Vibrations: Black Storytelling

 
Date: 1/16/1989
Reference Number:
V62136-17
Format:
3/4 inch U-matic video tape
Description/Summary:
Episode of KPIX-TV series Vibrations, presented by Cecil Williams on January 16th 1989, featuring a consideration of what the art of storytelling means to African Americans. Includes interviews with Theresa Bonner-Payne, Luissah Teish and Diane Ferlatte, who share a few stories and explain how their work benefits the community. Teish states that: "A storyteller is a historian. One who keeps the information of the people in a dramatic form and an emotional language."
Availability:
Mp4 video file streaming online in DIVA:
https://diva.sfsu.edu/collections/sfbatv/bundles/190190
Collection/Copyright Holder:
KPIX-TV
Further Details:
Contact resident Film Archivist Alex Cherian (Email: acherian@sfsu.edu)