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Series 7
Audiovisual material, 1968-2003
Boxes AV1-AV10, BD1

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of audiovisual material relating to or created by Mari Evans from 1968-2003. The earliest audio and video recordings are from Evans' television show, The Black Experience, which was a weekly public access television show that highlighted African Americans that ran from 1969-1973. The series also contains significant audio and visual recording from Evans' Daybreak Project, which was to be a television program highlighting Black women writers. The Daybreak material in this series includes the outtakes from the Margaret Walker episode, which was called "We Have Been Called Believers."

This series also includes a variety of recorded television shows, live programs, and recordings of Evans' work such as her dramatic musical River of My Song. Recordings of events Evans attended and interviews of Evans are also included.File titles were taken directly from the original labels.This series consists of one unprocessed floppy disk.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order. The titles of the audiovisual content are taken directly from the original labels.

Box Folder Content
AV1 - "Alabama A&M University Writer's Conference" [original: open reel tape]
AV1 - "Alice Walker: Voices from within and without" [original: VHS]
AV1 - Alice Walker: Voices from within and without [original: VHS]
AV1 - Almeta Speaks [original: VHS]
AV1 - Almeta Speaks, M. Evans. 1980 March 20, San Diego, CA
AV1 - Amazing Grace [original: VHS]
AV1 - American Playhouse: Zora Is My Name! [original: VHS]
AV1 - Arthur Mitchell [original: VHS]
AV1 - Bea Richardson [original: VHS]
AV1 - Black America: Coltrane in Memoriam [original: open reel tape]
AV1 - Black Dance in America; Blind Tom; Arthur Burghadt as F. Douglas [original: VHS]
AV1 - The Black Experience 11, 1968 October 20 [original: 16 mm film]
AV1 - The Black Experience, Rehearsal, 1972, June [original: 16 mm film]
AV1 - The Black Experience, undated [original: 16 mm film]
AV1 - The Black Experience King memorial leftovers [original: 16 mm film]
AV1 - The Black Experience 11 (Ministers) 1968, October 20 [original: 16 mm film]
AV1 - The Black Experience 12, 1968, November 3 [original: 16 mm film]
AV1 - The Black Experience, WTTV channel 4 [original: 2" Quad]
AV2 - The Black Experience Easter leftovers [original: 16 mm film]
AV2 - The Black Experience. September 16th [1 of 2] [original: 16 mm film]
AV2 - The Black Experience. September 16th [2 of 2] [original: 16 mm film]
AV2 - The Black Experience. November 17th [original: 16 mm film]
AV2 - The Black Experience. November 17th [original: 16 mm film]
AV2 - The Black Experience, taped 1969-1971, Evans: Reading Poetry, DETT Chorale [original: VHS]
AV2 - Black Expo: "And She Came Forth a Woman,1987 July [original: VHS]
AV2 - Black Expo: "And She Came Forth a Woman; Women's March on the circle [original: VHS]
AV2 - Black Men in America, Evans, Mari, Na'im Akbar, Haki Madhubuti, Carl Bell, Craig Hodges, 1991 July 23 [original: VHS]
AV2 - BET Our Voices, Cross, AKBAR, Evans, McElroy [original: VHS]
AV2 - "Birmingham (AME Concert)" [original: VHS]
AV2 - "Birmingham (AME Concert)" [original: VHS]
AV2 - Black News interview, Evans, 1984 October [original: VHS]
AV2 - "Black Pioneers in American History Volume Two" [original: audiocassette]
AV2 - "The Black Unicorn, undated [original: VHS]
AV2 - Boochie [original: VHS]
AV2 - Boochie, Black Repertory Group Theater [original: VHS]
AV2 - Boochie Interview, CH 30-TV, Atlanta [original: VHS]
AV2 - Boochie, NBAF, Whitaker, Micklebury, 1990 August [original: VHS]
AV2 - Boochie, National Black Theatre Festival, Poitier, 1997 August 8 [original: VHS]
AV2 - Boochie, Perspectives: A. Parker, H. Whitelowe [1 of 2] [original: Umatic]
AV2 - Boochie, Perspectives: A. Parker, H. Whitelowe [2 of 2] [original: Umatic]
AV2 - Boochie by Mari Evans, Spelman, Deanna Thomas, 1990 January [original: VHS]
AV2 - "Books That Made a Difference, WFYI Mari Evans interview" [original: VHS]
AV2 - "Carols from Atlanta: the 70th Anniversary Morehouse-Spelman Christmas Carol Concert" [original: VHS]
AV2 - "Casals" [original: open reel tape]
AV2 - "In Celebration of the Life of Barbara Jordan" [original: VHS]
AV3 - "Consuming Ourselves, Spirit and place sexuality panel" [original: VHS]
AV3 - "Conversation with Mari Evans & Maya Angelou, Indiana University, 1975 February" [original: VHS] [Reading Room access only: id 94fcv]
AV3 - "Conversation with Mari Evans and Maya Angelou, 1975 February" [original: VHS] [Reading Room access only: id q4fcv]
AV3 - "Communique News Magazine, 1982, May 29" [original: audiocassette]
AV3 - "Dave Baker: Jazz Lecture" [original: open reel tape]
AV3 - "Dave Baker: Music/Poetry" [original: open reel tape]
AV3 - Daybreak Project, roll number 1-2 [original: 16 mm film]
AV3 - Daybreak Project, roll number 3-4 [original: 16 mm film]
AV3 - Daybreak Project, roll number 5-6 [original; 16 mm film]
AV3 - Daybreak Project, roll number 7-8 [original: 16 mm film]
AV3 - Daybreak Project, roll number 9-10 [original: 16 mm film]
AV3 - Daybreak Project, roll number 11-13 [original: 16 mm film]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, roll number 14-16 [original: 16 mm film]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, roll number 17-18 [original: 16 mm film]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, roll number 19-20 [original: 16 mm film]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, roll number 21-22 [original: 16 mm film]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, roll number 23-24 [original: 16 mm film]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, 1994, January 24 [1 of 2] [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk63p]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, 1994, January 24 [2 of 2] [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk663]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, 1994, January [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk64t]
AV4 - Daybreak Project, 1994, January 27 [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk677]
AV5 - Daybreak Project, 1994, Jan 29 [1 of 3] [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk65z]
AV5 - Daybreak Project, 1994, Jan 29 [2 of 3] [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk69h]
AV5 - Daybreak Project, 1994, Jan 29 [3 of 3] [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk6cs]
AV5 - Daybreak Project, 1994, January [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk6hb]
AV5 - Daybreak Project, [1 of 2] [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk6fz]
AV5 - Daybreak Project, [2 of 2] [original: 16 mm film] [Reading Room access only: id gk6dx]
AV5 - Daybreak Project Tape 1 [original: Umatic]
AV5 - Daybreak Project Tape 1 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id 12935]
AV5 - Daybreak Project Tape 1 [original: VHS]
AV5 - Daybreak Project Evans tape 1, 2, [original: VHS
AV5 - Daybreak Project Tape 2 [original: Umatic]
AV5 - Daybreak Project Tape 2 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id 12396]
AV5 - Daybreak Project tape 3 [original: Umatic]
AV5 - Daybreak Project tape 3 [original: VHS]
AV5 - Daybreak Project tape 3 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id 12937]
AV5 - Daybreak Project, tape 4 [original: Betacam]
AV5 - Daybreak Project tape 4 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id 12938]
AV5 - Daybreak Project tape 4 [original: VHS]
AV5 - Daybreak Project tape 5 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id 12939]
AV5 - Daybreak Project tape 5 [original: VHS]
AV5 - Daybreak Project tape 6 [original: VHS]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 6 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id 12940]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 7 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id12941]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 7 [original: VHS]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 8 [original: Betacam]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 8 [original: Umatic] [Reading Room access only: id 12943]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 8 [original: VHS]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 9 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id12942]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 9 [original: VHS]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 10 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id 12944]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 10 [original: VHS]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 11 [original: Betacam] [Reading Room access only: id 12945]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 11 [original: VHS]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 12 [1 of 2] [original: Betacam]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 12 [2 of 2] [original: Betacam]
AV6 - Daybreak Project tape 12 [original: VHS]
AV6 - Daybreak Project, Sexton Company, And at Night There Was Music", 1987 October13 [original: VHS]
AV7 - Daybreak Project, tape, undated [original; VHS]
AV7 - Daybreak Project, wild sound 1 [original: Betacam]
AV7 - Daybreak Project, wild sound 2 [original: Betacam]
AV7 - "Derek, WBAP" [original: 16 mm film]
AV7 - "Dialogues and Monologues" [original: audiocassette]
AV7 - "Distinguished educator, writer, musician, poet: Mari Evans, 2001 March 28" [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Drought: Mike Tyson, Bluefield State College class of 1938 reunion" [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Easter churches (Bethel/North)" [original 16 mm film]
AV7 - "Evans, Davis, 1979 May" [1 of 3] [original: open reel tape]
AV7 - "Evans, Davis, 1979, May" [2 of 3] [original: open reel tape]
AV7 - "Evans, Davis, 1979, May" [3 of 3] [original: open reel tape]
AV7 - Eyes, 1994, November [original: VHS]
AV7 - Eyes Act I, 1995 October 12 [original: VHS]
AV7 - Eyes Act I, 1995, October 12 [original: VHS] [Reading Room access only: id q4fg8]
AV7 - Eyes Act II, 1995 October 12 [original: VHS] [Reading Room access only: id q4fhd]
AV7 - Eyes Act II, 1995, October 12, Original [original: VHS]
AV7 - Eyes: Chicago [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Five Black women writers (Angelou, Shange, Walker, Morrison)" [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Five Negro Poems" [original: open reel tape]
AV7 - "Furious Flower African American Poetry 1960-1995" [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Furious Flower African American Poetry 1960-1995" [original: VHS] [Reading Room access only: id 94fjj]
AV7 - "Furious Flower, Mari Evans reading, 1994 September 29" [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Griots of Imagery, Romare Bearden and Charles White" [1 of 3] [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Griots of Imagery, Romare Bearden and Charles White" [2 of 3] [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Griots of Imagery, Romare Bearden and Charles White" [3 of 3] [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Groundbreaking ceremony, Central Library Project, 2002 September 27" [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Haki's 50th birthday celebration" [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Hathaway B Roll" [original: 16 mm film]
AV7 - Homecoming [original: VHS]
AV7 - Homecoming: A film by Charlene Gilbert [original: VHS]
AV7 - Howl and other poems (without howl) [original: open reel tape]
AV7 - "Indiana's African-American Community (Public Library)" [original: VHS]
AV7 - "Indiana Avenue: Street of Dreams" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Infusion Conference, Atlanta 1990, Ashanti enstoolment: John Henrik Clarke" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Infusion Conference, Atlanta, 1991, Len Jeffries, John H. Clarke, and Ian Carew" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Infusion of African and African American content in the school curriculum, first annual conference, Dr. John Henrik Clarke" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Jackson State University ROTC Marketing Tape" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "James Baldwin Biography (A&E) 2003 February 20, Wrapped In Rainbows (Zora Neale Hurston) by Valerie Boyd, Book TV C-Span" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Josephine Baker, Nine (Abuse)" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Kwanzaa Folktales" [original: audiocassette]
AV8 - "Langston-Color" [original: 16 mm film]
AV8 - "Langston Hughes 1" [original: 16 mm film]
AV8 - "Langston Hughes 2" [original 16 mm film]
AV9 - "Langston, peredomo? Short eyes?" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "LHO1 w/ M. Evans. St. Louis, 2001, Divinity" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Literary Café" [original: VHS]
AV8 - Lockfield Gardens: A Community within a Community" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Margaret Walker, 1988, January" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Margaret Walker at home and a videotape" [original: audiocassette] [Reading Room access only: id PQK11, PQKQW]
BD1 - "Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, 1998" [original: floppy disk]
AV8 - "Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 1" [original: Umatic]
AV8 - "Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 1" [original: VHS]
AV8 - "Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 1" [original: Betacam]
AV8 - "Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 2" [original: Umatic]
AV8 - "Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 2" [original: Betacam]
AV9 - "Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 3" [original: Betacam]
AV9 - Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 3 [original: Umatic]
AV9 - Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 4 [original: Umatic]
AV9 - "Margaret Walker, Moving Pictures, tape 4" [original: Betacam]
AV9 - "Maria Mitchell, dancer" [original: VHS]
AV9 - Mari Evans, "I am a Black Woman" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "Mari Evans interview on New England Today: Changing Lanes" [original: Umatic]
AV9 - "Mari Evans interviews, 2001 July 24" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "Mari Evans with Vickie Daniel and Everett Greene. Butler University, 2003 January 28" [original: VHS]
AV9 "Mari Evans: Poetry, 1984 December 5" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "Mari Evans Radio KJLH, 1982, April 26" [original: audiocassette]
AV9 - "Marvin Scott, Early in the Morning, 1995 April 17" [original: VHS]
AV9 - Mary Carter Smith: Tell me a story [original: VHS] [original: Umatic] [note: a note is attached]
AV9 - "Morehouse Glee club, 1986 December" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "Multicultural points and perspectives" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "A Nation of Poets, 1990 December" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "New World Instruction Tape" [original: audiocassette]
AV9 - "Penal News Conference, 1970, October" [original: open reel tape]
AV9 - "The Real Experience" [1 of 2] [original: audiocassette]
AV9 - "The Real Experience" [2 of 2] [original: audiocassette]
AV9 - River of My Song [original: open reel tape]
AV9 - "Sounds Freedomring" [original: audiocassette]
AV9 - "Spelman College commencement 1990 May" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "Spelman-Morehouse Christmas concert, 1989" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "Spelman Inaugural Symposium Tribute to Black Women Writers, 1988, November" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "St. John's choir" [original: open reel tape]
AV9 - "St. John Missionary Baptist choir recorded at 7 1/2" [original: open reel tape]
AV9 - "Surya Bonaly" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "ETV Teleconference: Black History, South Carolina" [original: VHS]
AV9 - "Terra Haute Penal Farm" [original: open reel tape]
AV9 - "Transfer Factor Testimonies" [original: audiocassette]
AV10 - Unidentified blue case [1 of 2] [original: open reel tape]
AV10 - Unidentified blue case [2 of 2] [original: open reel tape]
AV10 - Unidentified [1 of 2] [original: Stuzzi tonband Kassette]
AV10 - Unidentified [2 of 2] [original: Stuzzi tonband Kassette]
AV10 - Unidentified Scotch magnetic tape No.111 A-12 [original: open reel tape]
AV10 - Unidentified Scotch magnetic tape CAT No. 144-1/4-2400 [original: open reel tape]
AV10 - Unidentified Scotch tape, no label [original: audiocassette]
AV10 - Valerie [original: audiocassette]
AV10 - Views & Visions: Langston Hughes, 1988 March [original: VHS]
AV10 - Washington Report NBC Radio [original: audiocassette]
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