Book Discussion on Dreams From My Father

Senator-elect Obama talked about his memoir Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance, published by Three Rivers… read more

Senator-elect Obama talked about his memoir Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance, published by Three Rivers Press. It was his account of growing up in a racially mixed family, doing community work in Chicago, and a journey to Kenya where he met the African side of his family. Mr. Obama also talks about the challenges he expects to face once he takes his U.S. Senate seat in January 2005. After his presentation he answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Dreams From My Father

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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Dec 4, 2004
Last Aired:
Sep 2, 2012

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  • Dec 04, 2004 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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