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25 Years of the Earl of Seacliff
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edited by Mark Pirie, 1974- (Wellington, Wellington Region: Earl of Seacliff Art Workshop, 2009, originally published 2009), 235 page(s)
edited by Mark Pirie, 1974- (Wellington, Wellington Region: Earl of Seacliff Art Workshop, 2009, originally published 2009), 235 page(s)
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The Adventures of Robert Louis Stevenson, Episode 1
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directed by Andrew Thompson, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 58 mins
As this companion docudrama to Kidnapped reveals, the true-life adventures of author Robert Louis Stevenson often outdid the escapades of his famous fictional creations. A sickly provincial middle-class boy, destined to follow in his family's engineering dynasty, Stevenson somehow managed to break free to live a l...
directed by Andrew Thompson, 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 58 mins
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Aimé Césaire feature and interview -RFO
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produced by Banyan Archive (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1989), 7 mins
Aimé Césaire feature and interview.
produced by Banyan Archive (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1989), 7 mins
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American Experience, Rachel Carson
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directed by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998; produced by Rafael de la Uz, fl. 2001 and Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998, 42nd Parallel Films, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 54 mins
Rachel Carson provides an illuminating and inspiring portrait of a seminal figure whose writings changed the course of our nation and are still highly relevant today.
directed by Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998; produced by Rafael de la Uz, fl. 2001 and Michelle Ferrari, fl. 1998, 42nd Parallel Films, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 54 mins
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American Masters, Flannery
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directed by Elizabeth Coffman, fl. 2011 and Mark Bosco, fl. 2019; produced by Ted Hardin, fl. 2004, Elizabeth Coffman, fl. 2011 and Mark Bosco, fl. 2019, Long Distance Educational Media, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 1 hour 37 mins
Explore the life and work of author Flannery O’Connor, whose distinctive Southern Gothic style influenced a generation of artists and activists. Through never-before-seen archival footage, examine the legacy of an American literary icon.
directed by Elizabeth Coffman, fl. 2011 and Mark Bosco, fl. 2019; produced by Ted Hardin, fl. 2004, Elizabeth Coffman, fl. 2011 and Mark Bosco, fl. 2019, Long Distance Educational Media, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 1 hour 37 mins
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American Masters, season 27, episode 2, Philip Roth: Unmasked
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directed by Livia Manera, fl. 1981-2017 and William Karel, 1940-; produced by Lucie Pastor, fl. 2004 and Fabienne Servan Schreiber, 1950-, American Masters and Cinétévé, in American Masters, season 27, episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 24 mins
Explore the life of Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winning novelist Philip Roth, often referred to as the greatest living American writer. This film features candid interviews with Roth, who fulfills his promise to directors William Karel and Livia Manera to unmask himself, freely discussing very intimate...
directed by Livia Manera, fl. 1981-2017 and William Karel, 1940-; produced by Lucie Pastor, fl. 2004 and Fabienne Servan Schreiber, 1950-, American Masters and Cinétévé, in American Masters, season 27, episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 1 hour 24 mins
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American Masters, Season 29, Episode 2, August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand Digital
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directed by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989; produced by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989 and Julie Sacks, fl. 1996, Thirteen Productions and WQED, in American Masters, Season 29, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 1 hour 25 mins

Explore the life and legacy of playwright August Wilson (1945-2005), the man some call America's Shakespeare, from his roots as an activist and poet to his indelible mark on Broadway. Film and theater luminaries including Viola Davis, Charles Dutton, Laurence Fishburne, James Earl Jones, Suzan-Lori Parks, and Phyl...

directed by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989; produced by Sam Pollard, fl. 1989 and Julie Sacks, fl. 1996, Thirteen Productions and WQED, in American Masters, Season 29, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 1 hour 25 mins
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American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 1, Native Voices
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produced by Ian McCluskey, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins

Native Americans had established a rich and highly developed tradition of oral literature long before the writings of the European colonists. This program explores that richness by introducing Native American oral traditions through the work of three contemporary authors: Leslie Marmon Silko (Laguna Pueblo), Simon...

produced by Ian McCluskey, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins
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American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 2, Exploring Borderlands
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produced by Lori Gomez, fl. 1996, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 2 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins

Chicana writer Gloria Anzaldúa tells us that the border is "una herida abierta [an open wound] where... the lifeblood of two worlds is merging to form a third country — a border culture." This program explores the literature of the Chicano borderlands and its beginnings in the literature of Spanish colonizatio...

produced by Lori Gomez, fl. 1996, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 2 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins
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American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 3, Utopian Promise
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produced by Ian McCluskey, fl. 2003 and Carla Farrell Frazier, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins

When British colonists landed in the Americas, they created communities that they hoped would serve as a "light onto the nations." But what role would the native inhabitants play in this new model community? This program compares the answers of two important groups, the Puritans and Quakers, and exposes the lastin...

produced by Ian McCluskey, fl. 2003 and Carla Farrell Frazier, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins
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