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The Storied South: Voices of Writers and Artists

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"Features the voices ... of twenty-six of the most luminous artists and thinkers in the American cultural firmament, from Eudora Welty, Pete Seeger, and Alice Walker to William Eggleston, Bobby Rush, and C. Vann Woodward ... drawn from one-on-one interviews conducted by folklorist William Ferris over the past forty years"--Dust jacket flap.
BookCDDVD
2013
Available Special Collections
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Rotunda: A Living Portrait

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"Designed by Thomas Jefferson to represent the "authority of nature and the power of reason," the Rotunda is the physical and symbolic center of the University of Virginia, founded by Jefferson in 1824. Composer Judith Shatin and filmmaker Robert Arnold have created a portrait of the Rotunda that combines its timeless majesty with the ever-changing hum of daily life." -- Container.
DVD
2012
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Virginia in the Civil War: A Sesquicentennial Remembrance

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Nine twenty-minute segments explore the United States' Civil War, including: causes, military campaigns, soldier life, the home front, slavery, and more. Includes commentaries by nationally-recognized scholars as well as photographs, on-site filming, living history and re-enactments.
DVD
2009
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The Cultivated Life: Thomas Jefferson and Wine

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This program explores Thomas Jefferson's love of fine wines and his efforts to introduce the wine culture to the United States.
DVD
2005
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Naked Lunch: Exterminate All Rational Thoughts

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Part-time pest-control man and full-time drug addict Bill Lee (Weller) seeks escape from his troubled existence in 1953 New York and flees to Interzone (a hallucinatory version of Tangiers) where reality and fantasy have merged. It's a strange, surreal landscape inhabited by mugwumps, half-alien, half-insect creatures, man-sized centipedes, carnivorous typewriters and bizarre humans. Compelled to make sense of this alien territory, he writes a book called "Naked lunch."
DVD
2003; 1991
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Zeke Hoffmeyer (1967-1994)

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DVD
2006
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Wahoowa: The History of Virginia Cavalier Football

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"Through rare archival photos and film as well as interviews with historians, players, and coaches, get an unprecedented look into how the South's first college program grew from a loose, upstart operation into one that would leave its imprint upon the game of football forever. Uncover not only U.Va.'s history but also the development of the sport of American foot-ball on the very grounds of the University. Experience the despair of the 1950s as U.Va. endured the longest losing streak in college football history and the miraculous rise to #1 three decades later." -- Container.
DVD
2010
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Garden Story With Rebecca Frischkorn

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"A four-part series exploring the power of gardens to transform our lives." Website www.gardenstory.org
DVD
2005
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Thomas Jefferson

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Chronicles the life of Thomas Jefferson.
VHS
1997
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Jamestown Rediscovery: A World Uncovered

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Story of the discovery of the first permanent English settlement in America. Follows the archaeologists of the APVA as they unearth the remains of the original Jamestown Fort.
VHS
1997
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Sally Hemings: An American Scandal

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The story of Thomas Jefferson's and Sally Hemings' 38-year romance.
VHS
2000
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The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century

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The Great War, the World War of 1914 to 1918, was the first major catastrophy of the 20th century. Never had so many nations taken uparms at a single time nor had the battlefield ever been so vast. Nearly everyone suffered and became a soldier in one way or another.
VHS
1998
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Blue Ridge Journal

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VHS
1994
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The Great War: And the Shaping of the 20th Century

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VHS
1996
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Videocassettes Pertaining to University of Viriginia Presidents Colgate Darden and Edgar Shannon

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Videocasettes "October 6 A day of greatness" on the inauguration of Edgar F. Shannon as 4th president of the University of Virginia.; Videocasette "Where do we go from here on the future of the University with introduction by Colgate Darden, 1955-1956.
VHS
1990; 1955
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The Grand Energy Transition: Natural Gas, the Bridge Fuel to Our Sustainable Future

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"The grand energy transition (The GET) is a transition from a past of dirty, inefficient, limited, unsustainable solid energy sources through a liquid transition - which is taking place today - to a future of clean, efficient, virtually limitless sustainable gaseous fuels - the age of energy gases. America's domestic, clean, abundant natural gas, along with wind and solar, will be the bridge fuel to a fully sustainable energy future. Our natural gas can replace coal in electric generation and oil in America's cars and trucks - powering home-grown economic expansion, adding jobs, and reducing enormous transfers of American wealth to foreign oil producers. Let's get serious about America's economic growth, national security and enegy future and accelerate our natural energy transition [...]
DVD
2012
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