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Speak of me as I am : the story of Paul Robeson

Author: Rachel HermerPam GrierBBC Wales.New Jersey Network (Firm)NVC Arts (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This program, narrated by Pam Grier, presents an overview of the life of Paul Robeson-- star athlete, world-renowned singer and actor, political activist and Communist sympathizer. Features interviews with academic experts and contemporaries such as Studs Terkel, Martin Duberman, Pete Seeger, and Oscar Brown, Jr.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Biography
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Named Person: Paul Robeson; Paul Robeson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Hermer; Pam Grier; BBC Wales.; New Jersey Network (Firm); NVC Arts (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
ISBN: 0736506527 9780736506526
OCLC Number: 41044113
Notes: Originally released in 1998 as a television production.
Credits: Producer and director, Rachel Hermer ; executive producer, Richard Trayler-Smith.
Performer(s): Narrator, Pam Grier.
Description: 1 videocassette (59 min.) : sound, color, with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Story of Paul Robeson
Responsibility: a BBC Wales, NJN Public TV, NVC Arts co-production ; producer and director, Rachel Hermer.

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This program, narrated by Pam Grier, presents an overview of the life of Paul Robeson-- star athlete, world-renowned singer and actor, political activist and Communist sympathizer. Features interviews with academic experts and contemporaries such as Studs Terkel, Martin Duberman, Pete Seeger, and Oscar Brown, Jr.

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