Sojourner Truth Discussion
Following a broadcast of the C-SPAN American Writers program on Sojourner Truth, panelists answered audience questions about the legacy of Sojourner Truth.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Michael Evans Executive Director Heritage Battle Creek
- Velma Laws-Clay Chair Sojourner Truth Institute->Advisory Board
- Michael Martich Collector
- Alice McGill Author
- Burl McLiechey Jr. Relative Sojourner Truth
- Jennifer Moss Anchor WWMT-News 3
- Nell Irvin Painter Professor Princeton University->History Department
- Jane Ratner Supervisor Willard Public Library (Battle Creek, MI)->Collections
- Mark Schauer State Representative [D] Michigan
- Brandon Williams Student Battle Creek Central High School
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