Program
Civil Rights: What Next?
Producing Organization
National Educational Television and Radio Center
Contributing Organization
WGBH (Boston, Massachusetts)
Library of Congress (Washington, District of Columbia)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/15-741rq0bx
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Description
This hour-long interconnected public affairs special emanated live from New York City and Washington, D.C., on Thursday, April 11, 1968 at 9 p.m. EST. It studied the meaning of the newly passed Civil Rights Bill in the aftermath of national mourning for Dr. Martin Luther King. Paul Niven was the moderator. Guest on the panel in New York were James Forman, director of international affairs for the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC); Hosea Williams, national director of political education for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference; and Floyd McKissick, executive director of the Congress of Racial Equality (Core). In Washington were John Field, director of community relations of the U.S. Conference of Mayors; James J. Kilpatrick, nationally syndicated columnist and former editor of the Richmond, Va. News leader; and Congressman Charles Mathias, Jr. (R-MD). Presenting details of the bill was Neal Pearce of the Congressional Quarterly. (Description adapted from documents in the NET Microfiche)
Broadcast
1968-04-11
Date
1968-00-00
Asset type
Program
Genres
Talk Show
Topics
Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Public Affairs
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:59:03
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Credits
Moderator: Niven, Paul
Panelist: Williams, Hosea
Panelist: Forman, James
Panelist: Field, John
Panelist: Kilpatrick, James J.
Panelist: McKissick, Floyd
Panelist: Mathias, Charles, Jr.
Producing Organization: National Educational Television and Radio Center
Reporter: Pearce, Neal
AAPB Contributor Holdings
WGBH
Identifier: 318086 (WGBH Barcode)
Format: Betacam Digital (Digi Beta)
Generation: Master: preservation
Duration: 00:59:03

Identifier: cpb-aacip-15-741rq0bx.mp4.mp4 (mediainfo)
Format: video/mp4
Generation: Proxy
Library of Congress
Identifier: 1556037-1 (MAVIS Item ID)
Format: 2 inch videotape: Quad
Generation: Master: preservation
Color: Color
Duration: 0:59:03
Library of Congress
Identifier: 1556037-3 (MAVIS Item ID)
Generation: Copy: access
Color: Color
Library of Congress
Identifier: 1556037-2 (MAVIS Item ID)
Generation: Master: preservation
Color: Color
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Citations
Chicago: “Civil Rights: What Next?,” 1968-04-11, WGBH, Library of Congress, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed February 16, 2019, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-741rq0bx.
MLA: “Civil Rights: What Next?.” 1968-04-11. WGBH, Library of Congress, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. February 16, 2019. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-741rq0bx>.
APA: Civil Rights: What Next?. Boston, MA: WGBH, Library of Congress, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_15-741rq0bx