Culture and Society in the 1920s

Michael Kazin talked about culture and society in the 1920s. He spoke about Prohibition and the exploits of the gangster Al Capone, who… read more

Michael Kazin talked about culture and society in the 1920s. He spoke about Prohibition and the exploits of the gangster Al Capone, who eventually went to prison on tax evasion charges, the motion picture industry and the new production codes that sought to reduce sexuality in films, and the 1925 State of Tennessee v. John Thomas Scopes trial, in which a high school teacher faced charges of unlawfully teaching evolution in a state-funded school. close

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Culture and Society in the 1920s

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311135-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 11, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 3, 2014

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  • May 11, 2013 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 11, 2013 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 11, 2013 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 12, 2013 | 12:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 02, 2013 | 9:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 03, 2013 | 12:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 03, 2013 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 03, 2013 | 6:21am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2014 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2014 | 12:34am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2014 | 5:08am EST | C-SPAN 3
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