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Apple, Richard

Exhibits Coordinator

Richard Apple
Fax: (510) 885-2049
Location:Hayward Campus Library
Office: LI 3134

Current Responsibilities:
Coordinates Library Exhibits and Media Services

M.A., History and Media Production, California State University, Hayward
B.A., History, California State University, Hayward

Media Productions and Web Sites:

The CSUEB University Library Looks to the Future. Video showing the importance of the University Library to the CSUEB’s success. It also outlines some of the challenges to the library’s specific mission, offering some solutions to address these needs in the future. Producer/director. 2009.

Jewett Bubar: Movie Palace and Landscape Artist, 1900-1968. Web site focusing on the life and work of a San Francisco-based commercial artist in the first half of the 20th century, whose career was coterminus with the growth of the large theatre chains and movie palaces of the times. Producer/designer. 2004.

The Fox Theatre, San Francisco. Web site dedicated to the historic Fox Theatre – regarded by many as the most sumptuous movie palace ever built. It seated 5,000 and was completed just before the 1929 stock market crash that ushered in the Great Depression. It was demolished in 1963 despite one of the earliest organized attempts at urban preservation. Producer/designer. 2003.

The Jensen History Collection. Web site and related exhibit, highlighting the local and family history of the pioneering Eric and Jens Jensen family of Castro Valley. Producer/designer. 1998.

Sufism: The Inward Journey. 35mm multi-screen slide production outlining the historical development of Sufism as a social and religious tradition within Islam. 40 minutes. 1980.

This Enemy: The Japanese American Experience to 1945. Video production dealing with the multi generational (Issei, Nisei, Sansei) experiences of American citizens of Japanese ancestry, both before and during World War II. Focuses on the Japanese American internment. Producer/writer/director. 60 minutes. 1977.


My┬ámost recent library exhibits, produced or coordinated within the Library – and for which we supplied graphic support – can be found on our Exhibits Page:

Authored productions include: Cesar Chavez, 2009; CSUEB: Celebrating the First Fifty Years, 2007; and Doorways to Diversity: Immigration Stations Throughout the U.S., 2004; and CSUH Remembers JFK, 2003.

Selected Training and Workshop Materials:
Training Non-Musician Student Assistants to Give Good Service in a Media/Music Library. Abstract and Exercises. 1998.

Posted on 02.16.08

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