Bill Moyers: The Language Of Life

Bill Moyers: The Language Of Life

Cast: Bill Moyers

     
 
This release from writer Bill Moyers poetry series The Language of Life includes all eight episodes of the show, offering performances and commentary from a wide range of contemporary poets including Linda McCarriston, Sekou Sundiata, Jimmy Santiago Baca and many more.

Overview

This release from writer Bill Moyers poetry series The Language of Life includes all eight episodes of the show, offering performances and commentary from a wide range of contemporary poets including Linda McCarriston, Sekou Sundiata, Jimmy Santiago Baca and many more.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/05/2011
UPC:
0054961854998
Source:
Athena
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
7:27:00
Sales rank:
37,654

Special Features

16-page viewer's guide with an introduction by Bill Moyers, profiles of the writers, and a guide to selected poetry festivals across America; Poet book lists and a biography of Bill Moyers; Plus more at athenalearning.com

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Bill Moyers Host

Technical Credits

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Bill Moyers: The Language of Life, Disc 1
1. About place [9:34]
2. Hidden Poems [10:16]
3. Homesickness [7:29]
4. Enabling Experience [10:07]
5. Making a Fist [7:17]
6. Coming Together [11:12]
1. An Old Mystic [10:36]
2. Imaginative Freedom [7:11]
3. Lost Words [9:22]
4. Laughter [5:34]
5. On Mysticism [2:45]
6. Love and Longing [10:41]
1. Brutal Poems [8:23]
2. Fling the Curse [9:02]
3. An Odd Daughter [9:43]
4. In the Past [11:04]
5. Name Power [7:30]
6. Animal Sanity [10:28]
Disc #2 -- Bill Moyers: The Language of Life, Disc 2
1. The Soul's Voice [8:54]
2. Poet by Trade [7:30]
3. Relationships [10:30]
4. Poetry as Play [11:46]
5. The Given World [7:28]
6. Angels [9:55]
1. The Process [9:17]
2. Real Work [10:30]
3. Poetic Accounts [9:28]
4. Native Loyalties [:18]
5. Freedom of Voice [8:04]
6. Understanding [8:46]
1. Creation and Healing [8:40]
2. Mythic Humans [8:00]
3. Much to Say [9:10]
4. Communion [9:57]
5. Men and Women [10:19]
6. Transcendence [10:12]
Disc #3 -- Bill Moyers: The Language of Life, Disc 3
1. Poetic Range [8:43]
2. Connections [8:22]
3. Out of Stress [9:40]
4. Words of Grief [8:04]
5. Ordinary Reflection [9:42]
6. Hard Truths [11:10]
1. Having Fun [9:47]
2. Use of History [10:00]
3. Confrontation [13:39]
4. Complete Picture [6:12]
5. Seeing Connections [5:58]
6. Shape Shifting [9:46]

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