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How It Feels to be Free [videodisc] / director, Yoruba Richen ; producer, Elizabeth Trojian.

Richen, Yoruba, (television director.). Trojian, Elizabeth, (television producer.). Horne, Lena. (Added Author). Lincoln, Abbey. (Added Author). Simone, Nina, 1933-2003 (Added Author). Carroll, Diahann. (Added Author). Tyson, Cicely. (Added Author). Grier, Pam, 1949- (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781531713195
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution, 2021.

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Take an unprecedented look at the intersection of African American women artists, politics and entertainment and hear the story of how six trailblazing performers - Lena Horne, Abbey Lincoln, Diahann Carroll, Nina Simone, Cicely Tyson and Pam Grier - changed American culture through their films, fashion, music, and politics.
Target Audience Note:
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen presentation.
Language Note:
English audio.
Subject: African American women political activists > History > 20th century.
African American women entertainers > Political activity > History > 20th century.
Performing arts > Political aspects > United States > 20th century.
African Americans > Music > Political aspects > History > 20th century.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
United States > Race relations > History > 20th century.
African American women entertainers > Political activity.
African American women political activists.
African Americans.
African Americans > Civil rights.
Performing arts > Political aspects.
Race relations.
United States.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Documentary television programs.


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Stamford 323.1196 How 38080600099111 Adult DVD Available -

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