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Say Brother; Living the Vision

11/16/1990


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Series
Say Brother
Program
Living the Vision
Program Number

2107

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

Writers Sonia Sanchez and Maya Angelou, sculptor Elizabeth Catlett Mora, mayors Carrie Saxon-Perry of Hartford and Unita Blackwell of Mayersville, Mississippi, are among the women who share their vision. Featured are the voices of African American women who have changed America, who were photographed by Brian Lanker for his national exhibition, "I Dream A World: Black Women Who Changed America."

Duration

00:28:38

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Living the Vision,” 11/16/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0F2F3ADCA70A4DD493FC15FFF3F1AC97.
MLA: “Say Brother; Living the Vision.” 11/16/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0F2F3ADCA70A4DD493FC15FFF3F1AC97>.
APA: Say Brother; Living the Vision. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0F2F3ADCA70A4DD493FC15FFF3F1AC97
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