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Say Brother; African American's Journal, An: Moscow Black and White


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Series
Say Brother
Program
African American's Journal, An: Moscow Black and White
Program Number

2412

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

International correspondent Andrew Jones takes a look at the way blacks and whites live with each other in Moscow. The documentary presents students at Lamumba University, now called Russia University. We meet an Angolan doctor who is also a poet, and Elina Thomas Kani, a classically trained pianist born and raised in Russia. Andrew picks up slices of life from blacks encountered in jazz clubs, on the street and in subways who give a fascinating account of Moscow black and white.

Duration

00:28:13

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; African American's Journal, An: Moscow Black and White,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_57EF379A03654829A2A91C6C288D6D3C.
MLA: “Say Brother; African American's Journal, An: Moscow Black and White.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_57EF379A03654829A2A91C6C288D6D3C>.
APA: Say Brother; African American's Journal, An: Moscow Black and White. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_57EF379A03654829A2A91C6C288D6D3C
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