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Title:
The Oprah Winfrey show : reflections on an American legacy
Author:
Davis, Deborah, 1952-
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Publication Information:
New York : Abrams, 2011.
Physical Description:
239 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 36 cm
Summary:
Arguably the most influential television personality of all time, Ms. Winfrey and her show have had an impact on American culture that cannot be overstated. This beautifully illustrated book explores and celebrates the legacy of the show using written contributions from a stellar group of public figures and images from notable photographers.
Language:
English
Contents:
The making of a legacy -- Phenomenal / Maya Angelou -- A forum for women : Gloria Steinem, Maria Shriver -- Star power : John Travolta, Diane von Furstenberg, Julia Roberts -- Embracing equality : Stanley Crouch. Ellen DeGeneres, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Giving back : Nicholas Kristof, Bono, Nelson Mandela -- Soul searching : Mark Nepo, Marianne Williamson, Dr. Phil McGraw -- In good health : Bob Greene, Dr. Mehmet Oz -- Here's to books : Toni Morrison, Elie Wiesel -- Moving the needle : Phil Donahue, Roger Ebert -- The farewell season : Sidney Poitier -- The end of an era.
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ISBN:
9781419700590
Format :
Book