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        August Wilson and the Black Arts Movement

        This video from August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand examines the influence of the Black Arts Movement on the writing of the renowned playwright.  Wilson came of age during the Black Power and Black Arts Movements and was greatly influenced by their political, ethical and aesthetic ideas.  The clip features interviews with Wilson himself, Civil Rights activist Sala Udin, and fellow playwright Rob Penny.

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