Entertainer http://kut.org en In Black America Podcast: Remembering Actor, Activist Ossie Davis http://kut.org/post/black-america-podcast-remembering-actor-activist-ossie-davis <p>On this edition of In Black America, producer/host John L. Hanson Jr. speaks with screen and stage legends Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee.</p><p>Playwright, director, producer, actor, and advocate for civil and social rights, Davis was a passionate man with many achievements. As an actor, he starred on stage and in films based on race-conscious issues including "A Raisin in the Sun," "No Way Out," "The Joe Lewis Story," and received an NAACP Image Award for his work in "Do the Right Thing." He appeared on several television series, such as "The Defenders," "The Client," "Queen," "The Stand," and "Evening Shade."</p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/124987677&amp;color=ff6600&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p> Sun, 15 Dec 2013 19:38:00 +0000 John L. Hanson Jr. 9372 at http://kut.org In Black America Podcast: Remembering Actor, Activist Ossie Davis