immigrants, the loss of his "Mexican soul", and his first exposure to American culture. Discussion focuses also on the differences between Mexican and American cultures, including Rodriguez' observations on America's growing sense of loss and the essence of American society today.
NOW with Bill Moyers Richard Rodriguez on being American ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Moyers talks to Rodriguez about the ways race, culture, class, and religion are reshaping the concept of identity in America today.
Martín Ramírez : the last works by Brooke Davis Anderson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
An American story with Richard Rodriguez Parts I & II ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Part I. Rodriguez' experiences of growing up in America as the son of immigrants, the loss of his "Mexican soul", and his first exposure to American culture. Part II. Discussion continues on the differences between Mexican and American cultures, including his observations on America's growing sense of loss and the essence of American society today.
Proceedings of the forty-second United States Air Force Academy Assembly : unity and diversity in America: tradition and change in the 21st century, 15-19 February 2000 by Air Force Academy Assembly ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
John Steinbeck's The Grapes of wrath by Dan Stone ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in Undetermined and English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Includes interviews, commentaries and excerpts from the novel, providing first-hand accounts of why The Grapes of Wrath remains so compelling seven decades after its initial publication. Teacher's guide contains ten lessons, each with a focus topic, discussion activities, writing exercises, and homework assignments. Also includes capstone projects, suggested essay topics, handouts with more background information, and bibliographical references. Lessons dovetail with state language arts standards required for fiction. Reader's guide includes interviews, book lists, time lines, and historical information.
Bill Moyers on faith & reason. Part 05. Richard Rodriguez & Sir John Houghton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Days of obligation by Richard Rodriguez ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Essays on such subjects as Cortes's conquest of Mexico and the state of AIDS-ravaged San Francisco which gauge the spiritual and moral landscapes of the United States and Mexico.
Bill Moyers on faith & reason. Richard Rodriguez ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
"Bill Moyers talks with Rodriguez about spirituality, mortality, and growing up among mixed influences--including a Catholic family and community often at odds with Protestant-dominated mainstream America."--Container.
The best American essays of the century. Volume 1 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
An introduction to The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain audio guide by Adam Kampe ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Discusses the theme and characters in Twain's novel and includes excerpts from the book and background information on the author.
Listening for God contemporary literature and the life of faith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
This video presents eight interviews introducing the authors featured in the Listening for God reader.
National poetry recitation contest performing poetry : an audio guide ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Issued in conjunction with the Poetry Out Loud Contest, which encourages the nation's youth to learn about great poetry through memorization and performance, this audio guide discusses the reasons why poetry recitation is so important, offers advice on how to effectively recite poetry, and features readings of famous poems by well known actors and writers.
Affirmative action programs Affirmative action programs in education Amis, Martin Atwood, Margaret,--1939- Audiobooks Bilingualism Biography California Call of the wild (London, Jack) Chödrön, Pema Civilization Criticism, interpretation, etc. Documentary television programs Education, Bilingual English language--Acquisition Erotica--Psychological aspects Faith Faith and reason Faith and reason--Christianity Faith and reason--Islam Faith and reason--Judaism Gordon, Mary,--1949- Grapes of wrath (Steinbeck, John) Grossman, David Hispanic Americans Hispanic Americans--Education History Interviews Language acquisition Language and education London, Jack,--1876-1916 Mexican Americans Mexican Americans--Education Mexican Americans--Ethnic identity Mexico Nonfiction television programs Race relations Race relations--Psychological aspects Racially mixed people Racially mixed people--Race identity Reason Religion--Philosophy Rodriguez, Richard Steinbeck, John,--1902-1968 Television talk shows Travel Twain, Mark,--1835-1910 United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Winterson, Jeanette,--1959-