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

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2019 Aug. 26

Varner, James

James Varner: oral history with Harold D. Weaver

Southwest Harbor (Me.) - Interview with James Varner, President and CEO of the Maine Human Rights Coalition, and a long-time member of the Orono Monthly Meeting. In this interview, Varner discusses his early life and influences growing up in New Jersey, attending the University of Maine, his interracial marriage; conflict in the Orono Monthly Meeting over racist disrespect; and the significance of the Quaker t... more

Quakers of Color International Archive

2019 Aug. 26

Weaver, Harold D.

Harold D. Weaver: oral history with Robert S. Cox

Southwest Harbor (Me.) - Interview with Harold D. Weaver, scholar of USSR-Black-world relations; African students in the USSR; the Cold War; transnational cultural relations; African Americans in the Soviet Union; and the lives of prominent artist-activists Paul Robeson and Ousmane Semben. Raised in a family of educators affiliated with Historically Black Colleges and educated at the Westtown School, Haverford... more

Quakers of Color International Archive

2019 Aug. 6

Condori Mamani, Emma

Emma Condori Mamani: oral history with Harold D. Weaver

Castelton (Vt.) - Interview with Bolivian Quaker, Emma Condori Mamani about her spiritual journey. Born into an Aymara family in the highlands of Bolivia, Condori Mamani witnessed her parents and siblings become convinced Friends until she too became convinced at 14 while working in La Paz. A member of Santidad Amigos Yearly Meeting, she has been particularly involved in education, Friends' religious ed... more

Quakers of Color International Archive

2019 Aug. 6

Sabwa, Dancan

Dancan Sabwa: oral history with Harold D. Weaver

Castelton (Vt.) - Interview with Kenyan Quaker, Dancan Sabwa. Born into a Quaker family in Kaimosi, Kenya, Sabwa discusses Kenyan Quakerism (evangelical), religious education, family, and his own spiritual growth.

Quakers of Color International Archive

2019 June 29

Countryman, Joan

Joan Countryman: oral history with Emma Lapsansky-Werner

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Interview with Joan Countryman, the first African American graduate of Germantown Friends School, longtime teacher of mathematics and head of academic planning there, lecturer at the Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania, and co-founder of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership School for Girls in South Africa. Countryman discusses living in Philadelphia, her own religious gro... more

Quakers of Color International Archive

2019 June 29

Zaru, Jean, 1940-

Jean Zaru: oral history with Max Carter

Ramallah (Palestine) - Interview with Palestinian Quaker Jean Zaru, a proponent of non-violent resistance, a founding member of Sabeel, the Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center in Jerusalem, and co-founder of the Friends International Center in Ramallah.

Quakers of Color International Archive

2018 Dec. 13

Evans, Cheryl

Cheryl Evans oral history with Peter Kleeman

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with former UMass Amherst student, Cheryl Evans, about her experiences on campus as student from 1964-1968, as a UMass assistant area coordinator of Orchard Hill in 1969, and her life as a teacher, academic, and activist, especially in relation to African American communities. Evans came to UMass from Medford, Mass., recalls being one of six people of color on campus... more

University of Massachusetts Amherst. Black Pioneers Project Records

2018 Nov. 27

Griffin, Cheryl

Cheryl Griffin oral history with Peter Kleeman

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Interview with former UMass Amherst student, Cheryl Griffin, about her experiences on campus during 1965-1969, and her life as a lawyer and early education teacher. Griffin came to UMass from Boston, and lived in Van Meter dorm all four years on campus. She was active in the black student social and policical scenes, and in the African-American Student Union, where she served ... more

University of Massachusetts Amherst. Black Pioneers Project Records

2018 Nov. 27

Griffin, Cheryl

Cheryl Griffin oral history with Peter Kleeman

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Conclusion of interview with former UMass Amherst student, Cheryl Griffin, who was an undergraduate student from 1965-1969, looking through and reading parts of the 1965 UMass yearbook, the Index. See murg050_9-i002 for oral history interview with Griffin.

University of Massachusetts Amherst. Black Pioneers Project Records

2018 Nov. 13

McLemore, Leslie Burl

Leslie Burl McLemore oral history with Michelle Barrasso

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with former UMass Amherst graduate student, Leslie Burl McLemore, about his experiences on campus 1966-1970 as a doctoral student in the Government (now Political Science) department, and his life as a professor and activist. McLemore grew up in Mississippi and was active in the civil rights movement as an undergraduate at Rust College, and during his years earning a ... more

University of Massachusetts Amherst. Black Pioneers Project Records