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Moko Jumbie: Traditional Stilt Walkers
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directed by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978; produced by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 30 mins
The name means "dancing spirit", and these ten-foot-high stilt walkers appear at street festivals in New York City, at Carnival celebrations in the Caribbean, and during religious ceremonies in West Africa. Wearing special costumes and masks which add to their mystery, the moko jumbie is both feared and revered. B...
directed by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978; produced by Karen L. Kramer, fl. 1978 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 30 mins
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Tony Brown's Journal, Why Are Black Preachers Defending Mike Tyson?
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directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; produced by James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004, Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012 and Tony Brown, 1933-, Tony Brown Productions; interview by Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1992), 27 mins
This episode of Tony Brown's Journal discusses the African American reaction to the Mike Tyson rape case.
directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; produced by James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004, Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012 and Tony Brown, 1933-, Tony Brown Productions; interview by Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1992), 27 mins
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Say Brother, A Say Brother Kwanzaa
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directed by Juanita Anderson, fl. 1983-2016 and Carl F. O'Neal, Jr., fl. 1993; produced by Juanita Anderson, fl. 1983-2016, WGBH Boston Video, in Say Brother (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston Video, 1991), 30 mins
This lecture/presentation, directed by Juanita Anderson and Carl F. O'Neal Jr., is about Kwanzaa.
directed by Juanita Anderson, fl. 1983-2016 and Carl F. O'Neal, Jr., fl. 1993; produced by Juanita Anderson, fl. 1983-2016, WGBH Boston Video, in Say Brother (Boston, MA: WGBH Boston Video, 1991), 30 mins
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Africa's Ogun: Old World and New (Second Expanded Edition)
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edited by Sandra T. Barnes, 1935- (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1997, originally published 1989), 413 page(s)
The second edition of this landmark work is enhanced by new chapters on Ogun worship in the New World. From reviews of the first edition:... an ethnographically rich contribution to the historical understanding of West African culture, as well as an exploration of the continued vitality of that culture in the chan...
edited by Sandra T. Barnes, 1935- (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1997, originally published 1989), 413 page(s)
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Adam Clayton Powell
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directed by Richard Kilberg (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1989), 1 hour 5 mins
This is a compelling portrait of the legendary African American leader, Adam Clayton Powell as well as a fascinating look at the beginning of modern black politics in this country. Handsome, brilliant and controversial, he was the pastor of America's largest Protestant congregation; an early champion in the Civil...
directed by Richard Kilberg (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1989), 1 hour 5 mins
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Tony Brown's Journal, A Broken Alliance
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directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; interview by Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1989), 27 mins
This interview, directed by Bob Morris, features the broken alliance between Jews and African-Americans.
directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; interview by Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1989), 27 mins
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Tony Brown's Journal, The Satanic Verses vs. The First Amendment
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directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1989), 27 mins
This panel discussion, directed by Bob Morris, features the growth of Islam among African-Americans in the United States and how the government and Black Christian church might react.
directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1989), 27 mins
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Voodoo and the Church in Haiti
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directed by Bob Richards; produced by Bob Richards and Andrea E. Leland, Nine Morning Productions (Toronto, ON: Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution, 1989), 43 mins
As Western and African cultures collide in Haiti, there is religious conflict between Christianity and Voodoo. The latter religion flourishes in Haiti despite centuries of vigilant opposition from the Christian church. It continues to be one of the strongest elements underlying Haitian culture. This film dispels H...
directed by Bob Richards; produced by Bob Richards and Andrea E. Leland, Nine Morning Productions (Toronto, ON: Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution, 1989), 43 mins
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Tony Brown's Journal, Who Was Jesus?
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directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; produced by James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004, Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012 and Tony Brown, 1933-; interview by Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1988), 27 mins
Peacemaker or militant? Union Theological Seminary religious scholar and author Dr. Obery Hendricks tackles this question his book title raises The Politics of Jesus: Rediscovering the True Revolutionary Nature of Jesus' Teachings and How They Have Been Corrupted.
directed by Bob Morris, fl. 1972-2000; produced by James Cannady, fl. 1983-2004, Sheryl J. Cannady, fl. 1985-2012 and Tony Brown, 1933-; interview by Tony Brown, 1933-, in Tony Brown's Journal (New York, NY: Tony Brown Productions, 1988), 27 mins
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Maria W. Stewart: America's First Black Woman Political Writer
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written by Maria W. Stewart, 1803-1879; edited by Marilyn Richardson (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1987), 136 page(s)
written by Maria W. Stewart, 1803-1879; edited by Marilyn Richardson (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1987), 136 page(s)
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