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Author: Bill D MoyersJames A AutryQuincy TroupePublic Affairs Television (Firm)David Grubin Productions.All authors
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video [distributor], ©1989.
Series: Power of the word, 2.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This program features James Autry and Quincy Troupe who both work with the oral tradition to lift poetry off the page and bring it into the community. Autry's readings are popularly requested at business seminars and Troupe is shown reading his poems to and talking with groups at Sing Sing prison, the College of Staten Island, a bar, and a high school that he helped to integrate in St. Louis.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bill D Moyers; James A Autry; Quincy Troupe; Public Affairs Television (Firm); David Grubin Productions.; PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 21220127
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Series title on cassette label: Moyers : the power of the word.
Credits: Director of photography, Joel Shapiro ; editor, David Steward ; music, Paul Halley.
Performer(s): Host: Bill Moyers.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + resource material.
Series Title: Power of the word, 2.
Other Titles: Moyers : the power of the word
Responsibility: Public Affairs Television, Inc. and David Grubin Producations, Inc.

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This program features James Autry and Quincy Troupe who both work with the oral tradition to lift poetry off the page and bring it into the community. Autry's readings are popularly requested at business seminars and Troupe is shown reading his poems to and talking with groups at Sing Sing prison, the College of Staten Island, a bar, and a high school that he helped to integrate in St. Louis.

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