History and Biography Panel

Panelists discussed writing biographies and history, focusing on the relationship between the two. Following prepared remarks, the… read more

Panelists discussed writing biographies and history, focusing on the relationship between the two. Following prepared remarks, the panelists responded to questions and comments from the audience. Mr. Parsons moderated the panel. He is the author of John Quincy Adams, published by Rowman and Littlefield. Mr. Ellis is the author of Passionate Sage: The Character and Legacy of John Adams, published by W.W. Norton and Company; American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson, published by Vintage; and Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation, published by Vintage. Ms. Gordon-Reed is the author of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy, published by University of Virginia Press; and co-author of Vernon Can Read!: A Memoir, published by BasicCivitas Books. Mr. Lewis is the author of W.E.B. Du Bois: Biography of a Race, 1868-1919, published by Henry Holt and Company, Inc.; and W.E.B. Du Bois: The Fight for Equality and the American Century, 1919-1963, published by Owl Books. Mr. Lukacs is the author of Churchill: Visionary. Statesman. Historian., published by Yale University Press; and The Hitler of History, published by Vintage. Mr. Remini is the author of The Life of Andrew Jackson, published by Perennial; and John Quincy Adams, published by Times Books. close

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 10, 2004
Last Aired:
Apr 5, 2009

Airing Details

  • Jan 10, 2004 | 2:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 2004 | 9:14pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 11, 2004 | 8:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 08, 2004 | 4:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 28, 2004 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 29, 2004 | 1:51am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 2009 | 11:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 04, 2009 | 5:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 04, 2009 | 11:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 05, 2009 | 5:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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