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New York Center for Visual History

Overview
Works: 178 works in 577 publications in 1 language and 12,310 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Television programs  Drama 
Classifications: PS305, 811.52
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Most widely held works by New York Center for Visual History
Voices & visions ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
College course in American poetry presents the lives and poetry of 13 major poets
American cinema ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An epic analysis of the American motion picture industry that combines rare archival film, key scenes from immortal movies, interviews with leading filmmakers and commentary from noted film scholars and critics
Emily Dickinson ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of American Poet Emily Dickinson is related through photographs, readings of her poetry and the interpretive comments of other poets and writers
T.S. Eliot ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Situations from the life of T.S. Eliot, with recitations from his poetry. Part of a college course in American poetry that presents the lives and poetry of 13 major poets
Langston Hughes the dream keeper ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Situations from the life of Langston Hughes, with recitations from his poetry
Robert Frost by Robert Frost ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and career of American poet Robert Frost related through photographs, film clips, readings of his poetry and the comments of critics, writers and other poets
William Carlos Williams ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Situations from the life of William Carlos Williams, with recitations from his poetry
Sylvia Plath ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and career of American poet Sylvia Plath, related through photographs, dramatizations, readings from her works and anecdotal commentary by her mother, her teachers, various friends and other poets and writers
Hart Crane ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Situations from the life of Hart Crane, with recitations from his poetry
Marianne Moore in her own image ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and career of American poet Marianne Moore, related through photographs, film clips, readings of her poetry and critical and anecdotal commentary by other poets, writers and literary critics. Includes appearances by Moore combined with discussions and commentary by Grace Schulman
Ezra Pound American Odessy ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Situations from the life of Ezra Pound, with recitations from his poetry
Walt Whitman ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Situations from the life of Walt Whitman, with recitations from his poetry
Wallace Stevens ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and career of American poet Wallace Stevens related through photographs, film clips, readings from his poetry and commentary by literary critics and other poets
Elizabeth Bishop one art ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of American Poet Elizabeth Bishop, related through photographs, readings of her poems and critical commentary by various poets and writers
Robert Lowell ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and career of American poet Robert Lowell, related through photographs, film clips, readings of his poetry and commentary by critics, writers and other poets
Walt Whitmans ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and career of Walt Whitman, American poet, related through photographs, dramatizations, readings of his work and commentary by literary critics and other poets
The studio system ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using Paramount Pictures as a case study, this program looks at the "factory system" perfected by major film studios in 1930s Hollywood. By the 1950s a new Hollywood emerged owned by huge corporations interested primarily in profit. Charlton Heston and Harrison Ford and others discuss the conflict between industry and artistry and the challenges facing studios today
The film school generation ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the rise to prominence of a generation of directors who emerged primarily from the film schools of the University of California, Los Angeles, the University of Southern California and New York University in the 1960s. Examines the financial and cultural forces that made their ascendance possible
The western ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Featuring clips and critical commentary on films from John Ford's seminal Stagecoach (1939), Clint Eastwood's Unforgiven (1992) through the work of Arthur Penn, Sam Peckinpah, and other important directors, the program traces the aesthetic evolution of the Western film as well as the sociological importance of the genre
The Hollywood style ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The style of American movies evolved from the desire to tell a compelling, seamless story. This film examines the timeless style of Casablanca and other films to explore how American directors, screen writers, production designers, editors and cinematographers create worlds that audiences are eager to enter. Included are interviews with directors Bertrand Tavernier, Sydney Pollack, Martin Scorsese and Joseph Mankiewicz
 
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Center of Visual History
Center of Visual History New York, NY
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English (293)
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