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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Lehrer; Robert MacNeil; Melor Sturua; Alla Zeide; Alexandra Costa; Alexei Izyumov; Al Swift; Patrick Roberts; Guy C McElvoy; Charlayne Hunter-Gault; Lester M Crystal; Linda Winslow; Walter Kravetz; Bernard Hoffer; Independent Television News (Great Britain); MacNeil/Lehrer Productions.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); PBS Video.
|Language Note:||Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.|
|Notes:||Title on cassette label: MacNeil Lehrer newshour.|
|Credits:||Producer, Lester M. Crystal ; deputy executive producer, Linda Winslow ; associate executive producer, Dan Werner ; director, Walter Kravetz ; music, Bernard Hoffer.|
|Description:||1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.|
|Contents:||[News summary] --
Marching for democracy --
Getting out the vote --
Black History Month --
|Other Titles:||Black History Month.
Getting out the vote.
Marching for democracy.
Facing history: the Black image in American art, 1710-1940.
MacNeil/Lehrer newshour (Television program)
|Responsibility:||production of WNET/WETA & MacNeil Lehrer Productions.|
Second segment: Jim Lehrer monitors a debate between Congressmen Al Swift (D-Wash.) and Patrick Roberts (R-Kan.) about a House of Representatives bill that would establish uniform registration requirements for federal elections. Would it be effective? Is it necessary? Does it constitute federal interference in local matters? How would it be financed?
Third segment: Charlayne Hunter-Gault describes an exhibit at the Corcoran Gallery titled "Facing History : the Black Image in American Art, 1710-1940." She interviews Guy C. McElroy, Curator and art historian, who spent five years organizing the exhibit which has been described as "a show of beautiful paintings" and also as "a penetrating reading of Blacks viewed by whites." He selected the art for both its aesthetic appeal and for the social attitudes it portrayed.
- Documentary films.
- Motion pictures.
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
- Political parties -- Soviet Union.
- Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991.
- Soviet Union -- Economic conditions -- 1985-1991.
- Soviet Union -- Ethnic relations -- 1985-1991.
- African Americans in art.
- Voter registration -- United States.
- Election law -- United States.
- Suffrage -- United States.
- Stereotypes (Social psychology) in art.
- Painting, American -- Exhibitions.
- Economic history.
- Election law.
- Ethnic relations.
- Painting, American.
- Political parties.
- Politics and government
- Voter registration.
- Soviet Union.
- United States.