Coverart for item
The Resource A lesson before dying, by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines, (sound recording)

A lesson before dying, by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines, (sound recording)

Label
A lesson before dying
Title
A lesson before dying
Statement of responsibility
by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a drama set in a small Louisiana Cajun community in the late 1940's. A disillusioned schoolteacher agrees to talk with a young black man who has been falsely convicted of murder and sentenced to death. The two men forge a bond as they come to understand what it means to resist and defy one's own fate
Cataloging source
PLAYA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Linney, Romulus
Credits note
Directed by Nick Olcott
Dewey number
812/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3562.I55
LC item number
L47 2008d
Literary text for sound recordings
drama
PerformerNote
Starring Keith Glover, Jamahl Marsh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Glover, Keith
  • Marsh, Jamahl
  • Olcott, Nick
  • Gaines, Ernest J.
  • L.A. Theatre Works
  • Findaway World, LLC
Series statement
L.A. Theatre Works Audio Theatre Collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American men
  • Death row inmates
  • Race relations
  • Friendship
  • Louisiana
Label
A lesson before dying, by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "A full cast production"--Container
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player
  • Requires headphones for use
  • Previously released by L.A. Theatre Works, p2001
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn277277068
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 sound media player (1 hr., 25 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781606409466
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3110
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System details
Playaway Digital Audio
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A lesson before dying, by Romulus Linney ; based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "A full cast production"--Container
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player
  • Requires headphones for use
  • Previously released by L.A. Theatre Works, p2001
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn277277068
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 sound media player (1 hr., 25 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781606409466
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3110
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System details
Playaway Digital Audio
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • Carmichael LibraryBorrow it
      5605 Marconi Ave, Carmichael, CA, 95608, US
      38.617884 -121.334189
Processing Feedback ...