WGBH Openvault

Say Brother; Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died

License Clip

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Undigitized item: Request Digitization

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Say Brother
Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died
Program Number


Series Description

Say Brother is WGBH's longest running public affairs television program by, for and about African Americans, and is now known as Basic Black. Since its inception in 1968, Say Brother has featured the voices of both locally and nationally known African American artists, athletes, performers, politicians, professionals, and writers including: Muhammad Ali, Maya Angelou, Thomas Atkins, Amiri Baraka, Doris Bunte, Julian Bond, Stokely Carmichael, Louis Farrakhan, Nikki Giovanni, Odetta Gordon, Henry Hampton, Benjamin Hooks, Jesse Jackson, Hubie Jones, Mel King, Eartha Kitt, Elma Lewis, Haki Madhubuti, Wallace D. Muhammad, Charles Ogletree, Babatunde Olatunji, Byron Rushing, Owusu Sadaukai, and Sonia Sanchez. Series release date: 7/15/1968

Program Description

Examination of South Carolina's Sea Coast Islands where traditional African American culture may become extinct as a result of island development. Former Bostonian Emory Campbell and island residents are leaders in the fight to preserve their land and culture. A coproduction with WPBA-TV Atlanta.



Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Say Brother; Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_09E7871155EE4A22AB70D7BF63D8F0C4.
MLA: “Say Brother; Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_09E7871155EE4A22AB70D7BF63D8F0C4>.
APA: Say Brother; Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_09E7871155EE4A22AB70D7BF63D8F0C4
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.