Skip to main content

Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

More right-solid
up-solid down-solid
Date Archived
Lecture; 1 mini-dv Part of the Abernethy Lecture series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Dr. Moody's discussion focuses on how, given the absence of enslaved women's narratives from its media, the abolitionist enterprise itself seems ironically to have silenced slave and ex-slave women.
Topics: Slavery, Abolitionists, Abolitionism, 19th Century, Journalism, Lectures