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Millennium evenings at the White House : honor the past, imagine the future / presented by The White House Millennium Council, The National Endowment for the Humanities, Sun Microsystems.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis PREX 1.21:M 61/PKG. (Text) 841855-1001 General Federal documents Available -

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  • Physical Description: 7 videocassettes : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : The Council, [1999]

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General Note:
"Poets laureate: the American voice in poetry"--Cassette label, tape 3.
Shipping list no.: 2000-0004-E.
Formatted Contents Note:
1. Living past: commitments for the future (64 min.) / Bernard Bailyn -- 2. Imagination and change: science in the next millennium (71 min.) / Stephen Hawking -- 3. A celebration of poetry in American life (87 min.) -- 4. Jazz, an expression of democracy (88 min.) -- 5. Meaning of the millennium (102 min.) / Natalie Zemon Davis and Martin E. Marty -- 6. Women as citizens: vital voices through the century (118 min.) -- 7. Perils of indifference: lessons from a violent century (113 min.) / Elie Wiesel.
Summary, etc.:
A series of lectures and cultural showcases presented by the White House in 1998 and 1999 to highlight American creativity and inventiveness through ideas, art, and scientific discoveries.
System Details Note:
VHS format.
Subject: Civilization.
United States > Civilization.
United States > Intellectual life.
Millennium celebrations (Year 2000) > United States.

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