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Zora Neale Hurston: Claiming A Space

Meet the influential author and key figure of the Harlem Renaissance. Also a trained anthropologist, Zora Neale Hurston collected folklore throughout the South and Caribbean — reclaiming, honoring and celebrating Black life on its own terms.
Season 35 Episode 2 Length 1:52:24 Premiere: 01/17/23

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The War on Disco

S35 E9 Length 51:27 Premiere Date 10/30/23

The Harvest: Integrating Mississippi's Schools

S35 E8 Length 1:47:21 Premiere Date 09/12/23

The Busing Battleground

S35 E7 Length 1:52:40 Premiere Date 09/11/23

Casa Susanna

S35 E6 Length 1:36:51 Premiere Date 06/27/23

The Sun Queen

S35 E5 Length 52:22 Premiere Date 04/04/23

The Movement and the "Madman"

S35 E4 Length 1:22:29 Premiere Date 03/28/23

Ruthless: Monopoly's Secret History

S35 E3 Length 52:17 Premiere Date 02/20/23

Zora Neale Hurston: Claiming A Space

S35 E2 Length 1:52:24 Premiere Date 01/17/23

The Lie Detector

S35 E1 Length 52:35 Premiere Date 01/03/23

Teaser | Zora Neale Hurston: Claiming A Space

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 01/17/23

The Films of Zora Neale Hurston

Clip Length 02:58 Premiere Date 01/17/23

Chapter 1 | Zora Neale Hurston: Claiming a Space

Clip Length 10:15 Premiere Date 01/17/23

Zora Neale Hurston, In Her Own Words

Clip Length 01:44 Premiere Date 01/17/23

Government Film: Target Tokyo

Clip Length 21:45 Premiere Date 03/18/10

Government Film: Operation Cover Up

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Soylent Green Trailer

Clip Length 03:28 Premiere Date 02/15/10

Government Film: Combat America

Clip Length 08:21 Premiere Date 01/12/10

Government Film: Memphis Belle

Clip Length 10:06 Premiere Date 01/12/10

Interview Dr. Alfred Crosby

Clip Length 06:07 Premiere Date 12/21/09

Interview Dr. Shirley Fannin

Clip Length 09:22 Premiere Date 12/21/09

Author Interview: Neil Maher

Clip Length 07:00 Premiere Date 09/24/09

The 1930s Series Preview

Preview Length 01:02 Premiere Date 08/20/09

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