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Louisiana Educational Television Authority

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Works: 91 works in 117 publications in 1 language and 343 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Interviews  Folklore 
Classifications: F369, 813
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Most widely held works by Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Kate Chopin a re-awakening ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary which looks at the life and work of American author Kate Chopin, most famous for her work, The Awakening
Louisiana, a history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the history and culture of Louisiana, from its beginnings as a colony to the present
Signpost to freedom the 1953 Baton Rouge bus boycott ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1953, lead by a handful of determined young men and women, the African American citizens of Louisiana's capital city led a quiet revolt. It was the nation's first large-scale boycott challenging segregation, occurring nearly three years before the more famous bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama
Ernest J. Gaines Louisiana stories by Ernest J Gaines ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary program presents Ernest J. Gaines, the author who introduced an historical past of the old South to readers nationwide through such works as The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, A Gathering of Old Men, and My Father's House. It's a memory-filled journey from Gaines' childhood in the land of dirt roads, magnolias and majestic oak trees to the big city of San Francisco and back again. Aspects of African American life and history are discussed in the context of his books
Nutrition you are what you eat ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Dad and Olivia search for healthy snacks in their efforts to understand what goes into a nutritionally balanced diet. Viewers will learn the differences between proteins, fats and carbohydrates and the roles they play in maintaining good health. They also will discover how to distinguish between good calories and empty calories and learn the basics of nutritional labeling
Ernest J. Gaines Louisiana stories ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meet the man who introduced an historical part of the old South to readers nationwide through such works as The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, A Gathering of Old Men, and My Father's House, to name a few. It's a memory filled journey from the land of dirt roads, magnolias and majestic oak trees to the big city of San Francisco and back again
Flight winging it ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncover the inside story on airplane construction, get the scoop on Bernoulli's principle and go aloft for a flying lesson with a commercial pilot to learn all about aerodynamics
Lost Louisiana ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program contains the entire first installment in the acclaimed LPB series of cultural specials hosted by Jeff Duhé. Take to the road across Louisiana to explore landmarks and institutions that are gone but not forgotten including Mervine Kahn's department store in Rayne, the great Hurricane of 1893 that wiped out Cheniere Caminada, Irish heritage of Louisiana restored along with a beautiful church, Shreveport's Louisiana Hayride where country legends first played and the History of Jazz music as its landmarks are slowly vanishing. Lost Louisiana is a poignant trip down memory lane for anyone who treasures Louisiana's unique history and folkways
Louisiana. a history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louisiana becomes America's 18th state in 1812 and slowly becomes a part of the fledgling nation. There is also an examination of everyday life in antebellum Louisiana and the economic and cultural forces that led the state to secede from the Union
Lindy Boggs steel and velvet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A profile of the life and career of former Congresswomen and Ambassador to the Vatican, Corinne "Lindy" Boggs. Includes interviews with many friends, family, and associates of Mrs. Boggs, including Cokie Roberts, Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Sen. Mary Landrieu, and Sheriff Harry Lee
Louisiana. a history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This episode examines Louisiana role in the Civil War and the impact of this wrenching conflict on the state and its people. The focus is on the war as it is fought on Louisiana's soil
Louisiana. a history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstruction and the rebuilding of the devastated state are viewed through the eyes of both whites and African-Americans. The political, economic, and cultural growing pains at the close of the nineteenth century are examined
Louisiana. a history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The transformation of Louisiana's economy from agriculture to industry, the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s and Louisiana's place in the 21st century are featured in the final episode of the series
Uncle Earl ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the career of Earl Long and his role in Louisiana politics
Lost Louisiana ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program contains the entire second episode in the acclaimed LPB series of cultural specials hosted by Jeff Duhé. Take to the road across Louisiana to explore landmarks and institutions that are gone but not forgotten, including the haunting work of photographer Fonville Winans, the restoration of Louisiana's Old State Capitol, the closing of Airline Motors Restaurant in LaPlace, and take a trip down a lonely road called Highway One. Lost Louisiana Two is a cornucopia of stories that will long be treasured by Everyone who loves Louisiana's unique history and folkways
Louisiana. a history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mississippi River emerges as a defining element of our history. The program explores the prehistoric cultures of Louisiana's first residents, the state's Native Americans. Also featured are the personalities and events of Louisiana's colonial period, which left a lasting imprint on the state. The episode ends with Napoleon selling Louisiana to the United States for $15 million
Louisiana a history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louisiana story the reverse angle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This high-definition public television documentary explores the legacy of Robert Flaherty's Louisiana Story. This program brings together the surviving key participants of the original 1940's movie and allows them to comment on this controversial film, including Richard Leacock, legendary cinematographer and associate producer of Louisiana Story, and J.C. Boudreaux, once the emblematic Cajun boy who personified Flaherty's optimistic vision. Reverse Angle features diverse commentary from native folklorists, artists, filmmakers, and historians who have both studied and shared in the legacy of Louisiana Story
Louisiana. a history ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1927 Mississippi River flood ravages Louisiana and is the impetus for the creation of a unified levee system along the great river. The emergence of future governor and U.S. Senator Huey P. Long changes Louisiana politics forever and still affects the state six decades after his assassination. His colorful and erratic younger brother Earl also serves three terms as governor, with some well-publicized visits to mental institutions during his second term
Native waters : a Chitimacha recollection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Through [this film about the Chitimacha people ] we journey into sacred places of the [Atchafalaya] Basin with author and keeper of his family's oral tradition Roger Stouff, ... , as he provides native stories, beliefs and perspectives about this important and often overlooked people."--Container
 
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