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Basic Black; Conversation about Two Towns of Jasper

01/23/2003


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Series
Basic Black
Program
Conversation about Two Towns of Jasper
Program Number

3405

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

Basic Black talks with filmmakers Marco Williams and Whitney Dow about filming their unique documentary about race in Texas. Both filmmakers have ties to Boston, which brings another interesting dimension to the split between America's North and South.

Duration

00:26:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Basic Black; Conversation about Two Towns of Jasper,” 01/23/2003, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F5D3E009FC04CBE8BDB95D07A096A2A.
MLA: “Basic Black; Conversation about Two Towns of Jasper.” 01/23/2003. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F5D3E009FC04CBE8BDB95D07A096A2A>.
APA: Basic Black; Conversation about Two Towns of Jasper. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7F5D3E009FC04CBE8BDB95D07A096A2A
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