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  • Richie Havens (1941-2013)

    Richie Havens (1941-2013)

    Three videos in honor of musician and activist┬áRichie Havens. The first was shot in 1982 as part of a national nuclear disarmament survey with the participation of more than 300 videomakers. Next, from 1990, a short interview by Skip Blumberg for the PBS series┬áTHE 90’s. Lastly, enjoy a performance by Havens at the 1991 Studs Terkel Toast at the Bismarck Hotel in Chicago from our extensive Studs Terkel collection. As always, you can watch the full programs: Disarmament Survey (1982, … Continue reading

  • [The 90’s raw: Hell’s Kitchen poets, Richie Havens]

    [The 90’s raw: Hell’s Kitchen poets, Richie Havens]

    Raw footage for The 90’s. Students in Hell’s Kitchen read their poems about the 1990s, followed by an interview with musician and activist Richie Havens. Shot in New York City. Continue reading