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I am a man

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Summary:An exploration of what it means to be a black man in America confronting issues of race, and racism, through the lens of gender, probing deep within the traditional American ideals of manhood in order to draw out the complex and often ambivalent nature of black male identity.
Creator:Hurt, Byron, 1970-
Jones, Andrew P., 1966-
God Bless the Child Productions
Connecticut Public Television
National Black Programming Consortium
Provider:Media Education Foundation
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:Massachusetts
Place of origin – Settlement:Northampton
Topical subjects:African American men -- Attitudes
African American men -- Public opinion
African American men -- Race identity
African American men -- Conduct of life
African American men -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Masculinity -- United States
Genre:Documentary films
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Films@UM Browse terms:American Culture, History
Collection:Films@UM
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