Show: New England Authors with Kameel Nasr

Episode: 54 Ife' Franklin, A Slave Narrative


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Episode Description:

Beautifully written story about the author's great grandmother who was enslaved in Virginia and eventually, with the help of a white accomplice, found freedom through the Underground Railroad. The book, told in 37 vignettes written in dialect, is moving and captivating. The author talks about her artistic life, the African-American experience, and the need for healing.

Episode Short Description: Franklin's short artistic book tells of her ancestor who eventually was freed through the Underground Railroad.

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[SD File Downloads]: 5

[HD File Downloads]: 5

[Total File Downloads]: 10

 


SD (Standard Definition) File

File Name of SD Episode: IfeFranklin.mpg

Total SD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:26:57

File Size of SD Episode Video: 890,796,032 Bytes

Resolution of SD Episode Video: 720x480

Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 15:53


HD (High Definition) File


File Name of HD Episode Video: IfeFranklin.mp4

Total HD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:26:57

File Size of HD Episode Video: 4,017,583,703 Bytes

Resolution of HD Episode Video: 1920x1080

Date HD Episode Video Uploaded: Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 15:53