Nebraska Educational Television Network
Most widely held works about Nebraska Educational Television Network
Most widely held works by Nebraska Educational Television Network
In the white man's image ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
Stacy Keach narrates this program which examines the experiment of federal government boarding schools for Indian children. Native Americans who attended these schools help tell the story of this humanist experiment gone wrong.
Monkey trial ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
The Scopes monkey trial which challenged Darwin's theory of evolution.
New England in autumn the poetry of Robert Frost ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Provides biographical insight on Robert Frost through dramatic presentations of his poems and letters.
Emma Goldman ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Emma Goldman was a Russian immigrant whose activism in the name of free speech and attacks against the United States government led to her deportation in 1919.
The world of Emily Dickinson ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Claire Bloom portrays Emily Dickinson in this dramatic presentation of her "Letters to the world."
William Shakespeare a poet for all time ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Filmed on location in Stratford-on-Avon and other sites, Shakespearean actors recite some of the Bard's best known works.
With a feminine touch ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Readings from the poetry of some of the foremost women poets, including works by Edna St. Vincent Millay, Emily Dickinson, Emily Bronte, Sylvia Plath and Charlotte Bronte.
Sexuality and aging ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Explores the attitudes, myths, and facts concerning the role of sexuality for older adults.
Lemonade for sale ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
The Elm Street Kids' Club decides to sell lemonade to earn money to fix up their clubhouse. They monitor their success by tracking daily sales. In this math-based episode, LeVar takes viewers to the American Stock Exchange, for a closer look at the economics and challenges of running a business. We also explore two very different kinds of companies: a for-profit business and a non-profit organization.
A Quiet evening with Mother Goose ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Presents dramatizations of traditional nursery rhymes and poetry of various children's poets.
The lake poets Wordsworth and Coleridge ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
"William Wordsworth, his sister Dorothy, his wife Mary, and his friend Samuel Taylor Coleridge often set out on walking tours through the beautiful Lake District of England. The members of The First Poetry Quartet follow in their footsteps as they visit Wordsworth's home at Dove Cottage, travel by carriage to the mountains above Ullswater, and wend their way by twilight to the lake at Grasmere. Excerpts from Dorothy's journals and letters introduce the poetry selections"--Container.
America in portrait ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Presents recitations from the works of various American poets including Robert Frost, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Edgar Allan Poe, Carl Sandburg, and Edgar Lee Masters.
Life on the Mississippi ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
An account of a young man's apprenticeship as a river pilot on the Mississippi River.
Spoon River anthology & a poetic portrait gallery ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Includes excerpts from Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River anthology, along with works of other poets.
An American original e.e. cummings ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Presents a biography of cummings along with excerpts from many of his works.
Robert and Elizabeth Browning ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
One of the most celebrated of literary romances is explored in the setting of an apartment on Wimpole Street, as distinguished actor Jack Gwillim, Jill Tanner, and Nicholas Woodeson perform poems by Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning.
The Brontës of Haworth ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Looks at the poetry and powerful imaginations of the Brontës: Emily, Anne, Charlotte and Branwell.
A Zooful of poetry ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Come for a fun-filled tour of the San Diego Wild Animal Park while at the same time you'll be enjoying a pack of poems - or is it a herd of verse? - all about animals!
The growth of a poet Sylvia Plath ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Provides biographical insight on Sylvia Plath through dramatic presentations of her poems and letters.
So that's where it's from ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Introduction to poetry which explores familiar quotes and identifies movie, song, and book titles taken from poetry.
American poetry Bible and evolution Biographical television programs Biography Business education Business enterprises--Finance Children's poetry Collections Creationism Dickinson, Emily,--1830-1886 Documentary television programs Drama Economics--Study and teaching English poetry Evolution (Biology)--Study and teaching--Law and legislation Films for the hearing impaired Finance--Study and teaching Frost, Robert,--1874-1963 Goldman, Emma,--1869-1940 Historical television programs History Indians, Treatment of Indians of North America--Cultural assimilation Indians of North America--Education Indians of North America--Relocation Juvenile works Literature Nebraska New England Nonfiction television programs Nursery rhymes Older people--Sexual behavior Poetry Poetry Poetry--Women authors Poets, American Poets, English Pratt, Richard Henry,--1840-1924 Scopes, John Thomas Sex (Psychology) Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616 Success in business Television adaptations Television programs Trials, litigation, etc. United States United States Indian School (Carlisle, Pa.) Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Women anarchists Women radicals
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