Bill Moyers: World Of Ideas - Writers

Bill Moyers: World Of Ideas - Writers

     
 

During the 1988 fall election season, TV commentator and pundit Bill Moyers sat down for Bill Moyers' World of Ideas a series of fifty 30-minute discussions with noted scientists, writers, philosophers, artists and historians, about various social issues and trends - programs that aired nationally on public television. This particular set brings together 13 ofSee more details below

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Overview

During the 1988 fall election season, TV commentator and pundit Bill Moyers sat down for Bill Moyers' World of Ideas a series of fifty 30-minute discussions with noted scientists, writers, philosophers, artists and historians, about various social issues and trends - programs that aired nationally on public television. This particular set brings together 13 of the episodes of the series that found Moyers interviewing writers. Guests include Toni Morrison, Nadine Gordimer, Tom Wolfe and Isaac Asimov. The featured writers hail from six different countries and represent a plethora of different literary genres and traditions, including poetry, performance, and literary narrative.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/15/2011
UPC:
0054961852994
Rating:
NR
Source:
Athena
Time:
7:12:00
Sales rank:
64,140

Special Features

Bonus Interviews from NOW with Bill Moyers and Bill Moyers Journal featuring Barbara Kingsolver, Alice Walker, Isabel Allende, Arundhati Roy; ; 16-Page Viewer's Guide with Introduction by Bill Moyers, participant biographies, and an article on Americans' reading habits; ; Author book lists and biographies of Bill Moyers and bonus interview subjects

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