Writings of B. Washington and Du Bois

Guests examined the history of the early struggle for civil rights and the development of modern black culture through the writings of… read more

Guests examined the history of the early struggle for civil rights and the development of modern black culture through the writings of Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois. Among the topics addressed were the rise of the black press, black involvement in higher education, political movements, and differences between the two authors.

The program was telecast from the Washington’s home on the grounds of Tuskegee University and the Du Bois Library at the University of Massachusetts and featured several artifacts and writings held at the locations. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
165130-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Amherst, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jul 16, 2001
Last Aired:
Feb 14, 2007

Airing Details

  • Jul 16, 2001 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 16, 2001 | 4:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 20, 2001 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 21, 2001 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 31, 2001 | 4:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 2001 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 14, 2007 | 5:14am EST | C-SPAN 3
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