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Title: Toni Morrison
Series Title / Date: Profile of a Writer
Call Number: VCR 2004-160
Description: Morrison discusses slavery, its legacy, and the difficulties of writing about these painful subjects.
Keywords: Toni Morrison; Interview

Title: Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North
Series Title / Date: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-225
Description: Filmmaker Katrina Browne discovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine cousins retrace the Triangle Trade and gain a powerful new perspective on the black/white divide.
Keywords: Slavery; Racism

Title: Voyage of La Amistad: A Quest for Freedom
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Call Number: DVD 2009-34
Description: Story of the revolt by abducted Africans aboard the slave ship La Amistad and their trial in the American court system for being in violation of international law. Their case reached the Supreme Court and was aided by various abolitionists and the former president John Quincy Adams. Based on court documents and transcripts, letters written by the Africans and their lawyers, newspaper articles, and testimony from present-day scholars.
Keywords: H.D. Motyl; Slavery

Title: William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe
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Call Number: DVD 2013-260
Description: Filmmakers Emily and Sarah Kunstler explore the life of their father, a radical civil rights lawyer.
Keywords: Civil Rights; Justice System