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Bill Moyers

Autor(a) de The Power of Myth

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About the Author

Bill Moyers was born in Hugo, Oklahoma, on June 5, 1934. He attended North Texas State College, the University of Texas at Austin, earning his Bachelor's Degree in Journalism in 1956, the University of Edinburgh in Scotland from 1956 to 1957 and the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort mostrar mais Worth, Texas in 1959. After college, Moyers joined the staff of Senator Lyndon B. Johnson as his personal assistant, from 1960 to 1961. From 1961 to 1962, Moyers was the associate director of public affairs for the Peace Corps, and deputy director of the Peace Corps in 1963. He later joined Johnson again, this time as special assistant to the President, from 1963 to 1967. He became the Press Secretary, in 1965 until 1967. That same year, he began as publisher of Newsday, holding the position until 1970. He then became producer and editor of the Bill Moyers' Journal for PBS from 1971-76, and an anchor for USA: People and Politics from 1978 till 1981. In 1976 he joined CBS as chief correspondent for CBS Reports for two years. He was the senior news analyst for CBS News from 1981 to 1986 and has been executive editor of Public Affairs Programming Inc. since 1986. Over the course of his many years in journalism, Bill Moyers has earned and received many awards and honors, among them, an Honorary doctorate, from the American Film Institute; numerous Emmy Awards; the Ralph Lowell medal for contribution to public television; George Peabody awards, 1976, 1980, 1985-86, 1988-90; DuPont/Columbia Silver Baton award, 1979, 1986, 1988; Gold Baton award, 1991; and the George Polk awards, 1981, 1986. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos


Obras de Bill Moyers

The Power of Myth (1988) — Interviewer — 7,903 cópias, 65 resenhas
Healing and the Mind (1993) 805 cópias, 6 resenhas
Genesis: A Living Conversation (1996) — Autor — 782 cópias, 6 resenhas
The Language of Life (1995) 476 cópias, 2 resenhas
Talking about Genesis (1996) 314 cópias
A World of Ideas II (1990) 243 cópias
Moyers on America: A Journalist and His Times (2004) 237 cópias, 2 resenhas
Moyers on Democracy (2008) 223 cópias, 5 resenhas
Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth  [1988 TV miniseries] (1988) — Diretor — 154 cópias, 5 resenhas
Bill Moyers : on our own terms (2000, television series, Set wBooklet) (2011) — Writer, Executive Producer, Host — 8 cópias
Wisdom of Faith: (4) Islam [1996 TV episode] (1996) — Host — 6 cópias
Wisdom of Faith [1996 TV series] (1996) — Host — 4 cópias
The language of life (1995, television series) (1658) — Host — 3 cópias
Earth on Edge VHS 3 cópias, 1 resenha
The Arab World (1991) 2 cópias
Changing lives (1998) 2 cópias
Bill Moyers reports. Earth on edge (2001) 1 exemplar(es)
World of Ideas 1 exemplar(es)
BILL MOYERS: GOD AND POLITICS (2011) 1 exemplar(es)
Spirit and nature 1 exemplar(es)
Spirit and Nature [VHS] 1 exemplar(es)
Själens läkande kraft (1994) 1 exemplar(es)
Dying (VHS) 1 exemplar(es)
Violence (VHS) 1 exemplar(es)
BILL MOYERS ON FAITH AND REASON (2010) 1 exemplar(es)
Oren Lyons the faithkeeper (1991) 1 exemplar(es)
Spirit & nature [video recording] (1997) — Reporter/Interviewer — 1 exemplar(es)
The Public Mind (1989) 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

Breaking the Sound Barrier (2009) — Prefácio — 109 cópias, 2 resenhas
Of Kennedys And Kings: Making Sense of the Sixties (1980) — Prefácio — 54 cópias, 2 resenhas
Acquainted with the Night (1997) — Prefácio — 47 cópias
Whose Gospel? (2010) — Prefácio, algumas edições25 cópias, 1 resenha
Robert Penn Warren talking: Interviews, 1950-1978 (1980) — Interviewer — 14 cópias
The Face : Jesus in Art [2001 TV documentary] (2001) — Narrador — 13 cópias
Being Rapoport: Capitalist with a Conscience (2002) — Introdução — 10 cópias
Florence: The Power of the Past With Bill Moyers (1990) — Narrador — 7 cópias


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David Grubin Producer, Foreword
Pamela Mason Wagner Director, Producer
Elena Mannes Series Producer, Director, Writer
Judy Doctoroff O'Neill Executive Producer
Judith Davidson Moyers Executive Producer
Gail Pellett Producer, Director, Producer
Tom Spain Writer
Maurice Murad Director
Martha C. Nussbaum Interviewee
Barbara W. Tuchman Interviewee
Maxine Singer Interviewee
Joseph Heller Interviewee
Leon R. Kass Interviewee
Sheldon Wolin Interviewee
John Searle Interviewee
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Peter Drucker Interviewee
Anne Wortham Interviewee
Arturo Madrid Interviewee
Michael Josephson Interviewee
Isaac Asimov Interviewee
Steven Weinberg Interviewee
Chinua Achebe Interviewee
Louise Erdrich Interviewee
E. L. Doctorow Interviewee
Northrop Frye Interviewee
Michael Dorris Interviewee
John Lukacs Interviewee
David Puttnam Interviewee
Derek Walcott Interviewee
August Wilson Interviewee
Forrest McDonald Interviewee
Carlos Fuentes Interviewee
T. Berry Brazelton Interviewee
Forrest Church Interviewee
Tom Wolfe Interviewee
Robert Bellah Interviewee
Peter Berger Interviewee
Mary Ann Glendon Interviewee
Vartan Gregorian Interviewee
Noam Chomsky Interviewee
Willard Gaylin Interviewee
Sissela Bok Interviewee
Elaine Pagels Interviewee
Joan Konner Producer
Jeremy Irons Narrator
Huston Smith Interviewee
Barks Coleman Featured
Oren Lyons Featured
Kathryn Barnier Film Editor
Mark Falstad Photographer
Frans Hille Translator
Cathy Saksa Cover designer
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