Interview with Ron K. Brown, 1999-09-11

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Title
Interview with Ron K. Brown, 1999-09-11
Additional title: Evidence
Additional title: Ronald K. Brown video archive
Names
Brown, Ronald K., 1966- (Interviewee)
Collection

Ronald K. Brown Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1999-09-11
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-6751
Topics
Brown, Ronald K., 1966- -- Interviews
Evidence Dance Company
Dancers
Choreographers -- United States
African American dance
Dance -- Africa
Genres
Filmed interviews
Interviews
Notes
Date: Recorded 1999 September 11.
Acquisition: Gift; Robert E. Penn and Ronald K. Brown, 2011.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (MiniDV) (62 min.) : sound, color ; 1/8 in.
Description
Ron K. Brown sits next to a lake and is interviewed by an unnamed male interviewer. Brown discusses his childhood, growing up in Brooklyn, how his early life influenced his becoming a dancer and choreographer. Brown also discusses his visits to west Africa and the Ivory Coast, his dance influences, development of training programs in west Africa, and the role dance plays in culture and life. Near the end, Brown talks about Evidence Dance Company and the qualities Brown looks for in dancers.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19806301~S1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 96468a40-e34e-0130-648c-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1999: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Ron K. Brown, 1999-09-11" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1999. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97bad960-e34e-0130-f243-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Ron K. Brown, 1999-09-11" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97bad960-e34e-0130-f243-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1999). Interview with Ron K. Brown, 1999-09-11 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97bad960-e34e-0130-f243-3c075448cc4b

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Interview with Ron K. Brown, 1999-09-11