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N. Scott Momaday : words from a bear
Publication Information:
[Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2019]

Physical Description:
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround or stereo.
Target Audience:
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-14.
Language Note:
English dialogue; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); audio-described.
General Note:
Title from container.

Originally broadcast on television in 2019 as an episode of American masters.

Special features: A reading from N. Scott Momaday's novel, In the bear's house, by James Earl Jones and Flynn Jones; dialogues with N. Scott Momaday and Robert Redford in Santa Fe, NM; an interview with N. Scott Momaday's former editor, Francis McCullough.
Words from a Bear gives a thorough survey of Momaday's most prolific years as a doctorate fellow at Stanford University, his achievement of the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1969, and his later works that solidified his place as the founding member of the 'Native American Renaissance' in art and literature, influencing a generation of Native American artists, scholars, and political activists.
Added Uniform Title:
Contained in (work): American masters (Television program)