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Ganguzza, Mark

Overview
Works: 147 works in 215 publications in 1 language and 3,142 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Interviews  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television interviews  Television talk shows  Educational television programs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 200
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mark Ganguzza
Bill Moyers on faith & reason( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers explores the mysterious region between rationality and belief, joined by some of the world's most provocative writers and thinkers
Jon Stewart on humor and an informed public( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jon Stewart is considered one of America's top social and comedic voices. In this program, veteran journalist Bill Moyers interviews Stewart, the long-standing anchor of the award-winning Daily Show with Jon Stewart, about why so many viewers get their news and analysis from his fake news show. Does humor have a role to play in ensuring an informed public? Also on the program, Josh Marshall, influential political blogger, gives his perspective on the role of politics in the recent firings of federal prosecutors and Bill Moyers remembers David Halberstam
Popular culture : rage, rights, and responsibility( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents scenarios involving antisocial and violent messages in mass media to a group of panelists. Discusses who decides what popular culture is, the role of Hollywood and other producers of mass media, and the tension between artistic expression, freedom of speech, and social responsibility. Examines the impact of TV, music, and movies on young people and American society in general
Liberty and security in an age of terrorism( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Fred Friendly Seminar explores the balance between national security and civil liberties in the post September 11 world. The moderator presents a hypothetical scenario to the panelists to begin discussions of: the USA PATRIOT Act, surveillance of suspects, closed detention hearings, demands for student information, and what constitutes an enemy combatant
Who gets to know? : genetics and privacy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When it comes to genetic testing, how much should a patient be told? If the news is bad, who else should the patient inform? And could - or should - such privileged information be made available to employers, insurance companies, and others? This Fred Friendly Seminar moderated by Harvard Law School's Arthur Miller offers a compelling discourse on the far-reaching ethical, social, legal, and economic implications of genetic testing"--Container
Salman Rushdie by Elisa Mantin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning in 1989, Salman Rushdie spent ten years of his life underground, hiding from Islamic assassins - for the sin of writing a book. Throughout his ordeal, Rushdie kept writing, and emerged in public when Ayatollah Khomeini died. In 2006, as president of the PEN American center--PEN stands for the organization of poets, essayists, and novelists--that works worldwide for freedom of speech and conscience. Before leaving office Rushdie brought over one hundred writers together for a public discussion about what he calls 'the hot-button issue' of the day, faith and reason
Now with Bill Moyers : John Nichols and Robert McChesney on the media and democracy by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, media experts John Nichols and Robert McChesney join Bill Moyers to examine America's corporate media machine and the dire implications of closed-door deregulatory decisions. Nichols, Washington correspondent for The Nation, and McChesney, author of Rich Media, Poor Democracy: Communication Politics in Dubious Times, discuss, among other topics, the pernicious influence of corporate interests on the free press, which they contend have become a major barrier to the exercise of democracy
Ethics in America II( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New, and yet familiar, hypothetical cases are debated and agonized over by eminent leaders from government, business, science and academia. [The program] follows its predecessor by exploring gripping ethical dilemmas using the time-honored Socratic Dialogue format. The programs can be used with a study guide to help teachers engage their students in the process of ethical reasoning and acquaint them with its traditions through historical essays and other writings. A website with background on the programs and issues is coordinated with the series"--Container label
Other side of the news( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This panel discussion, which was taped on October 21, 1988, explores the Tawana Brawley case and the effect it had on the press. Participants included David Diaz, Kim Dillon, Billy House, and Jerry Nachman
Bill Moyers journal. August 24, 2007( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Local news is the heartbeat of democracy, so why is it disappearing from communities around the nation? In this program, Bill Moyers talks with journalist Rick Karr and media activist Hannah Sassaman about the uncertain future of Americas low power radio stations, which in many cases are the last media outlets covering important local events. Also, Moyers and FCC Commissioner Michael Copps discuss regulatory rules being considered that will redefine the ownership and control permitted media conglomerates. What would an even stronger Big Media mean for objectivity and the marketplace of ideas, and what are the potential implications for the Internet, currently free and unfettered?
Benjamin Barber on globalization( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers discusses with Benjamin Barber, a University of Maryland professor, the emerging new world order and examines recent political and economic events happening in the world. Professor Barber deems that the two fundamental forces at work behind these events are: globalism and tribalism
9/11 : for the record( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NOW analyzes the 9/11 Commission report and connects the dots of what happened that day and the warning signs leading up to it. This special episode highlights the agonizing close calls, missteps, and outright failures of two administrations and America's intelligence and security agencies in the months and years leading up to 9/11
NOW with Bill Moyers : Mark Hertsgaard on the world's love/hate relationship with America( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why has much of the world's regard for America diminished in the last few years? Journalist and author Mark Hertsgaard, who traveled the globe gauging foreigners' ambivalence towards the United States shares his findings, published in his new book, "The Eagle's Shadow: Why America Fascinates and Infuriates the World." Additionally, Hertsgaard comments on how America's role is changing in the wake of September 11th, and the key U.S. environmental and foreign policy decisions that have proven divisive of the international community, as well as a perceived lack of difference between globalization and Americanization
Now with Bill Moyers : Daniel Yankelovich on public opinion research( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers talks with the survey pioneer recently named one of the 20th century's ten most influential people in the area of public policy. From his vast experience in the field, Daniel Yankelovich explains the agendas behind public opinion research, homing in on its uses and abuses by special interest groups. He also discusses the integral link between the economy and education, as well as what Americans can do to become poll savvy
Fueling our future : a Fred Friendly seminar on alternative energy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Fred Friendly Seminar features a panel of high-profile environmental and political leaders tasked with envisioning America's energy future. Broadcast journalist Frank Sesno, assuming the top post in a hypothetical presidential administration, challenges each "cabinet member" to contribute to a strategy that will end American dependence on foreign oil and all fossil fuels. A separate scenario involving the political and technical aspects of wind farming is also explored."--Container
Moyers on America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Net @ risk -- A boon to computer users, broadband has meant fast Internet services for millions. But as the phone and cable giants that operate these networks consider the profits to be made by controlling the content and delivery of the Internet, Net Neutrality - and the easy sharing of ideas and opinions that goes with it - may soon become a thing of the past in America
Katie Roiphe on pornography, censorship, and feminism( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How damaging to society, and women in particular, is the proliferation of pornography? And how is the tension resolved between community standards and First Amendment rights? Bill Moyers talks to Katie Roiphe, feminist critic and author of The morning after : sex, fear, and feminism [on campus]. Expanding on may of the ideas in her book, Roiphe discusses how restrictions on pornography could lead to more general censorship, while widespread access actually undermines pornography's fascination."--Container
Karen Armstrong on religious fundamentalism( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics include the psychological impact of religious fundamentalism, the concept of sacredness, the relationship between religion and psychology, and the connections among the three religions of the Book
 
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NOW with Bill Moyers : Mark Hertsgaard on the world's love/hate relationship with AmericaKaren Armstrong on religious fundamentalism