Basic Black; Poetry Slam
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- Basic Black
- Poetry Slam
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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
Panelists: Patricia Smith, author, Close to Death; Michael Brown, teacher and writer; Michael Franco, poet; Peter Davison, poet and editor; Erica Funkhouser, writer.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Social Issues
- Race and Ethnicity
- Chicago: “Basic Black; Poetry Slam,” 01/06/2000, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 18, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF128B73016D40B5B0EAA99E0FA91860.
- MLA: “Basic Black; Poetry Slam.” 01/06/2000. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 18, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF128B73016D40B5B0EAA99E0FA91860>.
- APA: Basic Black; Poetry Slam. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF128B73016D40B5B0EAA99E0FA91860