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Chinua Achebe

Author: Chinua AchebeBill D MoyersGail PelletMichael CollinsMichael BaconAll authors
Publisher: Hamilton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2008]
Series: Moyers collection on DVD.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bill Moyers interviews Nigerian novelist Chinua Achebe who discusses the West's often inaccurate portrayal of Africa and how it is the African storyteller's obligation to be the collective memory of the African people.
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Genre/Form: Television interviews
Short films
Nonfiction television programs
History
Interviews
Named Person: Chinua Achebe; Chinua Achebe
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Chinua Achebe; Bill D Moyers; Gail Pellet; Michael Collins; Michael Bacon; Leland Kenower; Bobby Shepard; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.),; Public Affairs Television (Firm),; WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.),; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm),
OCLC Number: 54060745
Notes: This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Credits: Camera, Leland Kenower, Robert Shepard; edited by Michael Collins ; theme music composed by Michael Bacon.
Performer(s): Host: Bill Moyers.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on PBS, September, 1988, as a segment of: A world of ideas.
Description: 1 videodisc (30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R; NTSC.
Series Title: Moyers collection on DVD.
Other Titles: World of ideas (Television program)
Responsibility: from WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago ; a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; produced & directed by Gail Pellett.

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Bill Moyers interviews Nigerian novelist Chinua Achebe who discusses the West's often inaccurate portrayal of Africa and how it is the African storyteller's obligation to be the collective memory of the African people.

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