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University of Alabama Center for Public Television

Overview
Works: 113 works in 128 publications in 1 language and 389 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Biography  Music  Documentary television programs 
Classifications: NK9112, 746.46
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Most widely held works by University of Alabama
With fingers of love ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical profile of the Freedom Quilting Bee, a cooperative in Wilcox County, Alabama that makes quilts as a business and as art
The Lowndes County Freedom Organization ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program examines the rise of Stokely Carmichael and his Lowndes County Freedom Party, which he formed to get blacks registered to vote. These efforts are examined against the backdrop of murder and intimidation which accompanied the struggle for civil rights. None of the Party's candidates were ultimately elected, but the groundwork had been laid for the poor and disenfranchised in the South to gain political power
Tuskegee, Alabama living black & white, a tale of two cities ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the history of Tuskegee, Alabama and Tuskegee University as seen through the experiences of black and white citizens of the city. Explores race and culture of this area and examines economic and educational differences based on race. Features interviews with former mayor, Johnny Ford and writer, Mab Segrest and their perceptions of racial differences in their hometown
How firm a foundation ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses how the work of Booker T. Washington and the generosity of Julius Rosenwald led to the construction of school buildings for black students in the South (537 of them in Alabama), dramatically improving education in the United States
The amazing story of kudzu ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the story of kudzu from its introduction into the United States at the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition. Seen as a nuisance by some people because of its fast-growing capabilities, the kudzu plant is also being used in making kudzu tea, kudzu syrup, fried kudzu leaves, kudzu baskets, etc
Coat of many colors a tapestry of Alabama artists ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Showcases Alabama's musicians, painters, sculptors, writers, and others who combine the state's rich artistic traditions and their own unique vision to create fascinating, innovative, and memorable works of art." Some artists who appear are Frances de la Rosa, Mary Ward Brown, Dyann Robinson, Charlie Louvin, Mark Childress, the Etowah Youth Symphony, Sam Phillips, Gene Ivey
Pastoral care for the Alzheimer victim and family caregiver ( Visual )
in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alzheimer's disease is the permanent loss of intellectual function from the death of brain cells, yet the afflicted humans are not stripped of their souls. This program focuses on key issues which can help pastors and congregations in their mission of caring for the victims and their caregivers
Music and memories of the Civil War Bobby Horton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dance of identity the choreography of Dyann Robinson ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles dancer Dyann Robinson, formerly of the Dance Theatre of Harlem and the cast of Bubblin' Brown Sugar, now director of the Tuskegee Repertory Theater. Discusses her mission of bringing the arts to her native Tuskegee and includes clips of dance performances
Against the mainstream ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interview and profile of Gould Beech, controversial Alabama civil rights advocate, newspaperman, publisher, and media advisor and speechwriter to Alabama governor Big Jim Folsom, and his wife Mary
Animal, vegetable, mineral the art of Frank Fleming ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the evolution of the career of Alabama artist Frank Fleming. Takes viewers into the artist's studio to see him building his works in porcelain clay. Includes comments from the artist, a museum director, curator, and art magazine editor
A voice of justice and reason Buford Boone's Tuscaloosa News ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about a community newspaper speaking out against local popular opinion and in support of the court ordered integration of the University of Alabama in 1956. Examines Buford Boone's controversial Tuscaloosa News editorials that ostracized him from many towns people but won him the Pulitzer Prize in 1957. His courageous calls for law and order branded him as an integrationist, but he wouldn't back down to the Klan or the White Citizen's Council
Let her own works praise her Julia Tutwiler ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kathryn Tucker Windham presents the life and accomplishments of Julia Tutwiler, from Green Springs, Hale County and performs scenes from her play depicting the life of Julia. Miss Tutwiler was a teacher for 30 years, 20 of those years at Livingston as president, wrote the state song, Alabama, and among other things, worked to improve the conditions of the prisons and prisoners
"Ev'ry time I feel the spirit" the life of William Levi Dawson ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A profile of the life and music of William Levi Dawson, a professor of music at Tuskegee University and regarded as one of America's foremost black classical composers
I shall not be moved the legacy of W.C. Patton ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the 84 year-old W.C. Patton, pioneer civil rights activist, and president of the Alabama State Conference of the NAACP. Patton was instrumental in voter registration programs and became the organization's national voter education director when Alabama outlawed the NAACP in 1956. Also examines the registration and education campaigns Patton conducted, even before the 1965 Voting Rights Act
The conscience of a Congressman by Michael Letcher ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life of Southern politician Carl Elliott and illustrates how he challenged and helped change the culture of the South. Explores his background, childhood and political views. Includes interviews with family, friends, and national leaders in addition to comments from Congressman Elliott on his career and life
The Amistad incident and its impact ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the history and legacy of the revolt on the slave ship Amistad, including the founding of the American Missionary Association, which went on to establish many educational institutions for Blacks. Features visits to the Amistad Research Center at Tulane University and Talladega College in Alabama
Sounds of a Southern Christmas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sampling of traditional Christmas music from all over the South. Includes shaped-note singing by the Sand Mountain Sacred Harp Choir (Ider, Alabama), a slave shout song by the McIntosh County (Georgia) Shouters, a North Carolina Appalachian ballad performed by Sheila Kay Adams, an African American a capella quartet in Atlanta, the Balfa Toujours string band of St. Martinville, Louisiana, Carla Isaac of Lynchburg, South Carolina performing "Sweet Little Jesus Boy", and a country hymn performed by Jerry and Tammy Sullivan of Wagerville, Alabama
How rare a possession ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We see three unique Alabama homes: Eufaula's Kendall Manor (Belvedere); Van Valkenburgh-Johnston House in Huntsville; Birmingham's Swann House/Chaucer Hall. Their current owners talk of the history of the homes and their personal reasons for owning these homes
The Wayfaring stranger ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A program about the true story of William Luke, a determined Canadian who came to Cross Plains, Alabama, to preach equality and to educate ex-slaves during Reconstruction, and who was eventually killed by a lynch mob
 
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