American Experience; Marcus Garvey: Look For Me in the Whirlwind
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- American Experience
- Marcus Garvey: Look For Me in the Whirlwind
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Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988
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He was both a visionary and a manipulator, a brilliant orator and a pompous autocrat. In just 10 years following his emigration to the United States as a laborer in 1917, Marcus Garvey rose to lead the Universal Negro Improvement Association. He was taken to prison in handcuffs and eventually deported. This is the dramatic story of the rise and fall of an African-American leader who influenced politics and culture around the world. Carl Lumbly narrates.
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- Chicago: “American Experience; Marcus Garvey: Look For Me in the Whirlwind,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 28, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6524E8A3337B4F3BACBC28F8D475D81A.
- MLA: “American Experience; Marcus Garvey: Look For Me in the Whirlwind.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 28, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6524E8A3337B4F3BACBC28F8D475D81A>.
- APA: American Experience; Marcus Garvey: Look For Me in the Whirlwind. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6524E8A3337B4F3BACBC28F8D475D81A