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Humanities Profiled - Former NEH Chair William Ferris

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Title

Humanities Profiled - Former NEH Chair William Ferris

Subject

History
Folklore
Politics

Description

E. Ethelbert Miller interviews William Ferris, the Chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities during Bill Clinton's second term as president. Ferris talks about the significant achievements of the NEH despite budget cuts, his own background as a folklorist, and how the humanities can help the country endure tragedies like the 9-11 terrorist attacks.

Creator

Towner, D.

Source

Program - Humanities Profiled

Publisher

Humanities Council of Washington, DC

Date

2001

Contributor

Miller, E. Ethelbert

Format

VHS

Language

English

Type

Moving Image

Identifier

24
02.P.2001

Moving Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

VHS

Duration

00:58:53

Compression

.mpg

Producer

Towner, D.