Book Discussion on Race and the University: A Memoir
George Henderson talked about his book, Race and the University: A Memoir, which recounts his experience as the third African-American… read more
George Henderson talked about his book, Race and the University: A Memoir, which recounts his experience as the third African-American professor hired at the University of Oklahoma and the obstacles he had to overcome.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on April 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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
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