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Sinclair, Madge

Overview
Works: 64 works in 129 publications in 2 languages and 10,673 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Short stories, American  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Madge Sinclair
 
Most widely held works by Madge Sinclair
The lion king by Walt Disney ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 4,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Embark on an extraordinary coming-of-age adventure as Simba, a lion cub who cannot wait to be king, searches for his destiny in the great 'Circle of Life'"--Container
Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 2,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants
Coming to America by Shari Headley ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food restaurant
Richard Wright's Almos' a man ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the short story by Richard Wright. A black teenage farm worker believes that owning a gun is a mark of maturity
Queen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The remarkable history of Alex Haley's paternal side. Queen is the daughter of a slave and a plantation owner. During the turbulent decades of the antebellum South, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and beyond, she searches for a home in the two cultures and at times is shunned by both. Rejection and hate are no match for her unconquerable will
Almos' a man by Richard Wright ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about a Black, teenage farmworker, who, faced with the prospect of working to pay for a mule he has accidentally killed, and armed with vague notions of manhood, escapes from the farm
El Rey Leon ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
King Mufasa is the revered ruler of Pride Rock and the surrounding lands. He teaches his son, Simba, about the circle of life and prepares him to be ruler. Scar, Mufasa's brother, schemes with his hench hyenas to kill Mufasa in a wildebeest stampede. He convinces Simba that he is responsible for his father's death. Simba flees to a carefree land. Simba's childhood friend, Nala, convinces him to return home to face his duty as king. Simba finds a land ruined by Scar and the hyenas. With the help of the lionesses, Simba expels Scar and the hyenas and takes his place as king
Cornbread, Earl and me by Ronald L Fair ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cornbread, Earl and me: After his brother is killed, a boy and his friend must stand up to the police
A century of women ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Third of three programs in a series that tells the story of women in the 20th century--how they lived, loved, worked, played, and changed the course of American history. This program explores the changing concepts of "ideal beauty" and how women see themselves. Presents the changing image of women in movies and on television, and in music, dance, and art. With comments by Roseanne Arnold, Carol Burnett, Twyla Tharp, and Maya Angelou
A century of women ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First of three programs in a series that tells the story of women in the 20th century--how they lived, loved, worked, played, and changed the course of American history. This program deals with the struggle of women trying to balance work, marriage and motherhood. For many women in the early 1900s, the balancing act of labor and love was a matter of life or death. Presents stories of women as wives, mothers, and workers, from the founders of the PTA to the early union leaders and First Ladies. Includes comments by Betty Friedan and Congresswoman Pat Schroeder
A century of women ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Second of three programs in a series that tells the story of women in the 20th century--how they lived, loved, worked, played, and changed the course of American history. This program looks at women's efforts to shape their own destinies and establish a system of justice for not only themselves, but for all Americans. Issues range from Margaret Sanger's crusade to provide all women a means of birth control to the Women's Liberation Movement. Includes comments from Erica Jong, Gloria Steinem, Grace Slick, Shere Hite, Barbara Boxer, and Joan Baez
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Third episode of an adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourth episode of an adaption of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants. Kunta Kinte's daughter Kizzy is sold at age 16 to a new "Master" and bears his son, who grows up to become the fun-loving Chicken George. Kizzy, who has a strong resolve to keep her heritage alive, returns to her birthplace and learns of her parents' fates
Sexuality & social justice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Second of three programs in a series on women in the twentieth century
Backwards the riddle of dyslexia ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a bright, charming youngster whose explosive actions are triggered by his inability to read and write. Once the problem is identified, intervention by trained professions and the parents helps the child to make great progress and to overcome his feelings of being stupid. Intended to show how dyslexia can affect behavior
Work & family ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First of three programs in a series on women in the twentieth century
 
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English (71)
Spanish (3)
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