Book Discussion on The Emperor of Ocean Park

Mr. Carter talked about his novel The Emperor of Ocean Park, published by Knopf. This is the first novel from the author of seven… read more

Mr. Carter talked about his novel The Emperor of Ocean Park, published by Knopf. This is the first novel from the author of seven non-fiction books. The story focuses on the death of the patriarch of an elite black family. Touching upon sexual, racial and religious anxieties, the story also sheds light on the world of wealthy black communities and their attitudes toward their history. Mr. Carter also read passages from his book and answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Emperor of Ocean Park

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173891-6
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Miami, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Nov 23, 2002
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 2002

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  • Nov 23, 2002 | 11:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2002 | 8:10pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 24, 2002 | 2:10am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 31, 2002 | 9:10am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 31, 2002 | 3:10pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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