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Klise, Thomas S.

Overview
Works: 53 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 643 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Biographical films  Drama  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: PS3511.I9, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Thomas S Klise
Publications by Thomas S Klise
Most widely held works by Thomas S Klise
The last Western by Thomas S Klise( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
A multiracial teen from the American Southwest becomes a celebrity for his talent at baseball. When his neighborhood is destroyed, he joins a religious order
Gatsby--the American myth by Thomas S Klise( visu )
9 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
A film interpretation of Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby as a modern rendering of the Grail myth of the Middle Ages, with the Grail in American society being money and worldly success
Albert Camus 1913-1960 : la tragédie du bonheur by Joël Calmettes( visu )
4 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
"For Algerian-born Albert Camus, World War II raised ethical doubts and questions about the "dilemma of existence itself." In his plays, essays, and novels, Camus addressed basic human concerns with such passionate honesty and moral intensity that he became a sort of Socrates of his times. This thorough production examines The myth of Sisyphus, The stranger, The rebel, and The plague."--Http://www.klise.com
Faulkner ( visu )
6 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A biography of William Faulkner, including interpretations of his chief works. Includes photographs of Faulkner and his Oxford, Miss., home
What is theater? ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
This production looks at the Egyptian "passion plays," the Dionysian rites and dithyrambic performances, and the Greek masters and Roman imitations. It examines the medieval miracle, ystery, and morality plays, explores the onset of professional theater as exemplified by Shakespeare and Moliere, and highlights such modern masters as Ibsen, Chekhov, Shaw, and O'Neill
Stopping by the woods of Mr. Frost by Thomas S. Klise Company( visu )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
This filmstrip presents an objective view of Robert Frost's life and the influence of his complicated character upon his many works. It is an in-depth approach to the skill and technique of Frost as well as his emotional outlook as reflected in his verse
Uncle Mark by Thomas S Klise( visu )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A critical film biography of Mark Twain. Points out the principal themes of his works with special attention to Huckleberry Finn
O'Neill by Irish Genealogy and Family History( visu )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Presents the life and works of O'Neill
Melville ( visu )
in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
This program presents information on author Herman Melville, his life and works
Hawthorne ( visu )
3 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A critical film biography of Nathaniel Hawthorne with an analysis of Scarlet letter and other works, including My kinsman Major Molineaux
Why the colonies rebelled causes of the Revolutionary War ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Presents an objective look at the main causes of the American Revolution
Whitman-- the American singer ( visu )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
This videorecording covers Walt Whitman's life and offers a critical evaluation of his most famous poems
Meet Mr. Dickens ( visu )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of the 19th century English writer Charles Dickens and focuses on him as a social critic and reformer
Thoreau the Huckleberry captain ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A biography of Henry David Thoreau, including interpretations of Walden and Civil disobedience. Presents photographs of Thoreau's New England residences
Meet Mr. Dickens ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and work of the 19th century English writer Charles Dickens
F. Scott Fitzgerald a concise biography by Thomas S. Klise Company( visu )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Traces the life of literary career of F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Heart of Conrad ( visu )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Presents the life of Joseph Conrad and the themes of his writings. Includes a critical evaluation of Conrad's The heart of darkness and Lord Jim. Considers his reputation as a storyteller and stylist, his influence on other writers, and his relationship to modern psychiatry
Franz Kafka A Concise Biography by Steven Soderbergh( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Original art works illustrate the life and works of Franz Kafka. Includes critical analysis of The metamorphosis, The trial, and The castle
The Odyssey of Richard Wright ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Discusses the life, work, and ideas of the black American novelist Richard Wright
Salinger ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Presents a critical interpretation of J.D. Salinger's The catcher in the rye
 
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