Aftermath of Slavery to Reconstruction

Shawn Leigh Alexander spoke about the era in between the end of slavery and the beginning of segregation. Professor Alexander talked… read more

Shawn Leigh Alexander spoke about the era in between the end of slavery and the beginning of segregation. Professor Alexander talked about the failed Civil Rights Act of 1875, the Supreme Court 's 1896 “separate but equal” ruling in Plessy v. Ferguson, and African American journalist Ida B. Wells work to expose the horrors of lynching. close

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

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  • Shawn Leigh Alexander Associate Professor University of Kansas->African and African-American Studies Department

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Aftermath of Slavery to Reconstruction

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310916-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Lawrence, Kansas, United States
First Aired:
Jun 15, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 21, 2014

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  • Jun 15, 2013 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 16, 2013 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 16, 2013 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2014 | 12:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2014 | 10:32pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 21, 2014 | 6:47am EST | C-SPAN 3
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