Facing North: Jefferson Street, Nashville

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"Jefferson Street has always been this hub of culture for Black Americans and not just Black Nashvillians. There are so many artists, poets and writers who gathered here, not only the Jubilee singers, but people like Aaron Douglas who did the murals." Learn how a new generation of artists continue the cultural history of Jefferson Street in NPT's original FACING NORTH: JEFFERSON STREET, NASHVILLE.

Aired: 09/09/20

Rating: NR

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Facing North: Jefferson Street, Nashville is a local public television program presented by NPT.

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