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American cinema by New York Center for Visual History( Visual )

31 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 794 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
Voices & visions( Visual )

20 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College course in American poetry presents the lives and poetry of 13 major poets
Emily Dickinson( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 661 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
Langston Hughes the dream keeper( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of Langston Hughes, with recitations from his poetry
T.S. Eliot( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of T.S. Eliot, with recitations from his poetry
Robert Frost( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 582 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
Sylvia Plath( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 554 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
Walt Whitmans( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of Walt Whitman, with recitations from his poetry
William Carlos Williams( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of William Carlos Williams, with recitations from his poetry
Marianne Moore in her own image( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 468 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
Hart Crane( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of Hart Crane, with recitations from his poetry
Ezra Pound American Odessy( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of Ezra Pound, with recitations from his poetry
Wallace Stevens( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 390 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 )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 384 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 )

19 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 346 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
Film in the television age( Visual )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 176 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 Hollywood style( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 163 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
Romantic comedy( Visual )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program explores romantic comedy films which often indirectly reveal truths about the battle of the sexes. Explores both sides of American romantic comedy, the surface humor and its roots in questions of gender and sexuality, Includes interviews with directors, screenwriters and scholars
The western( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 139 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 star( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan Crawford serves as a case study in the program, with many other stars profiled. Interviews with critics, scholars, and studio publicists round out this study of Hollywood stardom as a cultural phenomenon
 
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William Carlos Williams
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Center of Visual History New York, NY

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Voices & visionsEmily DickinsonLangston Hughes the dream keeperT.S. EliotRobert FrostSylvia PlathWalt WhitmansWilliam Carlos Williams