Book Discussion on Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder

Kevin Boyle talked about his book Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age, published by Henry Holt and… read more

Kevin Boyle talked about his book Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age, published by Henry Holt and Co. Mr. Boyle used the trial of Ossian Sweet, an African American doctor who was defended on murder charges by the famous lawyer Clarence Darrow to explore the history of race relations in the U.S. during the 1920s. He answered a few questions from audience members. close

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Book Discussion on Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder

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162011-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Dayton, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Nov 6, 2004
Last Aired:
Nov 21, 2004

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  • Nov 06, 2004 | 10:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 07, 2004 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 20, 2004 | 1:49pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 21, 2004 | 1:39am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 21, 2004 | 10:38pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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