Book Discussion on 1959: The Year That Everything Changed

Fred Kaplan talked about his book, 1959: The Year Everything Changed (Wiley; June 15, 2009), and he responded to telephone calls and… read more

Fred Kaplan talked about his book, 1959: The Year Everything Changed (Wiley; June 15, 2009), and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. In his book he argues that several significant political and social changes occurring in 1959 gave birth to the postmodern age.

This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series of interviews with authors of recently released books. close

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

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Book Discussion on 1959: The Year That Everything Changed

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 14, 2009
Last Aired:
Aug 15, 2009

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  • Aug 14, 2009 | 9:16am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 14, 2009 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2009 | 1:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 2009 | 3:31am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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