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Basic Black; Conversation with Senator Dianne Wilkerson

07/08/2004

MASTER Program #3519 Program Title: Diane Wilkerson Broadcast Date: 7/8/04 Length: 26:46 Producer: Valerie Linson


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Series
Basic Black
Program
Conversation with Senator Dianne Wilkerson
Program Number

3519

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

One of the most influential members of the State Senate, Dianne Wilkerson was the first and remains the only African American woman elected to the State Senate. In conversation with Darren Duarte, Senator Wilkerson gives her views on Boston as a majority minority city, African Americans and the Democratic Party, her support for same-sex marriages and makes projections on her political future.

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 Senator Dianne Wilkerson,” 07/08/2004, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4961349A4CAB4963A314FCA118D85B58.
MLA: “Basic Black; Conversation with Senator Dianne Wilkerson.” 07/08/2004. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4961349A4CAB4963A314FCA118D85B58>.
APA: Basic Black; Conversation with Senator Dianne Wilkerson. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4961349A4CAB4963A314FCA118D85B58
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