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Bagwell, Orlando

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

12 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive story of the Civil Rights era from the point of view of the ordinary men and women whose extraordinary actions launched a movement that changed the fabric of American life, and embodied a struggle whose reverberations are felt today
Africans in America : America's journey through slavery by Steve Fayer( Visual )

26 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America. This series exposes the truth through surprising revelations, dramatic recreations, rare archival photography, riveting first-person accounts and defines the reality of slavery's past through insightful commentary
Citizen King : 1963-1968 by PBS Home Video( Visual )

25 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In exploring the last few years of his life, this ... American experience production traces King's efforts to recast himself by embracing causes beyond the civil rights movement, by becoming a champion of the poor and an outspoken opponent of the war in Vietnam. Tapping into a rich archive of photographs and film footage and using diaries, letters, and eyewitness accounts of fellow activists, friends, journalists, political leaders and law enforcement officials, this film brings fresh insights to King's impossible journey, his charismatic leadership and his truly remarkable impact."--Container
Roots of resistance : a story of the underground railroad by WGBH Educational Foundation( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,163 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 )

39 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 582 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"--Original videocassette container
Frederick Douglass : when the lion wrote history by Scott Paddor( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 549 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 )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probes the traditions of dance in communities around the world--from the often misunderstood waltz to the eloquent gestures of an Asante court dancer in Ghana, and from the latest hip-hop in Morocco to a ballet class in Russia and a modern dance rehearsal in New York
Matters of race( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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"--Container
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... is the first comprehensive history of the people, the stories, the events, and the issues of the 20th century struggle for justice in America."--1987 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt. Episode three uses archival footage and interviews to look at two major events that involved college students in the civil rights struggle: the lunch counter sit-ins in Nashville, Tennessee and the Freedom Riders trip from Washington D.C. to Jackson, Mississippi. The program also looks at the formation of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and the importance it played in these events. Includes footage of excerpts of speeches of Ben West, Jim Lawson, Rev. Adam Clayton Powell, James Peck, Gov. John Patterson, Jim Zwerg, Robert Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the right to vote. Tells how the African American citizens who had been denied the right to vote stepped forward and demanded a place in the political process. Medgar Evers, Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, and others, died trying to help them. Shows the formation of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) to challenge the 1964 Democratic Party Convention
Ain't scared of your jails 1960-1961( Visual )

9 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 216 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 190 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 172 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 )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 143 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 )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 140 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
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years, 1954-1965( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the civil rights movement in the United States from 1954 to 1965. Uses archival footage and interviews with participants in the movement
Mississippi : is this America?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 90 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 88 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 88 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
 
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