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This edition: Daughters of the Dust

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Episode Details

(1991/U.S., 114 min., color, drama) Dir.: Julie Dash. Cast: Cora Lee Day, Alva Rodgers, Adisa Anderson, Kaycee Moore. Tale of women living in the Gullah culture of slave descendants in the sea islands off the coasts of South Carolina and Georgia who maintained their African folkways well into the 20th century. Discussion guest: Judith Weisenfeld, Princeton University.