Say Brother; In Search of Black Boston
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Say Brother
- In Search of Black Boston
- Program Number
- 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
Elliott Francis escorts a group of teens on a tour of lesser known sites significant to Boston's black history. Included on the tour will be a home with an underground railroad hideaway, along with other less prominent portions of Boston's Black Heritage Trail.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Race and Ethnicity
- Chicago: “Say Brother; In Search of Black Boston,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 24, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_561BC4B3D8424E1298DFA83DAD9918AA.
- MLA: “Say Brother; In Search of Black Boston.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 24, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_561BC4B3D8424E1298DFA83DAD9918AA>.
- APA: Say Brother; In Search of Black Boston. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_561BC4B3D8424E1298DFA83DAD9918AA