Arts and Music

The Musicians’ Green Book: An Enduring Legacy

Explore the stories and music of Black artists who relied on an underground travel guide to navigate the injustices of racial segregation while on the road. The Negro Travelers’ Green Book was a directory of lodgings, restaurants and entertainment venues where African Americans were welcomed. Features performances and interviews with vocalists, musicians, activists, historians and others.

The Musicians’ Green Book: An Enduring Legacy

59m 1s

Explore the stories and music of Black artists who relied on an underground travel guide to navigate the injustices of racial segregation while on the road. The Negro Travelers’ Green Book was a directory of lodgings, restaurants and entertainment venues where African Americans were welcomed. Features performances and interviews with vocalists, musicians, activists, historians and others.

Episodes

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    The Musicians’ Green Book: An Enduring Legacy

    59m 1s

    Explore the stories and music of Black artists who relied on an underground travel guide to navigate the injustices of racial segregation while on the road. The Negro Travelers’ Green Book was a directory of lodgings, restaurants and entertainment venues where African Americans were welcomed. Features performances and interviews with vocalists, musicians, activists, historians and others.

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    The Musicians’ Green Book: An Enduring Legacy

    Thursday
    Dec 8

    1 Hour 30 Minutes

    Vocalists, musicians, activists and historians honor the Black artists who relied on an underground guide to navigate racial segregation while on the road.

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