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WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)

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Works: 1,450 works in 2,368 publications in 1 language and 37,277 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Juvenile works  Tours  Hymns  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Church history  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Production personnel, Originator
Classifications: BL304, 291.13
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Most widely held works by WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 2,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Starting with various topics Campbell shows both how man creates his universe and is controlled by the myth he has created
Chicago city of the century ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
City of the century tells how in just 60 years Chicago grew from a remote, swampy frontier town into one of the most explosively alive cities in the world. "Chicago by 'L'" is part travelogue, part history, and part tour of Chicago's neighborhoods by 'L', Chicago's elevated train
Healing and the mind by Bill D Moyers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Ancient medical science told us our minds and bodies are one. So did philosophers of old. Now modern science and new research are helping us to understand these connections. Bill Moyers talks with physicians, scientists, therapists, and patients--people who are taking a new look at the meaning of sickness and health. He discusses their search for answers to perplexing questions: How do emotions translate into chemicals in our body? How do thoughts and feelings influence health? How can we collaborate with our bodies to encourage healing?
Only the ball was white ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pays tribute to the many topflight players from the Negro Leagues in baseball when players were denied stardom by the color line
Ten things every child needs ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows how brain development in children up to age three is influenced by such things as interaction, touch, stable relationships, safe environments, self-esteem, quality child care, play, communication, music, and reading
Amazing grace with Bill Moyers by Bill D Moyers ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary explores the moving history of the timeless, inspiritional hymn "Amazing grace", and traces the lyrics back to its author, John Newton, and English slave ship captain turned country preacher. Includes archival film footage, and variations sung by different performers
A child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed on location in a small Welsh village, this video celebrates the wonders of a childhood Christmas when on Christmas Eve, Old Geraint shares his heartwarming stories and memories with his beloved grandson, Thomas
The Constitution, that delicate balance ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Representatives of law, government, journalism, academia and other professions grapple with the tough choices required to put the Constitution into practice, and the difficulty of balancing the conflicting demands the Constitution honors. Each program starts with a hypothetical case, presented by the moderator, in which rights clash with responsibilities and the needs of the individual clash with those of society
August Wilson by August Wilson ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A conversation between television journalist, Bill Moyers, and playwright, August Wilson, in which they discuss Wilson's plays and the Black experience in America
The magic never ends the life & work of C.S. Lewis ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... a television documentary that chronicles the C.S. Lewis story. It spans from his early days in Northern Ireland, through his acclaimed academic career at Britain's prestigious Oxford University, his friendship with J.R.R. Tolkien, and the legendary love between Lewis and his wife, Joy."
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Long before medieval knights charged off to slay dragons, tales of heroic adventures were an integral part of all world cultures. Campbell challenges everyone to see the presence of a heroic journey in his or her own life"--Container
The stories of Maxine Hong Kingston by Maxine Hong Kingston ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maxine Hong Kingston, in a two-part conversations with Bill Moyers, talks about her writing, her published works and the interaction of East Asian and American consciousness
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Campbell discusses the role of sacrifice in myth, which symbolizes the necessity for rebirth. He also talks about the significance of sacrifice -- in particular, a mother's sacrifice for her child, and the sacrifice to the relationship in marriage -- and stresses the need for every one of us to find our sacred place in the midst of today's fast-paced, technological world"--Container
New dinosaurs : skeletons in the sand by Elaine Pascoe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows a scientist and his team as they uncover a massive dinosaur graveyard in the Sahara Desert and discover the skeletons of two new species
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third of six one-hour interviews by Bill Moyers with the renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell. Campbell discusses the importance of accepting death as rebirth as in the myth of the buffalo and the story of Christ, the rite of passage in primitive societies, the role of mystical Shamans, and the decline of ritual in today's society
Animal intelligence : why is this dolphin smiling? by Elaine Pascoe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines dolphin intelligence and the ways in which dolphins communicate among themselves and with humans
Virtual reality : beyond the looking glass by Elaine Pascoe ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses in general terms the computer technology involved in virtual reality and how it has been used and will be used in the future
Race to the moon the daring adventure of Apollo 8 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Take an up-close look at the most dangerous mission in the history of exploration. Recount the triumphant first manned space flight. Interviews with Apollo 8 astronauts, mission control, and journalists
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fifth of six one-hour interviews by Bill Moyers with the renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell. Campbell talks about romantic love, beginning with the 12th century troubadours, and addresses questions about the image of woman, as goddess, virgin, Mother Earth
Mine eyes have seen the glory ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Host Randall Balmer travelled throughout the United States to uncover the richness, diversity, and energy of the Evangelical movement. The result is an intimate look at who are the Evangelicals, what they believe, what difference their faith makes in their lives, how they seek to protect their children from the corrupting influences of society, how they are trying to change the world, and emerging forms of Evangelicalism that suggest what their future may be like
 
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Alternative Names
Chicago (Ill.). WTTW (Television station)
W.T.T.W. (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
WTTW/Chicago (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
WTTW11 (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
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English (132)
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