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Chalfant, Kathleen 1945-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 123 publications in 1 language and 6,956 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Fiction  Drama  Biography  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Television series  Legal television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Host, Recipient, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1995.9.S87, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Kathleen Chalfant
Publications by Kathleen Chalfant
Most widely held works about Kathleen Chalfant
 
Most widely held works by Kathleen Chalfant
The Laramie project by HBO Home Video( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
"This film is based on transcripts of over 200 interviews with the people of Laramie, Wyoming."--Title screens. In October 1998, 21 year-old Matthew Shepard had been found savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die. National media attention made his case a cause célèbre, and a month later, off Broadway writer-director Moisés Kaufman and Tectonic Theatre (his collaborating actors) arrived. They succeeded in interviewing a wide range of relevant persons, from those who knew Shepard or knew the accused to police, university, and hospital personnel and community members. Then they wrote a play
Hard choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 743 libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of her 2008 presidential run, Hillary Rodham Clinton expected to return to representing New York in the United States Senate. To her surprise, her former rival for the Democratic Party nomination, newly elected President Barack Obama, asked her to serve in his administration as Secretary of State. Her memoir is the story of the four extraordinary and historic years that followed, and the hard choices that she and her colleagues confronted
The last days of disco by Whit Stillman( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Depicts the 'last days' at a disco palace, where drugs, sex and weirdness ran rampant. Icy Charlotte and demure Alice toil by day as publishing house assistants and by night the two look for romance and entertainment at a premier disco club. But, as the disco is closed, they wonder if disco can ever really be dead?
Perfect stranger by Revolution Studios( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Rowena is a journalist dedicated to uncovering greed and corruption among people in positions of power. She does this with the help of her tech-savvy partner in crime, Miles. Grace is a friend and seems to know all about Rowena's secret writing identity, and hands Rowena evidence of adultery as a story. Grace is involved with Harrison Hill, the owner of the largest advertising agency in New York, H2A. Grace met Hill in an Internet chat room and became sexually involved with him. Hill is a married man and breaks off their affair, but Grace refuses to go away quietly. Rowena takes Grace's evidence, but does not immediately agree to do the story. When Grace turns up dead a week later, Rowena decides to investigate. She goes undercover at H2A, with Miles's help, and poses as a temp to get closer to Hill
The guardian ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Pittsburgh corporate lawyer Nick Fallin's high life has gotten the best of him. Arrested for drug use, he is sentenced to 1,500 hours of community service. He must now squeeze those hours into his 24/7 cutthroat world of mergers, acquisitions, and board meetings. Reluctantly, he is now a part-time child advocate at Legal Aid Services, where one case after another is an eye-opening instance of kids caught up in difficult circumstances. As the show progresses, the Legal Aid Services' mission changes for lack of funding, and the focus shifts to serve primarily adults. Includes 22 episodes
The lion in winter a drama by James Goldman( file )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A witty, eloquent battle of the sexes between King Henry II of England and the strong-willed Eleanor of Aquitaine
A wayfarer's journey : listening to Mahler ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Many of us use music to cope and use it to heal. A guide to a path of dicovery, and self-discovery, to a place where we might become aware of new ways and opportunities to use music and to rely on music in our own daily live. From conductor Christopher Eschenbach's memories of recovering from wartime trauma to an innovative therapy for patients and their families, in use at Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Mahler's music has never been more powerful
Murder and murder ( visu )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Murder and Murder is a middle-aged love story between Mildred, a life-long lesbian, and Doris, who is in love with a woman for the first time. An unflinching meditation on female aging, lesbian sexuality and breast cancer in a culture that glorifies youth and heterosexual romance
Fictions for our times ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
A narration of short stories previously broadcasted on public radio stations
Feelings are facts : the life of Yvonne Rainer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
"[This film] tells the riveting story of one of America's most important artists. In 1962, as a founding member of Judson Dance Theater, Rainer, revolutionized modern dance by introducing everyday movements like walking and running into the dance lexicon. Abandoning choreography in the '70s, Rainer introduced narrative techniques into American avant-garde film, turning that genre on its head, too. [W]e follow Rainer, returned to choreography, as she continues to create vibrant, courageous, unpredictable dances that invite audiences to question basic assumptions about art and performance"-- Container
Wartime lives by Robert Olen Butler( file )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
"With a world full of foolishly dangerous men, what's a mother to do? ... Edward was my only living child, Private Edward Marcus Gaines of the 108th Infantry, 27th Division, Company such-and-such. I had it written down in his letter. In a trench in a place in France
Seven days in May by Fletcher Knebel( file )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"The time is the Cold War. The President and Congress have entered into a nuclear disarmament treaty with the Soviet Union. The charismatic chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff believes that the Soviets will not abide by the treaty and he begins to plan a coup, setting the stage for a suspenseful story."--Leaf A. Theatre Works, Audio Theatre Collection
The bazaar of bad dreams : stories by Stephen King( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
"A master storyteller at his best--the O. Henry Prize winner Stephen King delivers a generous collection of stories, several of them brand-new, featuring revelatory autobiographical comments on when, why, and how he came to write (or rewrite) each story. Since his first collection, Nightshift, published thirty-five years ago, Stephen King has dazzled readers with his genius as a writer of short fiction. In this new collection he assembles, for the first time, recent stories that have never been published in a book. He introduces each with a passage about its origins or his motivations for writing it. There are thrilling connections between stories; themes of morality, the afterlife, guilt, what we would do differently if we could see into the future or correct the mistakes of the past. "Afterlife" is about a man who died of colon cancer and keeps reliving the same life, repeating his mistakes over and over again. Several stories feature characters at the end of life, revisiting their crimes and misdemeanors. Other stories address what happens when someone discovers that he has supernatural powers--the columnist who kills people by writing their obituaries in "Obits;" the old judge in "The Dune" who, as a boy, canoed to a deserted island and saw names written in the sand, the names of people who then died in freak accidents. In "Morality," King looks at how a marriage and two lives fall apart after the wife and husband enter into what seems, at first, a devil's pact they can win. Magnificent, eerie, utterly compelling, these stories comprise one of King's finest gifts to his constant reader--"I made them especially for you," says King. "Feel free to examine them, but please be careful. The best of them have teeth.""--
 
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Alternative Names
Kathleen Chalfant actrice américaine
Kathleen Chalfant ameerika näitleja
Kathleen Chalfant Amerikaans filmacteur
Kathleen Chalfant Amerikaans filmactrice
Kathleen Chalfant amerikāņu aktieris
Kathleen Chalfant attrice statunitense
Kathleen Chalfant US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Kathleen Chalfant yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä
Palmer, Kathleen 1945-
Чэлфант, Кэтлин
キャスリーン・チャルファント
凯瑟琳·查尔方特
凱瑟琳·查爾芬特
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English (44)
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