Tell Them We Are Rising

Support for Jazz 91.9 WCLK comes from Firelight Films, presenting the film, Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities, on PBS  Monday, February 19 at 9:00 p.m. Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities, examines the impact  HBCU have had on American history, culture and national identity.  Beginning with the earliest attempts at education to today’s  HBCU campuses.  

Check out the November 18 edition of "UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry." My special guests included award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson Jr., who stopped by to chat about his new Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Documentary, "Tell Them We Are Rising." The project puts a spotlight on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and their relevance to American society and culture. The film will debut during Black History Month on February 19, 2018. 

HBCUs Tell Them We Are Rising on The Local Take

Nov 11, 2017

On the November 11 edition of The Local Take in support of the Jazz 91.9 WCLK Screening for Stanley Nelson's new documentary Tell Them We Are Rising I speak with two HBCU graduates with strong ties to Atlanta.