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John Edgar Wideman

Author: John Edgar Wideman; Michael Silverblatt; Dan Griggs; Lannan Foundation.
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : The Foundation, ©1993.
Series: Lannan literary series, no. 33.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"John Edgar Wideman is one of America's premier fiction writers. With language full of sinew and music, he writes about the evolving role of the black man in today's society, chronicling the often brutal and enraging experiences of African Americans who are struggling to survive. He read from The Stories of John Edgar Wideman and work in progress in Los Angeles on April 6, 1993, and talked with Michael  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Filmed interviews
Filmed literary readings
Nonfiction films
Feature films
Educational films
Documentary
Interviews
Named Person: John Edgar Wideman; John Edgar Wideman
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Edgar Wideman; Michael Silverblatt; Dan Griggs; Lannan Foundation.
ISBN: 1573940348 9781573940344
OCLC Number: 30094190
Credits: Camera, Darren Doerschel, Monte Duarte.
Performer(s): Interviewer, Michael Silverblatt.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Lannan literary series, no. 33.
Responsibility: the Lannan Foundation ; directed by Dan Griggs.

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"John Edgar Wideman is one of America's premier fiction writers. With language full of sinew and music, he writes about the evolving role of the black man in today's society, chronicling the often brutal and enraging experiences of African Americans who are struggling to survive. He read from The Stories of John Edgar Wideman and work in progress in Los Angeles on April 6, 1993, and talked with Michael Silverblatt"--Container.

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