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The great Muslim American road trip  Cover Image DVD DVD

The great Muslim American road trip

Kronemer, Alexander, (television director,, television producer,, screenwriter.). Morrison, Jeremy, (television producer.). Haydar, Mona, (on-screen participant.). Robins, Sebastian, (on-screen participant.). Unity Productions Foundation, (production company.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (publisher.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).

Summary: In this three-part travelogue, a young Muslim American couple discovers America's Muslim roots on Route 66. From Chicago to St. Louis to Amarillo, Texas, and across the Southwest, rap-star Mona Haydar and husband Sebastian Robins enjoy the iconic highway's well-known roadside attractions, and along the way discover its overlooked Muslim American story. Who knew that Muslims arrived in the 1500s, or that a Civil War-era Syrian camel driver helped survey the original Route 66? The couple stops to visit local Muslims on the way, gaining a better understanding of themselves as individuals, as a couple, and as Muslims.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1531715087
  • ISBN: 9781531715083
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
    videodisc
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2022]
  • Distributor: [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Documentary.
"SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions."
Title from disc surface.
Originally broadcast on PBS as a three-part television series in 2022.
Wide screen.
Formatted Contents Note: episode 1. Life is a highway: Chicago to Joplin, Missouri -- episode 2. A bridge over troubled waters: Tulsa to Albuquerque, New Mexico -- episode 3. Back on the road again: Arizona, Nevada, California.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director, Alex Kronemer.
Participant or Performer Note: Featuring Mona Haydar, Sebastian Robins.
Target Audience Note:
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (parental guidance suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children).
Grade level: High school (9-12).
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation (16x9); stereo.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Muslims United States
Married people
Voyages and travels
Muslims United States History
Muslims United States Social conditions
Couples
Muslims
Muslims Social conditions
Voyages and travels
United States Highway 66
United States
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Road television programs.
Travelogues (Television programs)
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Documentary television programs.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Homer Public Library DVD 305.6970973 GRE (Text) 000170316 Video Available -


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