Basic Black; Conversation With Bill T. Jones
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- Basic Black
- Conversation With Bill T. Jones
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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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Legendary choreographer Bill T. Jones has created more than 100 dances for his company, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company.
Jones, a recipient of the MacArthur "genius" award in 1994, has created work that is widely celebrated for its statements on race and sexuality and for its collaborations with visual artists and musicians. Jones discusses his life in the arts and the Boston premiere of his work Chapel/Chapter with host Kim McLarin on this episode of Basic Black.
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- Race and Ethnicity
- Social Issues
- Chicago: “Basic Black; Conversation With Bill T. Jones,” 02/14/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 17, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_29FADC84EAAC4A44B37B9D47F8ED2A89.
- MLA: “Basic Black; Conversation With Bill T. Jones.” 02/14/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 17, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_29FADC84EAAC4A44B37B9D47F8ED2A89>.
- APA: Basic Black; Conversation With Bill T. Jones. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_29FADC84EAAC4A44B37B9D47F8ED2A89