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Crystal, Lester M.

Overview
Works: 25 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 34 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: DT515.84,
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Most widely held works by Lester M Crystal
The News Hour with Jim Lehrer special report ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
President Clinton sits down with eight Americans for an honest discussion on race relations
[The MacNeil/Lehrer news hour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Two years ago, the MacNeil/Lehrer News Hour began ... serious, sustained, regular coverage of the arts. We are offering here three examples of [our] approach to arts coverage."--1988 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt. [Part 1]. Several minority actors talk about their experiences with discrimination and racism within the motion picture and television industries and the racial stereotyping that occurs in the roles that they are offered. Members of the production crew of the television program Cagney & Lacey discuss their efforts to incorporate more minorities into the show and to make the roles they play more realistic. Includes footage from the show. [Part 2]. "Profile: first cousin." Profiles the life and acting career of Olympia Dukakis and her marriage to fellow actor Louis Zorich. She also discusses her political support of her cousin, Michael Dukakis. Includes footage of her Academy Award acceptance speech and her performing in the play Rose tattoo. [Part 3]. Profiles the life and musical career of opera singer Susan Davenny Wyner. She discusses the accident that ended her singing career but lead to a new career as a singing teacher and conductor of a local orchestra
The news hour with Jim Lehrer Friday, October 16 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A single program of the News hour featuring the day's news, anchored by Elizabeth Farnsworth. Topics include Northern Ireland's April peace accorde with interviews of two Nobel Peace Prize winners, Catholic John Hume (Social Democratic Labor Party) and Protestant David Trimble (Unionist Party), and interview with former chairman, N. Ireland Peace Talks, George Mitchell; why Afro-Americans continue to support President Clinton; Photo essay by Roger Rosenblatt on the suffering in Sudan. Also includes the week's politics with roundtable commentary by Mark Shields (syndicated columnist) and Paul Gigot (Wall Street Journal)
The MacNeil/Lehrer news hour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The news hour with Jim Lehrer 11/29/00 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A single program of the Newshour featuring the day's news followed by longer segments, including reports on the 2000 presidential election recounts in Florida, the challenges for Mexico's new president, and global climate control and global warming, and ending with an essay about an exhibit of photographs by and about African Americans
The MacNeil/Lehrer newshour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discussions on flooding in the Mississippi River Valley, and on the continuing fighting among ethnic groups in the former Soviet republics
First lessons ; and, School of silence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The first two segments are the first and final installments of a four-part series entitled "New Teachers," comparing the beginning and end of the first year of two newly graduated teachers. "Deaf Education," the third segment, examines various often controversial methods for educating the deaf, including sign language, oralism and mainstreaming
The news hour with Jim Lehrer April 27, 2001 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The news hour with Jim Lehrer 6/29/00 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A single program of the Newshour featuring the day's news followed by longer segments, including reports on the wildfire near Hanford nuclear site in Washington State, an assessment of recent decisions by the Supreme Court, predictions for the 2000 elections in Mexico, and a debate about leaks of government secrets in the U.S
[Alabama delegation] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A series of five segments showing the 1988 Democratic Convention in Atlanta, as experienced by the Alabama delegation. Includes footage of Sen. Al Gore of Tennessee, who had formerly been supported by all of the Dukakis Alabama delegates
MacNeil/Lehrer news hour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In the first focus segment Housing Secretary Henry Cisneros outlines a new housing policy on the homeless. In the second focus segment, Paul Solman explains why and how the Federal Reserve raised interest rates. In the third focus segment, Charlayne Hunter-Gualt marks the 40th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education. And in an essay, Jim Fisher discusses the significance of the "prom walk" in Wellsville, Kansas
[Perestroika series] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Explores the personal consequences of perestroika and glasnost. Some Soviet citizens speak candidly about economic changes, social freedoms, and their expectations and concerns for the future. "Harvesting Perestroika" looks at a collective farm 40 miles outside Moscow. "Perestroika and the Public" includes a visit to Moscow's Central Food Market and an interview with poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko
[The MacNeil/Lehrer news hour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
" ... Mr. Ostling takes a careful, sober look at religious issues, treating them not as marginal or 'eccentric', but rather as newsworthy stories that merit the same serious journalistic attention accorded to economics, social policy, politics, and so on."--1992 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt. This program uses archival footage and interviews to examine each of the four subjects of the program. [Pt. 1.]. Billy Graham profile. Looks at the career of Reverend Billy Graham. Includes footage of Graham preaching in 1949 and 1991 and Graham meeting with presidents Nixon and Bush and China's Deng Xiaoping. [Pt. 2]. Focus: Resurrection. Examines the Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Baltimore, Maryland to see how the revival within the church has sparked a revival within the church's community. [Pt. 3]. Catholic women. Looks at the role of women in the Catholic Church in the United States. [Pt. 4]. Focus: Mixed marriages. Looks at the issues and concerns of traditional Jews regarding interfaith marriages between Jews and non-Jews in the United States
The MacNeil/Lehrer newshour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
MacNeil/Lehrer's Newshour's coverage of the 1988 presidential campaign provided in-depth treatment of the candidates, focus on the issues, and political analysis
MacNeil/Lehrer news hour, February 5, 1990 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Third segment: Charlayne Hunter-Gault describes an exhibit at the Corcoran Gallery titled "Facing History : the Black Image in American Art, 1710-1940." She interviews Guy C. McElroy, Curator and art historian, who spent five years organizing the exhibit which has been described as "a show of beautiful paintings" and also as "a penetrating reading of Blacks viewed by whites." He selected the art for both its aesthetic appeal and for the social attitudes it portrayed
Decision 80 election night and conventions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The news hour with Jim Lehrer Wednesday, October 22 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A single program of the News hour featuring the day's news followed by longer news segments. Topics in this program include full coverage of President Clinton's global warming proposals; an interview with House Ways and Means chairman, Bill Archer, about his plans to revamp the IRS; excerpts from the Senate's campaign finance hearings; and a report from California on a contested 1996 congressional race between Loretta Sanchez and Robert K. Dornan
Reagan the first hundred days ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The News hour with Jim Lehrer, June 2, 2004 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
" ... the campaigns of Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, and President George W. Bush have already saturated the airwaves and Internet alike with political advertising. Terence Smith speaks with Brooks Jackson, director of FactCheck. org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania, about the ads and the veracity of claims from the Bush and Kerry campaigns"--NewsHour website
The MacNeil/Lehrer news hour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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