RE: Immigrants and English

Pat Means (
Thu, 10 Aug 2000 12:35:22 -0700 (PDT)

The following title might be of interest to you.

100 1 Lund, Jennifer A.

245 10 If I look confused and lost, it is probably because

I am [videorecording] / conducted

and developed by Jennifer A. Lund.

260 Atlanta, Ga. : Gary Moss Film and Television, 1990.

300 1 videocassette (55 min.) (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2

in. + 1 study guide (2 p.)

500 Title on cassette label: Communication with foreign


500 Title on Cassette container: Cultural confusion.

500 "Presented by the International Association of

Campus Law Enforcement Administrators"

508 Executive producer, Lee E. Griffin.

520 Dr. Jennifer A. Lund leads a cross-cultural

communication training workshop that interprets

for U.S. employees and professors the stages of

cultural adjustment of foreign students and

foreign nationals and how to improve

communication with them.

650 0 Students, Foreign--United States.

650 0 Intercultural communication--United States.

650 0 Multicultural education.

710 2 International Association of Campus Law Enforcement


710 2 Gary Moss Film and Television.

740 01 Communication with foreign students [videorecording]

740 01 Cultural confusion [videorecording]

At 11:17 AM 8/10/00 -0700, you wrote:
>NEWIST at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has produced programs on
>this topic with a focus on Hmong people. They can be reached at
>920-465-2599. Production quality is good on most programs...Good Luck.
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Nell Chenault []
>Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2000 12:38 PM
>To: Multiple recipients of list
>Subject: Immigrants and English
>I'm looking for suggestions of features or documentaries which illustrate
>difficulties immigrants face in America through lack of English language
>skill. Any suggestions would be helpful.
>Also, we are trying to identify a film which showes two Phillipine girls
>who were adopted by Americans. My patron does not know if it was a
>documentary or feature film. They said it was broadcast on TV "a lot"
>several years ago.
>I've searched World Cat & IMDB plots.
>Thanks for any help with this query!
>Nell Chenault
>Head, Media Resource Services
>James Branch Cabell Library
>Virginia Commonwealth University
>Richmond, VA 23284-2033
>804.828.7473 (fax)
Pat Means
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