Ken Burns' Prohibition Series

Ken Burns talked about his latest PBS film series Prohibition, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic… read more

Ken Burns talked about his latest PBS film series Prohibition, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the film’s parallels to contemporary debate over the role of government and overall political discourse, the political process and history of passing the 18th Amendment, and the impact of its repeal.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program. close

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

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Ken Burns' Prohibition Series

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Program ID:
301881-5
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 4, 2011
Last Aired:
Oct 5, 2011

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  • Oct 04, 2011 | 8:32am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 04, 2011 | 2:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 04, 2011 | 11:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 05, 2011 | 4:25am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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