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Voices & visions( Visual )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College course in American poetry presents the lives and poetry of 13 major poets
Langston Hughes : the dream keeper( Visual )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of American author Langston Hughes. Examines the role of race in his poetry, the influence of 1920s jazz and blues on the development of his poetic vision, and his efforts to fulfill the writer's duties to society. Includes appearances by Hughes and performances of his poetry, combined with discussions by Arnold Rampersad and James Baldwin. Designed for use in a television course on modern American poetry
Emily Dickinson( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 529 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
Robert Frost : New England in Autumn by Robert Frost( Visual )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 521 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
T.S. Eliot( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 516 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
American cinema by New York Center for Visual History( Visual )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 515 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
William Carlos Williams( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of William Carlos Williams, with recitations from his poetry
Wallace Stevens by Wallace Stevens( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 401 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
Marianne Moore( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 392 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 )

20 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Situations from the life of Hart Crane, with recitations from his poetry
Elizabeth Bishop : one art( Visual )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 354 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 )

22 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 311 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
American cinema( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 149 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
The western by Bill Ross( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 103 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 studio system : Film in the television age( Visual )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using Paramount Pictures as a case study, the program looks at the "factory system" perfected by major film studios in 1930s Hollywood. Explores the tensions in the industry between the artistic goals of the talent and the manufacturing goals of studio executives. Discusses how the industry was impacted by the separation of motion picture studios and motion picture theatres, television, the emergence of independent film makers, non-exclusive contracts, and conglomerate ownership. Includes commentary by motion picture producers, directors and actors, including Charlton Heston and Harrison Ford
The Hollywood style( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archival footage to trace the history of American cinema, the development of stylistic techniques and motion picture studios. With excerpts from both classic and modern films, the program reveals the filmmaking techniques used to draw viewers into the stories. Describes the process of film production in the Hollywood studios, including the roles of directors, cinematographers, writers, editors and production designers. Includes interviews with Hollywood directors Sydney Pollack, Martin Scorsese and Joseph Mankiewicz
Ezra Pound( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explores the life and work of American poet Ezra Pound. Examines the poet's friendships, his growing disillusionment with modern life, and his isolation and obsession with economic and political ideas that led him, after several years in Italy, to deliver radio broadcasts supporting Mussolini. Includes narrations by Pound combined with discussions and commentary by Basil Bunting, James Laughlin, Alfred Kazin, and Hugh Kenner
 
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Center of Visual History New York, NY

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English (294)

German (2)

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Langston Hughes : the dream keeperEmily DickinsonRobert Frost : New England in AutumnT.S. EliotWilliam Carlos WilliamsWallace StevensMarianne MooreHart Crane