Book Discussion on Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth

Mr. Rockwell and Mr. Christie talked about their picture book with fourth grade students. Ms. Rockwell wrote and… read more

Mr. Rockwell and Mr. Christie talked about their picture book with fourth grade students. Ms. Rockwell wrote and Mr. Christie illustrated Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth, published by Knopf. This is a biography of a slave named Isabella who became an activist for abolition and women’s suffrage starting at her childhood up to the point that she adopted the name Sojourner Truth. After their presentation they answered questions from the students. close

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Book Discussion on Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth

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Location:
Clinton, New Jersey, United States
First Aired:
Apr 28, 2001
Last Aired:
May 5, 2001

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  • Apr 28, 2001 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 28, 2001 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 03, 2001 | 2:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 05, 2001 | 2:34am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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