Book Discussion on King Cotton in Modern America

D. Clayton Brown talked about his book King Cotton in Modern America: A Cultural, Political, and Economic History since 1945. He reflected… read more

D. Clayton Brown talked about his book King Cotton in Modern America: A Cultural, Political, and Economic History since 1945. He reflected on cotton’s cultural significance and how the crop has shaped the larger culture of the U.S. throughout the twentieth century. He also responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on King Cotton in Modern America

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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
First Aired:
Sep 10, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 16, 2012

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  • Sep 10, 2011 | 8:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 11, 2011 | 12:42am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 11, 2011 | 1:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 15, 2012 | 4:28pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 16, 2012 | 5:28am EST | C-SPAN 3
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