Book Discussion on Mirror to America

Professor Franklin talked about his book, Mirror to America: The autobiography of John Hope Franklin, published by Farrar, Straus and… read more

Professor Franklin talked about his book, Mirror to America: The autobiography of John Hope Franklin, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. He spoke about his life experiences and his search for George Washington Williams, author of History of the Negro race in America from 1619 to 1880: Negroes as slaves, as soldiers, and as citizens. Following his presentation, he responded to questions and comments from members of the audience.

After the main program, Professor Franklin was interviewed. He responded to questions and comments from telephone callers about topics including equal rights and the situation in Iraq. close

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

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Book Discussion on Mirror to America

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Program ID:
190019-15
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Public Affairs Event
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Miami, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Nov 19, 2005

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  • Nov 19, 2005 | 5:49pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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