Book Discussion on Defending the Spirit

Mr. Robinson talked about his book Defending the Spirit: A Black Life in America, published by Plume. The book is a series of… read more

Mr. Robinson talked about his book Defending the Spirit: A Black Life in America, published by Plume. The book is a series of autobiographical essays which detail the life of a warrior dedicated to fighting racism and shows how to carry on the fight. After his prepared remarks, Mr. Robinson took questions from the audience and then signed copies of his book. close

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Book Discussion on Defending the Spirit

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Program ID:
121753-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Mar 14, 1999
Last Aired:
Sep 12, 1999

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  • Mar 14, 1999 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 14, 1999 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 1999 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 01, 1999 | 4:14am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 12, 1999 | 4:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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