Film, VideoAmadou Koné A conversation with novelist and scholar Amadou Kone of Côte d'Ivoire.
- Contributor: Koné - , Amadou
- Date: 2013-09-25
Film, VideoReverence for Life 3: Andrea Baldeck & Franz Stuppard Andrea Baldeck discusses "The Visual Record Created by an American Physician Who Served at Hospital Albert Schweitzer and Later Returned to Photograph the People of the Artibonite Valley at the Hospital," and...
- Date: 2002-05-22
Film, VideoThe House of Wisdom: How the Arabs Transformed Western Civilization The African and Middle Eastern Division of the Library of Congress is sponsoring a series of lectures on Iraq history and society. Jonathan Lyons, a researcher at the Global Terrorism Research Center...
- Contributor: Lyons, Jonathan
- Date: 2008-02-26
CollectionThe Birmingham Sunlights
The Birmingham Sunlights | Birmingham Sunlights perform African-American gospel music | Homegrown 2005, the music of America | American Folklife Center concert, 2005-12-07 Gospel Quartet Birmingham Sunlights perform as part of the Homegrown 2005 Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
- Contributor: Sunlights, Birmingham - Birmingham Sunlights (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2005-12-07
Film, VideoJack Kemp, An American Idealist Morton Kondracke discussed the life and political career of Jack Kemp. Kemp served nine terms in Congress as a representative from New York and as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development under...
- Contributor: Kondracke , Morton
- Date: 2012-05-24
Film, VideoKevin Doyle: Irish Step Dance Performance by Irish step dancer Kevin Doyle.
- Contributor: Doyle, Kevin
- Date: 2014-09-18
Film, VideoUnderdog Politics: Understanding the House Minority Party In his discussion of his new book, Matthew N. Green disputes the belief that the minority party in the U.S. House of Representatives is of little importance. Studying the record of the...
- Contributor: Green, Matthew N.
- Date: 2015-12-02
Film, VideoEffects of PTSD and Veterans Treatment Courts on Crime and Recidivism A panel of renowned experts discussed the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on veterans and how the Veterans Treatment Courts (VTC) support those who have run afoul of the law by...
- Date: 2017-05-24
Film, VideoAn Evening with David Ossman and Phil Proctor of the Firesign Theater Phil Proctor and David Ossman, two of the four members of the comedy troupe Firesign Theatre, took to the stage in the Coolidge Auditorium to perform and discuss the history and impact...
- Date: 2017-09-28
Film, VideoBARD Express: Setting & Changing Preferences Judy Dixon provides a tutorial on how to set and change your preferences in BARD Express.
- Contributor: Dixon, Judy
- Date: 2016-06-22
Film, VideoTony Hillerman, Part 2
- Contributor: Hillerman, Tony
- Date: 2002-10-12
Film, VideoCompassionate Conservation in East Africa Will Travers of the Born Free Foundation offers a multimedia presentation on wildlife conservation in East Africa.
- Contributor: Travers, Will
- Date: 2011-03-17
Film, VideoWar's End: Eyewitness to History, Part 1 Benjamin Ferencz, an Army officer who served as prosecutor at the Nuremberg trials, delivered the keynote address for the symposium, which commemorated the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II....
- Date: 2005-05-26
Film, VideoCynthia Levinson & The Youngest Marcher Author Cynthia Levinson presents her book "The Youngest Marcher," the story of a nine-year-old who girl who was the youngest civil rights activist in the 1963 Birmingham Children's March.
- Contributor: Levinson, Cynthia
- Date: 2017-03-02
Film, VideoPreserving Africa's Threatened Wildlife: Forest Peoples and Indigenous Knowledge Alden Almquist, anthropologist and 2003-2004 Kluge Staff Fellow, and Albert Lokasola, President of Vie Sauvage, Democratic Republic of the Congo, discussed the wildlife conservation programs in Congo's Lac Tumba and Maringa-Wamba-Lopori landscapes....
- Date: 2004-12-13
Film, VideoAshley Bryan: Book Fest 07 Ashley Bryan in a presentation at the 2007 National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Bryan, Ashley
- Date: 2007-09-29
Film, VideoKing of the Lobby: The Life and Times of Sam Ward, Man-About-Washington in the Gilded Age In her fascinating new book, Kathryn Allamong Jacob tells the story "of how one man harnessed delicious food, fine wine and good conversation to the task of becoming the most influential lobbyist...
- Contributor: Allamong Jacob, Kathryn
- Date: 2010-02-23
Film, VideoChildren's Song Writer: Life & Work of Abbas Yamini Sharif Iranian director Homan Yamini Sharif discussed his documentary, "Children's Songwriter" about the life of Persian poet Abbas Yamini Sharif. The film gives a brief history of children's literature in modern Iran.
- Date: 2016-04-19
Film, VideoPolitical Interrogations & Human Rights Violations in the Brazilian Military Dictatorship Mariana Joffily discussed her research work on the military dictatorships and human rights violations in Latin America.
- Contributor: Joffily, Mariana
- Date: 2016-05-06
Film, VideoCultural Stewardship in Asian Pacific American Communities Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebration comes to a close with a keynote address titled "Cultural Stewardship in Asian Pacific American Communities" by Franklin Odo, founding director of the Smithsonian Institution's Asian...
- Contributor: Odo, Dr. Franklin
- Date: 2010-05-26
Film, VideoAuthors, Attribution & Integrity 3: The Most Moral of Rights: To Be Recognized as the Author ... Jane Ginsburg surveyed sources of attribution rights within the current copyright law, particularly copyright management information. Her keynote address also considered how U.S. law might be amended to provide for a right...
- Date: 2016-04-18
Film, VideoMystery of the "Place of Dog Tail" Anastasia Kalyuta offers a comparative analysis of land tenure and related practices of inheritance, land distribution and exploitation among Aztec nobility on the eve of Spanish conquest and aftermath. The talk explores...
- Contributor: Kalyuta, Anastasia
- Date: 2012-01-26
Film, VideoDPLAfest 2016: Library E-book Platforms: An Update Library e-book stakeholders addressed the challenges e-books present to libraries. What does the library e-book ecosystem look like one year later? What progress have we made, and where can we continue to...
- Date: 2016-04-14
Film, VideoAdam Johnson: 2013 National Book Festival Adam Johnson appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Johnson, Adam
- Date: 2013-09-22
Film, VideoLinda Fairstein, Part 2
- Contributor: Fairstein, Linda
- Date: 2002-10-12
Film, VideoKate DiCamillo
- Contributor: Dicamillo, Kate
- Date: 2004-10-09
Film, VideoThe eXtensible Catalog: Revealing Library Collections Through Collaborative Open-Source Technology The University of Rochester River Campus Libraries (UR) is developing an open-source system called the eXtensible Catalog (UC) to provide easy access to all library resources, both digital and non-digital, incorporating metadata...
- Date: 2007-09-17
Film, VideoThe Legacy of Ola Belle Reed: Concert In celebration of the legacy of the pioneering old-time musician Ola Belle Reed (1916-2002), Reed's son Dave Reed, her nephew Hugh Campbell and members of the acclaimed bluegrass band Danny Paisley and...
- Date: 2015-09-09
Film, VideoStatuary in the Thomas Jefferson Building Thomas Somma makes a presentation on the statuary in the Thomas Jefferson Building as part of the Library's docent training program.
- Contributor: Somma, Thomas
- Date: 2006-11-14
Film, VideoDo the Write Thing: The National Campaign to Stop Violence Approximately 60 middle school students accompanied by their families gathered at the Library of Congress to celebrate as winners of the "Do the Write Thing Challenge." A primary initiative of the National...
- Date: 2016-07-25
Film, VideoAnd Is All This Stuff Really Digital After All? Brian Cantwell Smith is dean of the Faculty of Information Studies at the University of Toronto and author of "On the Origin of Objects." He combines degrees in computer science and philosophy...
- Contributor: Smith, Brian Cantwell
- Date: 2005-01-31
Film, VideoThe fresh prince of Bel-Air.
Fresh prince of Bel-Air. An inner-city teenager from Philly is sent by his mother to live with his relatives in Bel-Air, and everybody is in for a surprise. This season, Will meets Lisa, falls in love,...
- Contributor: Borowitz, Andy - Borowitz, Susan - Medina, Benny - Pollack, Jeff - Smith, Will - Avery, James - Reid, Daphne Maxwell - Ribeiro, Alfonso - Parsons, Karyn - Ali, Tatyana ... Borowitz, Andy - Borowitz, Susan - Medina, Benny - Pollack, Jeff - Smith, Will - Avery, James - Reid, Daphne Maxwell - Ribeiro, Alfonso - Parsons, Karyn - Ali, Tatyana - Marcell, Joseph - Bagley, Ross - Stuffed Dog Company - Qde - NBC Productions - Warner Home Video (Firm)
- Date: 2010
Film, VideoPam Munoz Ryan Pam Munoz Ryan at the 2003 National Book Festival
- Contributor: Ryan, Pam Mnoz
- Date: 2003-10-04
Film, VideoCoping with Onset & Progressive Disabilities Eric Eldritch gives a presentation on how individuals cope and succeed with disabilities that become more pronounced over time. The presentation is given during Disability Employee Awareness Month. The event is sponsored...
- Contributor: Eldritch, Eric
- Date: 2009-10-20
Film, VideoTransitional Justice or Just Transitions?: The German Case, 1945-50 While everyone has heard of the Nuremberg Trials, few people are aware that at that same time, tens of thousands of Germans were being prosecuted in German courts for Nazi crimes. Historian...
- Contributor: Pendas, Devin
- Date: 2010-05-20
Film, VideoWorld Avoided: How Science & Policy Solved a Global Ozone Crisis Imagine a world where a five-minute walk could give you a sunburn. This could have happened if not for the Montreal Protocol, signed in 1987. Scientist Paul Newman spoke about the current...
- Contributor: Newman , Paul A.
- Date: 2015-05-28
Film, VideoJoyce Carol Oates: 2013 National Book Festival Joyce Carol Oates appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Oates, Joyce Carol
- Date: 2013-09-22
Film, VideoSusan Hertog: 2012 National Book Festival Biographer Susan Hertog appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Hertog, Susan
- Date: 2012-09-23
Film, VideoNo escape
Coup How far will one man go to protect the ones he cares about most in the world? An intense international thriller, centers on an American businessman as he and his family settle...
- Contributor: Dowdle, John Erick - Dowdle, Drew - Litvak, Michel - Lancaster, David - Bell, Lake - Wilson, Owen - Jerins, Sterling - Brosnan, Pierce - Garrett, Spencer - Beltrami, Marco ... Dowdle, John Erick - Dowdle, Drew - Litvak, Michel - Lancaster, David - Bell, Lake - Wilson, Owen - Jerins, Sterling - Brosnan, Pierce - Garrett, Spencer - Beltrami, Marco - Sanders, Buck - Hinstin, Léo - Weinstein Company - Bold Films - Weinstein Company Home Entertainment (Firm) - Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2015
Film, VideoAndreas Staier Harpsichordist Andreas Staier performed a program focused on Aristotle's notion of the "melancholic" temperament. On the program were Johann Jacob Froberger's "Suite - Plainte faite a Londres pour passer la Melancholie, laquelle...
- Contributor: Staier , Andreas
- Date: 2016-03-09