Talking Black in America

Talking Black in America follows the unique circumstances of the descendants of American slaves and their incredible impact on American language. Speech varieties in African American communities reflect the imprint of African language systems, the influences of regional British and Southern American dialects, and the creativity and resilience of people living through oppression, segregation and the fight for equality. Filmed across the United States, Talking Black in America is a startling revelation...
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  • program length: 60 minutes

Thursday, January 31 at 2:00 am on 12.1

additional airdates

  • Wednesday, January 30 at 9:00 pm on 12.1