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Carroll, Diahann

Overview
Works: 262 works in 446 publications in 3 languages and 13,965 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Interviews  Fiction  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Author, Host, Vocalist, Commentator, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Diahann Carroll
 
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Most widely held works by Diahann Carroll
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end by the conclusion of the drama but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths
I know why the caged bird sings ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Maya leads a precarious existence in racist, Depression-era Arkansas, where she is shunted between her grandmother's house and mother's--where she is raped-- and withdraws into total silence. She endures to share her realization in her valedictory address: "In order to lift your voice, you have to lift your head."
Color adjustment by Marlon T Riggs( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study of prejudice and perception traces over forty years of race relations in America through the lens of prime time TV entertainment. Revisiting such popular hits as Amos and Andy, Beulah, The Nat King Cole Show, Julia, I Spy, Good Times and Roots, viewers see how bitter racial conflict was absorbed into the non-controversial formats of the prime time series
Eve's bayou by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eve's family seems perfect until she catches her doctor father more than just examining one of his patients and Eve's tormented by the family secrets that come out
Peeples ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sparks fly when Wade Walker crashes the preppy Peeples annual reunion in the Hamptons to ask for their precious daughter Grace's hand in marriage. Wade might be a fish-out-of-water among this seemingly perfect East Coast clan, but he's not about to let himself flounder. Instead, in a wild weekend of fun, dysfunction and hilarious surprises, Wade is about to discover there's room for all kinds of Peeples in this family, no matter their differences
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Oscar Hammerstein's Carmen Jones by Otto Preminger( Visual )
15 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end by the conclusion of the drama but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths
The Five Heartbeats by Robert Townsend( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five young friends are drawn together by music. Their dreams of fame and fortune take them from amateur nights in ghetto clubs to the pinnacle of show business success and personal tragedy. When the vocal group The Five Heartbeats get to the top of music world they learn the hard reality of the music industry
Claudine ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"While struggling to support herself and her six children in Harlem by working as a maid for a wealthy family, Claudine (Carroll) meets a charming garbage man, Roop (James Earl Jones). But although Roop is smitten with the lovely single mother, his own life trials make him slow to respond to her invitation to a lifetime of love"--Container
No strings original Broadway cast by Richard Rodgers( Recording )
16 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Patricia Cornwell's The front ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
District Attorney Monique Lamont orders Detective Win Garano to reopen the investigation of the brutal, decades-old murder of a young blind woman named Janie Brolin. Janie's boyfriend was the main suspect in the original investigation, but Lamont has another suspect in mind: the Boston Strangler. Garano will work with no-nonsense female detective 'Stump' to uncover the truth about Janie's death and track down a psychopath who is leaving their witnesses and colleagues dead in his wake
Sally Hemings an American scandal ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the extraordinary, controversial story of the 38-year romance between Thomas Jefferson and Sally Heming
Paris blues by Martin Ritt( Visual )
14 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When two American jazz musicians in Paris meet two young American teachers, it's instant electricity. The foursome embarks on a whirlwind romance through the streets, cafes, clubs and landmarks of Paris
Having our say the Delany sisters' first one hundred years ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holding dear to their family and faith, Sadie and Bessie survive and surmount segregation. Sadie's quiet determination leads her to become the first African-American home-ec teacher in New York City. The outspoken Bessie becomes the city's second black dentist. An interview with Sadie (103 years old) and Bessie Delaney (101 years old)
House of flowers Broadway cast recording by Harold Arlen( Recording )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2003 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pioneers of television ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than 200 breakthrough stars bring their stories to life in season four of the Emmy, nominated documentary series. Each episode melds compelling new interviews with irresistible clips to offer a fresh take on TV's biggest celebrities. Some of the shows highlighted include: Seinfeld, Miami Vice, Roseanne, ER, I love Lucy and Star Trek
Harold Arlen by Harold Arlen( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The courage to love ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This inspiring true story of heroism and love illuminates the extraordinary life of Henriette Dalille, the first African American saint"--Container
Hurry sundown by Otto Preminger( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
About racial prejudice and emotional unrest in 1940s Georgia. Henry Warren is an unscrupulous and racist landowner obsessed with buying up all available land in a Georgia farming town. Blocking his path are sharecroppers Rod McDowell and Reeve Scott, one white and one black
Makers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles women leaders in the fields of politics, business, military, space, motion pictures, and comedy
 
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Alternative Names
DeLeon, Carol Diahann.
Glusman, Carol Diahann.
Johnson, Carol Diahann.
Kay, Carol Diahann.
Languages
English (159)
Italian (1)
German (1)
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