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Basic Black; Conversation with George Wolfe


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Basic Black
Conversation with George Wolfe
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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

George Wolfe is an award winning Broadway producer/director. His credits include the Pulitzer Prize winning 'Topdog' and the long-running hit, 'Bring in da Noise, Bring in da Funk.' Wolfe is known for his heightened creativity and ingenuity.



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Broadcast program

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Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Basic Black; Conversation with George Wolfe,” 01/15/2003, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 18, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6869D69BA66F4944AE1686243C9D59E1.
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