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Apple II Library: Educational
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General Knowledge Builder
Apple II Library: Educational
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Knowledge Master Psychology
Community Video
by Valerio Sbravatti
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A peer-reviewed video essay, which is part of the following academic publication: Sbravatti, Valerio (2018). "Home Video Philology: Methodological Reflections". Cinergie. Il Cinema e le altre Arti (13): 47-52. DOI: https://doi.org/10.6092/issn.2280-9481/7878 . Contains 5.1 audio. Fair use of copyrighted material for research purpose. References “1980 TV spot for The Shining (rare, higher quality).” < https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=esaGu1w1K1g > (last accessed 21-05-18)....
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Topic: The Shining, Kubrick, film philology, home video
Community Video
by Alejandro Jodorowsky
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Fando and his partially paralyzed lover Lis search for the mythical city of Tar. Based on Jodorowsky's memories of a play by surrealist Fernando Arrabal.
Topics: Directional debut, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Surrealism, Surreal
movies are made
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Film snippets for teaching movie storytelling techniques
Topic: movie storytelling techniques
Timothy Leary Archive: Videos
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The Timothy Leary Archive covers forty years of lectures, TV guest appearances, performance art, talk shows, and experimental films from Timothy's personal archives. News report of the start of this collection in February 2009.
Arts & Music
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524.5M
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This library of arts and music videos features This or That (a burlesque game show), the Coffee House TV arts program, punk bands from Punkcast and live performances from Groove TV. Many of these movies are available for free download.
Fadiman Social Documentaries
by Dorothy Fadiman, Katie Peterson
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Introduced by Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers. The film is in Spanish, with Spanish narration and subtitles. This riveting films brings alive the history of the struggle for women's reproductive rights in the US and the chilling facts about the current threat to those rights. Intimate interviews reveal the passion of people who moved abortion from the danger of the back alleys to a safe, legal choice. All public, educational, and government access television stations (PEG)...
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Topics: Spanish, Spanish version, Spanish language, Spanish narration, Spanish subtitles, Dolores Huerta,...
TED Talks
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by Academic conference, Richard Saul Wurman, Harry Marks, technology, design
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TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) is a global set of conferences owned by the private non-profit Sapling Foundation, formed to disseminate "ideas worth spreading." http://www.ted.com/ Videos in this collection include originals in 420p quality MPEG4 16:9 aspect ratio, and a derived letter-boxed version in NTSC Standard Definition MPEG2 in a 4:3 aspect ratio that is broadcast ready. This collection contains only those TedTalks that don't contain trailing commercials. TedTalks...
Topic: Ted Talks
Academic Film Archive of North America
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1.7M
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The mission of The Academic Film Archive of North America (AFA) is to acquire, preserve, document, and promote academic film by providing an archive, resource, and forum for continuing scholarly advancement and public exhibition. The AFA defines academic film as any film in the broad subject areas of the Humanities and Sciences which were sold into secondary school, university, and public libraries. Such films might have been made by educational film companies, television networks, non-profit...
Academic Film Archive of North America
by John Barnes; Encyclopedia Britannica
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In four minutes and not moving from one spot, Marcel Marceau conveys the seven ages of mankind, beginning with life emerging from the womb, through the cycles of life to the grave. Marceau believes "this pantomime reveals maybe the best of what mime can do in condensing time." For more on filmmaker John Barnes, visit http://www.afana.org/barnesbio.htm
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Topic: pantomime
Khan Academy
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The Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created in 2006, by Bangladeshi American educator Salman Khan. With the stated mission of "providing a high quality education to anyone, anywhere", the website supplies a free online collection of more than 2,400 micro lectures via video tutorials stored on YouTube teaching mathematics, history, finance, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, economics and now computer science.
Topics: Khan Academy, education, lessons, Salman Khan
Khan Academy
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Chromosomal basis for gender. Sex-linked traits.
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Topics: Salman Khan, Khan Academy
California Historical Society
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Description : Film footage of the 1906 earthquake and fire. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. åTransmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond...
Topics: californialightandsound, San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906
PBS | NPR Forum Network Spirituality & Religion
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Larry Witham, reporter, writer Journalist and author Larry Witham talks about the topics found in his book, The Measure of God: History's Greatest Minds Wrestle with Reconciling Science and Religion In this lecture, Witham explores the tension between science and religion that lies at the heart of contemporary debates on stem cell research, cloning, and teaching evolution in the school curriculum. PBS | NPR Forum Network program with Cambridge Forum The First Parish Church in Cambridge 2005 Oct...
Topic: religion
WGBH Forum Network
by WGBH
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Michio Kaku, co-founder, string field theory One hundred years ago, lasers, televisions, and computers seemed physically impossible. Today, teleportation and invisibility seem equally far-fetched. Renowned physicist Michio Kaku explores how mind reading, the routine use of force fields, and other feats that are currently science fiction may become commonplace tomorrow. WGBH Forum Network program with the Museum of Science, Boston 2008 Apr 29
Topic: science
Chicago Film Archives
by Morton Goldsholl Associates
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A sponsored film made by Morton Goldsholl Associates for Pabst Brewing Company. Morton & Millie Goldsholl ran Morton Goldsholl Associates, one of Chicago's leading graphic design studios in the 1950s. The studio became recognized for their animations, progressive hiring practices and developing corporate branding packages for various companies. From our Mort & Millie Goldsholl Collection.
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Topics: Chicago, Design, Sponsored Films, 1960s
Media Resources Center, University of California, Berkeley
by University of California, Berkeley, Office of Media Services
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Additional Title : California since the sixties: revolutions and counterrevolutions. Popular organizing and people's movements, 2/4/99 Series Title : California Studies Conference (11th: 1999: University of California, Berkeley) Description : A panel of political and labor organizers comment on the history and current directions in American labor and political movements with particular reference to minorities and youth. Concludes with questions from the audience. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch...
Topics: californialightandsound, Labor unions--Organizing--United States, Minority labor union...
Media Resources Center, University of California, Berkeley
by University of California, Berkeley, Office of Media Services
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Description : A 1971 interview with Angela Davis, American socialist organizer, philosopher and professor who was peridiocally a member of the Black Panther Party and SNCC. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : Media Resources Center Collection Call Number : VIDEO/C 2214 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944- - Interviews
Additional Title : Dia de los Muertos 'Estilo Chicano' Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Ralph Maradiaga Papers Call Numbers : V2096 Rights : Copyrighted. The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. No further reproduction is permitted...
Topics: californialightandsound, Dia de los Muertos
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Series Title : Outrageous Women Description : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle is an African American poet and playwright, peacemaker, community activist and television producer. She produced a well-received local public television show, Outrageous Women, from 1988-1995, featuring interviews with local notables from the African American, community such as Dr. Shirley Kennedy and Mrs. Anita Mackey. Among the many shows she produced are A Tribute to Chumash Elders, segments on journalist Charlayne...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Flow video then 30 seconds of silence and then a short interview with actress Cecily Tyson with loud room noise in the background. Video freezes at the end. Series Title : Outrageous Women Description : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle is an African American poet and playwright, peacemaker, community activist and television producer. She produced a well-received local public television show, Outrageous Women, from 1988-1995, featuring interviews with local notables from the African American,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Source : Film: 16mm : 1 Reel of 1 Collection Guide : Comisión Femenil Mexicana Nacional Archives Call Number : V/989 Rights : The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. No further reproduction is permitted without prior written permission by the artist...
Topic: californiarevealed
Rutland Historical Society
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The Rutland Historical Society was founded in 1969 to serve the original town of Rutland which includes the present towns of Proctor, Rutland Town, West Rutland and the City of Rutland.&nbsp; Our video collection contains the Society’s award winning Historically Speaking Episodes, which includes interviews and historical pictorial material in a flexible TV magazine format. Moments in History Episodes provides brief segments chronicling Rutland’s past.&nbsp; Notes From the Past...
Topics: Rutland, Vermont
Rutland Historical Society
by Rutland Historical Society
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Rutland County WWI Veterans Celebration at Rutland Fair-1919
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
Rutland Historical Society
by Rutland Historical Society
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Babe Ruth and Red Sox Barnstorm in Rutland-1919
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
Ontario City Library, Robert E. Ellingwood Model Colony History Room
by Cloyd E. Louis
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Description : Footage of neighborhood children and adults engaged in play and various other activities. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Model Colony Audio-visual Collection Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
Topics: californialightandsound, ontariocitylibrary, California, Southern, Family life, home movie
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Les Goldman
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A parable about the consequences of being a bystander to evil, from a disturbing poem by Maurice Ogden, read by Herschel Bernardi. Shadows and shifting geometric planes lend a Chirico-like quality to Julian's animation. Great musical score by Serge Hovey. About the film, Steve Goldman writes: "Les Goldman was my father. Creating this film was one of the most important accomplishments of his life. He was inspired to make this film after hearing the poem 'Hangman' read on Pacifica Radio in...
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Topics: animation, death, horror
University of Washington Libraries
by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Host Al Page speaks with Margaret Mahy, author of children's books and Visiting Lecturer at the University of Washington. Ms. Mahy talks about the bookseller and the children's market; recurring and changing themes, treatment of romance, children's interest in the supernatural, imagination, gothic elements; a child's view of the world; national differences; the creation of a living work.  Originally broadcast on UWTV as a segment from Upon reflection in 1987. 
Topics: Mahy, Margaret, Upon Reflection, Children's books, Children's literature, Children's literature --...
University of Washington Libraries
by United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
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Full title: G.A.R.P. Atlantic Tropical Experiment (SMS-1) Full Disk IR Imagery Gate Area View, August 30-September 19, 1974 Original catalog record: The availability of infared imagery from SMS-1 on a 24-hourly basis, at a 30-minute scan interval, provides for a nearly complete data set on clouds, cloud patterns and cloud systems over the gate area. This imagery provides detailed information on the larger features of the tropical atmosphere such as atmospheric waves, disturbances and the...
Topics: Artificial satellites, GARP Atlantic Tropical Experiment, Atmospheric physics, Computer graphics,...
University of Washington Libraries
by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Alan Marlatt, Professor of Psychology, University of Washington, looks at a different model of addiction, one which does not focus on genetics but, rather, on bad habits. The production was recorded in a bar--the Bar Lab in the Psychology Building at the University of Washington. The Lab, with a two-way mirror, video and audio recording equipment, was designed to do research about drinking behavior.  Originally broadcast as a segment of the television series Upon reflection. 
Topics: Marlatt, G. Alan, College students -- Alcohol use, Substance abuse, Alcoholism -- Prevention, Upon...
University of Washington Libraries
by CBS Television Network
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An excerpt from the film Book Banning.  This film is part of the University of Washington Educational Media Collection of legacy and archival moving image material.  For information on how to view this item in its entirety, see the collection guide and the UW Libraries catalog . -Description of Clip- John Dale Henderson, chief librarian of LA county and official of the American Library Association comments on the subject of the removal of controversial books from libraries.  -Description...
Topics: American Library Association, Censorship, Library science
University of Washington Libraries
by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Host Al Page interviews Bruno Bettelheim, Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Stanford University and a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Washington. Professor Bettelheim discusses parent vs. child needs, the extension of the child dependency period, adolescence, changes in maturity rates; the educational process and time restraints, kindergarten, play, learning and emotional security; the child's viewpoint; the substance of the family. Professor Bettelheim also reflects upon his own life...
Topics: Bettelheim, Bruno, Psychiatrists, Child rearing, Parent and child, Holocaust survivors, Upon...
University of Washington Libraries
by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Host Al Page talks with Herbert Simon, Nobel Prize Winner in Economics, Professor of Psychology at Carnegie-Mellon University and Visiting Lecturer at the University of Washington. Professor Simon examines the functioning of the human brain and rationality; retrieval of memory; new methods of teaching; rationality and emotion; intelligence; boundary rationality, charisma, framing; administration and organization; economics; computers as a theory instrument for studying human behavior; computers...
Topics: Simon, Herbert A. (Herbert Alexander), Upon Reflection, Nobel Prize winners, Brain, Practical reason
University of Washington Libraries
by United States. Office of War Information.
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(Produced by the War Information Office) Shows how the people of Russia coped with the advancing German forces during World War II. Provides an insight into the propaganda of the period when Russia was an ally.
Topics: World war II, Russia, Russian history and culture, Propaganda
University of Washington Libraries
by University of Washington. Instructional Media Services.
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Host Al Page speaks with Robert Gilpin, Eisenhower Professor of International Studies at Princeton University and Guest Lecturer at the Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington. Professor Gilpin talks about economic interdependence and historical changes; military power; waning American influence; market influences and political bases; the international monetary fund, the world bank, general agreements on tariffs and trade; the secret of economic development,...
Topics: Gilpin, Robert, Upon Reflection, International economic relations, International business...
University of Washington Libraries
by University of Washington
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Documents the Bikini Research Project by the Applied Fisheries Laboratory, University of Washington. Shows how, in order to trace and study the nature of radioactivity in the life cycles throughout an aquatic environment in which an atomic explosion has occurred, the Laboratory returns year after year to make comparative studies on the observable effects of radiation on various forms of life.
Topics: Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands), Nuclear weapons--Testing
University of Washington Libraries
by University of Washington
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Kofi Awoonor reads selections from Night of My Blood ; Ride Me, Memory ; Guardians of the Sacred Word , and The House by the Sea . He speaks of the different pressures, experiences, and thoughts which shaped his poetry in the 1960’s, in the United States, and in prison in Ghana in 1976. Recorded in 1978 at the University of Washington, Seattle. Digitized from a VHS copy (transcript and audio-only recording of the video will be uploaded at later date).
Topics: Kofi Awoonor, Poetry, Ghanaian -- Biography, Ghana, Ghanaian poetry, Karen Morell, University of...
University of Washington Libraries
by Audiographic Institute
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Where Will You Hide? 1948 ----- color ----- 20 min ----- 16mm Publisher: Audiographic Institute. Part of the UW Libraries' Vintage 16mm Film Collection ‪http://guides.lib.washington.edu/emc‬ Summary: Bold animated drawings and a dramatic soundtrack provide background for narrators who argue that World War III is looming and, as such, world civilization is in danger. They contend that peace is our only alternative, an alternative we must all work towards. Quote from film: "...we have...
Topics: animation, cold war, peace, nuclear warfare, uw libraries, orphaned films
University of Washington Libraries
by Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, United States Energy Research and Development Administration
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This film depicts computer simulation technology employed by the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory during the mid 1970s.    Includes three different graphical simulations of an explosion accompanied by synthesizer music and sound effects.
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Topics: Computer graphics, Computer simulation, Physics
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Thomas G. Smith
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Tom Smith headed up the Special Effects team at Industrial Light & Magic, where he created all the goodies for the 'Star Wars' films. This is his academic film masterwork, which took over a year to create, over 13 weeks to film, and utilized "traveling mattes," with as many as five separate films running in the background, showcasing wonderful models and graphics. About the making of the film, Tom Smith writes: "I made that film in 1976 with Richard Basehart as narrator and a...
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Topics: space, universe, Industrial Light and Magic, ILM
Washington State University Libraries
by Washington State University
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This 1980 film was created as part of Washington State University's Women in Science series. It consists of an interview with Astronaut Sally Ride conducted by WSU's Dr. Sue Ritter, talking about Ride's experiences in classrooms as well as her physical training with NASA as a member of the Astronaut Training Program.  In 1983, Sally Ride would become the first American woman in space. This was digitized from a 3/4" U-matic film held by Washington State University's Manuscripts, Archives,...
Topics: Sally Ride, NASA
LA County Library
by California Afro-American Museum; Churchill Films
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Description : Gives an historical overview of the Black American in Olympics celebrating 80 years of athletic achievement. Traces the struggle of American Blacks to be a part of American athletics. Shows the progress of Black athletes as an important part of the struggle of Blacks to achieve racial equality in America. From the collection of the Black Resource Center at the County of Los Angeles Public Library. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be...
LA County Library
by Kennedy, Jayne; Carnation Company; Avandi Productions; Modern Talking Picture Service, Inc.
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Description : Interviewer Jayne Kennedy talks to several of the outstanding Black Women athletes in the United States who tell how they had to strive for success they have achieved. From the collection of the Black Resource Center at the County of Los Angeles Public Library. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
LA County Library
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Description : Escuela Tlateloco is a private school for Chicanos in Denver, Colorado, aimed at "liberation" by removing students from racist, culturally biased situations in public schools and providing their own culture and history instead. From the collection of the Chicano Resource Center at the County of Los Angeles Public Library. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In...
LA County Library
by Blacke, Eubie; Peters, Brock; Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture; William Greaves Productions
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Description : Documentary concerning the Harlem Renaissance utilizing photos by James Van Der Zee, music by Eubie Blake, and narration by Brock Peter. From the collection of the Black Resource Center at the County of Los Angeles Public Library. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,...
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (57 min.) Part of the Nicholas R. Clifford symposium series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Introduction by President Ron Liebowitz first seven minutes. McKibben discusses the latest science on global warming as well as the meaning of that science, and the idea that humans are suddenly casting a much larger shadow over the planet's operations.
Topics: Environmental ethics, Global warming, Climate change, Environmentalism, Economics, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (82 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Using declassified documents from the National Security Archive, Cuba-expert Peter Kornbluh offers a historical perspective and an insider's view of the last fifty years of American-Latin American relations.
Topics: Cuba, Cuban Revolution, Venezuela, Castro, Fidel, 1926-, Politics, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (63 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Who's shaping globalization? Rothkopf discusses "The Superclass", his upcoming book about the world's power elite.
Topics: Class conflict, Power, Globalization, Economics, Politics, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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1 mini-dv (96 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Fishman discusses the interdisciplinary connections between language and ethnicity.
Topics: Social psychology, Language, Identity, Society, Linguistics, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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1 mini-dv (127 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Cosponsored by the Museum of Art, the Program in Environmental Studies, Cook Commons, and the Rohatyn Center for International Affairs. Lomborg, author of the bestselling The Skeptical Environmentalist, gives a public lecture followed by a moderated discussion with Bill McKibben, Middlebury College scholar in residence in environmental studies. Lomborg uses a cost-benefit analysis approach to argue that other issues...
Topics: Global environmental change, Global warming, Climate change, Environmental ethics,...
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (81 min.) Part of the Scott A. Margolin '99 Lecture in environmental affairs series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Introduction by Rich Wolfson. This lecture begins with a review of the now-solid evidence for a human influence on the climate of recent decades. Such evidence includes instrumental measurements available for the past two centuries, paleoclimate observations spanning more than a millennium, and comparisons of the predictions from computer models...
Topics: Climate change, Environmental ethics, Global warming, Environmentalism, Research, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (120 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Lane discusses consensual sexual relations between faculty and students in terms of professional responsibility, abuse of power, and the meaning of informed consent.
Topics: Sexual ethics, Sexuality, Teaching, Sexual consent, Higher education, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (79 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Language Schools series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Carravetta reads and discusses the introduction to his upcoming book: "After all: critical theory and the geography of culture at the end of the Postmodern age." The book deals with three interconnected themes. The postmodern debate brought out the deficiencies of hyperrational models of analysis, including the dangers of globalization, but did not...
Topics: Globalization, Postmodernism, Culture diffusion, Discourse and society, Politics, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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1 mini-dv (79 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Spire discusses his doctoral thesis about the relationship between the State and immigration in France from 1945-1975.
Topics: North Africa, Algeria, Colonialism, France, Immigration, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 videocassette (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. The youngest speaker ever in the history of the Israeli Knesset and a staunch supporter of peace in the Middle East, Avraham Burg has been referred to as "one of the best speechmakers in politics." Ha'Aretz Magazine writes, "he has a unique, multilayered manner of speaking that evokes lofty musings on the 'eternal Israel' while simultaneously evincing a hard-nosed,...
Topics: Middle East, Politics, International affairs, War, Terrorism, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv ( min.) Part of the Charles P. Scott Symposium series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. The death of Jesus, the central event of "the Passion," is a major icon of the Western world, however one views it. The 2008 Scott Symposium begins with an examination of the story of Jesus' death in the gospels and other early Christian literature, then looks at the development of these narratives in liturgy, art, music, literature, drama, and film.
Topics: Jesus Christ, Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826, American literature, Christianity, Religious...
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (84 min.) Part of the Language, mind and culture series series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Sponsored by the Foreign Language Enrichment Fund, Department of Classics, Department of Philosophy, and the Rohatyn Center for International Affairs. Johnson discusses his recent work on the embodied character of language and meaning.
Topics: Cognitive grammar, Metaphor, Mind and body, Philosophy, Aesthetics, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (58 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Esquivel discusses her new book, Intimas suculencias : tratado filosafico de cocina.
Topics: Cookery, Mexican authors, Literature, Latin-American literature, Food, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
by Middlebury College
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (66 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Language Schools series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. The talk deals with the most important characteristics of Daoism and its relationship to Confucianism. It starts from the explanation of the Chinese phrase "Zi ran" and then discusses Daoism, Confucianism and Chinese thought.
Topics: Taoism, Confucianism, Philosophy, Chinese philosophy, Religion, Lectures
1 mini-dv (94 min.) Part of the Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish studies series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. The Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish Studies was established in 1987 by Hannah A. Quint and her son Eliot Levinson of Middlebury's class of 1964. The mandate of the Lecturehip is to provoke thought in the college, the community and the region on issues of the moment in Jewish history, religion and culture. The event is sponsored by the Middlebury College Religion...
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Jesus Christ, Merchant of Venice, Judaism, Religion, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (59 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Language Schools series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. This symposium presents a panel of international speakers, including journalists, current and former faculty and students from the Middlebury College Language Schools, and political strategists. The speakers present various perspectives on issues surrounding terrorism and the role of mass media, from polarized messaging to the politics of terror, followed by a...
Topics: Terrorism, Mass media, Press, Journalism, Discourse and society, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (60 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Language Schools series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. This symposium presents a panel of international speakers, including journalists, current and former faculty and students from the Middlebury College Language Schools, and political strategists. The speakers present various perspectives on issues surrounding terrorism and the role of mass media, from polarized messaging to the politics of terror, followed by a...
Topics: Terrorism, Mass media, Press, Journalism, Discourse and society, Lectures
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1 mini-dv (79 min.) Part of the Language, mind and culture series series and Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Using material from his book, Global Hollywood, Miller examines the factors underlying Hollywood's success in the world film market.
Topics: Motion picture industry, Hollywood, Labor, Globalization, Filmmaking, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (60 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Moran, editor of The Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 328, Chinese Fiction Writers, 1900-1949, discusses the lives and careers of some of the writers profiled in the book. Authors include Ai Wu, Ba Jin, Bao Tianxiao, Bing Xin, Cheng Xiaoqing, Ding Ling, Jiang Guangci, Lai He, Lao She, Ling Shuhua, Lu Xun, Lu Yin, Mao Dun, Mu Shiying, Shen Congwen, Shi Tuo (Lu Fen), Wu Jianren (Wo Foshanren), Wumingshi...
Topics: Chinese fiction, 20th Century, Chinese writers, Literature, History, Lectures
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Lecture; 1 mini-dv (47 min.) Part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive. Van Order examines the editing and mixing of dialogue, music and ambient sound in the English-language version of La Strada, over which Fellini had no control.
Topics: Fellini, Federico, Strada (Motion picture), Film criticism, Soundtracks, Language, Lectures
PBS | NPR Forum Network Arts & Media
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David Chudnovsky, director, IMAS; Gregory Chudnovsky, director, IMAS To create an exact visual reproduction of one of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Unicorn Tapestries, digital cameras photographed every inch. When the hundreds of digital photographic files didn't fit smoothly together, the Chudnovsky brothers, co-directors of the Institute for Mathematics and Advanced Supercomputing, were brought in to solve the mystery. Art and science have continually flirted over the centuries. Both...
Topic: art & architecture
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David Lynch, filmmaker; Fred Tavis, neuroscientist, Maharishi University; John Hagelin, physicist, Maharishi University David Lynch, the award-winning writer, director, and producer, answers questions on his films, his 32-year practice of Transcendental Meditation, and the role of consciousness in the creative process. He is joined by physicist John Hagelin, who was featured in the documentary "What The Bleep Do We Know?" and neuroscientist Dr. Fred Travis, Director of the Center for...
Topic: media
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Clayton Christensen, professor, business administration, Harvard Clayton Christensen discusses his model of disruptive innovation and its application to the field of education. Clayton M. Christensen is the Robert and Jane Cizik Professor of business administration at the Harvard Business School, with a joint appointment in the technology and operations management, and general management faculty groups. His research and teaching interests center on managing innovation and creating new growth...
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Fernanda Rossi, documentary story consultant; Gino Del Guercio, filmmaker Fernanda Rossi provides a "before and after" style case study of Del Guercio's documentary in order to illustrate what elements make for great story structure. Using the real life example of Del Guercio's work in progress, Abandoned in the Attic, Fernanda Rossi (known as "the Doc Doctor") explains story structure models and what to look for in making a film excellent. More information about Fernanda...
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Tal Ben-Shahar, instructor, psychology, Harvard Tal Ben-Shahar discusses current research on the science of happiness and introduces ideas and tools that can actually make a difference in one's life. The study of happiness or of enhancing the quality of our lives, has been dominated by pop-psychology (much charisma, but relatively little substance) and academia (much substance, but isolated from most people's everyday lives). Positive Psychology, the scientific study of optimal human...
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Khan Academy
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How to get correct advice when you can only ask one question from either a liar or a truthteller (when you don't know who is what)
Topics: Salman Khan, Khan Academy
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Description : From the 300 block looking toward the southern pacific railroad track. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (8 x 12 cm.) Call Number : PHA S71 5 Digitized by California Revealed .
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LION TV: Library Information Literacy Online Network
by Richard Baer (Camosun College)
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Demonstrates how to create a running head in Microsoft Word in accordance with the APA style. Originally created by Richard Baer (Camosun College) on April 20, 2012 using Camtasia Studio. The original .mp4 and Camtasia Studio project files can be downloaded from the Animated Tutorial Sharing (ANTS) Project repository at the University of Calgary Dspace: https://dspace.ucalgary.ca/handle/1880/48938 This tutorial is licensed to the public using a Creative Commons...
Topic: tutorial APA style Microsoft Word MS running head research paper information literacy computer
Describes the use of controlled vocabularies of subject headings used in a variety of library databases and catalogs. An example search in the Academic Search Elite database is performed to illustrate how to utilize subject headings in a search. Originally created by Kirsten Young-Abotsi (St. Louis Community College) on September 18, 2009 using Adobe Captivate 3. Approximately 5:11 minutes. The Adobe Captivate source file and .swf file for the tutorial are available from the ANTS repository at...