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    Katherine Anne Porter

    Portrays the author's life through dramatizations of her stories, with commentary by Eudora Welty, Robert Penn Warren and others.

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    John Updike

    The Pulitzer prize-winning author talks about : writing about sex, himself as chronicler of the New World, personal and domestic themes, small town life as the site of drama, and God.

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    Tough guise violence, media, and the crisis in masculinity

    Examines the relationship between images of popular culture and the social construction of masculine identities in the US.

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    Buddhism

    Explores the history of Buddhism, the story of the Gautama Buddha, and how different cultures around the world have adapted Buddhism..

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    Islam

    Explores the Islamic culture& history through the daily life and rituals of Muslims around the world.

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    Judaism

    The history of the world's first monotheistic religion, explored through Jewish culture, sacred texts and holidays.

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    Hinduism

    The history of Hinduism, one of the oldest and largest of the world's religions, and its impact on world culture and literature.

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    Protestant Christianity

    Examines how the reformations of 16th century Europe sparked Protestant Christianity in reaction to the Roman Catholic church, and the numerous Protestant denominations that have developed over the centuries.

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    Orthodox and Roman Catholic Christianity

    Examines the interwoven histories of these two distinct branches of Christianity.

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    Genesis a living conversation

    Moyers, Bill.

    Ten biblical stories examined, with introductions and dramatizations. Episode 1: In God's Image (creation of earth and man) & Temptation (expulsion from Eden); Episode 2: The First Murder (Cain and Abel) & Apocalypse (Noah's Ark); Episode 3: Call and Promise (God's covenant with Abraham) & A Family Affair (Abraham, Hagar and Sarah); Episode 4: The Test (the sacrifice of Isaac) & Blessed Deception (the blessing of Jacob through deceit); Episode 5: God Wrestling (Jacob's ladder) & Exile (Joseph's exile in Egypt).

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    Genesis a living conversation

    Moyers, Bill.

    Ten biblical stories examined, with introductions and dramatizations. Episode 1: In God's Image (creation of earth and man) & Temptation (expulsion from Eden); Episode 2: The First Murder (Cain and Abel) & Apocalypse (Noah's Ark); Episode 3: Call and Promise (God's covenant with Abraham) & A Family Affair (Abraham, Hagar and Sarah); Episode 4: The Test (the sacrifice of Isaac) & Blessed Deception (the blessing of Jacob through deceit); Episode 5: God Wrestling (Jacob's ladder) & Exile (Joseph's exile in Egypt).

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    Genesis a living conversation

    Moyers, Bill.

    Ten biblical stories examined, with introductions and dramatizations. Episode 1: In God's Image (creation of earth and man) & Temptation (expulsion from Eden); Episode 2: The First Murder (Cain and Abel) & Apocalypse (Noah's Ark); Episode 3: Call and Promise (God's covenant with Abraham) & A Family Affair (Abraham, Hagar and Sarah); Episode 4: The Test (the sacrifice of Isaac) & Blessed Deception (the blessing of Jacob through deceit); Episode 5: God Wrestling (Jacob's ladder) & Exile (Joseph's exile in Egypt).

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    Genesis a living conversation

    Moyers, Bill.

    Ten biblical stories examined, with introductions and dramatizations. Episode 1: In God's Image (creation of earth and man) & Temptation (expulsion from Eden); Episode 2: The First Murder (Cain and Abel) & Apocalypse (Noah's Ark); Episode 3: Call and Promise (God's covenant with Abraham) & A Family Affair (Abraham, Hagar and Sarah); Episode 4: The Test (the sacrifice of Isaac) & Blessed Deception (the blessing of Jacob through deceit); Episode 5: God Wrestling (Jacob's ladder) & Exile (Joseph's exile in Egypt).

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    Genesis a living conversation

    Moyers, Bill.

    Ten biblical stories examined, with introductions and dramatizations. Episode 1: In God's Image (creation of earth and man) & Temptation (expulsion from Eden); Episode 2: The First Murder (Cain and Abel) & Apocalypse (Noah's Ark); Episode 3: Call and Promise (God's covenant with Abraham) & A Family Affair (Abraham, Hagar and Sarah); Episode 4: The Test (the sacrifice of Isaac) & Blessed Deception (the blessing of Jacob through deceit); Episode 5: God Wrestling (Jacob's ladder) & Exile (Joseph's exile in Egypt).

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    Joseph Campbell and the power of myth

    A six-part series of one-hour interviews by Bill Moyers with the renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell. They explore how the experience and meaning of life (birth, coming of age, marriage, faith, aging, and death) have been embodied in folklore, mythology, and religion through history.

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    Blue eyed

    Documentary of an adult diversity workshop, patterned after a 3rd-grade teacher's 1968 exercise in discrimination in her all-white classroom, by giving privilige or discrimination based on eye color.

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    Color adjustment

    Discusses race relations in the U.S. as portrayed through forty years of television, tracing the increasing appearance of blacks, and their changing roles.

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    A whole new world

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    A whole new world : ages newborn to 1 year

    First in the 3-part series "A Baby's World".

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    The language of being : ages 1 to 2 years

    Second in the 3-part series "A Baby's World".

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    Reason and relationships

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    Reason and relationships : ages 2 to 3 years

    Third in the 3-part series "A Baby's World".

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    Childhood : great expectations

    First in a seven-part series. Explores the experience of birth in different cultures, and the mutual influence and importance of "nature" vs. "nurture".

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    Childhood : great expectations

    First in a seven-part series. Explores the experience of birth in different cultures, and the mutual influence and importance of "nature" vs. "nurture".

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    Childhood : great expectations

    First in a seven-part series. Explores the experience of birth in different cultures, and the mutual influence and importance of "nature" vs. "nurture".

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    Childhood : great expectations

    First in a seven-part series. Explores the experience of birth in different cultures, and the mutual influence and importance of "nature" vs. "nurture".

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    Childhood : great expectations

    First in a seven-part series. Explores the experience of birth in different cultures, and the mutual influence and importance of "nature" vs. "nurture".

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    Childhood : great expectations

    First in a seven-part series. Explores the experience of birth in different cultures, and the mutual influence and importance of "nature" vs. "nurture".

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    Not for ourselves alone the story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

    Tells the story of the friendship and work of suffragists Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony.

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    Blacks & Jews

    Probes the roots of distrust and recrimination between Jewish and African-Americans.

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    Hispanic Americans : one or many cultures?

    Summary : "Three Hispanic Americans -- New York Justice Frank Torres, a Puerto Rican; Cuban-born former Miami mayor Xavier Suarez; and Mexican restauranteur Gordino Velasco -- discuss what divides and unites Hispanics" of different cultural backgrounds. Hosted by actor Hector Elizondo.

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    Africans in America--America's journey through slavery

    Documentary examining the historical roots of today's social problems by exploring the history of slavery in America. From the nation's early days as an English settlement to the start of the Civil War, each part focuses on a different chapter in the struggle to define freedom. Combines first-person narratives, interviews with historians and descendents, music and scholarship.

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    The question of equality

    A four-part video history of the modern gay and lesbian rights movement. Part 1: Out Rage '69 -- Revisits key historical moments, including Mattachine and Stonewall, that sparked the formation of the gay rights movement; Part 2: Culture Wars -- three incidents representing the violent anti-gay backlash; Part 3: Hollow Liberty -- Focuses on federal laws and regulations that restrict the rights of gays and lesbians; Part 4: Generation Q -- Highlights the challenges and triumphs of gay youth in the 1990s

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    The question of equality

    A four-part video history of the modern gay and lesbian rights movement. Part 1: Out Rage '69 -- Revisits key historical moments, including Mattachine and Stonewall, that sparked the formation of the gay rights movement; Part 2: Culture Wars -- three incidents representing the violent anti-gay backlash; Part 3: Hollow Liberty -- Focuses on federal laws and regulations that restrict the rights of gays and lesbians; Part 4: Generation Q -- Highlights the challenges and triumphs of gay youth in the 1990s

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    The question of equality

    A four-part video history of the modern gay and lesbian rights movement. Part 1: Out Rage '69 -- Revisits key historical moments, including Mattachine and Stonewall, that sparked the formation of the gay rights movement; Part 2: Culture Wars -- three incidents representing the violent anti-gay backlash; Part 3: Hollow Liberty -- Focuses on federal laws and regulations that restrict the rights of gays and lesbians; Part 4: Generation Q -- Highlights the challenges and triumphs of gay youth in the 1990s

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    The question of equality

    A four-part video history of the modern gay and lesbian rights movement. Part 1: Out Rage '69 -- Revisits key historical moments, including Mattachine and Stonewall, that sparked the formation of the gay rights movement; Part 2: Culture Wars -- three incidents representing the violent anti-gay backlash; Part 3: Hollow Liberty -- Focuses on federal laws and regulations that restrict the rights of gays and lesbians; Part 4: Generation Q -- Highlights the challenges and triumphs of gay youth in the 1990s

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    Stonewall

    Finch, Nigel.

    A fictional portrayal of the characters and events leading up to the Stonewall Riots in Greenwich Village, New York in June 1969.

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    First person singular John Hope Franklin

    Many of the major events of 20th century African American history through the life of a noted scholar and teacher.

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    Freedom on my mind

    Field, Connie.

    The story of the Mississippi freedom movement in the early 1960s, told through interviews and news footage.

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    Eyes on the prize

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    Eyes on the prize

    Contents: Two series episodes -- "Awakenings (1954-1956)" and "Fighting Back (1957-1962)"

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    The promised land

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    The promised land

    A three-part video series that tells the story of the Great Migration, when one million African Americans left their homes in the South for the cities of the Northeast and Midwest between 1915 and 1930, and how they changed American history and culture.

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    The promised land

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    The promised land

    A three-part video series that tells the story of the Great Migration, when one million African Americans left their homes in the South for the cities of the Northeast and Midwest between 1915 and 1930, and how they changed American history and culture.

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    Paul Robeson : here I stand

    Documentary biography of the extraordinary athlete, singer and black activist who ran afoul of anti-Communist forces in the 1950s.

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    Journey to America

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    Journey to America

    Documentary using archival photographs and films, made as a tribute ot the over 12 million people who journeyed to the United States from the old country through Ellis Island between 1890 and 1920.

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    Empty oceans, empty nets

    Discusses threats to ocean fishing and fisheries worldwide as populations of fish become commercially extince. Includes information about work to restore fishereis and protect fish habitat.

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    The day of the dead celebration

    Looks at the Mexican celebration of ancestors, also known as Dia de la Muerte.

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    The story of English

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    The story of English

    Nine episodes on the history and influence of the English language. CONTENTS -- 1: An English Speaking World -- 2: Mother Tongue -- 3: A Muse of Fire -- 4: The Guid Scots Tongue -- 5: Black on White -- 6: "Pioneers! O Pioneers!" -- 7: The Muvver Tongue -- 8: The Loaded Weapon -- 9: Next Year's Words: A Look into the Future. Hosted by Robert MacNeil.

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    The story of English

    Nine episodes on the history and influence of the English language. CONTENTS -- 1: An English Speaking World -- 2: Mother Tongue -- 3: A Muse of Fire -- 4: The Guid Scots Tongue -- 5: Black on White -- 6: "Pioneers! O Pioneers!" -- 7: The Muvver Tongue -- 8: The Loaded Weapon -- 9: Next Year's Words: A Look into the Future. Hosted by Robert MacNeil.

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    The story of English

    Nine episodes on the history and influence of the English language. CONTENTS -- 1: An English Speaking World -- 2: Mother Tongue -- 3: A Muse of Fire -- 4: The Guid Scots Tongue -- 5: Black on White -- 6: "Pioneers! O Pioneers!" -- 7: The Muvver Tongue -- 8: The Loaded Weapon -- 9: Next Year's Words: A Look into the Future. Hosted by Robert MacNeil.

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    The story of English

    Nine episodes on the history and influence of the English language. CONTENTS -- 1: An English Speaking World -- 2: Mother Tongue -- 3: A Muse of Fire -- 4: The Guid Scots Tongue -- 5: Black on White -- 6: "Pioneers! O Pioneers!" -- 7: The Muvver Tongue -- 8: The Loaded Weapon -- 9: Next Year's Words: A Look into the Future. Hosted by Robert MacNeil.

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    The story of English

    Nine episodes on the history and influence of the English language. CONTENTS -- 1: An English Speaking World -- 2: Mother Tongue -- 3: A Muse of Fire -- 4: The Guid Scots Tongue -- 5: Black on White -- 6: "Pioneers! O Pioneers!" -- 7: The Muvver Tongue -- 8: The Loaded Weapon -- 9: Next Year's Words: A Look into the Future. Hosted by Robert MacNeil.

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    La promesse

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    La promesse

    Under the guidance of his father, fifteen-year old Igor appears destined to a life of petty crime. All changes, however, when Igor delivers an uncompromising promise to Hamidou, an immigrant who accidently falls to his death.

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    Cabeza de Vaca

    The story of Alvar Nužez Cabeza de Vaca, a Spanish explorer lost in Florida after a shipwreck in 1528, whose new life as a member of the Iguase Indian tribe conflicts with the coming of Spanish conquistadors to dominate the New World.

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    Cartas de mam‡

    Set in Paris, the story tells of a young Spanish couple who are tormented by feelings of guilt aroused by letters from the man's mother.

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    Day of the dead

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    Day of the dead

    A look at how the Mexicans of La Picanda celebrate the Day of the Dead.

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    Don Juan, my love

    After 450 years in purgatory, Don Juan is given a chance to perform a good deed in repentence for his sins.

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    Erendira

    An adolescent girl accidentally burns down her grandmother's house and becomes a prostitute in order to make restitution.

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    El espejo enterrado

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    El espejo enterrado reflexiones sobre Espa–a y el Nuevo Mundo

    Fuentes, Carlos.

    Depicts the Spanish-speaking cultures, both in Spain and in the New World, showing their themes, institutions, beliefs and symbols.

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    El espejo enterrado

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    El espejo enterrado reflexiones sobre Espa–a y el Nuevo Mundo

    Depicts the Spanish-speaking cultures, both in Spain and in the New World, showing their themes, institutions, beliefs and symbols.

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    The disappearance of Garcia Lorca

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    The disappearance of Garcia Lorca

    A young journalist in post-Civil War Spain digs to find the truth about the death of the great poet Federico Garcia Lorca, believed murdered by the facist regime.

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    The garden of delights

    The greedy family of an amnesiac tycoon goes to great lengths to jog his memory back so they can get into his Swiss bank account.

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    Carta del parque letters from the park

    A shy man and a shy woman both go to the local poet for help in writing love letters to each other; however, the poet falls in love with the woman.

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    Los olividados / The young and the restless

    Bunuel, Luis

    A bleak portrayal of slum existence shown through the story of two boys who live in the slums of Mexico city. The elder, more corrupt Jaibo hounds the innocent Pedro and destroys him before being destroyed himself.

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    The best of ËQue pasa U. S. A. ? : a Pena family album

    WPBT Channel 2

    Scenes from the bilingual Miami sitcom featuring the immigrant PeÐa family as they struggle to adjust to life in Miami. Includes the complete pilot episode, Fiesta de Quince.

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    ËQue pasa, U. S. A.? classics

    WPBT Channel 2.

    Contains three episodes of the bilingual Miami sitcom.

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    ËQue pasa, U. S. A.? classics

    WPBT Channel 2.

    Contains three episodes of the bilingual Miami sitcom.

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    ËQue pasa, U. S. A.? classics

    WPBT Channel 2.

    Contains three episodes of the bilingual Miami sitcom.

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    Life by the numbers : Math like you've never seen it before!

    A seven-part video series that looks at the application of mathematics and math principles in everyday life.

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    Life by the numbers : Math like you've never seen it before!

    A seven-part video series that looks at the application of mathematics and math principles in everyday life.

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    Heat and temperature

    Covers several topics: molecules in solids, molecules in liquids, evaporation and condensation, expansion and contraction, measuring temperature, and temperature vs. heat.

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    Heat and temperature

    Covers several topics: molecules in solids, molecules in liquids, evaporation and condensation, expansion and contraction, measuring temperature, and temperature vs. heat.

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    Earth science : exploring planet Earth

    A survey of general topics in earth science, examining various issues of interest to geologists, oceanographers, and meteorologists.

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    Eruption at the ice cap : volcanic unrest at Vatnajškull 1996

    "Selection of the best TV pictures taken of the Vatnajokull eruption and the violent flood on the coastal plain Skeioararsandur. Reported by Pall Benediktsson."

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    Dolphins

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    Dolphins with Robin Williams

    Comedian Williams talks with experts in dolphin research and plays with a group of 60 spotted dolphins in the Atlantic Ocean.

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    Life's greatest miracle

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    Life's greatest miracle

    Nilsson, Lennart

    An updated version of "The Miracle of Life", with new developments in biological knowledge, more footage of embryo development, and computer animations of the inner workings of fetal cells.

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    The Nervous system

    Uses animation and micrography of actual nerve cells to help the viewer visualize how the nervous system controls and integrates all body activites.

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    Domes

    Macaulay, David

    Traces the 2000 year history of domes, including the Parthenon, St. Peter's Catheral, Houston's Astrodome and the geodesic domes of Buckminster Fuller.

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    An introduction to beekeeping

    Weiss, Ed.

    A step-by-step guide, with footage taken inside a hive showing eggs, larvae and a working Queen.

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    David Parsons, pattern

    "Dance can be based on natural movements that are combined into patterns that are repeated and varied. Choreographer David Parsons begins with the movements of sleep and organizes these movements into a new dance composition"--container.

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    American visions

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    American visions the history of American art and architecture

    Hughes, Robert

    An 8-part series that traces the history of art in the United States, from the colonies and independence to the late 20th century.

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    American visions the history of American art and architecture

    Hughes, Robert

    An 8-part series that traces the history of art in the United States, from the colonies and independence to the late 20th century.

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    American visions the history of American art and architecture

    Hughes, Robert

    An 8-part series that traces the history of art in the United States, from the colonies and independence to the late 20th century.

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    American visions the history of American art and architecture

    Hughes, Robert

    An 8-part series that traces the history of art in the United States, from the colonies and independence to the late 20th century.

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    American visions the history of American art and architecture

    Hughes, Robert

    An 8-part series that traces the history of art in the United States, from the colonies and independence to the late 20th century.

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    American visions the history of American art and architecture

    Hughes, Robert

    An 8-part series that traces the history of art in the United States, from the colonies and independence to the late 20th century.

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    American visions the history of American art and architecture

    Hughes, Robert

    An 8-part series that traces the history of art in the United States, from the colonies and independence to the late 20th century.

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    American visions the history of American art and architecture

    Hughes, Robert

    An 8-part series that traces the history of art in the United States, from the colonies and independence to the late 20th century.

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    America quilts

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    America quilts

    This program examines quilts from three perspectives -- as historical records, as symbols of family and community, and as works of art.

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    Sister Wendy's story of painting

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    Sister Wendy's story of painting

    Beckett, Sister Wendy

    A five-part series on the history of Western painting, from the cave paintings at Lascaux to the modern movements of the 20th century. 1) Early Art; 2) The Renaissance; 3) Baroque to Romanticism; 4) The Age of Revolution; and 5) Modernism.

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    Sister Wendy's story of painting

    Beckett, Sister Wendy

    A five-part series on the history of Western painting, from the cave paintings at Lascaux to the modern movements of the 20th century. 1) Early Art; 2) The Renaissance; 3) Baroque to Romanticism; 4) The Age of Revolution; and 5) Modernism.

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    Sister Wendy's story of painting

    Beckett, Sister Wendy

    A five-part series on the history of Western painting, from the cave paintings at Lascaux to the modern movements of the 20th century. 1) Early Art; 2) The Renaissance; 3) Baroque to Romanticism; 4) The Age of Revolution; and 5) Modernism.

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    Sister Wendy's story of painting

    Beckett, Sister Wendy

    A five-part series on the history of Western painting, from the cave paintings at Lascaux to the modern movements of the 20th century. 1) Early Art; 2) The Renaissance; 3) Baroque to Romanticism; 4) The Age of Revolution; and 5) Modernism.

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    Sister Wendy's story of painting

    Beckett, Sister Wendy

    A five-part series on the history of Western painting, from the cave paintings at Lascaux to the modern movements of the 20th century. 1) Early Art; 2) The Renaissance; 3) Baroque to Romanticism; 4) The Age of Revolution; and 5) Modernism.

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    Out of the blacks into the blues

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    Out of the blacks into the blues

    A two-part series focusing on the story of blues music using interviews and performances. Part 1 features Bukka White, Furry Lewis, Roosevelt Sykes, Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry, and Robert Pete Williams.

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    Out of the blacks into the blues

    Second of a 2-part series focusing onthe story of the blues using interviews and performances. Part 2 features B. B. King, Willie Dixon, Junior Wells and Buddy Guy, Arthur "Big" Boy Crudup, Mance Lipscomb, and Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry.

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    Powers of ten

    Eames, Charles

    Starting with a picnic by the lakeside in Chicago, the scenes of this film zoom out ten times farther away every ten seconds, and then zoom in ten times closer in.

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    In black and white : Black cinema

    Explores the inception, struggle, supression, and survival of the Black Cinema from the 1920s throught the 1950s.

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    Rappaccini's daughter

    Tabori plays a young man who falls in love with a beautiful cursed girl who tends her father's poison garden. Attempting to free her, he brings on her death.

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    Emily Dickinson

    Examines the life and work of American poet Emily Dickinson. Richard B. Sewall, Adrienne Rich, Anthony Hecht, and Joyce Carol Oates discuss her achievement, separating the facts of her life from the myths that grew up around her. Also includes a reading of her poetry by Jane Alexander. Designed for use in a television course on modern American poetry.

    Due 12/17/19

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    T.S. Eliot

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    T.S. Eliot

    A criticism and biography of Eliot and his poetry. Includes Eliot discussing and reading his poetry.

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    Robert Frost

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    Robert Frost

    A criticism and biography of Frost and his poetry. Includes interviews with Frost.

    Due 12/17/19

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    Langston Hughes

    Explores the life and work of American author Langston Hughes. Examines the role of race in his poetry, the influence of 1920s jazz and blues on the development of his poetic vision, and his efforts to fulfill the writer's duties to society. Includes appearances by Hughes and performances of his poetry, combined with discussions by Arnold Rampersad and James Baldwin. Designed for use in a television course on modern American poetry.

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    Moo

    Marianne Moore

    Explores the life and work of American poet Marianne Moore. Examines the propriety and artifice in her verse along with the craft and seriousness underlying her linguistic facility. Includes appearances by Moore combined with discussions and commentary by Grace Schulman. Designed for use in a television course on modern American poetry.

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    Sylvia Plath

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    Sylvia Plath

    A criticism and biography of the late Sylvia Plath and her poetry. Includes Plath reading her poems, plus an interview.

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    Walt Whitman

    Explores the life and work of American poet Walt Whitman. Examines his heroic vision of America, his frank call for sexual freedom, and his rejection of traditional constraints of form and subject matter. Incorporates numerous period photographs and paintings, with narrations by Galway Kinnell and literary criticism by Justin Kaplan and Harold Bloom. Designed for use in a television course on modern American poetry.

    Due 12/17/19

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    William Carlos Williams

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    William Carlos Williams

    A criticism and biography of Williams and his poetry. Includes commentary by Allen Ginsberg, Marjorie Perloff, and Hugh Kenner.

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    Death of a salesman

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    Death of a salesman Private conversations

    Dark drama of traveling salesman Willy Loman who struggles with the conflict of family values and society's expectations of success.

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    Death of a salesman

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    Death of a salesman Private conversations

    Dark drama of traveling salesman Willy Loman who struggles with the conflict of family values and society's expectations of success.

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    James Baldwin

    Documentary on Baldwin's life, with interviews with the author, his contemporaries and critics.

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    Bor

    Born to trouble : adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    Examines the controversy around Mark Twain's novel, with a 40-page Teachers Guide.

    Due 12/17/19

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    Guide

    Born to trouble : adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    Examines the controversy around Mark Twain's novel, with a 40-page Teachers Guide.

    Due 12/17/19

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    Ralph Ellison an American journey

    "First documentary on one of the most gifted and intellectually provocative authors of modern American literature ... presents the first scenes ever filmed from Ellison's landmark novel, Invisible man"--Container.

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    F. Scott Fitzgerald

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    F. Scott Fitzgerald the great American dreamer

    Documentary on the life and career of novelist and screenwriter F. Scott Fitzgerald.

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    The yellow wallpaper

    Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935.

    BBC dramatization of the author's autobiographical story of a woman driven to madness by her own mundane existence.

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    The great gatsby

    Academics, writers and performers analyze the enduring popularity of Fitzgerald's novel, using archival gootage, photos, and film stills & clips.

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    Lorraine Hansberry : the black experience in the creation of drama

    "Explores the life and work of America's leading black woman playwright, examining her significance as an author, a woman, and a person of color and explaining how she used the obstacles that confronted her to focus her artistic vision." Narrated by Claudia McNeil.

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    The scarlet letter

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    The scarlet letter

    Public-television version of Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic novel of adultery, guilt and revenge.

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    The scarlet letter

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    The scarlet letter

    Public-television version of Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic novel of adultery, guilt and revenge.

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    Russell Hoban

    The author talks about: using the first person narrative, the writing process, motives for wanting to write, and other topics.

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    Isa

    Isaac in America

    Portrays the Nobel Laureate (for Literature in 1978) Isaac Bashevis Singer through interviews with him and those who have worked with him.

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    Charles Johnson

    This video shows Johnson, the author of "Oxherding Tales" and "Middle Passage", explaining his philosophy and work.

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    Lord of the flies

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    Lord of the flies

    25 schoolboys lost on a tropical island after a plane crash revert to savagery in their efforts to survive.

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    Toni Morrison / with A. S. Byatt

    The Nobel prize-winning author talks about: defining oneself as an author, African American literature, spoken versus written language, the political in writing, and other topics.

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    Katherine Anne Porter

    Portrays the author's life through dramatizations of her stories, with commentary by Eudora Welty, Robert Penn Warren and others.

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    Mark Twain

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    Mark Twain his amazing adventure

    Documentary on the life story of the American humorist and storyteller Mark Twain.

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    John Updike

    The Pulitzer prize-winning author talks about : writing about sex, himself as chronicler of the New World, personal and domestic themes, small town life as the site of drama, and God.

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    Richard Wright : writing is his weapon

    Covers Richard Wright from the time of his birth to poor sharecropper parents in the deep South in 1908, his rise to the top of the literary world at just 32 years old, and his mysterious demise.

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    Thoreau's Walden

    A re-creation of the two years when Thoreau lived alone at Walden Pond.

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    James Baldwin

    Documentary on Baldwin's life, with interviews with the author, his contemporaries and critics.

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    Edgar Allan Poe

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    Edgar Allan Poe

    A first hand look at the life and writings of Edgar Allan Poe.

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    The glorious romantics

    The romantic poetry of Byron, Keats and Shelley in a PBS production featuring Jean Marsh and other British actors.

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    The lake poets

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    The lake poets Wordsworth and Coleridge

    Presents the poetry of William Wordsworth and Samuel Coleridge, romantic poets associated with the beautiful Lake District.

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    Geoffrey Chaucer and middle english literature

    Introduces the forms, themes, and major works of medieval English literature, with a principal focus on Chaucer.

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    Hamlet

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

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    King Lear

    Award-winning production of the classic Shakespeare play in which an old king prematurely divides his kingdom among his 3 daughters.

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    Macbeth : a critical guide

    Noted experts analyze the major themes of Shakespeare's tragedy.

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    2009

    Macbeth : a co-production of the Folger Theatre and Two River Theatre Company; conceived and directed by Teller and Aaron Posner

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

    A live performance of the play Macbeth, by William Shakespeare. Therein, a Scottish thane receives a series of strange prophecies from three witches, forever changing his life.

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    A midsummer night's dream

    Shakespeare, William.

    Presents William Shakespeare's comedy of magic, mistaken identity, reconciliation, and self-discovery. Starring William Hurt, Michele Shaw, Marcell Rosenblatt, Jeffrey DeMunn and the New Yrok Shakespeare Festival.

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    A midsummer night's dream

    Shakespeare, William.

    Presents William Shakespeare's comedy of magic, mistaken identity, reconciliation, and self-discovery. Starring William Hurt, Michele Shaw, Marcell Rosenblatt, Jeffrey DeMunn and the New Yrok Shakespeare Festival.

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    Othello

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

    Landmark production of Shakespeare's tragedy, starring a black African as Othello opposite a white actress as Desdemona in front of a multi-racial audience in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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    v.2

    Othello

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

    Landmark production of Shakespeare's tragedy, starring a black African as Othello opposite a white actress as Desdemona in front of a multi-racial audience in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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    Richard III

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

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    Dracula

    Uses film clips and dramatizations to analyze the attraction of Bram Stoker's novel while examining its underlying Victorian and Christian themes.

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    Rebecca

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    Rebecca

    A timid young girl marries a troubled widower only to find her new home is haunted by the memory of Rebecca, the first wife.

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    Rebecca

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    Rebecca

    A timid young girl marries a troubled widower only to find her new home is haunted by the memory of Rebecca, the first wife.

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    Woo

    A Room of one's own by Virginia Woolf

    A dramatization of the Woolf essay calling upon women to declare their independence, talent and freedom to write, think, love and labor, controlling their own destinies, yet realizing necessary communion on all levels between men and women.

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    Beowulf and old English literature

    England of the Dark Ages, both its literature and its history are mirrored in the epic of Beowulf. The story of the about England, ca. 500-1000 A.D., its people, its neighbors, and the conditions.

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    Bew

    Beowulf and the roots of Anglo-Saxon poetry

    An examination of the symbolism and influence of Christianity in Beowulf and other English and Germanic poetry, including The Wanderer, The Seafarer, The Dream of the Rood and the Battle of Maldon.

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    Ibsen : Hedda Gabler

    Diana Rigg, Denis Lill and Philip Bond star in this adaptation by John Osborne.

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    Dante

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    Dante : the divine comedy

    An introduction to the medieval work, with interpretation and analysis, images of the Dore illustrations, and location footage from Florence.

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    Dante's inferno

    Individual presentations of the first 8 cantos of the Inferno, with interpretations by scholars in visual sidebars. Eight segments, 11 mins. each.

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    Marquez : tales beyond solitude

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    Marquez : tales beyond solitude

    Interview with the author talking about his novels and other work, with historical footage and clips from films.

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    Agamemnon

    Aeschylus

    The oldest surviving classical tragedy, performed by the National Theatre of Great Britain, using the traditional style of masked actors and a Chorus. Tells the story of King Agamemnon's return from the Trojan war and his murder by his wife and her lover

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    Antigone

    Sophocles

    The final play in the Oedipus cycle, in a contemporary translation and setting, with Juliet Stevenson, John Shrapnel and John Gielgud.

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    Oedipus the king

    Sophocles

    A BBC production of the first play in the Oedipus cycle, starring John Gielgud, Claire Bloom and Michael Pennington.

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    Staging classical tragedy

    Using the theatre at Epidauros and the Oresteia cycle as example, the program identifies the physical parts of the acting space and how the plays would have been staged in Aeschylus' time.

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    World war I

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    Something strong within : a film

    Nakamura, Robert A.

    Uses home movies to document the forced removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II.

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    Last of the czars

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    Last of the czars

    A biography of Russia's last czar and czarina, Nicholas and Alexandra using newsreels, photographs and interviews with historians.

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    The Barbarian West

    Last program in a six-part series exploring the influence of ancient cultures on contemporary Western Civilization.

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    China : The mandate of heaven

    Third program in a six-part series exploring the influence of ancient cultures on contemporary Western Civilization. Running time : 57 minutes.

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    India : The empire of the spirit

    Second program in a six-part series exploring the influence of ancient cultures on contemporary Western Civilization. Running time : 57 minutes.

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    Iraq : The Cradle of Civilization

    First program in a six-part series exploring the influence of ancient cultures on contemporary Western Civilization. Running time : 57 minutes.

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    The mystery of Tutankhamen

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    The mystery of Tutankhamen

    Explores the life and reign of the Egyptian boy king, and archeological evidence indicating he may have been murdered.

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    Egypt : The habit of civilization

    Fourth program in a six-part series exploring the influence of ancient cultures on contemporary Western Civilization. Running time : 57 minutes.

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    The real Cleopatra

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    The real Cleopatra

    Depicts the life and legend of the powerful and skillful queen of Egypt.

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    King of the pyramids

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    King of the pyramids

    Looks at the pharoah Sneferu, who taught Egypt how to build the pyramids.

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    King of the pyramids

    Looks at the pharoah Sneferu, who taught Egypt how to build the pyramids.

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    How the west was lost

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    How the west was lost

    Documentary on the struggle between Native inhabitants and westward bound settlers in the American West. Includes the defeat and relocation of the Navajo on The Long Walk, and the flight of Chief Joseph and the Nez Perce from the U. S. Army.

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    House made of dawn

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    House made of dawn

    Tells the story of Abel, a young American Indian struggling to honor his past after serving a prison term for manslaughter. He fights to resurrect the spirits of his once proud people and to find a home in a strange land that was once his own.

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    Food for the ancestors

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    Food for the ancestors : the Mexican celebration of the days of the dead

    Explores the weeklong Mexican celebration honoring memories of loved ones who have died, as practiced in Puebla state. Also known as the Day of the Dead, or Dia de la Muerte.

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    Rites of the day of the dead

    Looks at the Mexican celebration of ancestors, also known as Dia de la Muerte.

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    Lost kingdoms of the maya

    A video documentary exploring the lost civilization of the Mayan people, who built an advanced society in Mexico and Central America over a thousand years ago. (Running time: approx. 60 minutes)

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    Maya : the blood of kings

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    Maya : the blood of kings

    Looks at the civilization and architectural wonders of the ancient Maya.

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    Improper conduct = Mauvaise conduite

    Alemendros, Nestor.

    Interviews with Cuban intellectuals and homosexuals persecuted under the Castro regime. In French & Spanish with English subtitles

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    Portrait of Castro's Cuba

    Explores Cuba as it has changed in the years since the Revolution, and questions what will become of the country's Communist government in the years after the fall of the Soviet Union.

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    Burns, Ken.

    The 9-episode PBS series on 5 videodiscs.

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    The 9-episode PBS series on 5 videodiscs.

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    The 9-episode PBS series on 5 videodiscs.

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    The Civil War

    Burns, Ken.

    The 9-episode PBS series, plus special features, on 6 videodiscs.

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    The Civil War

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    The 9-episode PBS series, plus special features, on 6 videodiscs.

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    The Civil War

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    The 9-episode PBS series, plus special features, on 6 videodiscs.

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    The Civil War

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    The 9-episode PBS series, plus special features, on 6 videodiscs.

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    The Civil War

    Burns, Ken.

    The 9-episode PBS series, plus special features, on 6 videodiscs.

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    The Civil War

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    The 9-episode PBS series, plus special features, on 6 videodiscs.

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    Lincoln

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    Lincoln

    Kunhardt, Peter W.

    A four-part series on the life, presidency and the era surrounding the great Civil War president Abraham Lincoln. I) The Making of a President: 1860-1862. II) The Pivotal Year: 1863. III "I Want to Finish This Job" - 1864. IV) "Now He Belongs to the Ages" - 1865.

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    Lincoln

    Kunhardt, Peter W.

    A four-part series on the life, presidency and the era surrounding the great Civil War president Abraham Lincoln. I) The Making of a President: 1860-1862. II) The Pivotal Year: 1863. III "I Want to Finish This Job" - 1864. IV) "Now He Belongs to the Ages" - 1865.

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    Lincoln

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    Lincoln

    Kunhardt, Peter W.

    A four-part series on the life, presidency and the era surrounding the great Civil War president Abraham Lincoln. I) The Making of a President: 1860-1862. II) The Pivotal Year: 1863. III "I Want to Finish This Job" - 1864. IV) "Now He Belongs to the Ages" - 1865.

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    Lincoln

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    Lincoln

    Kunhardt, Peter W.

    A four-part series on the life, presidency and the era surrounding the great Civil War president Abraham Lincoln. I) The Making of a President: 1860-1862. II) The Pivotal Year: 1863. III "I Want to Finish This Job" - 1864. IV) "Now He Belongs to the Ages" - 1865.

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    Susceptible to kindness Miss Ever's Boys and the Tuskegee Syphilis Study

    Excerpts from the play "Miss Ever's Boys"; comments by doctors, nurses and government officials; James Jones, author of a noted book on the experiement, and others examine the ethical issues raised by the Tuskegee Study of Untreated Syphilis in the Negro Male (1932-1970).

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    Hollywood on trial

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    Hollywood on trial

    A documentary of the "Hollywood Ten", a group of entertainment professionals who refused to testify before the McCarthy House Committee on Un-American Activities in 1947.

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    Point of order

    Documents the 1954 Army-McCarthy hearings through excerpts from the television footage shot during the six weeks of hearings. Includes an introduction by Paul Newman, who places the excerpts in historical perspective.

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    Harry S. Truman

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    Harry S. Truman

    Biography of President Harry S. Truman which covers the end of WWII, the dropping of the of atomic bomb on Japan, the creation of NATO, his upset of Thomas Dewey, the Cold War Era of Korea and McCarthy hearings.

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    Watergate

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    Watergate : a third-rate burglary

    Part 1 of a three-part series documenting the Watergate break-in, coverup, investigation and subsequent resignation of President Richard Nixon in 1972-73.

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    Watergate

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    Watergate : a third-rate burglary

    Part 1 of a three-part series documenting the Watergate break-in, coverup, investigation and subsequent resignation of President Richard Nixon in 1972-73.

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    Watergate

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    Watergate : a third-rate burglary

    Part 1 of a three-part series documenting the Watergate break-in, coverup, investigation and subsequent resignation of President Richard Nixon in 1972-73.

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    Three sovereigns for Sarah

    American Playhouse drama of the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692. Sarah Cloyce and her two sisters are tried and convicted of witchcraft; her sisters were hanged. In 1703, a special Court of Inquiry declared all three innocent of all charges.

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    Three sovereigns for Sarah

    American Playhouse drama of the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692. Sarah Cloyce and her two sisters are tried and convicted of witchcraft; her sisters were hanged. In 1703, a special Court of Inquiry declared all three innocent of all charges.

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    Three sovereigns for Sarah

    American Playhouse drama of the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692. Sarah Cloyce and her two sisters are tried and convicted of witchcraft; her sisters were hanged. In 1703, a special Court of Inquiry declared all three innocent of all charges.

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    The witches of Salem the horror and the hope

    An account of the 1692 Salem witchcraft trials.

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    The making of modern Atlanta

    The history of Atlanta from WWII to 1990. Eight 30-minute segments on two videocassettes. With Dana White and Tim Crimmons. Produced by Chris Moser, directed by Gary Moss.

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    The making of modern Atlanta

    The history of Atlanta from WWII to 1990. Eight 30-minute segments on two videocassettes. With Dana White and Tim Crimmons. Produced by Chris Moser, directed by Gary Moss.

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