The dream keepers : 1940-1965 (VHS tape, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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The dream keepers : 1940-1965

Author: Henry HamptonSam PollardTracy Heather StrainBlackside, Inc.WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)All authors
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, 1999.
Series: I'll make me a world.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at African-American artists after World War II, and the impact of African-American "firsts" in the arts and other areas of society on the nation as a whole. Focusses on playwright Lorraine Hansberry, ballerinas Delores Browne and Raven Wilkinson, and author James Baldwin.
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Genre/Form: Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
History
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Lorraine Hansberry; Delores Browne; Raven Wilkinson; James Baldwin; James Baldwin; Delores Browne; Lorraine Hansberry; Raven Wilkinson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Hampton; Sam Pollard; Tracy Heather Strain; Blackside, Inc.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 41856594
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Performer(s): Commentary: Amiri Baraka, Lerone Bennety Jr., Delores Browne, Robert Brustein, Jacques D'Amboise, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Gerald Early, Herbert Gentry, Brenda Dixon Gottschild, Wynn Handman, Virginia Johnson, Bill T. Jones, Woodie King Jr., Haki Madhubuti, Ron Milner, Arthur Mitchell, Lloyd Richards, Faith Ringgold, Sonia Sanchez, Cornel West, John Edgar Wideman, Raven Wilkinson, August Wilson.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. + 1 teachers' guide (7 pages).
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: I'll make me a world.
Responsibility: produced by Blackside, Inc, in association with Thirteen/WNET New York ; executive producer, Henry Hampton ; co-executive producer, Sam Pollard ; producer, Tracy Heather Strain.

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Looks at African-American artists after World War II, and the impact of African-American "firsts" in the arts and other areas of society on the nation as a whole. Focusses on playwright Lorraine Hansberry, ballerinas Delores Browne and Raven Wilkinson, and author James Baldwin.

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ONE AWESOME VIDEO about African American Artist from 1940-1965

by 1014halifax (WorldCat user published 2018-01-10) Excellent Permalink

 

This is ONE AWESOME VIDEO about African American Artist from 1940-1965.  The Video has Super Rare Film Footage Clips of the likes of James Baldwin, Sonia Sanchez, Ossie Davis, Arthur Mitchell, Deloris Browne Raven Wilkins and just so many.   If you are a fan of James Baldwin,...
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