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Rockefeller, Ken

Overview
Works: 18 works in 99 publications in 1 language and 508 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Educational television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Television adaptations  Television plays  Nonfiction television programs  Literatures 
Roles: Director, Production personnel
Classifications: PR6003.E282, 822.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ken Rockefeller
Ceremony of innocence by Ronald Ribman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2002 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of the Ronald Ribman play, 11th century England is a land bloodied, embattled and beset by hordes of invading pagan Danes and disputatious nobles
Japan the living tradition( Visual )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the Japanese theater arts of Noh, Kabuki, and Bunraku
Japan, the living tradition( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the evolution of Japan's traditional culture and the history of the pre-modern era preceding the western contacts of the 1850's. Utilizes studio production and location footage by the University of Mid-America, supplemented by archival footage supplied principally by NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)
Early Japan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the three earliest of Japan's prehistoric periods: the Jomon, the Yayoi, and the Kofun. Reviews important developments of the Heian Period (794 to 1184 A.D.): the control of the Fujiwara family in the imperial court, the spread of Buddhism, and the development of a system of writing
The Performing arts( Visual )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt. I. Takushi and Little discuss how the Japanese have kept the ancient forms of performing arts, dating from the 8th century alive to today. Demonstrations of Gagaku music and Kabuki. Pt. II. Discussion of Japanese music, both native and Western, as well as current and traditional plays and a look at the Japanese motion picture industry
Ceremony of innocence by Ronald Ribman( Visual )

in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical drama of 11th century England
The Religious experience( Visual )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents knowledge and insights of contemporary Japan. This episode looks at Japanese religious and philosophical beliefs: Shinto, Buddhism, Confucianism
Japan, the living tradition. Early Japan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines developments during the Heian Period (794-1184 A.D.) involving the Fujiwara family, Buddhism, and the Japanese writing system
Krapp's last tape by Samuel Beckett( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television adaptation of Samuel Beckett's stage drama. Taped in 1971, but not broadcast until the videotape was restored in 1988
The Feudal experience( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of Feudal Japan from late 12th century A.D. to modern times, a period of major social and political change
Japan the changing tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considers modern Japanese history from the first contacts with the West in the 1500's, tracing the emergence of the nation from isolation to its present day position as a leading economic power
Literature( Visual )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the literature of pre-modern Japan, the Tokugawa and modern periods. Explores the development of poetry and prose forms, the effect of seclusion on Japanese writers, and the changes prompted by reopening the country to the rest of the world
The Performing arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt. I. Takushi and Little discuss how the Japanese have kept the ancient forms of performing arts, dating from the 8th century alive to today. Demonstrations of Gagaku music and Kabuki. Pt. II. Discussion of Japanese music, both native and Western, as well as current and traditional plays and a look at the Japanese motion picture industry
The Visual arts( Visual )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part I focuses on the use of wood by Japanese artisans. Japanese concepts of anonymous creativity are shown in sculptures and shrines. No difference exists between artists and craftsmen in creating works of art to traditional themes. Discusses the Ise shrine, Shinto shrines in comparison to Buddhist shrines, the Miroku statues of Buddha at Chuguji and Koruji, the famed sculptor Unkei, woodblock printing and ukiyo-e, Izumo shrine, Toshodaiji, Todoiji, Byodoin, the Katsura Detached Palace, Kudara Kannon, Enjoji, Sharaku, and Hokusai
The Japanese( Visual )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at a typical Japanese family living in a suburb of Tokyo
Japanese performing arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Japan, the living tradition early Japan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the forces that have shaped Japanese society and culture throughout the earliest of Japan's prehistoric periods: the Jomon (ca. 10,000 BCE - 300 BCE), the Yayoi (ca. 300 BCE - 250 CE) and the Kofun (ca. 250 CE - 538 CE)
The performing arts (pt.1-2) [videorecording]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the Japanese theater arts of Noh, Kabuki, and Bunraku
 
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