World War II and Pop Culture

Professor Randy Roberts talked about the connections between popular culture and World War II in films such as Casablanca and The Fighting… read more

Professor Randy Roberts talked about the connections between popular culture and World War II in films such as Casablanca and The Fighting Seabees and in songs such as “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy of Company B.” Professor Roberts also described how patriotic sentiments made their way into comic books like Captain America. He responded to questions from students in the audience. close

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

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World War II and Pop Culture

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Program ID:
308683-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
First Aired:
Jan 12, 2013
Last Aired:
Apr 14, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jan 12, 2013 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 13, 2013 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 13, 2013 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 21, 2013 | 12:31pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 22, 2013 | 12:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2013 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2013 | 4:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 14, 2013 | 3:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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