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Say Brother; Making A Living : Work Experience of African Americans in New England

05/03/1995


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Series
Say Brother
Program
Making A Living : Work Experience of African Americans in New England
Program Number

2518

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

A documentary of the history of African American men and women in the New England workforce since slavery. It covers such fields as education, maritime activities, religion, and the military. Narrated by actor Joe Morton.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Making A Living : Work Experience of African Americans in New England,” 05/03/1995, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 2, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3AB43F46077F4C59AA6D235CFE333E13.
MLA: “Say Brother; Making A Living : Work Experience of African Americans in New England.” 05/03/1995. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 2, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3AB43F46077F4C59AA6D235CFE333E13>.
APA: Say Brother; Making A Living : Work Experience of African Americans in New England. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3AB43F46077F4C59AA6D235CFE333E13
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