Producer, Writer, Director: Alan Lipke
Script Editor: Jude Thilman
Narrator: Belinda Womack
Sound Design and Engineering: James Beckwith, Common Touch Music. Historical Music Provided by: Anna Chairetakis, Matthew Barton and the Alan Lomax Archives, and Rounder Records; County Records; Oscar Brand and Smithsonian Folkways, and the Memphis Development Foundation; Original music by Bobby O’Donovan, Sarasota Slim, Billy Carr and Andy Irvine;
Readings: Debra Barrone, Jack Belt, Harold Briscoe, Joe Catanzariti, Michael DuMouchel, Lanny Futerre, Louis Iacavello, Julius James, Caroline Jett, James Martin Kelly, Daphne McDowell, Brenda McGriff, Steven McGruder, LeRoy Mitchell, J. Ricc Rollins, Guido Roncallo, Jennifer Shumaker, Tom Stix, James Tokeley, and Jim Wicker
Oral History Recordings: Duke University’s Behind the Veil Collection, The Southern Regional Council’s Will the Circle Be Unbroken Archives, Professor Charles Hardy; and the Library of Congress.
The Rockefeller Foundation, the Florida Humanities Council, the Fund for Investigative Journalism and support from the Nathan B. Stubblefield Foundation/WMNF community radio of Tampa Bay, and others too numerous to name made this program possible.