Wednesday, August 01, 2007

Complete 'Eyes On The Prize' Interviews Now Available On-line...

"Eyes" On W.E. A.L.L. B.E. Radio:
Listen To David Rowntree The Curator Of The Henry Hampton Collection @ Wash U. In St. Louis Discuss The Importance Of Hampton's Magnus Opus "The Eyes On The Prize" Series As Well As The Legacy Of The Modern American
Civil Rights Movements Along With Two Actual Civil Rights Veterans, Ms. Bernice Sims and Dr. Gene Young:

About The Interviews
The Eyes on the Prize Interviews collection provides full-text access to transcripts of interviews filmed for the PBS Eyes on the Prize documentary series that premiered January 21, 1987.
Eyes on the Prize was produced by Blackside, Inc., the largest African-American-owned film production company of its time.

Currently the collection contains the interviews that were conducted for the first 6 episodes of the series, which provides eye-witness accounts of the American Civil Rights Movement from 1954 to 1965. These interviews are part of the larger Henry Hampton Collection that resides in the Film and Media Archive.

Click On The Following Link To View Interviews:

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