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Out of Print
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directed by Vivienne Roumani, fl. 2013 (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 2013), 55 mins
Every aspect of the written word is changing—from publishing to writing and selling to reading. If books are the foundation of civilization, how does that change the world of ideas? And how does it change us? With the unique perspective gained as a director at the Library of Congress and the UC Berkeley Library...
directed by Vivienne Roumani, fl. 2013 (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 2013), 55 mins
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Understanding Deaf Culture
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produced by Missouri Institute of Mental Health (St. Louis, MO: Missouri Institute of Mental Health, 2013), 29 mins
One of the greatest misconceptions about Deaf culture is that it is "just a disability." Deaf culture has its own language, values, behavioral norms and forms of artistic expression. In this presentation, Elijah Buchholz, LPC, will instruct viewers on how to provide culturally sensitive and competent mental health...
produced by Missouri Institute of Mental Health (St. Louis, MO: Missouri Institute of Mental Health, 2013), 29 mins
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Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness
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directed by Joseph Dorman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 34 mins
Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness is a riveting portrait of writer Sholem Aleichem, whose stories about Tevye the Milkman became the basis of the Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof. Aleichem (1859‒1916) was a rebellious wordsmith who created a new genre of literature and used his remarkable humor to en...
directed by Joseph Dorman (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 34 mins
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Save and Burn
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directed by Julian Samuel; produced by Julian Samuel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 1 hour 21 mins
Save and Burn builds from The Library in Crisis by deepening an understanding of the history of civilization through the phenomenon of the library. From ancient China, India, Islam, and the Graeco Roman world, we see how the library radiated knowledge and spiritual values, and facilitated the cross fertilization o...
directed by Julian Samuel; produced by Julian Samuel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 1 hour 21 mins
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Exploring Society, Lesson 4, Culture: Part 6
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directed by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999; produced by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999, Dallas TeleLearning, in Exploring Society, Lesson 4 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2002), 3 mins
Culture interprets the dimensions and significance of culture to society and relates attitude to cultural understanding and sharing within and between cultures. Lesson 4, Part 6.
directed by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999; produced by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999, Dallas TeleLearning, in Exploring Society, Lesson 4 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2002), 3 mins
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Exploring Society, Lesson 4, Culture: Part 10
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directed by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999; produced by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999, Dallas TeleLearning, in Exploring Society, Lesson 4 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2002), 3 mins
Culture interprets the dimensions and significance of culture to society and relates attitude to cultural understanding and sharing within and between cultures. Lesson 4, Part 10.
directed by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999; produced by Ken Harrison, fl. 1969-1999, Dallas TeleLearning, in Exploring Society, Lesson 4 (Dallas, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2002), 3 mins
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The Library in Crisis
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directed by Julian Samuel; produced by Julian Samuel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 48 mins
Dense with the informed commentary of notable scholars, this documentary in effect traces the history of civilization through the phenomenon of the library. From ancient China, India, Islam, and the Graeco Roman world, we see how the library radiated knowledge and spiritual values, and facilitated the cross fertil...
directed by Julian Samuel; produced by Julian Samuel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2002), 48 mins
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