Portrayal & Perception: Fine Arts and Artists
The next episode of Portrayal and Perception: African American Men and Boys, looks at men who have made a career in the fine arts. The program profiles a classical musician, painter, playwright, ballet dancer, poet and arts educator -- and explores some of the obstacles and accomplishments of each in his chosen field.
Portrayal & Perception: Fine Arts and Artists aired on Apr 17, 2014.
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