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Bagwell, Orlando

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Most widely held works by Orlando Bagwell
Eyes on the prize( Visual )

23 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
Africans in America : America's journey through slavery by Steve Fayer( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program follows the history of American slavery from its birth to the Civil War. Considers the contradictions that lie at the heart of the founding of the American nation. The infant democracy pronounced all men to be created equal while enslaving one race to benefit another. Portrays the struggles of the African people in America, from their arrival in the 1600s to the last days of the Civil War
Citizen King : 1963-1968 by PBS Home Video( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history
Roots of resistance : a story of the underground railroad by WGBH Educational Foundation( Visual )

22 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the underground railroad through narratives of escaped slaves. Includes interviews with descendants of slaves and slave holders of Somerset Place, a plantation in North Carolina, who describe the personal danger and terrible risk involved in each slave's departure
Malcolm X : make it plain by William Strickland( Visual )

38 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and German and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This definitive biography weaves together interviews, archival footage, photographs, and an original score to portray the fascinating intellectual journey of a complex man whose ideas resonate today."--Container
Frederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history by Scott Paddor( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon his writings and speeches, this is the story of Frederick Douglass, an elegant orator and provocative abolitionist
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
Matters of race( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using the personal writings of several leading American authors, and the voices and stories of Americans young and old ... Matters of Race explores the complex demands of the country's rapidly changing multiracial and multicultural society and shows how American citizens imagine the new America of the 21st century"--Original container
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth in a six-part documentary series on the American civil rights movement. This segment focuses on the personal risks faced by ordinary citizens as they assumed responsibility for social change, particularly during the 1962-64 voting rights campaign in Mississippi. The state became a testing ground of constitutional principles as civil rights activists concentrated their energies on the right to vote. White resistance to the sharing of political power clashed with the strong determination of movement leaders to bring Mississippi blacks to the ballot box. In Freedom Summer 1964, tension between white resistance and movement activists climaxed in the tragic murder of three young civil rights workers
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ain't scared of your jails (1960-1961) : Covers lunch counter sit-ins and their impact on the Kennedy and Nixon presidential race of 1960, the formation of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee, and the freedom rides of 1961 organized by the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)
Ain't scared of your jails 1960-1961( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on two major events involving students in the civil rights struggle - the lunch counter sit-ins in the south (particularly Nashville, Tennessee) and the Freedom Riders trip from Washington D.C. to Mississippi. Included in the program is the formation of the Student Nonviolent Coordination Committee and the importance it played in these events
Dancing : new worlds, new forms by Raoul Trujillo( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the heritage that enslaved Africans brought to North and South America via dance. From the Samba in Rio to the Lindy -hop in Harlem, cultural collisions have shaped the popular dances of today
Racism 101( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontline focuses on the racism problems at the University of Michigan campus
Africans in America( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Wood is interviewed about William Dunbar, Equiano's observations of independence, the Stamp Act, song as a means of protest, the dynamics leading up to the Revolutiony War, Phillis Wheatley, Dunmore's Proclamation, the Somerset case, 18th century hope for freedom and equality, The Declaration of Independence, the dream deferred, the evacuation of the British from New York and the former slaves stuck in the middle
The terrible transformation( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America, from their arrival in the 1600s to the last days before the Civil War. This first episode examines the origins of one of the largest forced human migrations in recorded history. After the arrival of the first Africans in Virginia in 1619, the British colonies laid the groundwork for a system of racial slavery which generated profits that ensured the colonies' growth and survival
Mississippi--is this America? : 1962-1964( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes on the prize is the most critically acclaimed documentary on civil rights in America. Episode 5: Mississippi's grass-roots civil rights movement becomes an American concern when college students travel south to help register black voters and three activists are murdered. The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party challenges the regular Mississippi delegation at the Democratic Convention in Atlantic City
Mississippi : is this America?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the continuing civil rights struggle in Mississippi. The story covers the voter registration drive during Freedom Summer in 1964 when students and others from the north came to Mississippi to implement black participation in the political process. Also includes the formation of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and their unsuccessful attempt to sit in at the 1964 Democatic Party convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey
Africans in America( Visual )

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

Charles Joyner is interviewed about the origins of the South Carolina colony, the origins of rice culture, preparing the land for rice cultivation, the need for highly-skilled African slaves on rice plantations, diversity of Africans in South Carolina, the Middle Passage, fear of malaria and plagues, the task system in South Carolina, siege mentality and the Stono Rebellion, how a white minority controls a black majority, paradox of slavery and freedom in the Constitution and Declaration of Independence
Africans in America( Visual )

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

Charles Duell is interviewed about the role of the Middleton family in South Carolina history, land ownership as a measure of wealth, Arthur Middleton's decision to grow rice, plantation life, concerns about insurrections, contributions of the Middleton family to the colonies and their role in the revolution
Africans in America( Visual )

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

Thelma Foote is interviewed about the historical importance of the African Burial Ground in New York colony, life in the early Colonial settlements, how the colonies changed with the introduction of black labor, laws to limit the rights of black people, rise of slave labor in the colonies following the introduction of African slaves into Barbados, life in the South Carolina colony, life in the New York colony and curfew laws, New York City slave conspiracy, the importance of studying our racial past
 
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