Perspectives; Negro and The American Promise, The; Martin Luther King Jr. Interview
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Excerpted interview with Martin Luther King, Jr. from the program "Negro and the American Promise."
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- Negro and The American Promise, The
Martin Luther King Jr. Interview
- Series Description
Series release date: C. 1960-1969
- Program Description
“The special one-hour program was a brilliantly conceived examination of the racial crisis in America, illustrated through interviews with powerful Negro leaders of widely varying viewpoints. Brought together, in separate interviews, were the Rev. Martin Luther King, author James Baldwin, and Black Muslim leader Malcolm X. Under quiet, penetrating and perceptive probing by Dr. Kenneth Clark, a professor of psychology at City College of New York, these three seethed with emotions and ideas that were communicated with force and immediacy.” 1963.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Civil rights leaders
- African Americans Interviews
- African Americans Politics and government
- Civil rights
- Southern Christian Leadership Conference
- Barzyk, Fred (Director)
- Morganthau, Henry (Producer)
- Clark, Kenneth Bancroft, 1914-2005 (Interviewer)
- King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 (Interviewee)
- Publication Information
- WGBH Educational Foundation
- Chicago: “Perspectives; Negro and The American Promise, The; Martin Luther King Jr. Interview,” 06/24/1963, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 23, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0DE798F473FD45E98E451C0FAA8CB2AE.
- MLA: “Perspectives; Negro and The American Promise, The; Martin Luther King Jr. Interview.” 06/24/1963. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 23, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0DE798F473FD45E98E451C0FAA8CB2AE>.
- APA: Perspectives; Negro and The American Promise, The; Martin Luther King Jr. Interview. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0DE798F473FD45E98E451C0FAA8CB2AE