The Fight for Equality Panel

Authors talked about their books about battles for equality. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Murray… read more

Authors talked about their books about battles for equality. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Murray Fromson moderated.

The panelists were: Miriam Pawel, The Union of Their Dreams: Power, Hope, and Struggle in Cesar Chavez’s Farm Worker Movement (Bloomsbury Press; October 13, 2009); Martha Sandweiss, Passing Strange: A Gilded Age Tale of Love and Deception Across the Color Line (Penguin Press; February 5, 2009); and Amy Louise Wood, Lynching and Spectacle: Witnessing Racial Violence in America, 1890-1940 (The University of North Carolina Press; March 26, 2009).

“The Fight for Equality” was a 2:00 p.m. PT history panel of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books in Haines 39 on the UCLA campus on Saturday, April 24, 2010. close

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

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The Fight for Equality Panel

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Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 24, 2010
Last Aired:
Jun 27, 2010

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  • Apr 24, 2010 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 26, 2010 | 9:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 27, 2010 | 4:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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