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Basic Black; Conversation With Johnnie Cochran

02/27/2003


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Series
Basic Black
Program
Conversation With Johnnie Cochran
Program Number

3407

Series Description

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

Program Description

Attorney Johnnie Cochran became a household name during the O.J. Simpson trial in 1995. The infamous case and controversial verdict divided America. Cochran talks with host Darren Duarte about what he's been doing since the Simpson trial. He has litigated a number of high-profile cases, including one involving rap artist and producer Sean "Puffy" Combs and another against the police department of Providence, R.I.

Duration

00:26:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Basic Black; Conversation With Johnnie Cochran,” 02/27/2003, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_471EFABDA28A47138F0BA827E1CCA9C9.
MLA: “Basic Black; Conversation With Johnnie Cochran.” 02/27/2003. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_471EFABDA28A47138F0BA827E1CCA9C9>.
APA: Basic Black; Conversation With Johnnie Cochran. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_471EFABDA28A47138F0BA827E1CCA9C9
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