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Catch 44; Black History Week

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Catch 44
Black History Week
Series Description

Community access format on WGBX, Channel 44. Local non-profit groups given technical assistance to produce their own half-hour television production. Entertainment, interviews. Series release date: 1971

Program Description

Program focuses on three Black leaders dedicated to the intellectual, spiritual and physical liberation of Blacks not only in America, but in African countries. The program seeks to define, in their own words, the work of Malcolm X (minister for the Nation of Islam in the 1950's) through film footage, and Stokely Carmichael (consistent voice of Black power and black nationalism in the 1960s) and Owusu Sadaukai (National Chairman of the African Liberation Committee in the early 1970s) through Say Brother interview and film footage.

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Broadcast program

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Chicago: “Catch 44; Black History Week,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 19, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_046F638C80A6449B825C6048C9E34364.
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APA: Catch 44; Black History Week. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_046F638C80A6449B825C6048C9E34364
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