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Henry, Martha

Overview
Works: 113 works in 259 publications in 2 languages and 3,662 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Children's television programs  History  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Martha Henry
Publications by Martha Henry
Most widely held works by Martha Henry
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( visu )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,039 libraries worldwide
After a series of disappointments, Anne and her husband Gilbert return to Avonlea in search of happiness, but soon face the challenges of war when newly enlisted Gilbert is lost and Anne travels to Europe to find him
The republic of love ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about the barriers facing lovers in the 21st century
Eugene O'Neill's long day's journey into night ( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
This critically acclaimed production of Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical drama of a morphine-addicted mother and her tragic family unfolds over the course of a single day as the Tyrone family unflinchingly confronts its oldest, most haunting secrets. At the center of that maelstrom of blame, anger, and self-deception are moments of incredible compassion, pity, and love--and, behind it all, the profound tragedy that binds the family together. This classic translates to the screen with luminous warmth, resulting in a production that ranks high among screen adaptations of major stage works
Women and spirituality : the goddess trilogy ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Exploration of the history, repression and resurgence of the women's spirituality movement
The Burning Times by Rina Fraticelli( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
An in-depth look at the witch persecutions that swept through Europe during the Middle Ages. Of those killed, 85 percent were women. An exploration of the process whereby the old pagan communities were destroyed by Church authorities, fear, and misogny
Goddess Remembered ( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
This documentary examines pre-Christian goddess-worshiping religions. Incorporating the work of archaeologist Marija Gimbutas, art historian Merlin Stone, and scholars Jean Bolen, Charlene Spretnak and Starhawk, it offers insights into these ancient cultures and explores the contemporary women's spirituality movement inspired by them. Links the loss of goddess-centered societies with today's environmental crisis
Clean by Olivier Assayas( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Emily Wang is a woman struggling with drug addiction. When her fading rock-star husband Lee overdoses on drugs, Emily finds herself abandoned by her friends and family. Custody of her young son Jay is granted to Lee's parents, Albrecht and Rosemary. Albrecht, however sensitive to Emily's plight, demands that she change her life before re-establishing a relationship with her son. Motivated by that reality, Emily moves to Paris to overcome her demons and reclaim her life
Letter from Wingfield farm by Dan Needles( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
A one-man play describing the adventures and misadventures of Walt Wingfield, a stock broker turned farmer, whose eternal optimism is constantly challenged by the problems of life in the country as he tries to combine Bay Street corporate strategy with farming
H2O ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
"À la veille de discussions houleuses avec le Secrétaire dʼétat Américain, le Premier ministre Matthew McLaughlin perd la vie dans un accident. Son fils, Tom McLaughlin (Paul Gross), rentre au Canada pour assister aux funérailles. Lʼéloge funèbre quʼil prononce secoue le public et le propulse dans lʼarène politique, éventuellement jusquʼau poste de premier ministre. Lʼenquête portant sur la mort de son père révèle cependant quʼil ne sʼagissait pas dʼun accident, mais possiblement dʼun assassinat. La découverte de preuves enclenche une série dʼévénements qui fait éclater au grand jour un complot scandaleux entourant la vente de lʼune des ressources naturelles canadiennes les plus précieuses : lʼeau."--Site Web de la boutique de Radio-Canada.ca
Tale of the bird by André Prévost( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Rex by Timothy Findley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
This drama brings together William Shakespeare and Queen Elizabeth I, as they and the members of Shakespeare's acting troupe discuss what makes a man a man and a woman a woman. Much of the dialogue is between Elizabeth, who has reigned in essence as a man, and Ned, one of the actors who throughout his career has played women. On the eve of the execution of the Queen's former lover, the characters come to unexpected conclusions about identity, sex, humanity and love
Billy at bat by Martha Henry( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Dancing in the dark by Sandra Pupatello( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
After twenty years of marriage, Edna Cormick has crafted a life of dedication to her husband. Her simple life is completely undone by one phone call
The goddess trilogy ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Pt. 1 looks at goddess-worshipping religions of the ancient past, linking the loss of goddess-centered societies with today's environmental crisis. Pt. 2 discusses the witch-hunts in Europe, with false accusations and trials which led to massive torture and burnings at the stake, and ultimately to the destruction of an organic way of life, presenting the theory that widespread violence against women and neglect of our environment can be traced back to those times. In Pt. 3, authors, teachers, social activists and feminists explore manifestations of contemporary women's spirituality in the Western world, envisioning a sustainable future where domination is replaced with respect
Glory enough for all ( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the story of country doctor Fred Banting and his project to isolate insulin, the substance that would eventually save the life of Elizabeth Hughes, the young daughter of the U.S. Secretary of State, and that of thousands of other diabetics. Examines Banting's frustrations and his often-strained relationships with J.J.R. MacLeod, his patron at the University of Toronto, Charles Best, his partner and research assistant, and James Collip, the biochemist who worked with them
Life reflected = Réflexions sur la vie ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"Life reflected" is a stunningly original live experience: a celebration of youth, promise and courage, revealed in the compelling and diverse
Infinite variety : women in Shakespeare ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Pat Quigley, education liaison of the Stratford Festival in Stratford, Ontario, interviews five actresses about their experiences playing women in Shakespeare's plays. Includes black & white footage of stage stills of each actress in various roles
To whom it may concern! by Martha Henry( Book )
2 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Memoir by John Murrell( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Radio play, based on the life of Sarah Bernhardt. Bernhardt is spending her last summer off the coast of Brittany. While writing her memoirs, she realizes her memory is fading, so she forces her secretary Georges Pitou to enact the notable personalities she has met in her life
A moon for the misbegotten, a play in four acts by Eugene O'Neill( Archival Material )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Josie, a towering woman with a quick tongue and a ruined reputation lives in a dilapidated Connecticut farmhouse with her conniving father. Together, they're a formidable force as they scrape together a livelihood. But Josie's softer side is exposed through her love of Jim Tyrone, her father's drinking buddy - a third-rate actor whose dreams of stardom were washed away by alcohol. The companion pieces are "Long Day's Journey" and "The Iceman Cometh"
 
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Martha Henry American-born Canadian actress
Martha Henry Canadees actrice
Martha Henry canadisk skuespiller
Martha Henry kanadensisk skådespelare
Martha Henry kanadisk skodespelar
Martha Henry kanadisk skuespiller
Марта Генри
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