Book Discussion on The Presidential Campaign of Barack Obama

Dewey Clayton talked about his book, The Presidential Campaign of Barack Obama: A Critical Analysis of a Racially Transcendent Strategy. In… read more

Dewey Clayton talked about his book, The Presidential Campaign of Barack Obama: A Critical Analysis of a Racially Transcendent Strategy. In his book he examines how race in U.S. politics has changed and offers insight into Obama’s 2008 candidacy. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Louisville, Kentucky, on June 8-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local 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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Book Discussion on The Presidential Campaign of Barack Obama

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307365-1
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Interview
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Louisville, Kentucky, United States
First Aired:
Aug 4, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 5, 2012

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  • Aug 04, 2012 | 12:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 04, 2012 | 8:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2012 | 5:35am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2012 | 3:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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