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E.L. Doctorow

Author: E L Doctorow; Bill D Moyers; Public Affairs Television (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, 1989, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Novelist E.L. Doctorow discusses the decline of the political novel in American literature and contrasts the writer's capacity for stimulating changes in political attitudes with the politician's tendency towards manipulation of people's political passions. Interviewed by Bill Moyers.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Nonfiction television programs
Television interviews
Named Person: E L Doctorow; E L Doctorow
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: E L Doctorow; Bill D Moyers; Public Affairs Television (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
OCLC Number: 22458534
Notes: Title from label.
Segment from the television program, A world of ideas.
"BMWI122."
Credits: Director of photography, Phil Gries ; executive editor, Bill Moyers.
Performer(s): Interviewer: Bill Moyers.
Description: 1 videocassette (28 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: World of ideas (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET & WTTW ; executive producer, Jack Sameth ; produced and directed by Gail Pellett.

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Novelist E.L. Doctorow discusses the decline of the political novel in American literature and contrasts the writer's capacity for stimulating changes in political attitudes with the politician's tendency towards manipulation of people's political passions. Interviewed by Bill Moyers.

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