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Toni Morrison's "Home [electronic resource]: A Soldier Fights a War Abroad and Racism at Home

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
In her new novel "Home," author Toni Morrison tells the story of a soldier, Frank Money, who joins the Army, absorbing the atrocities of the Korean War, and then returns home after his service only to be greeted with both the institutional and casual realities of daily prejudice. Morrison speaks with NewsHour's Jeffrey Brown. Origina?
Release Date
2012
Run Time
8 min.
Language
English
Rating
9 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 15, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
A Soldier Fights a War Abroad and Racism at Home
Contents
  • Introduction: Toni Morrison Revisits the '50's (1:27)
  • Concept of Manhood (1:47)
  • Genre Labeling of Books (2:44)
  • Storytelling (1:27)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Recording Info
Broadcast date: May 29, 2012.
Publisher no.
53422 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (8 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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