Book Discussion on Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America

Eugene Robinson talked about his book Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America. In his book he argues that, through decades of… read more

Eugene Robinson talked about his book Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America. In his book he argues that, through decades of desegregation, affirmative action, and immigration, the concept of Black America as a single entity with unified interests and needs has shattered into four distinct groups. He responded to questions from members of the audience.

This was a program in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 11th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall. close

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

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Book Discussion on Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 24, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 5, 2011

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  • Sep 24, 2011 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 25, 2011 | 12:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 05, 2011 | 5:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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