After Words with Mia Bay

Mia Bay talked about her book To Tell the Truth Freely: The Life of Ida B. Wells (Hill and Wang; February 17, 2009). In her book she… read more

Mia Bay talked about her book To Tell the Truth Freely: The Life of Ida B. Wells (Hill and Wang; February 17, 2009). In her book she recounts the life of journalist Ida B. Wells (1862 - "1931), a 19th century suffragist and civil rights activist. Ms. Bay talked about Ida B. Wells' appeal to the Tennessee Supreme Court after being removed from a seat on a train due to her race, her assistance in founding the NAACP in 1910, and her international campaign against lynching. The guest interviewer was Elsa Barkley Brown. close

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After Words with Mia Bay

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Program ID:
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Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 1, 2009
Last Aired:
Aug 9, 2009

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  • Aug 01, 2009 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 02, 2009 | 8:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 02, 2009 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 03, 2009 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 03, 2009 | 3:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 2009 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 2009 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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