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arts

Fine Arts

'The Quilts of Gee's Bend'
From Talk of the Nation

Paul Jones's African American Art Collection
From Morning Edition

Legendary Photographer Gordon Parks
From All Things Considered

Black Romantic Art
From the Tavis Smiley Show


Highwaymen Paintings
From Morning Edition

Profile of Jacob Lawrence
From Morning Edition

Morgan and Marvin Smith Photos
From Weekend Edition


Literature

Black Imprints
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man
From Morning Edition


Langston Hughes Remembered
From Morning Edition


Stage & Screen

Black Theater
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Raisin in the Sun Report
From Present at the Creation


Black Theatre Summit
From Morning Edition

Ten Plays by Zora Neale Hurston Discovered
From Morning Edition


Music

Hip Hop: Today's Civil Rights Movement
From Weekend Edition

King Celebration Chronicles
From Performance Today

NPR Jazz
Where jazz lives on the Web


Interview with Quincy Jones
From Morning Edition

The Sound of 1930s Florida Folklife
From All Things Considered

Rap Review
From The Tavis Smiley Show


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business

Rythm and Business
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Profile of New AOL Time Warner CEO Richard Parsons
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Profile of BET's Robert Johnson
From All Things Considered

Interview with A Unity System's Tonee Bell
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Forgotten Mogul
From The Tavis Smiley Show


Understanding and Entrepreneurship
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Race and Jobs
From Morning Edtion

Russell Simmons and the Urban League
From Morning Edition

African American Luxury Resort
From Morning Edition


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culture

Ordaning Black Women
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Crowns: Portraits of Black Women in Church Hats
From Weekend Edition

Scratch - The Evolution of the Hip-Hop DJ
From All Things Considered

Finding Your Roots
From The Tavis Smiley Show


The Importance of Soul Food
From Talk of the Nation

The Meaning of Kwanzaa
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Has Black History Month Served Its Purpose?
From Talk of the Nation

Churches and the African-American Community
From Talk of the Nation


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history

Beginnings

'Unchained Memories' of Slavery
From Weekend Edition

Slavery and Patriotism
From Morning Edition

Slavery Reparations
A NPR Special Report


Walking the Underground Railroad
From Talk of the Nation

The New Amistad
From All Things Considered

Morgan Freeman Discusses the 54th Massachusetts Regiment
From The Tavis Smiley Show


Building Freedom

America's Last Mass Lynching
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Jim Crow Sound Portrait
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Wall St.'s Black Pioneers
From The Tavis Smiley Show


The Role of HBCUs
From The Tavis Smiley Show

The Legacy of W.E.B. Du Bois
From Talk of the Nation


Civil Rights Era

Ole Miss, 40 Years Later
From NPR Specials

Lost Martin Luther King, Jr. Recording
From Talk of the Nation

Freedom Rides Revisited
Weekend All Things Considered


The Unsung of Civil Rights
From Morning Edition

The Life of Rosa Parks
From Weekend Edition


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politics

Interview with Carol Moseley Braun
From Morning Edition

African American Political Attitudes
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Interview with Jesse Jackson
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Rev vs. Rev
From The Tavis Smiley Show


Interview with Al Sharpton
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Black Leadership After King
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Middle Class Politics
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Republican Party and African-Americans
From Weekend Edition


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society

Supreme Court Debates Affirmative Action
From NPR News Special

Ellis Cose: Black Men in America
From Weekend Edition

Youth and Race
Talk of the Nation


Poll: American Attitudes on Race
From All Things Considered

"Life as a Blackman" Game
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Black Churches Fight HIV/AIDS
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Black Leadership After King
From The Tavis Smiley Show


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science

Minority Health Issues
From The Tavis Smiley Show

The Glaucoma Risk
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Minorities & Health Care
From The Tavis Smiley Show


Digital Divide
From The Tavis Smiley Show

Racial Inequalities in Health Care
From Talk of the Nation

Into Space and Beyond
From The Tavis Smiley Show


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