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  • Loveless C. C. C. [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 2 min. | Audio track taken from AFS 4031b1 (General). Photographs from Library of Congress online collections (General). Photos used: CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) working with ...

    • Contributor: Rhodes, Tommy - Todd, Charles L. - Sonkin, Robert
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Shaping Physics in the Three Nations

    Kluge Fellow Josep Simon spoke on the role of pedagogy and the importance of international scientific communication in the making of modern science, particularly physics.

    • Contributor: Simon, Josep
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-03-24
  • Can you imagine that?

    videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 3 min., 59 sec. | Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress July 2-3, 2012. 16:9 Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Brewer, Christine - Rutenberg, Craig - Merrill, Bob
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012
  • The History and Reconstruction of Native American Flutes in the Library's Dayton C. Miller Collection

    motion picture | 1 videorecording ; 65 min. | Whithall Pavillion, Library of Congress, Washington, DC (Venue). November 28, 2012 (Date). 4:3 Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Higgins, Barry
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012-11-28
  • No Place to Hide: Behind the Scenes of Our Emerging Surveillance Society

    Robert O'Harrow, reporter for the Washington Post, discussed his book, "No Place to Hide: Behind the Scenes of Our Emerging Surveillance Society." In his talk, O'Harrow discusses how the government, using advanced ...

    • Contributor: O'Harrow, Robert
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005-07-18
  • Reflections on the First Baseball Classic of 2006

    Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria, sterling professor of comparative literature at Yale University, presented "Reflections on the First World Baseball Classic of 2006" in a program sponsored by the Hispanic Division. A major literary ...

    • Contributor: Gonzalez Echevarria, Roberto
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006-06-30
  • Filangieri & Franklin: The Italian Enlightenment and the U.S. Constitution

    The Library sponsored a conference on Gaetano Filangieri and Benjamin Franklin: The Italian Enlightenment and the U.S. Constitution, with speakers including Marcello Pera and Justice Antonin Scalia.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010-10-21
  • Carlos Eire

    • Contributor: Eire, Carlos
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004-10-09
  • Living and Building Between Tradition and Change: Vernacular Architecture in Northern Sweden

    Architect and folklorist Mats Widbom presented his research on the traditional building culture of Dalecarlia in Northern Sweden. In particular, he explored how the parstuga (double house) has been used and rebuilt ...

    • Contributor: Widbom, Mats
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2009-03-24
  • Professional Help for Public Policy: Policy analysis as a Field of Intellectual Inquiry and Practice

    According to Roger White, policy analysis, which has emerged over the past half-century as a field of intellectual inquiry and practice, is one of a number of sources that inform the public ...

    • Contributor: White , Roger
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010-09-23
  • Revolution in the Archives: The Future of Scholarly Publishing

    The seventh speaker in this special series, Edward L. Ayers, Dean of the College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Virginia, presented a talk titled "Revolution in ...

    • Contributor: Ayers, Edward
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005-03-14
  • Sagas and Daily Life in the Icelandic Commonwealth, Part II

    The Library of Congress and the Cornell University Library sponsored a scholarly symposium on Old Norse sagas. The symposium, "Saga Literature and the Shaping of Icelandic Culture," featured five sessions presented by ...

    • Contributor: Various
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2000-05-24
  • Tristan and Isolda /

    Giovanni Pezzinga, Serafino Mastracchio, Francesca Bertini, Bianca Lorenzoni. Originally released in France by Pathé frères in 1911. Accompanied by his slave Rosen, Tristan journeys to Ireland to bring Isolda back to be ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1911
  • Walter Stahr: 2013 National Book Festival

    Walter Stahr appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Stahr, Walter
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2013-09-21
  • Agent of Change: Print Culture Studies After Elizabeth Eisenstein - Presentation of Papers

    The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress and the University of Massachusetts Press has published "Agent of Change: Print Culture Studies After Elizabeth L. Eisenstein." Inspiring debate since the ...

    • Contributor: Various
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007-11-02
  • The Rise of Printed Visuality: Printers and Page Design, 1467-1482

    In an effort to differentiate their books from those produced by scribes and illuminators, several printers devised a bold, ink-rich mechanical style that circumvented the aesthetic standards of the manuscript page. The ...

    • Contributor: Baldasso, Renzo
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010-07-29
  • Afghan Art and Architecture Through the Ages

    Hamid Naweed spoke about his new book, "Art Through the Ages in Afghanistan," a study of the pictorial and sculpting arts from the the prehistoric period to the Islamic era in Afghanistan.

    • Contributor: Naweed , Hamid
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2013-08-06
  • Charlaine Harris: 2012 National Book Festival

    Charlaine Harris appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Harris, Charlaine
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012-09-23
  • Through an Uncommon Lens: The Life and Photography of F. Holland Day

    A fascinating and colorful figure and an extraordinary artist, F. Holland Day was a bibliophile, publisher and photographer. He assembled one of the largest collections in the world of materials relating to ...

    • Contributor: Fanning, Patricia J.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-10-29
  • "World War II: 365 Days"

    Described in a recent review as "one of the best single-volume histories of the war yet published," "World War II: 365 Days" is a unique compilation of riveting text and more than ...

    • Contributor: Various
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-05-27