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Jal, Emmanuel

Overview
Works: 29 works in 104 publications in 11 languages and 3,311 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives  Drama  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Interviews  Music  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Composer, Author, Performer, Singer, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 962.4043
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Most widely held works about Emmanuel Jal
 
Most widely held works by Emmanuel Jal
The good lie by Philippe Falardeau( Visual )

23 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and French and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were known simply as "The Lost Boys." Orphaned by the brutal civil war in Sudan that began in 1983, these young victims traveled as many as a thousand miles on foot in search of safety. Fifteen years later, a humanitarian effort would bring 3,600 lost boys and girls to America
Rebuilding hope( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As small children, Gabriel Bol Deng, Koor Garang and Garang Mayuol fled their villages in South Sudan due to civil war. They became a part of a group of thousands of other boys and girls with a similar story, nicknamed 'The Lost Boys and Girls' upon resettlement in the USA in 2001. In May 2007, Gabriel Bol, Koor, and Garang, now in their twenties, embarked on a journey back to Sudan to discover whether their homes and families had survived, and what the current situation is in South Sudan
Ceasefire by Emmanuel Jal( Recording )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 9 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With music full of intricate melodies and a central message calling for peace in Sudan; this collaboration with Southern Sudanese rapper Jal and Northern Sudanese singer Salim finds common ground within it's music in a most captivating way
War child : [a child soldier's story] by Emmanuel Jal( Recording )

8 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fighting for the Sudan People's Liberation Army growing up, music is what kept Jal going and his release is like a diary of his extraordinary experiences as he mixes rap with soul and a world music vibe
War child : a child soldier's story by Emmanuel Jal( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oorlogsherinneringen van de in 1980 in Sudan geboren hip hop-zanger en activist, die als kindsoldaat tussen zijn zevende en elfde jaar in Noord-Afrika op drift raakte
Live 8( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africa calling was one of the concerts held as part of Live 8. Peter Gabriel organized this concert, which features some of Africa's top artists, at the Eden Project in Cornwall, South West England
Celebrate Africa!( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The key by Emmanuel Jal( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rough guide to the music of the Sahara( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africa united by Debs Gardner-Paterson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Africa United tells the extraordinary story of three Rwandan children and their bid to take part in the opening ceremony of the 2010 Football World Cup in Johannesburg. Our pint-sized heroes set off in pursuit of their dream, picking up along the way a 'dream team' of displaced kids, who help them negotiate a series of thrilling and hilarious adventures. During their 3000 mile journey, we encounter an Africa few people ever see; experience an epic adventure across seven countries; and feel the joy, laughter and hope that comes from making an incredible journey together"--Footprint Films Ltd. website
War child by Emmanuel Jal( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film detailing the life of Emmanuel Jal, a victim and refugee of Sudan's civil wars. Now a successful hip-hop artist, as a seven- year-old Sudanese boy Jal was conscripted into an army as one of 10,000 child soldiers. Fighting through two separate civil wars over the course of nearly a decade, Jal survived, eventually adopted by a British aid worker. As an adult, he relates his story and his hope for peace through his activism and through popular music, recording and releasing his own work and performing with international stars
War child : a new fight, a new weapon( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His electrifying music crackles with both pain and hope. For hip hop artist Emmanuel Jal, a former child soldier in Sudan's brutal civil war, these lyrics are hardly empty posturing. They are the bitter reality of a young man who was forged in the crucible of one of the world's most cruel wars
War child : Feuerherz. Darfur child soldiers : an untold story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War child: Chronicles the amazing journey of Emmanuel Jal from ruthless child soldier to an acclaimed international hip-hop artist delivering a message of peace. Kidnapped at sever years old and forced to fight in Sudan's brutal civil war, Jal tells his frightening yet redemptive tale in his own words, with his vibrant music providing the soundtrack
Le beau mensonge( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were known simply as "The Lost Boys." Orphaned by the brutal civil war in Sudan that began in 1983, these young victims traveled as many as a thousand miles on foot in search of safety. Fifteen years later, a humanitarian effort would bring 3,600 lost boys and girls to America
See me mama by Emmanuel Jal( Recording )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songlines top of the world compilation CD : plus Philip Glass' playlist( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in Multiple languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African garden : the world of African grooves( Recording )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global rhythm( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in Multiple languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Key by Emmanuel Jal( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christian rapper from the southern Sudan in Africa releases his fourth album featuring the title track; Dollar; Taxi Driver; and Scars featuring Nelly Furtado
Out of exile : the abducted and displaced people of Sudan by Craig Walzer( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millions of people have fled from conflicts and persecution in all parts of the Northeast African country of Sudan, and many thousands more have been enslaved as human spoils of war. Here, in their own words, men and women recount life before their displacement and the reasons for their flight, and provide insight on the major stations of the ""refugee railroads"" — the desert camps of Khartoum, the underground communities of Cairo, the humanitarian metropolis of Kakuma refugee camp, and the still-growing internally displaced persons camps in Darfur. Included are stories of escapes from the wa
 
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War child : a child soldier's story
Alternative Names
Emmanuel Jal rapper sudanese

Emmanuel Jal rapper uit Soedan

Emmanuel Jal sudanesischer Kindersoldat, Musiker, Aktivist gegen den Einsatz von Kindersoldaten

Эммануэль Джал

إيمانويل جال

임마누엘 잘

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