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Radiotelevisione della Svizzera italiana

Overview
Works: 239 works in 387 publications in 5 languages and 9,910 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Drama  Television adaptations  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Operas  Televised operas  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Production personnel, Other
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Radiotelevisione della Svizzera italiana
 
Most widely held works by Radiotelevisione della Svizzera italiana
Alice Walker ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author Alice Walker. Therein, Walker discusses her life, contemporary America, the "womanist" perspective, and reads from her poetry
August Wilson by August Wilson ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with playwright August Wilson. Therein, Wilson describes his role as passing down the practical and spiritual wisdom of the African American community in his writings. He also expounds upon the influence of black traditions like storytelling and blues music in contributing to his plays
Toni Morrison ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author Toni Morrison. Therein, Morrison reads from her two novels and discusses her views of the contributions made by African Americans to American literature
Giorni e nuvole ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Italian and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Well-to-do, sophisticated couple, Elsa and Michele, have a 20 year-old daughter, Alice, and enough money for Elsa to leave her job and fulfill an old dream of studying art history. After she graduates, however, their lives change. Michele confesses he hasn't worked in two months and was fired by the company he founded years ago. Elsa overcomes her initial shock by pouring extra energy into facing the crisis while Michele, exhausted by an unsuccessful job hunt, lets himself go, alternating between vivacity and apathy. The growing distance between them eventually leads to a break-up. Only when they part will they realize that they risk losing their most precious possession: the love that binds them"--Container
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in Italian and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an ill-fated love affair between an idealistic poet and a comsumptive flower-maker
Gloria Naylor ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author Gloria Naylor. Therein, Naylor discusses the influence of other black women writers on herself, growing up in the South, her early involvement with religion, learning to articulate one's experience, writing in different voices, and writing to explore one's beliefs
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in Italian and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American naval officer marries a Japanese geisha girl known as Butterfly and then abandons her. Butterfly steadfastly awaits his return for three years, only to learn when Pinkerton returns that he has married an American woman
Charles Johnson ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author Charles Richard Johnson. Therein, Johnson describes his literary objective: to explore classic, metaphysical questions from East and West against the backdrop of African life and history
John Wideman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with author John Wideman. Therein, Wideman discusses the dilemma of the committed African American intellectual torn between the urban underclass and a predominantly white, middle-class literary audience
Alex Haley ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In one of the few in-depth conversations with Alex Haley before his death in 1992, this film is a moving testament to a man who became a symbol of African Americans' determination to endure and excel
Raye makhfi Il vote è segreto ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in Persian and English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's Election Day on a remote island off the coast of Iran and a ballot box is parachuted to shore. An unnamed soldier is assigned to escort a female bureaucrat to gather votes. Together, they embark on a chaotic journey, turning the island upside down desperately seeking anyone's vote. There is more to the secret ballot than the two could ever imagine
In black and white conversations with African American writers ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews with African American writers
N. Scott Momaday ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Native American experience is portrayed in conversations with N. Scott Momaday
Adanggaman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Bambara and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ossei is a strong-willed young man who sets out to rescue his mother when their village is raided. His quest leads him to the stronghold of the dreaded King Adanggaman, an arrogant despot who thrives on the slave trade and uses fierce female warriors to enforce his power. One of these Amazons, herself a former slave, falls in love with Ossei, and they escape to the bush
Cannonball Adderley live in '63 by Cannonball Adderley ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most highly respected alto saxophonists in the history of jazz performs live in Switzerland and Germany
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1981 in Italian and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The action takes place in ancient Egypt, and tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard, for a slave girl, Aida. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia, who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joined by Aida, who dies with him
The secret life of Sergei Eisenstein by Gian Carlo Bertelli ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and work of the legendary Russian filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein (1898-1948), who ranks among the undisputed masters of the cinema. Based on his private memoires,and using rare archive material this film presents examples from his drawings, stage productions and films from Russia, through his travels in the politically shifting climates of Europe, the U.S., and Mexico, and back to the Soviet Union. It explores his relationships with contemporaries ranging from Walt Disney and Charlie Chaplin to D.W. Griffith
James Welch ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Native American experience is portrayed in conversations with James Welch
Gerald Vizenor ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Native American experience is portrayed in conversations with Gerald Vizenor
Sworn virgins ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Multiple languages and English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a mountainous area of Albania, an ancestral code of laws -- observed to this day -- placed women in the bottom rank of society. But there is one loophole. The ancient laws allowed certain women known as Sworn Virgins to take an oath in front of their clan, announcing intention to remain virgins
 
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Alternative Names
Monte Ceneri (Radio)
Radio della Svizzera Italiana
Radio Monte Ceneri
Radio-télévision suisse italienne
Radio televisione svizzera
Radio televisione svizzera di lingua italiana
Radio und Fernsehen der Italienischen Schweiz
Radiotelevisione della Svizzera Italiana Lugano Rete 2
Radiotelevisione svizzera
Radiotelevisione svizzera di lingua italiana
RSI
RTSI
RTSI Abkuerzung
RTSI (Radiotelevisione della svizzera italiana)
RTSI Rete 2
Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft. Direzione regionale della radiotelevisione svizzera italiana
Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft. Radiotelevisione della svizzera italiana
Società svizzera di radiotelevisione. Radiotelevisione della Svizzera italiana
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