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Moyers & Company : Examining Life Through Verse

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A one-time lawyer and advocate, award-winning poet Martín Espada has published more than 15 books of poems, translations, and essays, including his latest poetry collection, The Trouble Ball. In this edition of Moyers & Company, Espada joins Bill to examine life through verse, using "Litany at the Tomb of Frederick Douglass" as a springboard.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
Public Affairs Television (Firm), 2013
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Public Affairs Television (Firm)
OCLC Number: 844440517
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 15, 2013.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Moyers, Bill D.
Title from distributor's description.
Event notes: Broadcast date: January 18, 2013.
Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (34 min.)) : sound, color
Contents: Award-Winning Poet Martín Espada (1:04) --
"Litany at the Tomb of Frederick Douglass" (2:55) --
The Quintessential American (2:22) --
A Moment of Transcendence (1:17) --
Acceptance of Change (2:22) --
Place Markers (2:21) --
Objects Left at the Tomb (1:16) --
Imagination and the Intangible (2:05) --
Is the Poet a Utopian? (1:34) --
Disappointment with Obama? (1:54) --
Has the Obama Election Made a Difference? (2:08) --
Did We Do Enough? (2:28) --
The Vision Plus the Work (1:52) --
What's Next? (1:14) --
Rereading of the Litany (2:55) --
Credits: Moyers & Company: Examining Life Through Verse (2:21).
Other Titles: Examining Life Through Verse
Moyers & company (Television program)
Responsibility: Public Affairs Television (Firm).

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A one-time lawyer and advocate, award-winning poet Martín Espada has published more than 15 books of poems, translations, and essays, including his latest poetry collection, The Trouble Ball. In this edition of Moyers & Company, Espada joins Bill to examine life through verse, using "Litany at the Tomb of Frederick Douglass" as a springboard.

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