Book Discussion on From Dawn to Decadence

Mr. Barzun talked with Mr. Schlesinger about his new book From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, published… read more

Mr. Barzun talked with Mr. Schlesinger about his new book From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, published Harper Collins. The two addressed a number of issues from the book, from the rise of the nation-state, the resurgence of fundamentalism, and the status of cities as centers of culture and creativity. They also responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on From Dawn to Decadence

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156386-1
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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 20, 2000
Last Aired:
Dec 30, 2000

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  • May 20, 2000 | 11:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 21, 2000 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 03, 2000 | 10:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 03, 2000 | 5:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2000 | 9:50am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 30, 2000 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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