Basic Black; Urban University, The: A Conversation With J. Keith Motley
CAPTIONED MASTER Season 38 Urban University: A Conversation with Keith Motley Show#3702 Taped: 07/20/2005 Producer: Valerie Linson Length: 26:46 Broadcast date: 04/13/06
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- Basic Black
- Urban University, The: A Conversation With J. Keith Motley
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THe series was formerly known as Say Brother. Series title change as of 1/8/1998. This series is black produced and is one of public television's longest-running series that is rooted in and reflects the culture, concerns, achievements and history of people of African descent. Also includes controversial issues, African American artists, and events of special interest to the African American community.
Series release date: 1/8/1998
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Although most recently noted for being passed-over for the chancellor position at the University of Massachusetts (Boston), J. Keith Motley has long been a champion of the role of the urban university. In an interview with Motley, Basic Black’s guest host Howard Manly explores the responsibility and connection of an urban university like UMass Boston to the larger community. Manly also discusses with Motley the particular challenges that face students of color, most of whom represent the diversity of the region’s work force after graduation. This program airs as part of WGBH’s Eye on Education programming.
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- Race and Ethnicity
- Social Issues
- Chicago: “Basic Black; Urban University, The: A Conversation With J. Keith Motley,” 07/20/2005, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1F426D62FAA44D04AB0B94EF6F22D0ED.
- MLA: “Basic Black; Urban University, The: A Conversation With J. Keith Motley.” 07/20/2005. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1F426D62FAA44D04AB0B94EF6F22D0ED>.
- APA: Basic Black; Urban University, The: A Conversation With J. Keith Motley. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1F426D62FAA44D04AB0B94EF6F22D0ED