‚ÄčTALKING BLACK IN AMERICA: The Language and Life Project

Runtime: 66 minutes

Directors: Hutcheson Neal and Danica Cullinan

Website: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-AR5hCQcd4

Talking Black in America reveals the incredible impact that the most controversial and misunderstood language variety in the history of American English has had on American life and language. The first film to ever focus solely on African-American speech, this feature-length documentary (produced by the Language & Life Project at NC State) seeks to be the documentary that shatters the damaging misconceptions often held about black speech.‚Äč