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Robeson, Eslanda Goode 1896-1965

Overview
Works: 74 works in 153 publications in 3 languages and 3,756 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Short films  Silent films  Musical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Photographer, Costume designer
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Most widely held works by Eslanda Goode Robeson
American argument by Pearl S Buck( Book )

7 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African journey : with 64 pages of illustrations by Eslanda Goode Robeson( Book )

15 editions published between 1945 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This second book by Robeson is considered unusual for its time. Few books in the 1940s dealt with Africa and this book, using her perspective as an African-American woman, on women in black Africa is unique. The book argues that Blacks should take pride in their African heritage
Paul Robeson : pioneer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanders of the river: Commissioner Sanders, representative of the British Crown, puts down a bloody rebellion and re-establishes harmony for the pro-British river people in this tale of adventure in Nigeria. Jericho: An African American soldier flees to the African desert during WWI after he accidentally causes the death of his sergeant and is sentenced to death for murder. True pioneer: In 1928, Paul Robeson moved to London and during the next twelve years, made six feature films. Paul Robeson Jr. and British film historians Ian Christie and Stephen Bourne review Robeson's pioneering work in British cinema
Paul Robeson : outsider( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Body and soul: Tells the story of a minister gone corrupt. He associates with the owner of a house of gambling, forces a girl to steal, and later kills the girl's brother. Yet, when all is said and done, it's only a dream. Borderline: Set in a Swiss mountain resort town, tells the story of Adah, a black woman who has an affair with Thorne, a white man, then attempts to reconcile with her husband Pete, and eventually leaves town. Thorne's wife Astrid goes mad and cuts Thorne's face and arm with a knife, then mysteriously dies. After Thorne is tried and acquitted, the mayor sends Pete a letter asking him to leave town for the good of all concerned
What do the people of Africa want? by Eslanda Goode Robeson( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borderline by Kenneth Macpherson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This experimental silent film, made in Switzerland by an independent British film company, is chiefly remembered as Paul Robeson's first film. Boldly blending Eisensteinian montage and domestic melodrama, the film features Robeson and his wife, Eslanda, as lovers caught up in a tangled web of interracial affairs
Africa fights for freedom : by Alphaeus Hunton( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jericho( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soldier flees to France during WWI when he accidentally causes the death of his sergeant and is sentenced to death for his murder!
Puteshestvie po Afrike by Eslanda Goode Robeson( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in Russian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Robeson goes to Washington by Eslanda Goode Robeson( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Damattewa irarenai( Book )

2 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pioneer : Sanders of the river; Jericho( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanders of the river: Commissioner Sanders, representative of the British Crown, puts down a bloody rebellion and re-establishes harmony for the pro-Bristish river people in this tale of adventure in West Africa. Jericho: a soldier flees to France during WWI when he accidentally causes the death of his sergeant and is sentenced to death for his murder!
London, to [Ellen] Van Volkenberg[sic] [London]] by Eslanda Goode Robeson( )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encloses sheets for theatre programs (lacking) and anticipates an "magnificent time" with Othello
Borderline : a Pool film with Paul Robeson by H. D( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A negro woman having an adulterous affair with a white man causes his wife to go mad and re-enforces the towns-folk's prejudice against Negroes
Kenwin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Villa Kenwin, built by Hermann Henselmann in 1930-1931, was home to Kenneth Macpherson, filmmaker, and Winifred Ellerman (Bryer) who entertained the poet H.D. (Hilda Doolittle-Aldington) and her daughter Perdita. Built as a modernist utopia, the villa exemplifies the life of a social world. Through tours of the villa and with correspondence between H.D., Bryer, and Macpherson, the past is revisited
African Journey, etc. [With plates.] by Eslanda Goode Robeson( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

with Marian Anderson by Eslanda Goode Robeson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee drama collection by Ossie Davis( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee play scripts partially document the stage, screen and television careers of actor/director/writer Ossie Davis and his wife, actress Ruby Dee. The papers consist principally of scripts for plays, films and television which were written, directed or starred Davis as well as those featuring Dee. Some of the writers and movie and play titles represented are: Langston Hughes' "Emperor of Haiti;" Loften Mitchell's "The Cellar" and "The Phonograph;" Paule Marshall's "Brown Girl, Brownstones;" and Wole Soyinka's "Kongi's Harvest." Also included are short stories written by Davis, some personal and professional correspondence, several programs and playbills, reviews and other printed material. Additionally, there is a transcript of an interview with Sidney Poitier conducted by Ruby Dee in 1969 and four unpublished articles written by Eslanda Robeson between 1964 and 1965
Testimony of Eslanda Goode Robeson, July 7th, 1953 by Eslanda Goode Robeson( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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African journey : with 64 pages of illustrations
Alternative Names
Eslanda Goode Robeson American anthropologist, author, actor and civil rights activist

Eslanda Goode Robeson Amerikaans actrice (1896-1965)

Eslanda Goode Robeson attrice statunitense

Eslanda Goode Robeson US-amerikanische Anthropologin, Autorin, Bürgerrechtsaktivistin und Schauspielerin

Eslanda Goode Robeson US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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