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Against the odds : the artists of the Harlem Renaissance

Author: Amber Edwards; New Jersey Network (Firm); Newark Museum.; PBS Video.
Publisher: [Alexandria, VA] : PBS Video, [1994], ©1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documentary telling of the struggle of Black visual artists in the 1920's and 1930's to show and sell their work. It describes the influence of the Harmon Foundation in creating an artistic home where Black visual artists flourished and developed a wide range of talent. Also included were items in the show curated by the Newark Museum to celebrate the work of the Foundation.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Documentaries and factual films and video
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Amber Edwards; New Jersey Network (Firm); Newark Museum.; PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 30309462
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Narrator, Joe Morton ; executive producer, Nila Aronow.
Cast: Joe Morton, narrator.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: production of NJN ; produced, written and directed by Amber Edwards.

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Documentary telling of the struggle of Black visual artists in the 1920's and 1930's to show and sell their work. It describes the influence of the Harmon Foundation in creating an artistic home where Black visual artists flourished and developed a wide range of talent. Also included were items in the show curated by the Newark Museum to celebrate the work of the Foundation.

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