Obama Administration Panel

Authors talked about their books and papers on the expectations and realities of the Obama administration. Topics included the… read more

Authors talked about their books and papers on the expectations and realities of the Obama administration. Topics included the importance of race in the political and social landscape, domestic policy and social justice issues, and the role and impact of a black first lady and family. Professor Cunnigen moderated. They also responded to questions from members of the audience.

“The Obama Administration’s Early Years: A Critique” was a panel of the 14th annual Harlem Book Fair from the Langston Hughes Auditorium in the New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. close

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

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  • Hill, Johnny B. Senior Pastor Greater Good Hope Baptist Church (Louisville, KY)
  • Horton, Hayward Derrick Professor State University of New York, Albany->Sociology Department
  • Newsome, Yvonne D. Associate Professor Agnes Scott College->Sociology
  • Reed, Wornie Director Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ.->Center for Race and Social Policy
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New York, New York, United States
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Jul 23, 2011

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  • Jul 23, 2011 | 5:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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