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Triple Consciousness

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"Akosua Adoma Owusu is a Ghanaian-American filmmaker, producer and cinematographer whose award-winning films and installation work address the collision of identities, where the African immigrant located in the United States has a "triple consciousness." Owusu interprets Du Bois' notion of double consciousness and creates a third cinematic space or consciousness, representing diverse identities including feminism, queerness and African immigrants interacting in African, white American, and black American culture."--Container
DVD
2019; 2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Boy Erased

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Boy Erased tells the courageous story of Jared Eamons, the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who must overcome the fallout of being outed to his parents. His parents struggle with reconciling their love for their son with their beliefs. Fearing a loss of family, friends, and community, Jared is pressured into attending a conversion therapy program. While there, Jared comes into conflict with its leader and begins his journey to finding his own voice and accepting his true self.
DVD
2019; 2018
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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The Hate U Give

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Starr Carter navigates the perilous waters between her poor, black neighborhood and her prestigious, mainly white private school. This all changes when she finds herself in the middle of racial activism after her best friend is shot by police officers, and she's forced to make a decision. Allow the media to skewer her friend to protect the status quo, or stand up and tell the truth in memory of Khalil?
DVD
2019; 2018
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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First Man

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The riveting story behind the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the historic Apollo 11 flight. A visceral and intimate account told from Armstrong₂s perspective, based on the book by James R. Hansen, the film explores the triumphs and the cost, on Armstrong, his family, his colleagues and the nation itself; of one of the most dangerous missions in history.
DVDBlu-Ray
2019
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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Stalingrad: The Campaign

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Beginning in the summer of 1942 with Operation Case Blau (Blue), this documentary covers the German eastward advance and their culmination in Stalingrad. The video ends with the Soviet counterattack in Operation Uranus and the surrender of 6th Army on 2 February 1943. This film also highlights current U.S. Army doctrine as it relates to the large scale combat operations of both Germany and the Soviet Union.
Online
2019
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Can You Ever Forgive Me?

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Lee Israel made her living in the 1970s and 1980s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. Though Lee Israel has undeniable profiling skills, her work has grown stale and hackneyed, rendering her profession unnecessary and insignificant. Now in times of financial hardship, Israel must find other ways to make a living. With assistance from her steadfast friend, Jack, the two endeavor to keep Israel afloat. With a dose of trickery and deceptive eye, they do just that.
DVD
2019; 2018
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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The Alive! Project: Diet Lessons From the Bible

Researchers are studying how incorporating lessons learned from the Bible could help people lead a healthier lifestyle.
Online
2019; 2016
10.

Picky Eaters

Does your child create chaos at mealtime or even refuse to eat? Hear tips on what you should do and when it’s time to get professional help.
Online
2019; 2018
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Out of Ireland: The Story of Irish Emigration to America

Out of Ireland is a documentary about Irish emigration to America, from the famine-swept villages of 19th century Ireland to the industrialized cities of 20th century America. It is told through the lives and letters of eight immigrants andfeatures the voices of Liam Neeson, Aidan Quinn, Gabriel Byrne and more.
Online
2019; 1995
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The Circus: Part 1

The Circus brings to life an era when Circus Day would shut down a town; its stars were among the most famous people in the country and multitudes gathered to see the improbable and the impossible, the exotic, and the spectacular.
Online
2019; 2018
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Robert F. Kennedy: The End of an American Dream

It was June 1968 and Senator Bobby Kennedy was running for President of the United States. The people adored him, but the political establishment and big business saw him as a threat. He had championed the poor and exploited, and wanted America out of the Vietnam War so he had made many enemies, among them the Mafia and CIA. As he was celebrating victory in the California Presidential Primary in Los Angeles, he stopped by the kitchens of the Ambassador Hotel to thank the staff. That is where and Arab immigrant, Sirhan Sirhan, shot him down.
Online
2019; 2010
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Old New World: Episode 2

Historian Lucinda Lambton tours America in search of the traditions and heritage that have survived into the 21st century. America's European past has survived, sometimes in dramatic fashion, to reveal the social and cultural heritage of its communities. Examples include an English settlement in Massachusetts, an early-German meeting house in Maine, a Greek soda fountain in Indiana, and an Irish-American bar in Manhattan. Meanwhile, the Anhauser Busch Brewery in St Louis and Virginia's Shirley Plantation also display strong European origins.
Online
2019; 2001
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100 Years, 100 Events: 1900's

Every decade has its share of important events. But in this completely engrossing series we bring you only the best, the most far-reaching, the most worldly, and the most consequential. You will see a unique clarity of history through the "most privy" in insider accounts and expert witnesses. Events include: the World Exhibition In Paris, Death Of Queen Victoria, The Wright Brothers, Earthquake in San Francisco, Rasputin And The Romanovs, and Suffragette Demonstrations.
Online
2019; 2010
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The Grand Generation

A documentary celebrating the cultural importance of older Americans including a Mississippi Delta quilt maker, a New York Jewish baker, a traditional Hispanic singer from New Mexico, a 101-year-old labor activist, a singing coalminer from Kentucky, and a waterman from the Eastern Shore of Maryland.
Online
2019; 1993
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Homeopathy: Medicine or Magic?

Taking two tablets with a glass of water is one thing, but diluting two drops of a drug in a bath full of water hardly sounds like potent medicine. Yet homeopathic doctors prescribe medicines diluted in more than a million, million, million parts of water. Doctors and vets claim spectacular achievements with such remedies, and scientific trials are producing results that are not easy to explain.
Online
2019; 1991
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Old New World: Episode 1

Lucinda Lambton tours America in search of the traditions and heritage that have survived into the 21st century. Destinations include a working 18th-century nail factory in Massachusetts, the oldest country store in Kentucky, the Mohonk Mountain House on the Hudson River, a preserved 1840s department store in Memphis, and the garden district of New Orleans. There's also a trip to a wedding ceremony in Nottaway, ironically the largest plantation house in Louisiana.
Online
2019; 2001
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Kentucky: An American Story - the Land

A powerful examination of the tortured history of land use in Kentucky, from conflicts between settlers and Indians to the controversies over mountaintop removal.
Online
2019; 2011
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Freedom Riders

In 1961, more than 400 black and white Americans risked their lives for traveling together on buses and trains in the Deep South. Stanley Nelson offers the first film about this courageous band of civil-rights activists.
Online
2019; 2011