Book Discussion on Ever Is a Long Time: Mississippi's Dark Past

Mr. Eubanks talks about his memoir Ever Is a Long Time: A Journey Into Mississippi’s Dark Past, published by Basic… read more

Mr. Eubanks talks about his memoir Ever Is a Long Time: A Journey Into Mississippi’s Dark Past, published by Basic Books. The book describes his experiences growing up as an African American in the 1960s. He talked about his childhood growing up in Mississippi under Jim Crow laws and the racism he experienced later in life after being in an interracial marriage. He also talked about the process of writing and what inspired him as well as reading passages from his book. After his presentation, the author answered questions from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Speech
Location:
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 6, 2004
Last Aired:
Jun 25, 2007

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  • Nov 06, 2004 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 2004 | 6:19am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 21, 2007 | 4:15am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 21, 2007 | 9:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 25, 2007 | 9:18am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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