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Bill Moyers on faith & reason. / Jeanette Winterson

Author: Bill D MoyersJeanette WintersonMark GanguzzaFelice FirestonePublic Affairs Television (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2006.
Series: Moyers collection on DVD.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Storytellers take ancient myths and turn them into parables for their times, thus keeping truths about human experience current, available to be passed from generation to generation, across time, through cultures. Jeanette Winterson, daughter of Pentecostal evangelists, is one such storyteller. In this interview, she discusses her new novel, a daring take on the classical Greek story of Atlas, the importance of myth  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Documentary
History
Interviews
Named Person: Jeanette Winterson; Jeanette Winterson; Jeanette Winterson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bill D Moyers; Jeanette Winterson; Mark Ganguzza; Felice Firestone; Public Affairs Television (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
ISBN: 9781421353708 1421353709
OCLC Number: 78907128
Language Note: In English; closed-captioned.
Notes: This disc has been recorded using DVD-R equipment and may not play in all DVD players or drives.
Credits: Editors, Lewis Erskine, Andy Fredericks ; music, Douglas J. Cuomo.
Performer(s): Host, Bill Moyers; guest, Jeanette Winterson.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on PBS as segments of Bill Moyers on Faith & Reason on July 7, 2006.
Description: 1 videodisc (35 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Moyers collection on DVD.
Other Titles: Bill Moyers on faith and reason
Jeanette Winterson
Bill Moyers on faith & reason (Television program)
Responsibility: director, Mark Ganguzza ; executive producer, Felice Firestone ; a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of Thirteen/WNET New York.

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Storytellers take ancient myths and turn them into parables for their times, thus keeping truths about human experience current, available to be passed from generation to generation, across time, through cultures. Jeanette Winterson, daughter of Pentecostal evangelists, is one such storyteller. In this interview, she discusses her new novel, a daring take on the classical Greek story of Atlas, the importance of myth in modern life, and the power of art to build a fulfilling inner life.

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