Paul Laurence Dunbar (TEFC)

United States, 1973

Film
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Presents some of the live-action stories written by Paul Laurence Dunbar, pointing out that even though he lived in a period that offered a black writer only poverty, he was ale to write both lyrical poetry and stories that dealt with themes that are still relevant today.

Credits

director

Carlton Moss

production company

Pyramid Films

Language

English

Duration

00:22:31:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

33241

Subject categories

Adaptations

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → African Americans

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → African Americans

Literature → American literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Authors

Literature → Authors - Biography

Literature → Authors, American

Literature → Poets, American - 19th century

People → Authors - Biography

People → Poets, American - 19th century

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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