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書名 Nat Turner [videorecording] : a troublesome property / a production of Subpix LLC ; produced in association with KQED Public Television ; California Newsreel
出版項 [San Francisco, Calif.] : Subpix LLC : California Newsreel, c2002
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 人文社會聯圖視聽資料室  DO F232.S7 N38 2002    館內使用    30610490000510
說明 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
附註 Producers, Frank Christopher, Kenneth S. Greenberg ; director, Charles Burnett ; writers, Charles Burnett, Frank Christopher, Kenneth S. Greenberg ; historian, Kenneth S. Greenberg ; editors, Frank Christopher, Michael Colin
Narrator, Alfre Woodard ; commentators, Eric Foner, Peter Wood, Mary Kemp Davis, Ekewueme Michael Thelwell, Henry Louis Gates, Vincent Harding, Herbert Aptheker, William Styron, Kitty Futrell, Eugene Genovese, Rick Francis, Bruce Turner, Martha Minow, Ray Winbush, Ossie Davis, Alvin Poussaint, Ayoku Babu, James McGee, Charles Burnett, Kenneth S. Greenberg, Thomas Parramore, Louise Meriwether, Loyle Hairston
Carl Lumbly (Nat Turner--Gray), Tommy Hicks (Nat Turner--Edmonds), James Opher (Nat Turner--Styron), Michael Lemelle (Nat Turner--Brown), Patrick Waller (Nat Turner--Stowe), Billy Dye (Nat Turner), Tom Nowicki (Thomas R. Gray), Megan Gallagher (Margaret Whitehead), Moses Gibson (Allen Crawford)
"Reflects upon the multiple ways in which Nat Turner's slave rebellion has been remembered and interpreted by historians, novelists, dramatists, and artists, through interspersed documentary footage, interviews, and dramatizations of different versions of the story using a different actor in each version. Evaluates the authenticity of the earliest source about the rebellion, "The Confessions of Nat Turner", assembled by a white Virginia lawyer from jailhouse interviews. It then follows the controversy over the Nat Turner story played out through history, including how Nat Turner became a hero in the Black community and the nature of race and memory in America. In conclusion, the film examines how the publication of William Styron's The Confessions of Nat Turner in the 1960s provoked one of the most bitter intellectual race battles of the decade."--Container
DVD
主題 Turner, Nat, 1800?-1831 -- In literature
Turner, Nat, 1800?-1831 -- Influence
Styron, William, 1925- Confessions of Nat Turner
Southampton Insurrection, 1831
Literature and history -- United States -- 19th century
Slave insurrections -- Virginia -- Historiography
African Americans in literature
Slavery in literature
Documentary television programs
Alt Author Christopher, Frank
Greenberg, Kenneth S.
Burnett, Charles, 1944-
Woodard, Alfre, 1953-
Lumbly, Carl
Nowicki, Tom
Hicks, Tommy
Opher, James
LeMelle, Michael A.
Gallagher, Megan
Gibson, Moses
Subpix
KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.)
California Newsreel (Firm)
Alt Title Troublesome property
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