Book Discussion on American Avatar: The United States In the Global Imagination

Barry Sanders examines how people around the world view the United States. He argues that the commonly held belief that the rest of… read more

Barry Sanders examines how people around the world view the United States. He argues that the commonly held belief that the rest of the world has developed a negative view of the U.S. since September 11, 2001, is wrong, and that people’s feelings about this country are complicated. He responded to questions from members of the audience at Vroman’s Bookstore in Pasadena, California. close

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

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  • Connie Kalter Events Coordinator Vroman's Bookstore
  • Barry Sanders Adjunct Assistant Professor University of California, Los Angeles->Communications Studies Department

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Book Discussion on American Avatar: The United States In the Global Imagination

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Pasadena, California, United States
First Aired:
Feb 11, 2012
Last Aired:
Feb 12, 2012

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  • Feb 11, 2012 | 11:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 12, 2012 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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