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From the Archives: Clifton Taulbert Discusses Growing Up with Segregation.

Writer Clifton Taubert grew up in the segregated South in the 1950s. His experiences growing up black in America are chronicled in his two memoirs When We Were Colored and the Pulitzer Prize nominated The Last Train North (Penguin Books). Taubert lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma where he is a businessman. When We Were Colored has been made into a new film. (REBROADCAST from 8/8/95) (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane)


Other segments from the episode on December 15, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 15, 1995: Review of the film "Sabrina"; Interview with Sydney Pollack; Review of the album "Brasil: A Century of Song"; Interview with Clifton Taulbert; Review of…


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