Re: [Videolib] Film for Women in Medicine program

Marlene_Graham@baruch.cuny.edu
Wed, 29 Aug 2007 10:18:02 -0400

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=3D2><DIV>Third World Newsreel distributes a documentary on midwifery that =
may be of interest to you.&nbsp; Here is a description.</DIV><DIV>&nbsp;</D=
IV><DIV><P class=3DMsoNormal style=3D"MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><FONT face=3D"De=
fault Sans Serif,Verdana,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" size=3D3>BRINGIN' IN D=
A SPIRIT (60 min./Color/2003) </FONT></P><P class=3DMsoNormal style=3D"MARG=
IN: 0in 0in 0pt"><FONT face=3D"Default Sans Serif,Verdana,Arial,Helvetica,s=
ans-serif" size=3D3>Through the use of first person narrative and rare arch=
ival images, this documentary provides a moving glimpse of the women who ha=
ve skillfully brought scores of children across the threshold of existence.=
Narrated by Phylicia Rashad, this evocative and passionate film celebrates=
women who have committed themselves to holistic answers amidst powerful mi=
sconceptions about the practice of midwifery and virulent opposition from p=
ractitioners of Western medicine.</FONT></P><P class=3DMsoNormal style=3D"M=
ARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><FONT size=3D3></FONT>&nbsp;</P><P class=3DMsoNormal st=
yle=3D"MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><FONT size=3D3>Third World Newsreel</FONT></P><=
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</FONT>&nbsp;</P></DIV><DIV>Marlene&nbsp;Graham (aka Afua Kafi-Akua)<BR>Med=
ia&nbsp;Resources&nbsp;Manager &amp; Adjunct Lecturer<BR>Communications&nbs=
p;&amp;&nbsp;Technology&nbsp;Center<BR>Baruch&nbsp;College/CUNY<BR>One&nbsp=
;Bernard&nbsp;Baruch&nbsp;Way<BR>Box&nbsp;-&nbsp;H-O910<BR>New&nbsp;York,&n=
bsp;NY&nbsp;10010-5585<BR>Tel:&nbsp;646.312.1138<BR>Fax::&nbsp;646.312.1131=
<BR><A href=3D"mailto:marlene=5Fgraham@baruch.cuny.edu" target=3Dblank >mar=
lene=5Fgraham@baruch.cuny.edu</A><BR><DIV><BR></DIV><FONT color=3D#990099>-=
----owner-videolib@lists.berkeley.edu wrote: -----<BR><BR></FONT><blockquot=
e style=3D"PADDING-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-=
LEFT: #000000 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">To: "VideoLib Listserv" &lt;vid=
eolib@lists.berkeley.edu&gt;<BR>From: "Nicholle Gerharter - NCPL" &lt;ngerh=
arter@will.state.wy.us&gt;<BR>Sent by: owner-videolib@lists.berkeley.edu<BR=
>Date: 08/28/2007 01:57PM<BR>Subject: [Videolib] Film for Women in Medicine=
program<BR><BR><FONT face=3D"Default Monospace,Courier New,Courier,monospa=
ce" size=3D2 >Can anyone suggest films that fit the theme "Women in Medici=
ne"? &nbsp;Our<BR>library is hosting the ALA traveling exhibit of the same =
name in early<BR>2008 and we'd like to have a film discussion to coincide w=
ith other<BR>events. &nbsp;Suggestions with easy-to-obtain public performan=
ce rights are<BR>appreciated (we do already have a license from Movie Licen=
sing USA). &nbsp;Thanks!<BR><BR>*********<BR>Nicholle Gerharter<BR>Referenc=
e Librarian<BR>Natrona County Public Library<BR>307 E. Second St.<BR>Casper=
, WY 82601<BR>(307) 237-4935<BR>www.natronacountylibrary.org<BR><BR><BR>VID=
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