Book Discussion on Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word

Professor Kennedy talked about his book, Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word, published by Pantheon Books. The book… read more

Professor Kennedy talked about his book, Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word, published by Pantheon Books. The book traces the word “nigger,” to identify how it has been used and by whom, while analyzing the controversies to which it has given rise. close

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Book Discussion on Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Mar 3, 2002
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May 17, 2004

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  • Mar 03, 2002 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 03, 2002 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 04, 2002 | 5:58am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • May 17, 2004 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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