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August Wilson

Author: August WilsonKate Roth KnullBill D MoyersPublic Affairs Television (Firm)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, [1994], ©1988.
Series: Moyers collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bill Moyers interviews playwright August Wilson on the importance of the blues in Wilson's life and his writing. Also talks about finding an African-American cultural identity and what Wilson sees as the false portrayal of black Americans on television.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Interviews
Named Person: August Wilson; August Wilson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: August Wilson; Kate Roth Knull; Bill D Moyers; Public Affairs Television (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 35671716
Notes: Originally broadcast as a segment of: A world of ideas.
Credits: Photography, Mark Felstad; editor, Scott P. Doniger.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Moyers collection.
Other Titles: World of ideas (Television program)
Responsibility: produced & directed by Kate Roth Knull ; a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York & WTTW/Chicago.

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Bill Moyers interviews playwright August Wilson on the importance of the blues in Wilson's life and his writing. Also talks about finding an African-American cultural identity and what Wilson sees as the false portrayal of black Americans on television.

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