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Say Brother News #1
Program 420
Original Airdate: 4/3/1975

Subject Keywords
Afro-American authors
Afro-American women
Afro-Americans in mass media
Afro-Americans in radio broadcasting
Afro-Americans in television - Boston - Massachusetts
Television broadcasting of news

Subject Genre
Public Affairs: Current Events

Personal Names
Hudson, Ken
King, Mel
Lindsay, Ouida
McGuire, Jean

Corporate Names
Boston University - Boston - Massachusetts
Harvard University - Cambridge- Massachusetts
Martin Luther King Center - Boston University - Boston - Massachusetts
METCO - Boston - Massachusetts
National Women's Day Conference - 1975 - Boston - Massachusetts
W.E.B. DuBois Institute - Cambridge - Massachusetts
WILD Radio - Boston - Massachusetts

Program Description
Program, part of the Say Brother News series, focuses on both local and national events of interest to the African American community. Anchors James Rowe and Carmen Fields report the news and introduce the following segments: Michael Frisby's footage from the National Women's Day conference at the Elma Lewis School of Fine Arts, an interview excerpt from State Representative Mel King's interview with Jean McGuire on desegregation issues and the lack of teacher training on racism, Russell Tillman's interview with Ken Hudson, WILD Radio's new General Manager, Michael Frisby's report on a discussion organized by David Adams among African American ministers in Boston on the desegregation of Boston's schools, June Cross on the current state of the Martin Luther King Center at Boston University and the proposal submitted by African American students at Harvard University to create a link between the W.E.B. DuBois Institute and the African American studies program, and Tanya Hart's review of Black representation in television and her interview with Ouida Lindsey, co-author of the book Breaking the Bonds of Racism. Program includes the "Community Calendar."

Producer
Marita Rivero

Associate Producer
Barbara Barrow

Director
Conrad White

Writer
Dighton Spooner

Host
Carmen Fields
James Rowe

Guests
Ken Hudson
Ouida Lindsey

Others
June Cross (reporter)
June Cross (community coordinator)
Stephen Farrier (community coordinator)
Michael Frisby (reporter)
Tanya Hart (reporter)
Vickie Jones (production assistant)
Rick Lawson (audio)
Rick Lawson (community coordinator)
Dighton Spooner (researcher)
Russell Tillman (reporter)
David Whittier (cameraman)

Formats
Viewing copy 3/4" cassette 996-60



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