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The Resource August Wilson, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York & WTTW/Chicago, (videorecording)

August Wilson, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York & WTTW/Chicago, (videorecording)

Label
August Wilson
Title
August Wilson
Statement of responsibility
a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York & WTTW/Chicago
Title variation
  • August Wilson : writing and the blues
  • Writing and the blues
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bill Moyers interviews playwright August Wilson on the importance of the blues in Wilson's life and his writing. Also talks about finding an African-American cultural identity and what Wilson sees as the false portrayal of black Americans on television
Member of
Cataloging source
XFF
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
World of ideas (Television program)
Credits note
Producer/director, Kate Roth Knull ; photography, Mark Felstad ; editor, Scott P. Doniger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilson, August
  • Knull, Kate Roth
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
30
Series statement
Moyers collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilson, August
  • African American dramatists
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
August Wilson, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York & WTTW/Chicago, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a segment of: A world of ideas
  • Title from catalog: August Wilson, writing and the blues
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
35671716
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (30 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 4972
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
August Wilson, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York & WTTW/Chicago, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as a segment of: A world of ideas
  • Title from catalog: August Wilson, writing and the blues
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
35671716
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (30 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FFH 4972
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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