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Dante: Journey of Our Life
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produced by McCarthy Productions (Della Robbia Productions, 1991), 30 mins
A compelling introduction to the life and work of Dante Alighieri, this program features readings from The Divine Comedy and New Life. Written and narrated by Robert Hollander of Princeton University, it introduces Dante's style and themes.
produced by McCarthy Productions (Della Robbia Productions, 1991), 30 mins
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Gang Of Souls: A Generation of Beat Poets
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directed by Maria Beatty, fl. 1989; produced by Maria Beatty, fl. 1989 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 1989), 58 mins
Maria Beatty's documentary exploring the insights and influences of the American Beat Poets. The film conveys their consciousness and sensibility through interviews with William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Diane Di Prima, among others. Also weaves in additional commentary from contemporary musicians, poets and writ...
directed by Maria Beatty, fl. 1989; produced by Maria Beatty, fl. 1989 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 1989), 58 mins
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Edward Kamau Brathwaite
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(Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1988), 20 mins
Poet, Edward Kamau Brathwaite speaks about nation language, archives, speaks about poet Michael Smith and reads from his work, a poem about Michael Smith's death ON STONEY HILL at a conference of Caribbean Writing.
(Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1988), 20 mins
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Gayelle, 1988 Series One, Programme Twenty-Five
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directed by Karen Martinez, fl. 1991 and Walt Lovelace, fl. 1988; produced by Christopher Laird, fl. 1975 and Bruce Paddington, fl. 1974-2016, Banyan Productions; interview by Christopher Laird, fl. 1975 and Errol Fabien, 1960-, in Gayelle (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1988), 28 mins
This is programme no. 25 of Gayelle Series One 1988, held in Port of Spain.
directed by Karen Martinez, fl. 1991 and Walt Lovelace, fl. 1988; produced by Christopher Laird, fl. 1975 and Bruce Paddington, fl. 1974-2016, Banyan Productions; interview by Christopher Laird, fl. 1975 and Errol Fabien, 1960-, in Gayelle (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 1988), 28 mins
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Voices & Visions, 1., Elizabeth Bishop: One Art
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directed by Jill Janows, fl. 1983; produced by Jill Janows, fl. 1983 and Ellen Weissbrod, fl. 1983, New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 1. (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 57 mins

From childhood in Nova Scotia to travels in Brazil, this program illustrates the geographic spirit of Bishop's life and works with scenes from her poems.

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A video instructional series on American poetry for college and high school classrooms and adult learners; 13 one-hour video programs and coord...

directed by Jill Janows, fl. 1983; produced by Jill Janows, fl. 1983 and Ellen Weissbrod, fl. 1983, New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 1. (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 57 mins
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Voices & Visions, 3, Emily Dickinson
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directed by Veronica Young, fl. 1987; produced by Jill Janows, fl. 1983, New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 57 mins

Dramatic scenarios and New England landscapes illuminate the passionate genius of Dickinson, whose poems represent a broad range of imaginative experience.

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A video instructional series on American poetry for college and high school classrooms and adult learners; 13 one-hour video programs and coo...

directed by Veronica Young, fl. 1987; produced by Jill Janows, fl. 1983, New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 57 mins
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Voices & Visions, 6, Langston Hughes: The Dream Keeper
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directed by St. Clair Bourne, 1943-2007; produced by Robert Chapman, fl. 1988, New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 6 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 57 mins

Hughes wrote of the beauty, dignity, and heritage of blacks in America. Interviews, music, and dance performances convey his work and influence, discussed by James Baldwin and biographer Arnold Rampersad.

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A video instructional series on American poetry for college and high school classrooms and a...

directed by St. Clair Bourne, 1943-2007; produced by Robert Chapman, fl. 1988, New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 6 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 57 mins
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Basil Bunting. An introduction to the work of a poet.
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directed by Peter Bell, fl. 1982; produced by Peter Bell, fl. 1982, Northeast Films (England: Arts Council England, 1982), 38 mins
An impressionistic view of the life and work of British poet, Basil Bunting (1900-1985), incorporating his own reading of his autobiographical poem, Briggflatts.
directed by Peter Bell, fl. 1982; produced by Peter Bell, fl. 1982, Northeast Films (England: Arts Council England, 1982), 38 mins
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Ten Years in an Open-Necked Shirt
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directed by Nick May, fl. 1984; produced by Elizabeth Taylor-Mead, fl. 1974, Channel Four Television, Arts Council England and Metropolis Pictures; performed by John Cooper Clarke, 1949- (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1982), 1 hour 1 mins
A portrait of British poet, story-teller and comedian, John Cooper Clarke (b.1949).
directed by Nick May, fl. 1984; produced by Elizabeth Taylor-Mead, fl. 1974, Channel Four Television, Arts Council England and Metropolis Pictures; performed by John Cooper Clarke, 1949- (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1982), 1 hour 1 mins
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Poets Against the Bomb
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directed by Francis Fuchs, fl. 1968; produced by Francis Fuchs, fl. 1968 (England: Arts Council England, 1981), 25 mins
The record of a poetry event staged by the Kensington and Chelsea branch of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, at Chelsea Old Town, in 1981, featuring readings by a number of British writers including Adrian Mitchell (b.1932), Harold Pinter (1930), Ivor Cutler (1923-2006), etc.
directed by Francis Fuchs, fl. 1968; produced by Francis Fuchs, fl. 1968 (England: Arts Council England, 1981), 25 mins
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