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The Resource Langston Hughes : poet, produced and directed by Jerry Baber and Amy A. Tiehel ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger

Langston Hughes : poet, produced and directed by Jerry Baber and Amy A. Tiehel ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger

Label
Langston Hughes : poet
Title
Langston Hughes
Title remainder
poet
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Jerry Baber and Amy A. Tiehel ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Attending an all-white school as a child, Hughes felt lonely and isolated, so he turned to reading and writing poetry. Inspired by Carl Sandburg and Walt Whitman, Hughes wrote free verse, using African-American dialect, words, and rhythms
Member of
Cataloging source
JDP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production designer, Rhonda Fabian ; editors, Keith Smith, Jonathan M. Donley, Michael Gogal ; music, Michael Keck ; camera, Marcus Cole
Dewey number
811/.52/092
Intended audience
Grades 5 & up
Language note
English and Spanish language tracks; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrator: John O'Neal
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fabian, Rhonda
  • Baber, Jerry
  • Schlessinger, Andrew
  • Tiehel, Amy A
  • O'Neal, John
  • Rummel, Jack
  • Schlessinger Media
Runtime
30
Series statement
Black Americans of achievement video collection II
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hughes, Langston
  • African Americans
  • Poets, American
  • African American poets
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Hughes, Langston
  • African American poets
  • African Americans
  • Poets, American
  • Hughes, Langston
  • African Americans
  • American poets
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
Langston Hughes : poet, produced and directed by Jerry Baber and Amy A. Tiehel ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the book by Jack Rummel published by Chelsea House
  • Special features: Discussion questions and activities
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Early life -- The Harlem Renaissance -- The Great Depression -- Political life
Control code
ocm80017361
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.)
Isbn
9781417107933
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
753201174239
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
V6823
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)80017361
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Langston Hughes : poet, produced and directed by Jerry Baber and Amy A. Tiehel ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the book by Jack Rummel published by Chelsea House
  • Special features: Discussion questions and activities
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Early life -- The Harlem Renaissance -- The Great Depression -- Political life
Control code
ocm80017361
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.)
Isbn
9781417107933
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
753201174239
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
V6823
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)80017361
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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