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The Resource Voices & visions, 12, Walt Whitman, a CVH, New York Center for Visual History production ; director, Jack Smithie

Voices & visions, 12, Walt Whitman, a CVH, New York Center for Visual History production ; director, Jack Smithie

Label
Voices & visions, 12, Walt Whitman
Title
Voices & visions
Title number
12
Title part
Walt Whitman
Statement of responsibility
a CVH, New York Center for Visual History production ; director, Jack Smithie
Title variation
Walt Whitman
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The lives and works of 13 renowned American poets are interpreted through dramatic readings, archival photographs, dance, performances, and interviews in this inspiring series. Illustrative poems in each program are accompanied by insights into their historical and cultural connections. The series covers the terminology of poetry and the larger role of poets in American and world literature studies. Poets include Langston Hughes, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, and Elizabeth Bishop. Brilliant readings of Whitman's poems demonstrate his American vision and style and vividly convey their poignance and sheer power. Whitman's sources, including Emerson, the King James Bible, opera, and political oratory, are revealed
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Narrator, Peter MacNicol ; the voice of the poet, Galway Kinnel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smithie, Jack
  • MacNicol, Peter
  • New York Center for Visual History
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Poets, American
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Voices & visions, 12, Walt Whitman, a CVH, New York Center for Visual History production ; director, Jack Smithie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed August 14, 2018)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ASP3965433/marc
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (56 minutes)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)1052765343
Video recording format
other
Label
Voices & visions, 12, Walt Whitman, a CVH, New York Center for Visual History production ; director, Jack Smithie
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed August 14, 2018)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ASP3965433/marc
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (56 minutes)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(OCoLC)1052765343
Video recording format
other

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