Book Discussion on Power Lines

Mr. Carter talked about his book, Power Lines: Two Years on South Africa’s Borders, published by National Geographic Books,… read more

Mr. Carter talked about his book, Power Lines: Two Years on South Africa’s Borders, published by National Geographic Books, about the time he spent there as a Peace Corps volunteer. While in South Africa, Mr. Carter stayed with a family on the rural border near Swaziland. He said his ability to speak Zulu and Siswati enabled him to travel more freely among blacks and whites in South Africa, and to befriend both peoples more easily. After sharing stories about his time in Africa, Mr. Carter answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Power Lines

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171501-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Athens, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 27, 2002
Last Aired:
Feb 28, 2008

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  • Jul 27, 2002 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 31, 2002 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 2002 | 4:19am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 28, 2008 | 1:09am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 28, 2008 | 7:08am EST | C-SPAN 3
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