WorldCat Identities

Parker, Gay Iris

Overview
Works: 3 works in 3 publications in 1 language and 10 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews 
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Gay Iris Parker
Making it happen : masters of invention( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black inventors who have made major contributions to the progress of society
Stride to glory( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a 1 hour documentary examining the role of African-Americans in the modern Olympic Games (1986-1996). It examines the 100 year history of the games within the social context of a post-industrial revolution American society fraught with the inequities accorded its black population ... It records through archival footage the triumphs and controversies of African American participation in the games. From Jessie Owens' victories over the German [Juggenaut] (1936) to the clenched fist salute of John Carlos and [Tommie] Smith in Mexico City (1968) ... [the program] captures both the poignant and passionate moments ..."--Excerpts from 1996 Peabody Awards entry form. Greg Gumbel hosts. Includes photographs and historical footage of social events and from previous Olympics. Covers both male and female athletes
The other side of victory : boxing special( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A television program that profiles African American boxers
 
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.45 (from 0.31 for Making it ... to 0.82 for The other ...)

Languages