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  • Film, Video

    After the hunger and drought

    A series of interviews with Zimbabwe's literary figures about the role of the writer in society, freedom of expression, and the place of tradition in modern literature. The issues these intellectuals confront are crucial to any developing society grappling with the challenge of nation-building.

    • Date: 1987
  • Film, Video

    Nothing to lose /

    Looks at the beginning of the end of Communism in Eastern Europe. An American on tour in Poland interviews Poles, particularly the youth of the nation, concerning the economic and social conditions of current day Poland. Included is an interview with Lech Walesa, leader of the Solidarity Labor Party, who expounds upon current labor conditions in Poland. Includes music of the Polish opposition, from ...

    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    NVLP interview with Alvin Poussaint.

    "Renee Poussaint interviews Alvin Poussaint about his life and achievements"--Copyright description.

    • Contributor: Poussaint, Alvin F.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    B. B. King oral history, National Visionary Leadership Project /

    The interview includes B.B. King's memories of growing up in Indianola, Mississippi, living on his own as a teenager and serving in the segregated army. He discusses discrimination in Mississippi, learning to play guitar and moving to Memphis, Tennessee. He discusses making his first record, playing concerts around the country and crossing over to a white audience.

    • Contributor: King
    • Date: 2010