Prohibition, Civility, and Political Discourse

Ken Burns talked about his PBS series, Prohibition, which chronicles the ratification, implementation, and eventual repeal of the 18th… read more

Ken Burns talked about his PBS series, Prohibition, which chronicles the ratification, implementation, and eventual repeal of the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, as well as the era in which the movement took place. He also responded to questions from the audience. close

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

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Prohibition, Civility, and Political Discourse

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Program ID:
301854-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 3, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 17, 2012

Airing Details

  • Oct 03, 2011 | 1:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 03, 2011 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 04, 2011 | 1:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 08, 2011 | 3:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 05, 2011 | 7:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 05, 2011 | 11:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 06, 2011 | 12:04pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 20, 2011 | 4:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 11, 2012 | 6:56pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 17, 2012 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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