Book Discussion on Isaiah Berlin: A Life

Mr. Ignatieff talked about his book, Isaiah Berlin: A Life, published by Metropolitan Books. The book describes Berlin’s… read more

Mr. Ignatieff talked about his book, Isaiah Berlin: A Life, published by Metropolitan Books. The book describes Berlin’s childhood during the Russian Revolution, his friendships with writers such as Boris Pasternak, and his views on individual freedom and other subjects. Isaiah Berlin, an Oxford University professor and liberal philosopher, is considered one of the 20th century’s most influential intellectuals. close

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Book Discussion on Isaiah Berlin: A Life

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Booknotes
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Booknotes
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 24, 1999
Last Aired:
Jan 25, 1999

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  • Jan 24, 1999 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 24, 1999 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 25, 1999 | 5:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
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