189 results found for: genres:"Motion pictures (visual work)"

Gallery view

2014 Nov. 3

University of Massachusetts at Amherst . Office of News and Media Relations

A long and winding road the legacy of the back-to-the-land communes of the 1960's

Amherst (Mass.) - Explores the nearly forty year history of some of Western New England's best known communes: Montague Farm and Wendell Farms nearby in Massachusetts, and Packer Corners and Tree Frog Farms in neighboring southern Vermont.

University Films and Videos

1993 Apr. 20

Jarvis, Lyn

Across the fence

Burlington (Vt.) - Appearance of White Light members on the Across the Fence program, discussing treatment of mental illness and the work of the production company.

White Light Communications Collection

2014 Apr. 12

Science for the People (Organization)

Agricultural Science and Food Justice Session 2, Panel 5

A panel from the Science for the People: The 1970s and Today conference discussing SftP's previous work, and current organizations' operations in the field of agriculture. Organized by Sigrid Schmalzer. Chaired by Brian Schultz, Professor of Entomology and Ecology, Hampshire College. Sue Tafler, SftP member, presented "An SftP High School Curriculum: Feed, Need, Greed–Food, Resources, ... more

Science for the People Records

2015 Aug. 18

Johnson, Al

Al Johnson oral history with Leslie Cox and Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with Al Johnson, Board of Directors, NOFA New Jersey, managed an educational farm, and organic inspector. Came to farming after getting ill in second grade and changed to a healthier diet; getting into composting while on a maintenance crew at Cape Cod from an environmental point of view, began growing the next spring; in graduate school in environmental ed... more

Northeast Organic Farming Association Records

2013 Dec. 23

Davis, Allen

Allen Davis: oral history with Russell Annis

Hadley (Mass.) - Interview with Allen Davis, former masters and doctoral student at UMass starting 1966; drawn here by Sid Kaplan, Jules Chametzky, and Morris Golden UMass during the late 1960s and early 1970s; became active politically and in educational reform focused on living/learning and integration of education and living in dorms like Orchard Hill; challenges of imposing the Oxfo... more

UMass Amherst Dept. of Music Oral History Collection

2014 Sept. 22

St. Pierre, Allen F.

Allen St. Pierre oral history with Caroline White and Jeremy Smith

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Executive Director of National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Law (NORML). St. Pierre discusses his upbringing in Chatham and Amherst, Massachusetts; education at University of Massachusetts, Amherst class of 1989; early experiences smoking marijuana; his early employment at NORML in 1991; conflicts among NORML Board members and employees; Rich... more

National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (U.S.) Records

1990 July

Alternatives 90: together tearing down the walls

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Gathering of former mental patients in Pittsburgh, Pa. as part of a five-day conference.

White Light Communications Collection


Northeast Sustainable Energy Association

America's Tour de Sol

Greenfield (Mass.) - Overview of the Tour de Sol, containing news footage from races.

American Tour de Sol Records


An African comes home

Lagos (Nigeria) - Documenting a public reception in honor of Horace Mann Bond's first visit to West Africa, held by the African Academy of Arts and Research. Includes scenes of Bond's arrival and a dance performance.

Horace Mann Bond Papers

2013 Dec. 23

Tidlund, April

April Tidlund: oral history with Russell Annis

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with April Tidlund, Secretary for the Undergraduate Program at UMass Amherst and the scheduling officer for the Department of Communications; started at UMass in 1965 and has been in Communications for all those years.

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection