In Depth with Garry Wills

Garry Wills, an adjunct professor of history at Northwestern University, talked about his life and work and responded to telephone calls,… read more

Garry Wills, an adjunct professor of history at Northwestern University, talked about his life and work and responded to telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail from viewers.

Professor Wills is the author of numerous works on American history, politics, culture, and religion. His books include: Chesterton, Politics and Catholic Freedom, Jack Ruby, The Second Civil War, Nixon Agonistes, Inventing America, Explaining America, Confessions of a Conservative, The Kennedy Imprisonment, Reagan’s America and John Wayne’s America. He won the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1992 and Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America. Professor Wills' latest book is Negro President: Jefferson and the Slave Power. close

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In Depth with Garry Wills

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 2, 2005
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2005

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  • Jan 02, 2005 | 11:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 03, 2005 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2005 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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