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Rebop; Pito and Dianita/ Kwame/ Gerry


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Pito and Dianita/ Kwame/ Gerry
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Hosted by LeVar Burton - three eight minute films per half hour program. Each film about a kid from different parts of the country, ethnic groups, interests. Second season had two films per half hour. Aimed for audience ages 9-13. Featured the languages, families and achievements of minority kids across the country. Series release date: 9/1976

Program Description

Pito and Dianita: Puerto Rico: Christmas with the family of an Episocpal priest.

Kwame: Pasadena, California: Kwame is the pseudo head of household ... is very philosophical about his people, and lives by the Nguza Saba (7 principles of Nationalism).

Gerry: Brunswick, Maine: Gerry is a young boy involved deeply with ice hockey.



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Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Rebop; Pito and Dianita/ Kwame/ Gerry,” 10/17/1977, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 15, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_828E1BA563D6497694B6083B54675866.
MLA: “Rebop; Pito and Dianita/ Kwame/ Gerry.” 10/17/1977. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 15, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_828E1BA563D6497694B6083B54675866>.
APA: Rebop; Pito and Dianita/ Kwame/ Gerry. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_828E1BA563D6497694B6083B54675866
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