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Say Brother; Altovise Davis: Ambassador of Good Will for Los Angeles; Purpose of Kwanzaa, The

01/10/1985

Altovise Davis: Ambassador of Good Will for Los Angeles / The Purpose of Kwanzaa


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Series
Say Brother
Program
Altovise Davis: Ambassador of Good Will for Los Angeles; Purpose of Kwanzaa, The
Program Number

1512

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

Features Altovise Davis, the official goodwill ambassador for the city of Los Angeles and wife of entertainer Sammy Davis, Jr. Host Beth Deare interviewed Mrs. Davis in New York this past fall and learned about life in Hollywood and with Sammy, and why she's such a fan of Los Angeles.

The second segment looks at the Purpose of Kwanzaa through interviews with Danny Sloan (On Creativiety),and Gloria Fox

Duration

00:29:34

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Altovise Davis: Ambassador of Good Will for Los Angeles; Purpose of Kwanzaa, The,” 01/10/1985, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_453E3C4780C14A289B0B458F3B677705.
MLA: “Say Brother; Altovise Davis: Ambassador of Good Will for Los Angeles; Purpose of Kwanzaa, The.” 01/10/1985. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 28, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_453E3C4780C14A289B0B458F3B677705>.
APA: Say Brother; Altovise Davis: Ambassador of Good Will for Los Angeles; Purpose of Kwanzaa, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_453E3C4780C14A289B0B458F3B677705
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