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Unchained memories readings from the slave narratives

New York, N.Y. : HBO Video, c2003.

1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

When the Civil War ended in 1865, more than 4 million slaves were set free. By the late 1930's, 100,000 former slaves were still alive. In the midst of the Great Depression, journalists and writers traveled the country to record the memories of the last generation of African-Americans born into bondage. Over 2,000 interviews were transcribed as spoken, in the vernacular of the time, to form a unique historical record.

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ISBN:

978-0-7831-2339-4

Dewey Class No:

305.567092

Title:

Unchained memories [DVD videorecording] : readings from the slave narratives / an HBO Documentary Film in association with the Library of Congress ; producers, Jacqueline Glover, Thomas Lennon ; writer, Mark Jonathan Harris ; directors, Ed Bell, Thomas Lennon.

Publisher:

New York, N.Y. : HBO Video, c2003.

Physical:

1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Container states subtitled in Spanish.

Notes:

Special features: original slave narrative audio recording of Fountain Hughes; audio interview by Yvonne Beatty; biographies of the ex-slaves featured in the documentary; DVD-ROM links to HBO.com site, Library of Congress Slave Narratives Archives, The Freedom Center.

ParticipantNote:

Angela Bassett, Michael Boatman, Roscoe Lee Browne, Don Cheadle, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Robert Guillaume, Jasmine Guy, Samuel L. Jackson, C.C.H. Pounder, Roger Guenveur Smith, Courtney B. Vance, Vanessa L. Williams, Oprah Winfrey, Alfre Woodard.

Summary:

When the Civil War ended in 1865, more than 4 million slaves were set free. By the late 1930's, 100,000 former slaves were still alive. In the midst of the Great Depression, journalists and writers traveled the country to record the memories of the last generation of African-Americans born into bondage. Over 2,000 interviews were transcribed as spoken, in the vernacular of the time, to form a unique historical record.

Target Audience:

MPAA rating: Not rated.

Subject:

Slave narratives.

Subject:

Slaves--United States.

Subject:

African Americans--Biography.

Subject:

African Americans--History--To 1863.

AE:PersName:

Glover, Jacqueline.

AE:PersName:

Lennon, Thomas.

AE:PersName:

Harris, Mark Jonathan, 1941-

AE:PersName:

Bell, Ed.

AE:PersName:

Bassett, Angela.

AE:PersName:

Boatman, Michael, 1964-

AE:PersName:

Browne, Roscoe Lee.

AE:PersName:

Cheadle, Don.

AE:PersName:

Davis, Ossie.

AE:PersName:

Dee, Ruby.

AE:PersName:

Guillaume, Robert.

AE:PersName:

Guy, Jasmine.

AE:PersName:

Jackson, Samuel L.

AE:PersName:

Pounder, C. C. H.

AE:PersName:

Smith, Roger Guenveur.

AE:PersName:

Vance, Courtney B.

AE:PersName:

Williams, Vanessa.

AE:PersName:

Winfrey, Oprah.

AE:PersName:

Woodard, Alfre, 1953-

AE:PersName:

Goldberg, Whoopi, 1950-

AE:PersName:

Weber, Juliet.

AE:CorpName:

HBO Documentary Films.

AE:CorpName:

Library of Congress.

AE:CorpName:

HBO Video (Firm)

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