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Say Brother; Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died

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Say Brother
Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died
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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

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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.



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Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Say Brother; Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_09E7871155EE4A22AB70D7BF63D8F0C4.
MLA: “Say Brother; Daufuskie Island: Land Where My Fathers Died.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 20, 2019. <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
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