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Africans In America, Interview with David Blight, Professor of History and Black Studies, Amherst College.  3 of 4
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directed by Jacquie Jones, 1965-; produced by Jacquie Jones, 1965-, WGBH Boston; interview by Jacquie Jones, 1965-, in Africans In America (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 1998), 23 mins
David Blight is interviewed about the aftermath of the American Revolution and the Declaration of Independence, expansion of slavery in the south, American nationalism, slave rebellions and threat to social order, minstrelsy, Jacksonian democracy.
directed by Jacquie Jones, 1965-; produced by Jacquie Jones, 1965-, WGBH Boston; interview by Jacquie Jones, 1965-, in Africans In America (Boston, MA: WGBH Educational Foundation, 1998), 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, Interview with Julie Winch, Professor of History, University of Massachusetts, Boston
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produced by Jacquie Jones, 1965-, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 7 mins
Julie Winch is interviewed about Absalom Jones' and Richard Allen's response to Mathew Carey, black support for the American Colonization Society and the Bethel meeting, the economic impetus for kidnapping and the kidnapping of children.
produced by Jacquie Jones, 1965-, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 7 mins
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Africans In America, Interview with Margaret Washington, Associate Professor of History, Cornell University.  2 of 4
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produced by WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 17 mins
Margaret Washington is interviewed bout the slave labor economy in the 18th century, Stamp Act and resistance in South Carolina, Boston and Violet King seeking safety with the British, slaves follow the British to New York City, the Treaty of Paris and certificates of freedom, General Birch and The Book of Negroes...
produced by WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 17 mins
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Africans In America, Interview with Norrece T. Jones, Associate Professor of History and African American Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University. 3 of 4
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produced by Noland Walker, fl. 2003, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 46 mins
Norrece Jones is interviewed about African-Americans and the idea of freedom following the Revolution, technology and further oppression of African Americans for profit, Thomas Jefferson as a slave owner, slaves as property, what freedom and happiness meant to slaves, Gabriel's Rebellion, kidnappings of free blac...
produced by Noland Walker, fl. 2003, WGBH Boston, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 46 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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