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Richardson, Julieanna L.

Overview
Works: 463 works in 467 publications in 1 language and 15,665 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Oral histories  Internet videos  Biography  Documentary films  Concert films  Biographical films  Sources  History  Television interviews 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Other
Classifications: E185.97, 973.04960730092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Julieanna L Richardson
An evening with Quincy Jones( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A star-studded tribute and rare glimpse into the life of this prolific musician, through interviews with those who know him best. Features live performances by Lesley Gore, James Ingram, Bobby McFerrin, Herbie Hancock, and more
Rise of the Phoenix : voices from Chicago's black struggle, 1960-1975( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rise of the Phoenix ""is a collection of personal narratives that articulate the political, social, religious, and cultural experiences of many who participated in Chicago's black struggle for self-determination, self-reliance, and equality during the civil rights and Black Power movements. Contributors include Timuel Black, Carol Adams, John R. Porter, and Ellis Cose with a preface by Julieanna Richardson, director of The HistoryMakers. --
A conversation with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an intimate interview, Suzanne Malveaux talks with writer and scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. about growing up in West Virginia, as well as his career in academia and public television. In a scoop, Gates also shares his side of the story in the infamous arrest outside of his home in Cambridge, MA. and the 'beer summit' afterwards
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Allan Golston( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foundation executive Allan C. Golston was born on January 7, 1967 in Denver, Colorado. He received his B.S. degree in accounting from the University of Colorado, and later his M.B.A. degree from Seattle University. In 1989, Golston joined KPMG Peat Marwick as a senior auditor. In 1991, he moved to MIS, Inc. as director of business analysis and product development. He then joined the University of Colorado Hospital as its director of finance and controller in 1993. In 1997, he moved to Seattle, Washington, and became director of finance for Swedish Health Services. In 2000, Golston was approached by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and joined the organization as its chief financial and administrative officer. In October of 2006, he was named president of the United States Program for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Golston was a member of the 2011 class of Henry Crown Fellows at the Aspen Institute
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Lionel McMurren( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educator Lionel McMurren was born in Harlem, New York on October 21, 1925. Drafted into World War II, McMurren was forced to postpone his education. Upon his return, he quickly earned his A.B. degree from Brooklyn College in 1949, his M.S. degree from City College of New York in 1950 and his Ph.D. degree in education administration in 1980 from Fordham University. McMurren began teaching in 1954, at the same junior high that he had attended, Frederick Douglass. He spent most of his career there, eventually serving as principal for thirteen years. In 1982, McMurren was deputy superintendent of schools for New York and he remained in that post until retirement in 1986. McMurren was active in a number of organizations, including more than sixty years of service to St. Mark's Methodist Church. McMurren passed away on January 22, 2012 at age 86
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Alma Powell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction writer and civic leader Alma Vivian Johnson Powell was born on October 27, 1937 in Birmingham, Alabama. She graduated from Parker High School in 1954, where her father was principal. She attended Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee at the age of sixteen. In 1957, Powell received her B.A. degree from Fisk University and worked as an audiologist between 1958 and 1962 for the Boston Guild for the Hard of Hearing. She met her future husband, General Colin Powell in 1962. They married the same year in Powell’s hometown of Birmingham. Powell is currently the co-chair of America’s Promise: The Alliance for Youth and is the author of several children’s books including America’s Promise and My Little Wagon. Powell served as vice chair of the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts and chair of the Pew Center for Civic Change.  Her three children include former chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Michael Powell
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Deborah Roberts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television news reporter and correspondent Deborah Ann Roberts was born on September 20, 1960 in Perry, Georgia, and became one of the top black women in broadcast journalism. She earned her B.A. degree in journalism from the University of Georgia. She worked in Georgia and Tennessee. In 1987, she moved to ABC’s Orlando, Florida affiliate, where she became a bureau chief, co-anchoring the weekend news, and serving as the station’s field anchor at NASA during shuttle launches. In 1990, Roberts began working for NBC News as a general assignment reporter. Two years later, she went to Barcelona to cover the Summer Olympics, winning a Sports Emmy. Roberts became a reporter for NBC’s news magazine Dateline. Staying on Dateline for three years, she moved to the show’s ABC rival, 20/20. She reported on a variety of topics there. Roberts lived in New York with her husband, NBC weatherman Al Roker, and their children
The HistoryMakers video oral history with William Foster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academic administrator and band director William Patrick Foster was born on August 25, 1919, in Kansas City-Wyandotte, Kansas. He received his B.A. in music education from the University of Kansas in 1941, and his M.S. from Wayne State University in 1950. Foster earned his Ph.D. in education from Teachers College, Columbia University, in 1955. At age 17, Foster was director of an all-city band. After college, he taught at Lincoln University, Fort Valley State University and Tuskegee Institute before being hired by Florida A&M University in 1946. Foster became chairman of the music department and director of bands emeritus at Florida A&M University. He created the famed 329-piece Marching 100 Band and developed more than 200 halftime pageants. He revolutionized marching techniques and reshaped the world’s concept of marching bands. In 1998, he was elected to the National Band Association Hall of Fame. Foster passed away on August 28, 2010 at age 91
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Jerline Lambert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Real estate broker Jerline Lambert was born on July 16, 1938 in West Helena, Arkansas. Adopted at ten months, Lambert was educated in the South before moving to Chicago where she attended Northwestern University and received her B.A. degree. A mother of five, Lambert spent half her life savings on the first piece of property she owned. In 1965, Lambert worked as a sales representative at Well's Realty in Chicago until she became a certified real estate broker in 1968. Shortly thereafter, she established Lambert's Realty on Chicago’s West Side which was incorporated in 1977. Lambert became the first African American woman certified as a real estate manager and became a certified real estate appraiser. Lambert was appointed by the National Association of Realtors to work as district coordinator for Illinois Congressman Danny Davis. In 2015, Lambert retired and her son, Kenneth Lambert, succeeded her in running Lambert’s Realty
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Theodore V. Wells, Jr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Litigator Ted Wells was born Theodore V. Wells, Jr. on April 28, 1950 in Washington, D.C. Wells became known for his academic focus, and by the time he attended Coolidge High School, was known for his grades and his football-playing prowess. In 1968, he attended the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, along with classmate, Supreme Court Justice, Clarence Thomas. In 1972, he received his B.A. degree. Wells then attended Harvard Law and Harvard Business School simultaneously, receiving both his J.D. and MBA degrees in 1976. Wells joined the Lowenstein Sandler law firm in New Jersey and did pro bono criminal defense work. In 1987, he successfully defended Raymond Donovan, the U.S. Secretary of Labor, his first high profile case. By the 1990s, Wells had a rapidly growing profile as an attorney. He later defended many major employers, including Johnson & Johnson and the Mitsubishi Corporation, as well as Dick Cheney’s former chief of staff, Scooter Libby
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Ray Chew( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music director Ray Chew was born in 1958, in Harlem, New York. Chew studied music education at the Julliard School Children’s Program, and at the High School of Music and Arts in New York City. As a music arranger and multi-instrumentalist, Chew has worked with noted artists such as Gladys Knight, Quincy Jones, Diana Ross and Aretha Franklin. In 1974, Chew went on tour with recording artist and Broadway star Melba Moore. For more than twenty years, he was the music arranger on seven albums with the legendary duo Nick Ashford & Valerie Simpson. In 2008, he served as the bandleader for the Democratic National Convention; and, in 2009, he was selected by President Barack Obama to direct the Neighborhood Inaugural Ball. Chew has been recruited as a musical director on a number of television shows including Saturday Night Live, Showtime at the Apollo, American Idol, and Dancing with the Stars
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Mellody Hobson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investment executive Mellody Hobson was born in Chicago, Illinois on April 3, 1969. Hobson graduated from St. Ignatius College Preparatory High School in 1987. She attended Princeton University and received her B.A. degree from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of International Relations in 1991. She went on to work for Ariel Capital Management where she managed client services. In 2000, Hobson became president at Ariel Investments at a time when it managed more than $10 billion in assets. Hobson was a regular contributor on Good Morning America, CNN, and ABC News. She was active on committees, including service on the Board of Trustees of Princeton University and Tellabs, Inc. Hobson also served on the board of the Field Museum. Ebony magazine named her one of 30 Leaders of the Future. The 2001 Switzerland World Economic Forum named Hobson a Global Leader of Tomorrow. She married George Lucas in 2013
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Annie Rosetta "Rose" Hall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educator Annie Rosetta “Rose” Hall was born on January 1, 1897, in Hardwick, Georgia, the fourth of five children of Mary and Milus Hall. She attended Snow Hill Institute in Alabama and the Forsyth Agricultural and Mechanical State School, where she received her teaching certificate. Her father died while the children were still young, so her mother worked to take care of them, insisting that they get an education. All of Hall’s siblings went to college or trade school. For fourteen years, Hall taught in schools throughout Baldwin County and Sparta, Georgia. She returned to her hometown to take a janitorial job in the Hardwick post office. She worked there for thirty-five years. In 1970, she retired at the age of eighty-one. Hall never married or had children. She passed away on January 1, 2004 at the age of 107
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Ernie Banks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball player Ernie Banks was born on January 31, 1931 in Dallas, Texas. At age seventeen, he signed up to play with a Negro barnstorming team. In 1953, the Chicago Cubs recruited Banks from the Negro League into the majors. He hit his first home run on September 20, 1953, beginning a long career as the Cubs' most beloved player. From 1955 to 1960, Ernie Banks hit more homeruns than anyone in the majors, finishing his career with five seasons of forty or more home runs. In 1959, he became the first player in league history to win consecutive Most Valuable Player trophies. Banks was the first Cub whose number was retired. In 1977, six years after his retirement, Ernie Banks was elected into the Hall of Fame. Banks was honored with a statue of his likeness at Wrigley Field. Banks passed away on January 23, 2015 at the age of eighty-four
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Darren Walker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nonprofit and foundation executive Darren Walker was born in Lafayette, Louisiana in August 28, 1959. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 1982, and received his J.D. degree from the University of Texas School of Law in 1986. Walker was hired at the international law firm of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton in 1986. In 1988, he joined the Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS), where he spent seven years in the capital markets division. Walker then worked as Chief Operating Officer for the Abyssinian Development Corporation. He was hired by the Rockefeller Foundation in 2002, as director of its domestic urban program, and in 2006, was promoted to vice president for foundation initiatives. In 2010, Walker was appointed the Ford Foundation’s vice president for Education, Creativity and Free Expression. In 2013, he was named tenth president of the Ford Foundation, becoming the second African American to serve in that role
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Caroline Hunter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educator and activist Caroline Hunter was born on September 5, 1946 in New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1968, she received her B.S. degree in chemistry from Xavier University. After graduation, Hunter was hired as a research chemist for the Polaroid Corporation in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In 1970, upon the discovery of her employer’s involvement in the South African apartheid system, she and her co-worker and future husband, Ken Williams, formed an anti-apartheid and boycott effort called the Polaroid Revolutionary Workers Movement (PRWM). In 1971, Polaroid fired both Hunter and Williams, but the PRWM movement continued. By 1977, Polaroid completely pulled its operations out of South Africa. Hunter earned her M.Ed. degree from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education and became assistant principal of the Cambridge Rindge and Latin School. She received the Rosa Parks Memorial Award from the National Education Association and co-founded the Ken Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund in memory of her late husband
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Angela Davis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor and activist Angela Davis was born on January 26, 1944, in Birmingham, Alabama. She earned her B.S. degree from Brandeis University in 1965; her M.A. degree from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and her Ph.D. degree from Humboldt State University in Arcata, California. She began her academic career teaching at UCSD in 1969. But Governor Ronald Reagan objected to her ties to the Communist Party and pressed for her dismissal. In 1970, Davis was arrested and charged with murder in connection with a prison break by members of the Black Panther Party. She was acquitted and returned to teaching in 1972. Davis ran for vice president twice on the Communist Party ticket. Davis has been a frequent lecturer on criminal justice and the prison industrial complex. She authored several books and worked as a professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Dr. Marvin Shelton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physician and researcher Dr. Marvin L. Shelton was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on July 25, 1931. He earned his B.S., M.A. and M.D. degrees from Howard University. Completing his residency in Honolulu, Hawaii, he served as chief of the Orthopedic Section at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. From 1966 to 1994, Shelton directed the Residency Training Program at Harlem Hospital Center, encountering several unstable ankle fractures. In 1967, he pioneered a surgical technique that greatly improved the prognosis for patients with this type of injury. He helped engineer a contoured plate system that gained wide spread usage. Shelton's research and discoveries made him a prolific lecturer and publisher in the orthopedic area. He held visiting professorships at several universities including Yale University and served in leadership positions in several professional associations. In 1992, he joined New York's Presbyterian Hospital, working as attending surgeon. Shelton passed away July 7, 2004, at age 72
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Trymaine Lee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Trymaine Lee was born on September 20, 1978. He received his A.A. degree in communications from Camden County College in 2000 and his B.A. degree in journalism-communications from Rowan University in 2003. Lee first worked as a police and crime reporter at the Philadelphia Tribune and The Trentonian. In 2005, he was hired as a reporter for The Times-Picayune in New Orleans, Louisiana where he covered Hurricane Katrina and was awarded the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news reporting. From 2006 to 2010, Lee served as a staff reporter at The New York Times. From 2011 to 2012, he worked as a senior reporter for The Huffington Post where he covered the Trayvon Martin shooting. In 2012, Lee was hired as a national reporter for MSNBC. He was named the 2006 Emerging Journalist of the Year by the National Association of Black Journalists and received the April Sidney Award
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Melissa Harris-Perry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Melissa Victoria Harris-Perry was born on October 2, 1973 in Seattle, Washington. Harris-Perry received her B.A. degree in English from Wake Forest University in 1994 and her Ph.D. degree in political science from Duke University in 1999. She also studied theology at Union Theological Seminary in New York. Harris-Perry first taught at the University of Chicago and Princeton University. In 2011, she was hired as a professor of political science at Tulane University where she founded the Anna Julia Cooper Project on Gender, Race, and Politics in the South. In 2012, she became host of the “Melissa Harris-Perry” show on MSNBC. In July of 2014, Harris-Perry was named the presidential chair professor of politics and international affairs at Wake Forest University. Her books include the award-winning Barbershops, Bibles, and BET: Everyday Talk and Black Political Thought, and Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America
 
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Alternative Names
Julieanna Richardson American lawyer

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English (22)