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This edition: Margo Jefferson, "Negroland: A Memoir"

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 28, 2015.

First aired: October 19, 2015.

Seeing people and the world she grew up in disappearing, Margo Jefferson, Pulitzer Prize winner, theater and book critic, and author of "Negroland: A Memoir" revisits upper-class black Chicago, where parents organized a "Negro social life" encouraging young people to know their heritage, trying to assure that they would not date across racial lines.

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Margo Jefferson Author, Pulitzer Prize Winner, "Negroland: A Memoir"