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Ruben Santiago-Hudson

    RUBEN SANTIAGO-HUDSON By Dale Ricardo Shields Writer/Actor/Director Born: Lackawanna, NY Spouse: Jeannie Santiago Children: Trey Hudson, Ruben III Hudson, Broderick Hudson, Lily Hudson Parents: Ruben Santiago, Alean Hudson Honors 1996, Tony Award for performance in Seven Guitars 2006, Humanitas Award for writing, for HBO film adaptation of his play Lackawanna Blues. 2009, NAACP …

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Chapman Roberts

~ CHAPMAN ROBERTS ~ *****In celebration of the creator of Black Stars on Broadway***** Maestro ~ Producer ~ Composer @ Dale Shields May 5, 2014 All rights reserved. In honor of the creator of Black Stars of the Great White Way Chapman Roberts debuted in the original Broadway cast of Hair. His subsequent stage appearances included feature …

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BLACK HISTORY

  A Dale Shields Research Collaboration BLACK HISTORY The first Africans as slave labor are introduced in America. A Dutch trader exchanges his cargo of 20 Africans for food in Jamestown Virginia, in August of 1619. It is believed that these Africans were sold into conditions similar to indentured servitude – a common practice in …

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Black American Soldiers in the Civil War by Matthew Elliott

  Black American Soldiers in the Civil War  by Matthew Elliott  Edited and revised by Dale Ricardo Shields   The American Civil War is arguably the most gruesome and brutal war in United States history. Brothers fought against brothers, fathers fought against sons, and through this terrible conflict a people were finally granted freedom. Though …

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