The HistoryMakers video oral history with Hattie Winston.

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Imprint:Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Description:1 online resource (5 video files (2 hr., 17 min., 53 sec.)) : sound, color.
Subject:Winston, Hattie -- Interviews.
African Americans -- Interviews.
African Americans.
Internet videos.
Nonfiction films.
Oral histories.
Oral histories.
Internet videos.
Nonfiction films.
Format: E-Resource Video Streaming Video
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Varying Form of Title:History Makers video oral history with Hattie Winston
Hattie Winston
Other authors / contributors:Winston, Hattie, interviewee.
Brock, Paul, 1932- interviewer.
Scott, Carolyn, director of photography.
HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), production company.
Sound characteristics:digital
Digital file characteristics:video file
Notes:Videographer, Carolyn Scott.
Paul Brock, interviewer.
Recorded Encino, California 2005 October 7.
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Summary:Actress Hattie Mae Winston was born in Lexington, Mississippi on March 3, 1945. In 1963, Winston attended Howard University in Washington, D.C. after receiving a full voice scholarship, but moved back to New York in 1964 after one year at Howard. Winston then enrolled in an actor's group study workshop, and in 1968, became a replacement performer in Hair. Her other theatrical credits include Does a Tiger Wear a Necktie?, The Me Nobody Knows, and a starring role in The Tap Dance Kid. She earned two Los Angeles Critics Drama-Logue awards, two Obie Awards, CEBA Awards and an Audelco Award. She worked as an independent producer and director, and was responsible for reviving Langston Hughes' Black Nativity off-Broadway. Winston received extensive credits in the worlds of television and film, including a regular role on the Emmy-award winning PBS series The Electric Company and Clint Eastwood's True Crime.