Ms. Washington discusses, among other topics, life in Newark, NJ where she was born in 1941.
This is a collection of audio recordings from the WBGO radio segments featuring NC350 Committee Chairman, Junius Williams. Williams, along with other NC350 staff members, interview various organizers and festival promoters about events and programs that were featured throughout Newark's 350th Anniversary celebration.
A compilation of audio clips from WBGO oral history segments on various figures and organizations in Newark during the commemoration of Newark’s rich 350-year history.
Part One of the two-part interview with veteran educator Willie Belle Hooper, born September 2, 1906 in Dothan, Alabama, who migrated to Newark in 1929. Details her upbringing in the rural South, her family life, segregation in the South and North and her professional history in education.
The panelists field questions from the audience ranging from the U.S. occupation of Iraq, the Palestinian/Israeli situation, U.S. intervention in Libya and lack of intervention in Saudi Arabia and Yemen, the role of Al-Jazeera in the Middle East, and the overall track record of the U.S. in the Middle East.
Interview in which Ms. McClurkin describes moving to Newark from North Carolina, among other topics. Date of the move is not known.
Ms. Johnson discusses, among other topics, life in Newark, NJ where she was born on an undisclosed date.
Interview in which Mr. Kerr describes his migration to Newark from Georgia in 1929 among other topics.
Interview in which Ms. Henderson describes moving to Newark from Harlem, New York in 1974, among other topics.
Interview in which Ms. Watkins describes moving to Newark from Georgia in 1941, among other topics.