The Resource Soul of a people : writing America's story, Smithsonian Channel ; National Endowment for the Humanities ; Spark Media ; directed and produced by Andrea Kalin ; produced by David A. Taylor, James Mirabello ; written by David A. Taylor, Olive Emma Bucklin, Andrea Kalin, (videorecording)

Soul of a people : writing America's story, Smithsonian Channel ; National Endowment for the Humanities ; Spark Media ; directed and produced by Andrea Kalin ; produced by David A. Taylor, James Mirabello ; written by David A. Taylor, Olive Emma Bucklin, Andrea Kalin, (videorecording)

Label
Soul of a people : writing America's story
Title
Soul of a people
Title remainder
writing America's story
Statement of responsibility
Smithsonian Channel ; National Endowment for the Humanities ; Spark Media ; directed and produced by Andrea Kalin ; produced by David A. Taylor, James Mirabello ; written by David A. Taylor, Olive Emma Bucklin, Andrea Kalin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This documentary recounts the role of the Federal Writers Project as the largest cultural experiment in the nation's history. Program focuses on the role played by writers who recorded local and oral histories all over the nation, many finding national acclaim as a result
Cataloging source
NJB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Dennis Boni ; editor, David Grossbach ; music, Joseph Vitarelli
PerformerNote
  • Narrated by Patricia Clarkson
  • Amy Bloom, Richard Ford, Jonathan Holloway, Elmer Kelton, James McBride, Marilyn Nelson, Reynolds Price
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kalin, Andrea
  • Taylor, David A
  • Mirabello, James
  • Bucklin, Olive Emma
  • Bloom, Amy
  • Ford, Richard
  • Holloway, Jonathan
  • Kelton, Elmer
  • McBride, James
  • Nelson, Marilyn
  • Price, Reynolds
  • Smithsonian Channel (Television network)
  • SNI/SI Networks (Firm)
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Spark Media (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Federal Writers' Project
  • United States
  • Depressions
  • Oral tradition
  • Wright, Richard
  • Yezierska, Anzia
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Fisher, Vardis
  • Cheever, John
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Kennedy, Stetson
  • Turkel, Studs
  • Documentary television programs
Technique
live action
Label
Soul of a people : writing America's story, Smithsonian Channel ; National Endowment for the Humanities ; Spark Media ; directed and produced by Andrea Kalin ; produced by David A. Taylor, James Mirabello ; written by David A. Taylor, Olive Emma Bucklin, Andrea Kalin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn435494730
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscs (105 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
617742221190
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)435494730
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Soul of a people : writing America's story, Smithsonian Channel ; National Endowment for the Humanities ; Spark Media ; directed and produced by Andrea Kalin ; produced by David A. Taylor, James Mirabello ; written by David A. Taylor, Olive Emma Bucklin, Andrea Kalin, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn435494730
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscs (105 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
617742221190
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)435494730
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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