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Marvin McAllister of Howard University chronicles seven stages in this incredible odyssey through early national New York, as Brown created exceptional performance opportunities for African American artists and cultivated precariously egalitarian entertainments for all Americans.

Marvin McAllister
William Brown's Minor, African and American Amusements: A Protean Odyssey of the New World's First Black Theater
September 21, 2006
Higgins University Center, Grace Conference Room, Clark University
RT: 78 minutes

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The Higgins School of Humanities