Inventory of the Saul Landau papers

Processed by Kate Baskauskas.
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Inventory of the Saul Landau papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Kate Baskauskas
Date Completed:
2008, revised 2012
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun and Microsoft Word file by Elizabeth Phillips
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Saul Landau papers
Dates: 1969-2000
Collection Number: 2001C54
Creator: Landau, Saul.
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 motion picture film reel (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Interview transcripts, correspondence, sound recording, videotape cassettes, and motion picture film reels, relating to political conditions and revolutionary movements in Latin America.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Saul Landau papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2001.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

Saul Landau, an internationally-known American scholar, author, commentator, and filmmaker, has focused on foreign and domestic policy issues. Landau produced more than forty films on social, political and historical issues, and worldwide human rights.

Scope and Content of Collection

Interview transcripts, correspondence, sound recording, videotape cassettes, and a motion picture film reels, relating to political conditions and revolutionary movements in Latin America.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Radicalism--Latin America.
Latin America--Politics and government.
Videotapes
Motion pictures
Phonotapes


Collection Contents

Box: 1

Videotapes and films, 1969-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Mainly VHS tapes of Saul Landau's short films and documentaries on various Latin American regions' social, political, economic, and human rights issues.
Box: 1

Video tapes, 1969-2000

Box: 1

1969, Fidel

Box: 1

1971, Brazil, Report on the Torture

Box: 1

1971, Que Hacer

Box: 1

1975, Case Officer

Box: 1

1976, Land of my Birth

Box: 1

1980, Paul Jacobs and the Nuclear Gangs

Box: 1

1980, Quest for Power

Box: 1

1980, Steppin

Box: 1

1983, Target Nicaragua

Box: 1

1988, Uncompromising Revolution

Box: 1

1994, The Sixth Sun: A Mayan Uprising in Chiapas

Box: 1

2000, Maquila: A tale of two Mexicos

Box: 1

Undated, Losing Just the Same

Box: 2

Films, 1980, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 1

1980, "Manley?s On Camera in Churchyard and Manley?s voiceovers recorded at Bono's," 2 film reels

On shelf

Untitled film reel, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 2

Interview with Subcomandante Marcos, Chiapas, 1995

Scope and Content Note

1 compact sound cassette and translation transcript
Box: 2

Transcripts, 1974-1977.

Scope and Content Note

Consists of interview and film transcripts on Latin America and Cuba
Box: 2

Fidel Castro interview transcripts, 1974-1977, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 3

NEC Productions, Inc., 1974

Box/Folder: 2 : 4

Barbara Walters, 1977

Box/Folder: 2 : 5

Dan Rather, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 6

Interview transcripts, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 1

Interview transcripts from sound tapes, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 2

Interviews with Cubans, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 3

Maria Auxiliadora edited interview transcript, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 4-5

Unidentified interview transcripts, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 6

Brazil - A Report on Torture edited transcript, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 7

Argos Servicios Informativos subtitle transcripts, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 8

Unidentified film transcript, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 9

Unidentified reel frame list and transcript, undated

Box/Folder: 3 : 10

Correspondence with Michael Manly, 1976-1977