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‘A Different World' 35th Anniversary: How The Iconic HBCU Sitcom Still Influences Black Culture

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HBCU representation in pop culture has seen a significant rise in the last ten years and has helped bring attention to these historic institutions.
One of the main pioneers in this space was the legendary show “A Different World,” which aired in a coveted primetime slot on NBC from 1987 to 1993. Saturday marks the sitcom's 35th anniversary, and its impact on Black culture cannot be overstated.
“We have done so much real things on the show. So many things that felt real-from the AIDS and the apartheid and all of that,” actor Kadeem Hardison, who played the iconic character Dwayne Wayne...
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