Book Discussion on Fugitive Days: A Memoir

Mr. Ayers read excerpts from his book Fugitive Days: A Memoir, published by Beacon Press. The book recalls his days as a… read more

Mr. Ayers read excerpts from his book Fugitive Days: A Memoir, published by Beacon Press. The book recalls his days as a political activist and founder of the Weather Underground in the 1960s and 1970s. Because of the September 11 terrorist attacks, this speech was held under tight security. Because of its controversial nature, some people have said they will boycott the book. Mr. Ayers answered questions from members of the audience. close

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  • William C. Ayers Director University of Illinois at Chicago->Center for Youth and Society

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Book Discussion on Fugitive Days: A Memoir

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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Oak Park, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Oct 28, 2001
Last Aired:
Dec 15, 2001

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  • Oct 28, 2001 | 4:09pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 19, 2001 | 4:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 2001 | 11:56pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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