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Arthur, Charlotte

Overview
Works: 9 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 197 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films 
Roles: Actor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Charlotte Arthur
Publications by Charlotte Arthur
Most widely held works by Charlotte Arthur
Paul Robeson outsider ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Body and soul: Tells the story of a minister gone corrupt. He associates with the owner of a house of gambling, forces a girl to steal, and later kills the girl's brother. Yet, when all is said and done, it's only a dream. Borderline: Set in a Swiss mountain resort town, tells the story of Adah, a black woman who has an affair with Thorne, a white man, then attempts to reconcile with her husband Pete, and eventually leaves town. Thorne's wife Astrid goes mad and cuts Thorne's face and arm with a knife, then mysteriously dies. After Thorne is tried and acquitted, the mayor sends Pete a letter asking him to leave town for the good of all concerned
Stars and shadow, poems by Charlotte Arthur( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Poor faun by Charlotte Arthur( Book )
3 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Dreams & trees by Charlotte Arthur( Book )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
In the Supreme Court of Utah Territory: Charlotte Arthur, plaintiff, vs. Brigham Young Estate, defendants Transcript and statement on appeal by Charlotte Arthur( Book )
2 editions published in 1877 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Borderline by Kenneth MacPherson( visu )
1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"This experimental narrative was an early attempt to deal with the racism of white society. Paul Robeson (appearing with his wife Eslanda) has a nonstereotyped role, one of the few times this happened in his movie career. Shot in Switzerland and set in a Swiss mountain resort, the film examines the effect on several people when a black couple arrives. Light and shadow become metaphors for the racial attitudes of characters. The film is notable not only for its experimental quality but also for its cast. The director, Kenneth MacPherson, was also the editor of the film journal 'Close-up', and as a consequence the film includes the poet H.D. (Hilda Doolittle), Bryher (H.D.'s lover and MacPherson's wife), and Robert Herring (MacPherson's lover), all of whom wrote regularly for 'Close-up'". -- [MOMA catalogue]
Kenwin ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Kenwin: The Villa Kenwin, built by Hermann Henselmann in 1930-1931, was home to Kenneth Macpherson, filmmaker, and Winifred Ellerman (Bryer) who entertained the poet H.D. (Hilda Doolittle-Aldington) and her daughter Perdita. Built as a modernist utopia, the villa exemplifies the life of a social world. Through tours of the villa and with correspondence between H.D., Bryer, and Macpherson, the past is revisited
To-morrow ( Book )
1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
Languages
English (12)
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