Emancipation and the Great Migration

Participants talked about the Emancipation Proclamation and its impact on African American culture and society in America from the Civil… read more

Participants talked about the Emancipation Proclamation and its impact on African American culture and society in America from the Civil War through Reconstruction, and later the Great Migration from South to North. They also talked about Isabel Wilkerson’s The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America s Great Migration, with actors reading passages from the book. They also responded to questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
310264-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 28, 2013

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  • Jan 21, 2013 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 21, 2013 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 26, 2013 | 9:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 26, 2013 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 27, 2013 | 4:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 28, 2013 | 5:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
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