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Murray, James Briggs

Overview
Works: 103 works in 112 publications in 2 languages and 151 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Bibliography  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  History  Music  Folklore  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Interviewer, Production personnel, Director, irr
Classifications: E185.5, 792.8
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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture by Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture ( )
in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides access to the catalogs of the Schomburg Center and information on the history, exhibitions and programs at the Center
Black visions '88 : lady legends in jazz, February 1-March 11, 1988 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black visions '89 : movements of ten dance masters : January 30-February 24, 1989 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La cultura musical del tambor de acero by James Briggs Murray ( )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[An Interview with Austin Hansen] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Austin Hansen discusses his life and career as a photographer
[An Interview with Nancy Morejón] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this short interview, Nancy Morejón speaks about her poetry, Cuba, racism and sexism, her work with Casa de las Ameŕicas and reads two of her poems
Black visions '90 : African Americans in space science : February 1-28, 1990 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black visions '87 : a salute to the Black filmmaker, February 1-28, 1987 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[An Interview with Rex Nettleford] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rex Nettleford talks about his life and his work in dance and his career with the National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica
[Jean Genet's The blacks a panel discussion] ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Panel discussion of Jean Genet's play The blacks and the issues it raises. Three members of the panel (director Gene Frankel, and actors Roscoe Lee Browne and Vinie Burrows) who participated in the 1961 American premiere of the play reminisce about that experience, and discuss the ongoing relevance of the play. The current revival of The blacks by the Classical Theatre of Harlem (represented by actor Ty Jones) is also discussed. Genet's play is compared to Lorraine Hansberry's play Les blancs
Eric Williams : his scholarship, work and impact ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Eric Eustace Williams served as the first Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago. He was also a noted Caribbean historian. "Eric Williams: his scholarship, work and impact" is a conference which examines Williams' life and his place in the history of Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean. Scholars address such topics as national policy, the labor movement, party politics, scholarship, economic development, the Chaguaramas dispute, and more
Oral history interview with April Berry by April Berry ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
April Berry describes her training and career in dance and the contributions Katherine Dunham made to the world of dance
[Oral history interview with Pearl Primus] by Pearl Primus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Oral History interview with Pearl Primus documents Pearl Primus' early years, dancing career, and anthropological pursuits
Libba Cotten, an interview and presentation ceremony by Elizabeth Cotten ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Libba Cotten talks about her life, her career in music and performs two of her songs
Oral history interview with Rose Morgan by Rose Morgan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Black images in American movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Donald Bogle lectures on black images in American movies focusing on the roles black performers play in Hollywood films. The lecture is based on Mr. Bogle's book entitled "Toms, Coons, Mulattos, Mammies and Bucks: An Interpretive History of Blacks in American Films" and is structured around those black stereotypes. Actors and actresses mentioned include Bill Robinson, Sydney Poitier, Ossie Davis, L.B. Jones, Steppin Fetchit, Willie Best, Mantan Moreland, Eddie Rochester Anderson, Nina Mae McKinney, Fredi Washington, Lena Horne, Dorothy Dandridge, Cicely Tyson, Diana Ross, Louise Beavers, Hattie McDaniel, Ethel Waters, Paul Robeson, Jauno Hernandez and Jim Brown. Bogle also mentions the Blaxploitation films and two superstars, Eddie Murphy and Richard Pryor
Oral history interview with Dr. June Jackson Christmas, 1985 June 27 by June Jackson Christmas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dr. Christmas discusses her former employment at Harlem Hospital, her job as the commissioner of the New York Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Alcoholic Services and as Chair of the Behavioral Science Program at City College
[An Interview with griot Papa Susso] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papa Susso, griot from Gambia, talks about the history of the griot in Gambia and his instrument, the Kora
[An Interview with Louis Lymon] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Louis Lymon talks about his music career and that of his brother, Frankie Lymon
An Interview with Claude Marchant ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mr. Marchant talks about his career in dance, including his work with the Katherine Dunham Company and his present work in Sweden
 
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English (27)
Spanish (2)