WorldCat Identities

Near, Holly

Overview
Works: 176 works in 309 publications in 2 languages and 5,547 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Music  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Science fiction films  Autobiographies  Fantasy films  War films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer, Composer, rpf
Classifications: PS3572.O5, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Holly Near
Slaughterhouse-five by George Roy Hill( Visual )

5 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Pilgrim has become unstuck in time. An otherwise typical soldier in WWII, without warning, he jumps back and forth in his life with no control over where he is going next. Sometimes he is an ophthalmologist at home in suburbia; deep in World War II Europe, surviving the Allied bombing of Dresden; on the planet Tralfamadore, being held captive by aliens in an intergalactic zoo--accompanied by a porn star. In the end, he learns that the many tragic and sometimes funny ironies of life--the randomness of tragedy, the cruelty and senselessness of war, and man's complete lack of control over his fate--remain constant
Where have all the flowers gone : the songs of Pete Seeger by Pete Seeger( Recording )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features all new recordings by various artists
The great peace march by Holly Near( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of a song celebrating the brotherhood of humanity and the possibility of world peace
Dogfight by Nancy Savoca( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cpl. Eddie Birdlace is out to party hearty with his pals on their last night in San Francisco before shipping out to Vietnam. They make a wager called the Dogfight, where each Marine puts in $50 and the guy who finds the most unattractive date wins. Birdlace finds Rose, an "ugly duckling" who joins him in a night of life-transforming impact
PPM & (Lifelines) by Paul, and Mary (Musical group) Peter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sowing the seeds : the 10th anniversary( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ronnie Gilbert : a radical life in song by Ronnie Gilbert( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ronnie Gilbert has had a long and colorful career as a singer, actor, activist, therapist, and independent woman of her times. She is best known for her time with the Weavers in the 1940s and '50s, but she went on to collaborate with many other musicians--notably Holly Near and Arlo Guthrie--as well as to write and appear on stage in numerous productions, including her own play, Mother Jones. Ronnie Gilbert traverses sixty years of the twentieth century, sharing her take on the folk-music revival, the Cold War blacklist, the 1960s music scene, and primal therapy. Ronnie Gilbert is a unique historical document for readers interested in music, American politics, and the history of the women's movement and the Left"--Provided by publisher
Rainbow sign( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FTA( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures the entertaining magic and mayhem of the anti-war and pro-labor show as it rallies and rouses dissident GIs stationed along the Pacific Rim. A gritty mix of rollicking performances and GI interviews, FTA (i.e. Free the Army) juxtaposes lighthearted political satire with the somber realities of war, occupation, and the absurdities of military life
Peace is the world smiling( Recording )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in Multiple languages and English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of songs for children promoting peace around the world
What now people by Bill Horowitz( )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeds : the songs of Pete Seeger by Pete Seeger( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choosing Children( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed as a pioneering achievement when it was first released in 1984, Choosing Children dramatically challenges the assumption that being lesbian means you can't be a mom. Six lesbian-headed families make decisions about how to become pregnant, navigate the process of adoption, whether to involve men in parenting, and address reactions from relatives, doctors and schoolmates. In so doing, they help redefine what "family" means and open the door for everyone to consider parenting, regardless of sexual orientation
Singer in the storm by Holly Near( Recording )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life and career of Holly Near with some material from her autobiography Fire in the rain-- singer in the storm. Includes excerpts of over twenty of her songs
Bread and roses : piano works 1976-1983 by Sally Pinkas( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harp by Holly Near( Recording )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harp : a time to sing! by Holly Near( )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Weavers : wasn't that a time!( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the blacklisted folk group, "The Weavers," and the events leading up to their triumphant return to Carnegie Hall. Includes performances by the Weavers, with Arlo Guthrie, Don McLean, Holly Near, Peter, Paul & Mary
Sky dances by Holly Near( Recording )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lifeline extended by Holly Near( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The great peace march
Alternative Names
Holly Near actrice américaine

Holly Near American actor, singer and activist

Holly Near Amerikaans actrice

Holly Near amerikansk sångare och skådespelare

Holly Near amerikansk sanger og skuespiller

Holly Near amerikansk songar og skodespelar

Holly Near attrice statunitense

Holly Near US-amerikanische Sängerin und Liedtexterin

Холли Нир

هالی نی‌یر بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی

霍利·尼爾

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