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The Resource A lesson before dying, by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines, (sound recording)

A lesson before dying, by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines, (sound recording)

Label
A lesson before dying
Title
A lesson before dying
Statement of responsibility
by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a drama set in a small Louisiana Cajun community in the late 1940s. A disillusioned schoolteacher agrees to talk with a young black man who has been falsely convicted of murder and sentenced to death. The two men forge a bond as they come to understand what it means to resist one's own fate
Cataloging source
LVL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Linney, Romulus
Credits note
Produced by L.A. Theatre Works ; directed by Nick Olcott : executive produced by Susa Albert Loewenberg
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
drama
PerformerNote
Starring: Keith Glover, Jamahl Marsh, Linda Powell, [et al.]
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gaines, Ernest J.
  • Glover, Keith
  • Marsh, Jamahl
  • Powell, Linda
  • L.A. Theatre Works
Series statement
Audio theatre collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American men
  • Death row inmates
  • Race relations
  • Friendship
Label
A lesson before dying, by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Full-cast production
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm49421134
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged ed.
Extent
2 sound discs (85 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781580812283
Other physical details
digital
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) 693358
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A lesson before dying, by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Full-cast production
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm49421134
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged ed.
Extent
2 sound discs (85 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781580812283
Other physical details
digital
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) 693358
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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