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Author: John Edgar WidemanBebe Moore CampbellRichard WrightDiscovery Networks.Learning Channel (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Learning Channel/Films for the Humanities, ©1997.
Series: Great books of the Western World (Franklin Center, Pa.)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Edgar Wideman and Bebe Moore Campbell discuss the novelist Richard Wright, as a fearless chronicler of the racism of his time, and as a literary genius who forced both blacks and whites to face the damage racism and inequality have caused to the black psyche and to American society.
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Named Person: Richard Wright; Richard Wright; Richard Wright
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Edgar Wideman; Bebe Moore Campbell; Richard Wright; Discovery Networks.; Learning Channel (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 38053657
Notes: Not rated.
Original broadcast on The Discovery Channel in 1995 as a segment of: Great books.
Credits: Director of photography, William C. Nusbaum; editor, Barbara Burst; narrator, Donald Sutherland; music, Marc Aramian.
Performer(s): Narrator: Donald Sutherland.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 52 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Great books of the Western World (Franklin Center, Pa.)
Other Titles: Great books (Television program)
Responsibility: producer, Regge Life ; written by Regge Life, Dale Minor ; a presentation of Discovery Networks in association with Cronkite/Ward.

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John Edgar Wideman and Bebe Moore Campbell discuss the novelist Richard Wright, as a fearless chronicler of the racism of his time, and as a literary genius who forced both blacks and whites to face the damage racism and inequality have caused to the black psyche and to American society.

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