Alex Haley Interview, 1983

In 1983, world renown author, Alex Haley visited Fort Wayne to discuss his book, ROOTS, and the television mini-series based on the book that became one of the most watched television shows in history.  Steve Miller, host of television talk show A New Generation, had the opportunity to interview Mr. Haley one-on-one.


 Heather Headley, 1993

Tony Award winner and hit R&B recording artist, Heather Headley appeared on A New Generation as a high school "Student Achiever" in 1993.



         Ruby Dee  Discussion, 1990                               Ossie Davis Discussion, 1990


In 1990, outstanding actors, activists, and lecturers, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee visited Fort Wayne, Indiana to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Gingerbread House, a local pre-school center.  A portion of the panel discussion appeared on the television talk show, A New Generation.







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