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Trilion (Firm)

Overview
Works: 146 works in 232 publications in 1 language and 1,090 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Interviews  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  Biographical television programs  Filmed interviews  Television interviews  Nonfiction television programs 
Classifications: PN1997, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Trilion (Firm)
Nadine Gordimer by Nadine Gordimer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Margaret Walters interviews Nadine Gordimer about her writings, inspirations and her political views as a white South African living under apartheid
Gloria Naylor by Gloria Naylor( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naylor discusses her life and writings, especially as she attempts to represent the experiences of Black women in America
Salman Rushdie by Salman Rushdie( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rushdie discusses his work, cultural histories written from a political perspective, and writing about Nicaragua. Topics include: the role of newspapers, the writer's role in politics in Latin America, U.S. involvement in Nicaragua, and writing about Nicaragua
Ben Okri by Ben Okri( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion which covers socialist realism in the African novel; use of ghosts as representations of nightmares; second generation of African writers and their relationship with the first; using style as distancing factor from experience; differences in language between the novel and the short story; and using literature to face wounds
Joyce Carol Oates, with Hermione Lee by Joyce Carol Oates( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oates discusses her work along with her novel, American appetites, with writer and critic Hermione Lee
Isabel Allende, with Marina Warner by Isabel Allende( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabel Allende, niece of the late President Salvador Allende of Chile, talks about her life and work as a writer
Writers talk : Mongane Serote with Edward Blishen by Mongane Wally Serote( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mongane Serote, the South African poet, talks to Edward Blishen about the role of the artist in the restricted society of black South Africa
Marina Warner by Marina Warner( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marina Warner speaks with Lisa Appignanesi about her life as a writer, historian and critic. Some of the topics they discuss are women and virginity, influences of Catholicism, gender and separation, women's history within fairy tales and a comparison of history and fiction
Marge Piercy by Marge Piercy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with Feminist poet-novelist
Janice Shinebourne with Susheila Nasta ; Pt. II, Beryl Gilroy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Caribbean women authors talk about their lives and their work
Dannie Abse with Elaine Feinstein by ICA Video( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dannie Abse discusses the poet's subject, the influence of Dylan Thomas, English poetry of the 1950's, American poetry of the 1960's, the development of metaphor, political responsibility, and his Welsh and Jewish heritage
 
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Languages
English (29)