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Say Brother; Single Parents By Design or By Default / Black Publications in Boston: Feast or Famine


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Series
Say Brother
Program
Single Parents By Design or By Default / Black Publications in Boston: Feast or Famine
Program Number

1418

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

Eileen Jones considers the lives of single parents, with comments from men and women who have become single parents by design or by default. Then Barbara Barrow-Murray profiles Boston's black publications, considering their origins and differences in editorial views among them. Guests are Fred Clark, publisher of Boston Greater News; Dexter D. Eure, Sr. of The Boston Globe; Mary Ann Crayton, editor of Roxbury Community News; Paul Nichols, publisher of Moods Magazine; Joyce Stanley of Noir Magazine.

Duration

00:31:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Magazine
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Citation
Chicago: “Say Brother; Single Parents By Design or By Default / Black Publications in Boston: Feast or Famine,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C5D82C2159BB4FB9AFE3A3CF966664F5.
MLA: “Say Brother; Single Parents By Design or By Default / Black Publications in Boston: Feast or Famine.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C5D82C2159BB4FB9AFE3A3CF966664F5>.
APA: Say Brother; Single Parents By Design or By Default / Black Publications in Boston: Feast or Famine. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C5D82C2159BB4FB9AFE3A3CF966664F5
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