Beck Cultural Exchange Center

Avon Rollins talked about the Beck Cultural Exchange Center, a resource for African-American achievements and culture. He also talked… read more

Avon Rollins talked about the Beck Cultural Exchange Center, a resource for African-American achievements and culture. He also talked about his involvement in the Civil Rights movement in Knoxville and his role with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC).

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” in Knoxville, Tennessee, on October 3-7 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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

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Beck Cultural Exchange Center

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Program ID:
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Location:
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
First Aired:
Oct 29, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 13, 2011

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  • Oct 29, 2011 | 1:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 30, 2011 | 6:32am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 31, 2011 | 2:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 13, 2011 | 9:18am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 13, 2011 | 8:17pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 13, 2011 | 11:18pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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