Basic Black

Celebrating a Prince, a Queen, and a General

Season 2016 Episode 43 | 26m 46s

Basic Black discusses Prince's untimely death, Beyonce's starpower, and the legacy of Harriet Tubman in the context of race and mainstream recognition of historic figures. Panelists: Phillip Martin, WGBH News investigative reporter; Andrew Leong, associate professor at UMass Boston; Michael Jeffries, associate professor at Wellesley College; and Kim McLarin, associate professor at Emerson College.

Aired: 04/29/16

Rating: NR

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