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|Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - The Optimist's Daughter
Seventh Segment: Cleanth Brooks notes that Walker Percy gave a warning to young Southern writers, to the effect that they have to face up to situations of change. He asks...
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; Walker Percy; writing; novels; Optimist's Daughter; change;
Popularity (downloads): 306
|Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks in Jackson - Laurel (Character in Welty's novel)
Eighth Segment: Cleanth Brooks observes how the character Laurel, in Eudora Welty's novel The Optimist's Daughter talks about the past, but does not have to change the past, but rather...
Keywords: Eudora Welty; Cleanth Brooks; American literature; southern literature; Laurel; Optimist's Daughter; past; present; change;
Popularity (downloads): 359
|Alcohol Trigger Films for Junior High: The Party, The Mother, The Bride
Three short dramatic, open-ended situations designed to provoke discussion in alcohol education programs. Includes ""The Party,"" in which a new boy wants to make friends and offers his house for...
Keywords: Substance abuse: Alcohol; Teenagers: 1970s; Substance abuse: Drugs;
Popularity (downloads): 478
|Why Study Science?
Family discusses how the study of science can help son and daughter make intelligent decisions on problems they will confront in the world.
Keywords: Science;Occupations: Scientific;
Popularity (downloads): 1019
Adults must provide teenagers with guidance in social skills if they are to make a harmonious adjustment to social life. The mother and daughter in this film have far to...
Keywords: Social guidance;Gender roles;Psychology;
Popularity (downloads): 655
|Midwest Holiday (Part II)
Auto travelogue through the sights, monuments and mythologies of America's heartland. A jaded newspaper reporter returns from a long stint in Europe, takes to the highways of the Midwest, and...
Keywords: U; S; : Midwest; Travelogues; Patriotism;
Popularity (downloads): 316
Opens on a stage set of a street with a sidewalk and a high fence completely covered with female burlesque troupe posters. The four posters visible advertise actual contemporary burlesquers...
Keywords: Burlesque (Theater)--United States--Posters--Drama; Theatrical posters; American--Drama; Kissing--Drama; Women entertainers--United States--Sexual behavior--Drama; Sex in advertising--Drama; Man-woman relationships--United States--Drama; Silent films; Vaudeville; Comedies; Erotica; Shorts;
Popularity (downloads): 2043