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Fayer, Steve 1935-

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Most widely held works by Steve Fayer
Eyes on the prize by Julian Bond( Visual )

86 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s by Henry Hampton( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 2,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyewitness accounts of three decades of civil rights history
Africans in America : America's journey through slavery by Steve Fayer( Visual )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program follows the history of American slavery from its birth to the Civil War. Considers the contradictions that lie at the heart of the founding of the American nation. The infant democracy pronounced all men to be created equal while enslaving one race to benefit another. Portrays the struggles of the African people in America, from their arrival in the 1600s to the last days of the Civil War
Malcolm X by William Strickland( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and German and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This definitive biography weaves together interviews, archival footage, photographs, and an original score to portray the fascinating intellectual journey of a complex man whose ideas resonate today."--Container
George Wallace : settin' the woods on fire( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four times governor of Alabama, four times a candidate for president, George Wallace was a fierce defender of Southern pride. This film through extensive archive footage and interviews presents the life of a man central to the civil rights years in the South, a lightening rod for controversy, a liberal judge who betrayed his principles for power, a politician who harnessed the anger lurking beneath American society to create a lasting conservative movement and a man ultimately reborn through suffering
Ain't scared of your jails 1960-1961( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on two major events involving students in the civil rights struggle - the lunch counter sit-ins in the south (particularly Nashville, Tennessee) and the Freedom Riders trip from Washington D.C. to Mississippi. Included in the program is the formation of the Student Nonviolent Coordination Committee and the importance it played in these events
The terrible transformation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America, from their arrival in the 1600s to the last days before the Civil War. This first episode examines the origins of one of the largest forced human migrations in recorded history. After the arrival of the first Africans in Virginia in 1619, the British colonies laid the groundwork for a system of racial slavery which generated profits that ensured the colonies' growth and survival
A job at Ford's by PBS Video( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Off-air recording of television program broadcast on April 17, 1997 made by : Bundoora, Vic. : La Trobe University, The Borchardt Library
New Deal, New York by PBS Video( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his first one hundred days in office, in a effort to stem the effects of the Great Depression, President Roosevelt created many new federal agencies giving jobs and relief to people and transforming the American landscape with public works projects. Nowhere was this transformation more apparent than in Mayor Fiorello La Guardia's New York City. Together Roosevelt and La Guardia expanded and redefined the role of government in the lives of the American people. Primarily uses interviews and historical film footage to portray the era
Mean things happening by PBS Video( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the American democracy of the 1930's two visions of liberty collided as working men and women battled landowners and factory managers for the right to join a union. On the tenant farms and in the steel factories working people asserted their citizenship in the midst of great economic turmoil and a tide of government reform. Primarily uses interviews and historical film footage to portray the era
We have a plan by PBS Video( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This part of The Great Depression series proceeds to 1934, when grassroots challenges to the New Deal--from both sides of the political spectrum--appeared. Despite new governement programs, unemployment hovered near 14 million and unrest was increasing. In California, novelist and former Socialist Upton Sinclair ran for governor on the EPIC (End Poverty in California) platform, which promised to turn idle land and factories into self-governing cooperatives. Sinclair's campaign ended in defeat, but one year later President Roosevelt's signing of the Social Security Act signaled America's emergence as a modern welfare state
Judgement Day by Diamánda Galás( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America, from their arrival in the 1600s to the last days before the Civil War. In this final episode, as the nation expands westward slavery becomes the most divisive issue in American life. Abolitionists struggle to bring the institution down and the nation is tested as never before. When tensions over slavery erupt into violence, Americans are forced to consider how long the country can continue as a democracy built on the profits of bondage
Revolution by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America, from their arrival in the 1600s to the last days before the Civil War. In this second episode, while the American colonies challenge Britain for independence, American slavery is challenged from within as men and women fight to define what America will be. When the War of Independence is won, black people, both enslaved and free, seize on the language of freedom even while the new nation's Constitution codifies slavery and oppression as a national way of life
Brotherly love by Tom Holmoe( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four part series portraying the struggles of the African people in America, from their arrival in the 1600s to the last days before the Civil War. In this third episode, during the first 50 years of the new nation, freedmen and fugitive slaves in Philadelphia push the country to live up to the promises made in its Constitution. But with the invention of the cotton gin, slavery expands into America's western frontier, and a revolution in Haiti inspires slave rebellions throughout the southern United States
Awakenings 1954-1956( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes on the Prize is the most critically acclaimed documentary on civil rights in America. Episode 1: Individual acts of courage inspire black Southerners to fight for their rights: Mose Wright testifies against the white men who murdered young Emmett Till, and Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat to a white man in Montgomery, Alabama
The road to rock bottom by PBS Video( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Great Depression progressed economic collapse took its toll on rural America. Crops went unsold, farm mortgages were called in by banks, hungry farmers protested, and robberies increased dramatically. The U.S. Army was called in to defend the nation's capital from veterans who were demanding that President Hoover and Congress pay a bonus for their services in World War I. The episode ends with Franklin Roosevelt's landslide election to the presidency. Primarily uses interviews and historical film footage to portray the era
To be somebody by PBS Video( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This part of The Great Depression series shows that for many Americans who were denied the rights of full citizenship, surviving the Depression was not enough. They were determined to help build a better America through direct action in the courts, in the Congress, and in everyday life. At a time when lyncvhings, segregation, and anti-Semitism were commonplace, black heavyweight cahmpion Joe Lewis became a symbol of national strength. In very different ways, Lewis and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt challenged America to live up to its promise of justice and opportunity for people of every race and faith
Arsenal of democracy by PBS Video( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By 1939 Americans were still struggling to end the Great Depression. Their dreams of peace and prosperity were celebrated at World's Fairs in New York and San Francisco, but prosperity did not come in peacetime. Millions fled the "dust bowl" states to finally find work in new defense industries. While the New Deal changed America forever, it was war that ended the Great Depression
Mississippi : is this America?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the continuing civil rights struggle in Mississippi. The story covers the voter registration drive during Freedom Summer in 1964 when students and others from the north came to Mississippi to implement black participation in the political process. Also includes the formation of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party and their unsuccessful attempt to sit in at the 1964 Democatic Party convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey
Eyes on the prize( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-6 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; v. 7-14 examines the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
 
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Africans in America : America's journey through slavery
Alternative Names
Fayer, Stephen B.

Fayer, Stephen B. 1935-

Fryer Steve

Languages
English (218)

German (1)

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Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980sAfricans in America : America's journey through slaveryJudgement DayBrotherly love