WorldCat Identities

Crowe, Larry

Overview
Works: 1,607 works in 1,607 publications in 1 language and 45,913 library holdings
Genres: Oral histories  Interviews  Internet videos  Juvenile works  Music  Children's sound recordings  Cookbooks 
Classifications: E185.97, 973.04960730092
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Larry Crowe
Division unplugged by Emad Girgis( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun songs teaching basic division
Venturesome vegetarian cooking : bold flavors for meat- and dairy-free meals by J. M Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venturesome Vegan Cookingbreaks the vegan mold, focusing on great flavor and innovative recipes from around the globe. The more than 100 recipes have a strong international pedigree, including recipes drawn from the authors' travels in Europe and Africa. Some of the recipes guaranteed to delight are: Fresh Spring Rolls, Spicy Creamy Hummus, Spicy Asian Noodle Salad, Hearty Autumn Squash and Bean Stew, Memere's Shepherd's Pie, Sweet Apricot Potatoes with Pine Nuts, Pasta Spirals with Creamy Potato and Artichoke Sauce, Peppery Pumpkin Risotto, Succulent Strawberry and Vinegar Sauce, Chocolate Fudge Pie, Sticky Cinnamon Nut Rolls, Spare the Pigs Hash, and scores of others. Venturesome Vegan means bold, fresh flavors; healthful recipes that challenge and excite the palate but are designed for the typical home cook (with typical home cook skills); and great vegan cooking for both vegan beginners and those looking to break out of their usual rut
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Quentin Mease( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nonprofit executive Quentin Ronald Mease was born October 25, 1908 in the coal mining town of Buxton, Iowa. He graduated from West High School in 1924 and Des Moines University in 1928. Mease went from Crocker Branch YMCA volunteer to executive director in 1927. In 1942, Mease served in the United States Army Air Corps. After earning his M.S. degree in social work administration in 1948 from George Williams College in Chicago, he became executive director of the Bagby Street YMCA in Houston, Texas. There, he built a new facility which became the South Central YMCA. Mease founded the Houston Area Urban League, the Eliza Johnson Home, and the Houston Council on Human Relations. Mease served on over thirty nonprofit boards in Des Moines, Chicago and Houston. Houston’s Quentin R. Mease Community Hospital was named for him. Mease passed away on February 24, 2009 at age 100
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Tyree Guyton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visual artist Tyree Guyton was born on August 24, 1955 in Detroit, Michigan. He dropped out of Martin Luther King, Jr. High School to join the U.S. Army in 1972. In 1980, Guyton began art classes at Detroit’s College for Creative Studies and at Marygrove College. In 1986, he drew attention to street violence by painting found objects with bright polka dots, hanging shoes from trees and nailing stuffed animals and dolls to abandoned houses. Beginning in 1988, Guyton taught or worked as an artist-in-residence at numerous colleges. As the founder of the Heidelberg Project, Guyton also taught Social Action: The Heidelberg Project at Wayne State University. His artwork can be found at the Studio Museum of Harlem, Kresge Art Museum, and the University of Michigan Museum of Art. Guyton was featured on NBC Nightly News, Nightline and the Oprah Winfrey Show. Among others, he received the Wayne County International Artists Award in 2003
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Nathan McCall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist and author Nathan McCall was born in Norfolk, Virginia in 1954. He graduated from Manor High School in Portsmouth, Virginia, and received his B.A. degree in journalism from Norfolk State University in 1981. McCall’s first job as a reporter was for the Virginian Pilot-Ledger Star in Norfolk, Virginia. He also worked at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution before landing a job at The Washington Post in 1989. In 1994, McCall published his autobiography, Makes Me Wanna Holler, which chronicled his journey from troubled youth to successful journalist. This was followed by a book of essays, What’s Going On, in 1997, and his first novel, Them, in 2007. His books were the recipients of numerous awards and honors, including the Blackboard Book of the Year for 1995 and Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2007. McCall also served as a senior lecturer in the African American Studies Department at Emory University
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Robert C. Hayden( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educator Robert C. Hayden, Jr., was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts on August 21, 1937. After high school, he attended Boston University, earning his B.A. degree in 1959 and his master’s degree in education in 1961. From there, Hayden attended Harvard University and MIT, earning advanced certificates from both. After completing his master’s degree, Hayden worked as a science teacher until 1965. In 1973, he became the project director for the Educational Development Center where he remained for seven years. Hayden worked for the Boston Public Schools in 1982 where he was the executive assistant to the superintendent. In 1992, he became a lecturer at the University of Massachusetts-Boston. Hayden taught at numerous other schools in the Boston area, and served as a scholar-in-residence at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York. He authored sixteen books on African American history, and was a contributing author to numerous publications
The HistoryMakers video oral history with A'Lelia Bundles( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author and television news producer A'Lelia Bundles was born on June 7, 1952, in Chicago, Illinois. She earned her A.B. degree from Harvard College; and her M. S. degree in journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Bundles became a producer for NBC News. In 1989, she was hired by ABC News, where she became chief of Washington, D.C. Bureau, and senior producer ABC World News Tonight With Peter Jennings. She also worked in talent development at ABC NEWS. Bundles was the author of On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker, the story of the business empire built by her great-great-grandmother. C. J. Walker, born to freed slaves in 1867, built a hair-care product empire that made her one of the wealthiest African American women of her era. Bundles received an Emmy for her television work, and several awards for her book
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Walter Hill, Jr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archivist Walter Hill, Jr. was born in St. Louis, Missouri on May 22, 1949. Earning his B.A. degree in 1971 from the College of Wooster and his M.A. degree from Northern Illinois University in 1973, he earned his Ph.D. degree from the University of Maryland in 1988. He taught at St. Louis University, the University of Maryland and Howard University where he served as adjunct professor through 2008. As an historical archivist, in 1979, he worked at the Office of the Archivist of the United States. By 1990, he was director of the Modern Archives Institute, and he was senior archivist and subject area specialist at the National Archives. Hill published journal articles, including the Newsletter of the American Historical Association. He sat on multiple boards and was chief historian of the African American Civil War Museum. Hill passed away on July 29, 2008 at age 59
The HistoryMakers video oral history with The Honorable Walter C. Carrington( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federal government administrator, ambassador, and attorney Walter Charles Carrington was born on July 24, 1930, in Everett, Massachusetts. Carrington earned his B.A. from Harvard University in 1952; his J.D. degree from Harvard Law School in 1958. He was appointed commissioner of the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination. In the 1960s, Carrington served in the Peace Corp as director of Africa. He was vice president of the African American Institute in 1971. He was appointed ambassador to Senegal in 1980. In 1981, Carrington was appointed director of the Department of International Affairs at Howard University. He also taught at Marquette University; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and Washington College. In 1993, President Clinton appointed Carrington ambassador to Nigeria. In 1998, he was named a MacArthur Fellow, and in 2004, Carrington became the first African American Warburg Professor of International Relations at Simmons College in Boston
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Martin Kilson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Martin Kilson was born on February 14, 1931 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. He attended Lincoln University in Pennsylvania, studying under Dr. Horace Mann Bond. He graduated in 1953 as valedictorian. Kilson completed his Ph.D. degree in political science at Harvard University in 1959. He conducted eighteen months of field research in Sierra Leone in the early 1960s which led to his first book, Political Change in a West African State. In 1969, Kilson was the first African American to become a tenured professor in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University, and was active in the formation of the university’s Afro-American Studies Department. He was named Frank G. Thomson Professor of Government in 1988. He retired in 1999 after teaching at Harvard University for forty-two years. Kilson published The Transformation of the African American Intelligentsia, 1880-2012, tracing African American intellectuals to the present day, in 2014
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Richard Roper( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government administrator Richard W. Roper was born on September 20, 1945 in Brunswick, Georgia. He received his B.A. degree in economics from Rutgers University in 1968, and his M.S. degree in public affairs from Princeton University in 1971. Roper began his career as legislative aide to the Mayor of Newark and later as director of the Office of Newark Metropolitan Studies. Roper went on to serve in several federal, state and local government positions, including as Special Assistant to the Secretary of Commerce in the Carter Administration, and as director of the Department’s Office of State and Local Government Assistance. Roper joined Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, serving from 1980 to 1992 in several public affairs positions. He also worked with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and was a senior fellow and New Jersey field research analyst at the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government
The HistoryMakers video oral history with The Honorable Eddie Bernice Johnson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson was born on December 3, 1935 in Waco, Texas. She graduated from Saint Mary’s College of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana in 1955 with her nursing certificate. Johnson then began work as a psychiatric nurse at the Dallas Veterans Administration Hospital and was eventually promoted to chief psychiatric nurse. Johnson earned her B.S. degree in nursing from the Harris School for Nursing at Texas Christian University in 1967. In 1972, she left the hospital to run for the Texas House of Representatives. In 1976, Johnson earned her M.P.A. degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, and in 1977, President Jimmy Carter appointed her to the Department of Health, Education and Welfare. In 1986, Johnson was elected to the Texas Senate and in 1992, she successfully ran for the U.S. House of Representatives. In 2001, Johnson served as Chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Naomi Long Madgett( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poet Naomi Cornelia Long Madgett was born on July 5, 1923 in Norfolk, Virginia and grew up in East Orange, New Jersey. In 1937, she moved to St. Louis, Missouri where she published Songs to a Phantom Nightingale in 1941 after graduation from Sumner High School. Madgett received her B.A. degree from Virginia State University in 1945. Moving to Detroit, she earned her M.Ed. from Wayne State University in 1955 and her Ph.D. degree from Greenwich University in 1980. In 1968, Madgett was included in Ten: Anthology of Detroit Poets and joined Eastern Michigan University where she wrote A Student’s Guide to Creative Writing. Madgett’s books include Octavia and Other Poems, and Star by Star. Forming Lotus Press in 1972, she published Pink Ladies in the Afternoon and edited Adam of Ife: Black Women in Praise of Black Men in 1992. Madgett was made Detroit’s Poet Laureate by Mayor Dennis Archer
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Jeni LeGon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film actress and tap dancer Jeni LeGon was born on August 14, 1916 in Chicago, Illinois. As a child, LeGon attended Mary Bruce's School of Dance. At age thirteen, she joined the Count Basie Orchestra's chorus line and became a professional dancer. Dancing with the Whitman Sisters troupe in 1931, LeGon formed a tap duo with her half-sister and was discovered by Hollywood. Her twenty-four film credits include: Hooray for Love, Broadway Melody of 1936, This Was Paris, Fools for Scandal, Arabian Nights, Stormy Weather, Hi De Ho and Bright Road. She returned to the screen in 2001 with Snoop Dogg in Bones. In 1969, she opened her own dance studio in Vancouver, British Columbia. LeGon is the recipient of many awards. In 1999 the National Film Board of Canada released Grant Greshuk's prize-winning documentary, Jeni LeGon: Living in a Great Big Way. LeGon passed away on December 7, 2012 at age 96
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Ed Gordon, III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV host Edward Gordon III was born on August 17, 1960 in Detroit, Michigan. In 1982, he received his B.A. degree in communications and political science from Western Michigan University. Gordon was named anchor of the weekly program BET News in 1988. He went on to host BET Tonight, NPR’s News & Notes, Our World with Black Enterprise, and BET’s Weekly with Ed Gordon. He also served as a contributor to NBC’s Dateline and Today, host of the MSNBC talk show Internight, and contributing correspondent for the CBS News program 60 Minutes II. Gordon founded and served as president of Ed Gordon Media. He hosted and executive produced the nationally syndicated Conversations with Ed Gordon and Weekend with Ed Gordon. He received such honors as an Emmy Award, the Journalist of the Year Award from the National Association of Black Journalists, and an NAACP Image Award
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Charisse R. Lillie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyer Charisse Lillie was born on April 7, 1952 in Houston, Texas. In 1973, Lillie received her B.A. degree from Wesleyan University. She received her J.D. degree from Temple University in 1976 and her LL.M. degree from Yale University in 1982. Lillie's career included a professorship at Villanova University before embarking on a career in government service as assistant U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (Civil Division) from 1985 to 1988, general counsel to the Redevelopment Authority of Philadelphia and as city solicitor for Philadelphia. In 1992, Lillie joined Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll where she served as partner and chair of the litigation department. Lillie was the recipient of numerous awards, including the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Award given by Philadelphia's Urban League. Lillie lectured and advised on issues of diversity, discrimination and affirmative action and served as chairperson of the board of the Federal Reserve Bank
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Harold Haizlip( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educator Harold C. Haizlip was born in 1935, in Washington, D.C. Haizlip graduated from Amherst College with honors with his B.A. degree in Latin, Greek and classical philology. He went on to earn his M.A. degree in teaching and his Ph.D. degree in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Upon graduation, Haizlip worked as education director at Action for Boston Community Development and as associate director of educational planning at Basic Systems, Inc. before being hired as headmaster of the New Lincoln School in New York City. In 1971, Haizlip was appointed Commissioner of Education for the U.S. Virgin Islands for St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John. From 2000 to 2002, he served as the executive director of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation of Los Angeles and Pasadena, California. In 2003, Haizlip was appointed executive director and corporate consultant for the After School Arts Program of LA’s BEST
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Dorothy B. Gilliam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newspaper columnist Dorothy Gilliam was born November 24, 1936 in Memphis, Tennessee and grew up in Louisville, Kentucky. After earning her B.A. degree in journalism from Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri, she worked for the Tri-State Defender. In 1957, she worked as the assistant editor at Jet magazine. After earning her M.A. degree from Columbia University in New York in 1960, she worked at The Washington Post in 1961 as the first African American female reporter. Her career spanned over thirty years. Gilliam authored the 1976 biography, Paul Robeson, All American. In 1993, Gilliam was elected as president of the National Association of Black Journalists where she served until 1995. In 1997, she created the Young Journalists Development program at The Washington Post. In 2004, as a fellow at George Washington School of Media and Public Affairs, Gilliam founded Prime Movers Media, a journalism mentorship for underserved students at urban schools
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Lilian Thomas Burwell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculptor, painter, and educator Lillian Thomas Burwell was born on June 7, 1927, in Washington, D.C. She earned her B.A. degree from D.C. Teacher’s College and her M.F.A. degree from Catholic University in 1975. She studied abstract expressionism with artist Benjamin Abramowitz, and then worked with hand carved wood and ‘paintings as sculpture’. She taught art at different schools, including the Pratt Institute, the District of Colombia Public Schools; the Duke Ellington School of the Arts; and Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland. In 1983, Burwell founded the Alma Thomas Memorial Gallery, and served as curatorial director. She exhibited in more than 20 venues in the United States and abroad, including Smithsonian Institution’s Anacostia Museum in Washington, D.C. She was also a graphic arts designer for the U. S. Department of Commerce. Burwell served on the board of directors of the Smithsonian Institution; Renwick Alliance; and the Arlington Arts Centers
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Robert "Buck" Brown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartoonist and painter Robert Brown was born on February 3, 1936, in Morrison, Tennessee and grew up in Chicago. He graduated from Englewood High School in 1954. In 1955, Brown joined the United States Air Force. Brown attended art classes at Wilson Junior College. In 1961, while a student at the University of Illinois, Hugh Hefner of Playboy magazine accepted one of Brown’s cartoons. During Brown’s career as a cartoonist, he was best known for Playboy magazine’s "Granny," which became a permanent fixture of the magazine. Brown was also a painter of humorous black genre paintings some of which are part of the extensive art collection of Bill and Camille Cosby. Another celebrity, singer Johnny Mathis, has a wall in his office covered with Brown’s golf cartoons. His cartoons also appeared in Ebony, Ebony Junior, Jet and Esquire magazines. Brown passed away on July 2, 2007 at age 71
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.48 (from 0.27 for Division u ... to 0.52 for The Histor ...)

Division unplugged
Languages
English (20)

Covers
Venturesome vegetarian cooking : bold flavors for meat- and dairy-free meals