skip to content
An introduction to Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury : audio guide Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

An introduction to Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury : audio guide

Author: Dan StoneDana GioiaHector ElizondoRay BradburyOrson Scott CardAll authors
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : National Endowment for the Arts, [2006]
Series: Big read.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, a novel about a future American society that embraces hedonism and bans critical thought through reading.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Ray Bradbury; Ray Bradbury; Ray Bradbury
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Stone; Dana Gioia; Hector Elizondo; Ray Bradbury; Orson Scott Card; John Crowley; Paquito D'Rivera; Nat Hentoff; Ursula K Le Guin; Azar Nafisi; Luis Alberto Urrea; Sam Weller; National Endowment for the Arts.; Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.); Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
OCLC Number: 166430691
Notes: Compact disc.
"The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts, developed in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest"--Container.
Performer(s): Narrated by Dana Gioia ; readings by Hector Elizondo ; featuring Ray Bradbury, Orson Scott Card, John Crowley, Paquito D'Rivera, Nat Hentoff, Ursula K. Le Guin, Azar Nafisi, Luis Alberto Urrea, and Sam Weller.
Description: 1 sound disc (38 min., 54 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Radio program --
Bonus tracks: Ray Bradbury on his favorite book --
Orson Scott Card on the power of storytelling --
Luis Alberto Urrea on his family's relationship to Fahrenheit 451 --
Sam Weller on Bradbury's office --
Sam Weller on the rejection of Fahrenheit 451 --
Hector Elizondo reads from Fahrenheit 451 --
Hector Elizondo reads from the concluding pages of Fahrenheit 451.
Series Title: Big read.
Responsibility: written and produced by Dan Stone.

Abstract:

Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, a novel about a future American society that embraces hedonism and bans critical thought through reading.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/166430691> # An introduction to Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury audio guide
    a bgn:CD, bgn:SoundRecording, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "166430691" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Place/washington_d_c> ; # Washington, D.C.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/dcu> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#CreativeWork/fahrenheit_451> ; # Fahrenheit 451.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/12305881> ; # Ray Bradbury
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Topic/audiobooks_on_cd> ; # Audiobooks on CD
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1359730> ; # Fahrenheit 451 (Bradbury, Ray)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e22/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:AudioBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/130318340> ; # Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/19678826> ; # Nat Hentoff
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/121974598> ; # Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/66012560> ; # Sam Weller
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/101734435> ; # Ursula K. Le Guin
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/46946111> ; # Paquito D'Rivera
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85643944> ; # Hector Elizondo
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/93074201> ; # Dana Gioia
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12305881> ; # Ray Bradbury
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85467356> ; # John Crowley
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/131941846> ; # National Endowment for the Arts.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/94241372> ; # Luis Alberto Urrea
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/305136376> ; # Azar Nafisi
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/116838661> ; # Orson Scott Card
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Person/stone_dan> ; # Dan Stone
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "Radio program -- Bonus tracks: Ray Bradbury on his favorite book -- Orson Scott Card on the power of storytelling -- Luis Alberto Urrea on his family's relationship to Fahrenheit 451 -- Sam Weller on Bradbury's office -- Sam Weller on the rejection of Fahrenheit 451 -- Hector Elizondo reads from Fahrenheit 451 -- Hector Elizondo reads from the concluding pages of Fahrenheit 451."@en ;
    schema:description "Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, a novel about a future American society that embraces hedonism and bans critical thought through reading."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1883127898> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Series/the_big_read> ; # The big read
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Series/big_read> ; # Big read.
    schema:name "An introduction to Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury audio guide"@en ;
    schema:productID "166430691" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/166430691#PublicationEvent/washington_d_c_national_endowment_for_the_arts_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Agent/national_endowment_for_the_arts> ; # National Endowment for the Arts
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/166430691> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Agent/national_endowment_for_the_arts> # National Endowment for the Arts
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "National Endowment for the Arts" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Person/stone_dan> # Dan Stone
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Stone" ;
    schema:givenName "Dan" ;
    schema:name "Dan Stone" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Place/washington_d_c> # Washington, D.C.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Washington, D.C." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Series/big_read> # Big read.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/166430691> ; # An introduction to Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury audio guide
    schema:name "Big read." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883127898#Series/the_big_read> # The big read
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/166430691> ; # An introduction to Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury audio guide
    schema:name "The big read" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1359730> # Fahrenheit 451 (Bradbury, Ray)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Fahrenheit 451 (Bradbury, Ray)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/101734435> # Ursula K. Le Guin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1929" ;
    schema:familyName "Le Guin" ;
    schema:givenName "Ursula K." ;
    schema:name "Ursula K. Le Guin" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/116838661> # Orson Scott Card
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Card" ;
    schema:givenName "Orson Scott" ;
    schema:name "Orson Scott Card" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/121974598> # Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12305881> # Ray Bradbury
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1920" ;
    schema:deathDate "2012" ;
    schema:familyName "Bradbury" ;
    schema:givenName "Ray" ;
    schema:name "Ray Bradbury" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/130318340> # Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/131941846> # National Endowment for the Arts.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "National Endowment for the Arts." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19678826> # Nat Hentoff
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hentoff" ;
    schema:givenName "Nat" ;
    schema:name "Nat Hentoff" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/305136376> # Azar Nafisi
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Nafisi" ;
    schema:givenName "Azar" ;
    schema:name "Azar Nafisi" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46946111> # Paquito D'Rivera
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1948" ;
    schema:familyName "D'Rivera" ;
    schema:givenName "Paquito" ;
    schema:name "Paquito D'Rivera" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66012560> # Sam Weller
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1967" ;
    schema:familyName "Weller" ;
    schema:givenName "Sam" ;
    schema:name "Sam Weller" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85467356> # John Crowley
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1942" ;
    schema:familyName "Crowley" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Crowley" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85643944> # Hector Elizondo
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Elizondo" ;
    schema:givenName "Hector" ;
    schema:name "Hector Elizondo" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/93074201> # Dana Gioia
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Gioia" ;
    schema:givenName "Dana" ;
    schema:name "Dana Gioia" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/94241372> # Luis Alberto Urrea
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Urrea" ;
    schema:givenName "Luis Alberto" ;
    schema:name "Luis Alberto Urrea" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.