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WGBH Forum Network; Kwanzaa: A Season's Griot 2005

12/14/2005

Madafo Lloyd Wilson, storyteller, musician WHQR Program Charlotte Blake Alston, storyteller A Season's Griot in an annual program of African and African American folklore and song hosted by Madafo Lloyd Wilson. This year's special guest is Charlotte Blake Alston, internationally renowned storyteller. Together, Wilson and Alston weave tales of adventure, laughter, love, heroism, and more. Each story is rooted in the lands of West Africa, surviving because they were shared and treasured by slave and statesman, young and old, poor and prosperous.


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WGBH Forum Network
Program
Kwanzaa: A Season's Griot 2005
Program Number

2053

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The WGBH Forum Network is an audio and video streaming Website dedicated to curating and serving live and on-demand lectures given by some of the world's foremost scholars, authors, artists, scientists, policy makers and community leaders. These events are hosted by world-class cultural and educational organizations in the Greater Boston area. Through this online service thousands of interested people across the world partake of these lectures from the comfort of their home or office at any time they choose. We are proud of the role we serve in our community, of protecting and projecting the public voice; and of informing and inspiring that public voice to foster deeper understanding of and civic engagement in important issues.

Program Description

Madafo Lloyd Wilson, storyteller, musician Charlotte Blake Alston, storyteller

A Season's Griot in an annual program of African and African American folklore and song hosted by Madafo Lloyd Wilson. This year's special guest is Charlotte Blake Alston, internationally renowned storyteller. Together, Wilson and Alston weave tales of adventure, laughter, love, heroism, and more. Each story is rooted in the lands of West Africa, surviving because they were shared and treasured by slave and statesman, young and old, poor and prosperous.

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Broadcast program

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Audio

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Chicago: “WGBH Forum Network; Kwanzaa: A Season's Griot 2005,” 12/14/2005, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_0862D75F7C1D4E4FBC9457484F638D8A.
MLA: “WGBH Forum Network; Kwanzaa: A Season's Griot 2005.” 12/14/2005. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_0862D75F7C1D4E4FBC9457484F638D8A>.
APA: WGBH Forum Network; Kwanzaa: A Season's Griot 2005. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_0862D75F7C1D4E4FBC9457484F638D8A
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