Writing History and Biography for Children

Mr. Freedman talked about writing history and biography for children. He said that the narrative form was a key ingredient in… read more

Mr. Freedman talked about writing history and biography for children. He said that the narrative form was a key ingredient in capturing the imagination, noting that vivid scenes of the past can both engage and teach children. He read letters from children who had read his books. After his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Writing History and Biography for Children

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Program ID:
121804-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Apr 10, 1999
Last Aired:
Jun 17, 2000

Airing Details

  • Apr 10, 1999 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 11, 1999 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 12, 1999 | 6:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 12, 1999 | 5:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 20, 2000 | 5:35pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 17, 2000 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 17, 2000 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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