A Place of Our Own: Black Resort Communities and the African American Dream

Feb 17, 2004 on PBS at 10:00 PM


Stanley Nelson is a third-generation, upper middle-class African American who spent the past 40 summers in Oak Bluffs, an affluent African-American resort community on Martha's Vineyard. Building on personal stories of summers past, this film explore... (more)s the tightly-knit world of black professionals who created a refuge to call their own.

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