Book Discussion on The Myth of Southern Exceptionalism

Matthew Lassiter talked about the book he co-edited with Joseph Crespino, The Myth of Southern Exceptionalism (Oxford University Press,… read more

Matthew Lassiter talked about the book he co-edited with Joseph Crespino, The Myth of Southern Exceptionalism (Oxford University Press, USA; November 19, 2009). The book offers challenges to the idea of the continuation of southern distinctiveness from the rest of the nation in order to offer a new way of thinking about modern American history.

He was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington. close

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Book Discussion on The Myth of Southern Exceptionalism

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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May 15, 2010
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Oct 3, 2010

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