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us: Brown, Tony, (Journalist)

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    • us: Brown, William Anthony
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Charleston (W. Va.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Wayne State University
        • Organization: (naf) Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
        • Organization: (naf) Central Washington University
        • Organization: (naf) Federal City College
        • Organization: (naf) Howard University
        • Organization: (naf) Association for the Study of African-American Life and History
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    • Occupation

        (lcsh) College teachers
          (lcsh) Authors
            (lcsh) Political activists
              (lcsh) Journalists
          • Sources

            • found: Brown, T. Black lies, white lies, 1995: t.p. (Tony Brown)
            • found: Phone call to Tony Brown Productions, Inc., 10/17/96 (William Anthony Brown, M.P.S.W.; preferred form: Tony Brown, do not use William Anthony or date of birth as qualifier)
            • found: Who's who among African Americans, 1996 (Brown, Tony (William Anthony); TV executive producer, educator, filmmaker, columnist; b. Apr 11, 1933 in Charleston, WV; MSW from Wayne St. Univ., LLD from Univ. of Mich.)
            • found: Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Centur, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 27, 2014: (Brown, Tony; born 1933 in Charleston, West Virginia, United States; academician, educator; businessperson, author, talk-show host, journalist, and political activist; BA in sociology, Wayne State University in Detroit (1959) and an MSW in psychiatric social work (1961); worked at Detroit's PBS station, produced the television program Colored People's Times; became involved in civil rights and joined a march organized by Martin Luther King Jr.; served as a faculty member at Central Washington University and Federal City College; in 1971 became the founding dean of Howard University's School of Communications; member of the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations and the Association for the Study of African American Life and History)
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            • 1996-12-03: new
            • 2015-03-13: revised
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