Book Discussion on A Letter to America

Former U.S. Senator and Oklahoma Governor David Boren talked about his book A Letter to America. In the book he outlines what he considers… read more

Former U.S. Senator and Oklahoma Governor David Boren talked about his book A Letter to America. In the book he outlines what he considers to be necessary steps to ensure the continuance of the United States as a global superpower. He talked about the experiences with students that led him to write the book.

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

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Book Discussion on A Letter to America

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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Norman, Oklahoma, United States
First Aired:
May 5, 2012
Last Aired:
May 6, 2012

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  • May 05, 2012 | 12:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 05, 2012 | 5:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 06, 2012 | 2:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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