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American Experience, 1964: Interview with George Lois, part 2 of 2
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directed by Stephen Ives, fl. 1988-2017; produced by Amanda Pollak, fl. 1992-2017, Insignia Films and WGBH Boston, in American Experience (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2014), 23 mins
It was the year of the Beatles and the Civil Rights Act; of the Gulf of Tonkin and Barry Goldwater’s presidential campaign; the year that cities across the country erupted in violence and Americans tried to make sense of the Kennedy assassination. Based on The Last Innocent Year: America in 1964 by award-winning...
directed by Stephen Ives, fl. 1988-2017; produced by Amanda Pollak, fl. 1992-2017, Insignia Films and WGBH Boston, in American Experience (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2014), 23 mins
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Africans In America, Interview with Deborah Gray White, Professor of History, Rutgers University.  1 of 2
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produced by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 45 mins
Deborah Gray White is interviewed about how most new slaves are now born in the colonies, relationships between parents and children, Br'er Rabbit, daily lives of slave women, relationships between white and black children, kinship among slave families, the Revolutionary period, how whites who did not own slaves t...
produced by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 45 mins
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Africans In America, Program Four, Interview with Deborah Gray White, Professor of History, Rutgers University. 2 of 2
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directed by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017; produced by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017, WGBH Boston; interview by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017, in Africans In America, Program Four (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 1 mins
Deborah Gray White is interviewed about the journal of Frances "Fanny" Kemble, the lives of slave women, Harriet Jacobs, headman Frank and the rape of his wife Betty, what it means to be white vs. what it means to be black, the persistence of racism because of attitudes formed during slavery, Butler Island and bla...
directed by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017; produced by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017, WGBH Boston; interview by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017, in Africans In America, Program Four (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 1 mins
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Africans In America, Program One, Interview with Peter Wood, Professor of History, Duke University.  2 of 2
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directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989 and Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, WGBH Boston; interview by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, in Africans In America, Program One (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 17 mins
Peter Wood is interviewed about William Dunbar, Equiano's observations of independence, the Stamp Act, song as a means of protest, the dynamics leading up to the Revolutionary War, Phillis Wheatley, Dunmore's Proclamation, the Somerset case, 18th century hope for freedom and equality, The Declaration of Independen...
directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989 and Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, WGBH Boston; interview by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, in Africans In America, Program One (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 17 mins
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Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1, Interview with Barry Unsworth, Author,
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directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1 (WGBH Educational Foundation, 1998), 1 hour 7 mins
Barry Unsworth is interviewed about the economies of Europe, first British slave trader John Hawkins, the brutality of life, indentured servants, rise in slaving a response to the increased demand for sugar and tobacco, desperation of European slave traders, how slave traders kept control of the ship with fear, th...
directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1 (WGBH Educational Foundation, 1998), 1 hour 7 mins
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Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1, Interview with David Blight, Professor of History and Black Studies, Amherst College.  1 of 4
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directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 28 mins
David Blight is interviewed about how the age of discovery led to expansion requiring labor, the formation of the Royal African Company, and the meaning of British participation in the slave trade, the transition from indentured servitude to slavery, slavery and the growth of American society, erosion of human rel...
directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 28 mins
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Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1, Interview with Thelma Foote, Assistant Professor, History School of the Humanities, University of California - Irvine
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directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989 and Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 1998), 58 mins
Thelma Foote is interviewed about the historical importance of the African Burial Ground in New York colony, life in the early Colonial settlements, how the colonies changed with the introduction of black labor, laws to limit the rights of black people, rise of slave labor in the colonies following the introducti...
directed by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989 and Orlando Bagwell, 1951-, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 1 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 1998), 58 mins
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Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 4, Interview with Norrece T. Jones, Associate Professor of History and African American Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University. 4 of 4
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directed by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017; produced by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 4 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 53 mins
Norrece Jones is interviewed about Butler Island and lives of slaves on large plantations, the breaking up of families and desperate actions by slaves to avoid being sold, Frances "Fanny" Kemble, Headman Frank and the rape of his wife Betty, sexual violence against female slaves, the brutality of female slave owne...
directed by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017; produced by Llewellyn Smith, fl. 1987-2017, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 4 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 53 mins
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American Experience, John Brown's Holy War: Interview with historian Margaret Washington, 4 of 5
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directed by Robert Kenner, fl. 1971; produced by Robert Kenner Films and WGBH Boston, in American Experience (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2000), 29 mins
Martyr, madman, murderer, hero: John Brown remains one of history's most controversial and misunderstood figures. In the 1850s, he and his ragtag guerrilla group embarked on a righteous crusade against slavery that was based on religious faith -- yet carried out with shocking violence. His execution at Harpers Fer...
directed by Robert Kenner, fl. 1971; produced by Robert Kenner Films and WGBH Boston, in American Experience (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2000), 29 mins
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American Experience, Interview with Dion Diamond, 2 of 2
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directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989 and Laurens Grant, fl. 2003-2017, WGBH Boston, in American Experience (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2011), 20 mins
Dion Diamond was a student from Howard University on the Montgomery, Alabama to Jackson, Mississippi (Greyhound) ride, May 24, 1961.
directed by Stanley Nelson, 1955-; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989 and Laurens Grant, fl. 2003-2017, WGBH Boston, in American Experience (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2011), 20 mins
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