Most widely held works about Paul Robeson
Most widely held works by Paul Robeson
The undiscovered Paul Robeson : an artist's journey, 1898-1939 by Paul Robeson ( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,303 libraries worldwide
Paul Robeson, Jr. speaks to America by Paul Robeson ( Book )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
A Black way of seeing : from "liberty" to freedom by Paul Robeson ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
In the tradition of James Baldwin's Notes of a Native Son, Robeson's A Black Way of Seeing melds history and analysis in a sweeping panorama of the present moment as we know it to be--scathing in its understanding of why Black empowerment has failed and prescient in its articulation of what it will take for Black Americans to be agents of change for the country as a whole.
The undiscovered Paul Robeson : quest for freedom, 1939-1976 by Paul Robeson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
The eagerly awaited second volume of Paul Robeson Jr.'s acclaimed biography of his father, the legendary singer, actor, and social activist. The greatest scholar-athlete-performing artist in U.S. history, Paul Robeson was one of the most compelling figures of the twentieth century. In this final volume of his groundbreaking biography, Paul Robeson Jr. tells the untold, inside story of his father's life from World War II until his death, including his fight against racism and injustice and his courageous defiance of persecution by government agencies. Breaks new ground, using unpublished photo ...
Paul Robeson pioneer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Sanders of the river: Commissioner Sanders, representative of the British Crown, puts down a bloody rebellion and re-establishes harmony for the pro-British river people in this tale of adventure in Nigeria. Jericho: An African American soldier flees to the African desert during WWI after he accidentally causes the death of his sergeant and is sentenced to death for murder. True pioneer: In 1928, Paul Robeson moved to Londan and during the next twelve years, made six feature films. Paul Robeson Jr. and British film historians Ian Christie and Stephen Bourne review Robeson's pioneering work in British cinema.
Paul Robeson icon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Emperor Jones: Brutus Jones, a African American Pullman porter schemes, swindles, and powers his way to become ruler of a Caribbean island. Paul Robeson : tribute to an artist: traces the singer-actor and political activist's career through his activism and his socially charged performances of his signature song, Ol' Man River. Our Paul: Actors Ruby Dee and James Earl Jones and filmmaker William greaves recall Paul Robeson, his impact on African-American culture, and the controversy that plagued his final years. Robeson on Robeson: Paul Robeson's son, Paul Robeson, Jr. briefly discusses his father's approach to film and specifically his role as Emperor Jones.
Readings from Voices of a people's history of the United States ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Historian Howard Zinn and writer Anthony Arnove are joined by artists and actors to present dramatic readings of selections from their book, Voices of a People's History of the United States, published by Seven Stories Press.
Daniel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Daniel is tormented by shattering memories of his parents' execution for espionage. Daniel embarks on a painful journey through three decades of dissidence and demoralizing struggles with the help of his wife, lawyer, and adoptive parents.
Paul Robeson, tributes, selected writings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Voices of a people's history of the United States ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Historian Howard Zinn and writer Anthony Arnove are joined by artists and actors to present dramatic readings of selections from Voices of a People's History of the United States, published by Seven Stories Press.
Robert Gwathmey : January 21 thru February 9, 1946, ACA Gallery, New York City, N.Y by Robert Gwathmey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Here I stand by Paul Robeson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Borderline ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and German and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Russian-English glossary of electronics and physics ( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Ich singe Amerika : ein Lebensbild Paul Robesons by Viktor Gorochov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in German and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Russian-English glossary of acoustics and ultrasonics ( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
500 years later ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the socioeconomic effects of the holocaust of enslavement and colonialism on people of African descent around the world.
Celebrating legendary black actors ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Showboat ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A musical drama of love aboard a Mississippi show boat.
How Paul Robeson became a non-person by Paul Robeson ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Arthur Alpert, host of Inside Media program on WNET television station, New York, interviews Paul Robeson, Jr. about his father Paul Robeson, Sr. (1898-1976), who was a famous Afro-American football player, singer, actor, and linguist who became a non-person in the 1950's because of his political views. Includes recorded selections of his singing.
Action and adventure films Actors Africa, North African American actors African American motion picture actors and actresses African Americans African American singers African Americans--Politics and government African Americans--Race identity Belafonte, Harry,--1927- Biography Black power Carmichael, Stokely Colonial administrators Colonies Cultural pluralism Doctorow, E. L.,--1931- Documentary films Drama Executions and executioners Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Great Britain History Jewish families Jews King, Martin Luther,--Jr.,--1929-1968 Mississippi Motion picture actors and actresses Nigeria Political activists Political corruption Political films Political science Race relations Robeson, Paul Robeson, Paul,--1898-1976 Singers Social classes Soldiers Sources Spy films Trials (Espionage) United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired West Indies World War (1914-1918) X, Malcolm,--1925-1965
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