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A Different World (1987 - 1993)

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A Different World (1987 - 1993) (Television Series)
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A Different World (Television Series)

September 24, 1987 - July 9, 1993
 
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It was a spin-off series from The Cosby Show, originally centered around Denise Huxtable, and the life of students at Hillman College, a fictional historically Black college in Virginia.  
 
While it was a spin-off from the Cosby Show, A Different World typically addressed issues that were avoided by the Cosby Show writers (race and class relations, the Equal Rights Amendment).