Book Discussion on The Cultural Cold War

Frances Saunders talked about how the Central Intelligence Agency created the Congress for Cultural Freedom in 1947 as a secret program of… read more

Frances Saunders talked about how the Central Intelligence Agency created the Congress for Cultural Freedom in 1947 as a secret program of cultural propaganda in Western Europe. The program focused on creating and sponsoring pro-American arts and literature. Following her remarks she answered questions from the audience.

Frances Saunders is the author of The Cultural Cold War: The CIA and the World of Arts and Letters, published by the New Press.  close

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Book Discussion on The Cultural Cold War

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 11, 2000
Last Aired:
Feb 2, 2007

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  • Jun 11, 2000 | 5:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 11, 2000 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 24, 2000 | 2:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 30, 2007 | 2:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 30, 2007 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 02, 2007 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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