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Say Brother; Women of Color Conference / The Black Music Scene in Boston


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Series
Say Brother
Program
Women of Color Conference / The Black Music Scene in Boston
Program Number

1423

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

Diane Wilkerson, an organizer of the Massachusetts Women of Color Conference, describes the forum held recently at Mass. College of Art. Then John Ross, music director of the National Center of Afro- American Artists, gives an update on Boston's black music scene. He then performs with his trio and vocalist Vivian Cooley.

Duration

00:31:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Women of Color Conference / The Black Music Scene in Boston,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8C18BEE677C94D129C94E1625797C5C6.
MLA: “Say Brother; Women of Color Conference / The Black Music Scene in Boston.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8C18BEE677C94D129C94E1625797C5C6>.
APA: Say Brother; Women of Color Conference / The Black Music Scene in Boston. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8C18BEE677C94D129C94E1625797C5C6
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