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Blackside, Inc

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Works: 206 works in 955 publications in 1 language and 19,384 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical films  Drama  Historical television programs  Historical films  Personal narratives  Biography  Internet videos 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: E185.61, 323.4
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Publications about Blackside, Inc
Publications by Blackside, Inc
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Most widely held works by Blackside, Inc
Eyes on the prize America's civil rights years, 1954-1965 by Juan Williams( visu )
379 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 6,468 libraries worldwide
History of the civil rights movement in the United States. Uses archival footage and interviews with participants in the movement
Eyes on the prize ( visu )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 2,565 libraries worldwide
Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
Malcolm X by Spike Lee( visu )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
"This definitive biography weaves together interviews, archival footage, photographs, and an original score to portray the fascinating intellectual journey of a complex man whose ideas resonate today"--Container
The Great Depression by Wendy Conklin( visu )
15 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
This 7-part series on the Great Depression uses newsreels, archival photographs and footage, Hollywood films, and eyewitness accounts to re-create the time, from the end of the Roaring Twenties to the outbreak of the Second World War, when economic forces, political change, and social turmoil transformed the nation
Bridge to freedom 1965 ( visu )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
Covers the push for black voting rights in Alabama and nationally. The division within the civil rights movement between the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) grows, particularly in their approach to the Selma-Montgomery Freedom March in 1965. That same year sees the National Voting Rights Act signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson
Ain't scared of your jails : 1960-1961 ( visu )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Focuses on two major events involving students in the civil rights struggle - the lunch counter sit-ins in the south (particularly Nashville, Tennessee) and the Freedom Riders trip from Washington D.C. to Mississippi. Included in the program is the formation of the Student Nonviolent Coordination Committee and the importance it played in these events
Fighting back 1957-1962 ( visu )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Focuses on segregation in education in the southern United States. It highlights two specific tests of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in 1954 against segregation - the case of the Little Rock Nine in 1957 (the integration of Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas), and James Meredith's enrollment as the first black at the University of Mississippi in 1962
Two societies 1965-1968 ( visu )
18 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
This program explores the civil rights movement's first attempt at organizing in the north, as Martin Luther King Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference go Chicago. Their strategies come up against the powerful political machinery of Mayor Richard Daley. Also looks at the 1967 uprising in Detroit as blacks and the police clash on city streets
Awakenings 1954-1956 ( visu )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
This first episode of six discusses the history of segregation in the U.S., focusing on the south, and the impact of the 1954 Supreme Court decision against segregation in Brown vs Board of Education. Highlighted is the Emmett Till murder case and Rosa Parks and the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott
America's new war on poverty : a reader for action ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
America's war on poverty ( visu )
11 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Examines the extent of poverty in the U.S. in the prosperous 1960's and the federal anti-poverty programs created during the Johnson administration to promote education, job-training, community action, and basic health care, such as Legal Services, VISTA, and Head Start
I'll make me a world ( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
I'll make me a world profiles African-American musicians, artists and authors throughout twentieth century America
No easy walk, 1961-1963 ( visu )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Visits the cities where the tactics of nonviolent protest met both success and failure. Also covers the high point of those emotional times, the 1963 March on Washington, and the violence that followed
The Promised land 1967-1968 by Julian Bond( visu )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
In the final year of Martin Luther King's life, the movement turned its attention to the economic issues confronting the nation and the rumblings of a far off war in Vietnam. Moved by the increasing level of poverty, King and his followers organized the Poor People's Campaign, a march of the poor to Washington, D.C. where they would build Resurrection City. After King's assassination in Memphis in 1968, his followers struggled to maintain the campaign
The Time has come 1964-1966 ( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
In this program, the sense of urgency and anger in the black communities in the North is articulated by Malcolm X, a minister of the Nation of Islam. It shows his influence both within the civil rights movement and outside and the the influence of his philosophy on the staff of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) as they organize and issue the call for "Black power" in 1966 in Mississippi
Power! 1967-1968 ( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Out of the ashes of the urban rebellions, blacks look for new ways to take control of their communities. This program explores the political path to power for Carl Stokes, the nations first black mayor of a major city. It also describes the founding of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, Calif. and the struggle of black and Hispanic parents in Brooklyn, N.Y. to improve their children's education through community control of the schools
 
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