Battles, feats and solitude: the writings of Colette / produced by Maureen McIlroy

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Battles, feats and solitude: the writings of Colette / produced by Maureen McIlroy
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Dramatic documentary on the life and views of Colette and her feminist writings. An original documentary by Maureen McIlroy. The script was taken from the works and letters of Colette and the autobiography of Maurice Goudeket. Colette was played by Maureen McIlroy; her mother Sido was portrayed by Eve Brenner; Henri de Jouvenel by George Murdoch; Maurice Goudeket by Bill Cort; Georges Wague by Harry Lessen. Others in the cast included Karen Bekar, Bill Myers, Carol Kanarsky, Jim Rosen, Craig Abernathy, Mike Hodel, Jim Berland, Peter Sutheim, and Janet Dodson. Technical direction by Peter Sutheim. Editing by Janet Dodson, Tom Biel, and Emily Schiller. Mike Hodel was the announcer.

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Date Recorded on: 
Nov. 1979
Date Broadcast on: 
KPFK, 29 Nov. 1979
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1 reel (60 min.) : 7 1/2 ips., stereo.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1979
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RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
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This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

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