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Big Picture, Montgomery Bus Boycott
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in Big Picture (Chesterton, IN: Media Rich, 2018), 4 mins
On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks boarded a city bus in Montgomery, Alabama. When the bus reached its third stop, Ms. Parks was asked to surrender her seat to a white passenger. She refused and was arrested. The event inspired the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the first mass protest of the Civil Rights Movement. In turn,...
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Big Picture, The Negro Leagues
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in Big Picture (Chesterton, IN: Media Rich, 2018), 7 mins
Long before Jackie Robinson button-up his Dodger blues, baseball's historic Negro Leagues was thrilling fans and breaking down barriers to racial integration.
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Big Picture, When Marian Anderson Sang
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in Big Picture (Chesterton, IN: Media Rich, 2018), 5 mins
In 1939 the great contralto Marian Anderson was denied the right to perform at Washington's Constitution Hall because of the color of her skin. The snub gave rise to an outpouring of support and activism that drew attention to the racial inequities in the nation's capital and throughout the country. Ms. Anderson's...
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Secrets of the Dead, Season 17, Episode 3, The Woman in the Iron Coffin
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directed by Adam Luria, fl. 2013; produced by Impossible Factual, in Secrets of the Dead, Season 17, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
In 2011, construction workers were shocked to uncover the remains of a woman in an abandoned lot in Queens, New York. So great was her level of preservation, witnesses first assumed they had stumbled upon a recent homicide. Forensic analysis, however, revealed a remarkably different story. Buried in an elaborate a...
directed by Adam Luria, fl. 2013; produced by Impossible Factual, in Secrets of the Dead, Season 17, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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Toward a Black Psychology: Origin & Evolution of a Discipline
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directed by Shawn Utsey, fl. 2011; produced by Virginia Commonwealth University. Department of African American Studies (United States: Privately Published, 2018), 1 hour 29 mins
The achievements and contributions of Black psychologists are conspicuously absent from most of the History of Psychology texts regularly assigned in psychology courses around the world. Moreover, there is scant attention given in the curriculum of psychology departments to the pioneering theories, concepts, and p...
directed by Shawn Utsey, fl. 2011; produced by Virginia Commonwealth University. Department of African American Studies (United States: Privately Published, 2018), 1 hour 29 mins
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Africans In America, Interview with Norrece T. Jones, Associate Professor of History and African American Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University.  2 of 4
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directed by Noland Walker, fl. 2003; produced by Noland Walker, fl. 2003, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 6 mins
Norrece Jones is interviewed about realities for slave families, the importance of kinship, communications among slaves, the relationships between master and slaves, the fates of slave mothers and babies, contradictory notions of freedom, why many slaves supported the British, Venture Smith, capitalism as a driver...
directed by Noland Walker, fl. 2003; produced by Noland Walker, fl. 2003, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 6 mins
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Africans In America, Interview with Thomas J. Davis, Professor of History, Arizona State University and author of
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directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Noland Walker, fl. 2003, Public Broadcasting Service, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
Thomas Davis is interviewed about the differing visions of European settlers, how Europeans handle labor in the New World, the fears about the Spanish and Native Americans, the reality in Jamestown, the first Africans in Virginia, Anthony Johnson, what is unique about America between 1750 and 1800, the impact of t...
directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Noland Walker, fl. 2003, Public Broadcasting Service, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
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Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 3, Interview with Margaret Washington, Associate Professor of History, Cornell University.  3 of 4
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directed by Jacquie Jones, 1965-; produced by Jacquie Jones, 1965-, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 3 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 6 mins
Margaret Washington is interviewed about the significance of Philadelphia in the 1790s, Richard Allen, the life of Jarena Lee and her spiritual conversion, Thomas Jefferson and modern racism, black labor at Monticello, the impact of the cotton gin, the end of the Atlantic slave trade, Gabriel's Rebellion, formatio...
directed by Jacquie Jones, 1965-; produced by Jacquie Jones, 1965-, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America, Season 1, Episode 3 (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 6 mins
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Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1, Origins
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directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Martin Bates, fl. 2010, McGee Media, Inkwell Films and Kunhardt Films, in Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
In his six-hour series, Africa's Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century. This is a breathtaking and personal journey through two hundred thousand years of history, from the origins, on the African continent,...
directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Martin Bates, fl. 2010, McGee Media, Inkwell Films and Kunhardt Films, in Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
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Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 2, The Cross and the Crescent
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directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003, McGee Media, Inkwell Films and Kunhardt Films, in Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
In his six-hour series, Africa's Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century. This is a breathtaking and personal journey through two hundred thousand years of history, from the origins, on the African continent,...
directed by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003; presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., 1950-; produced by Virginia Quinn, fl. 2003, McGee Media, Inkwell Films and Kunhardt Films, in Africa's Great Civilizations, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 53 mins
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