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Basic Black; Night of Blues, A

03/05/1998


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Series
Basic Black
Program
Night of Blues, A
Program Number

2814

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

Say Brother documentary explores one man's search for his blues legacy called a Night of Blues. Larry Johnson a country blues singer from Rightsville Georiga. Tells his story of finding the blues sound and his personal struggle in the streets of New York.

Duration

00:26:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Social Issues
Citation
Chicago: “Basic Black; Night of Blues, A,” 03/05/1998, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4ED18788EFC748E1AEBCF4A95380D9AF.
MLA: “Basic Black; Night of Blues, A.” 03/05/1998. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4ED18788EFC748E1AEBCF4A95380D9AF>.
APA: Basic Black; Night of Blues, A. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4ED18788EFC748E1AEBCF4A95380D9AF
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