Open Phones with Farah Griffin

Farah Griffin talked about her book, Harlem Nocturne: Women Artists & Progressive Politics During World War II, in which she tells the… read more

Farah Griffin talked about her book, Harlem Nocturne: Women Artists & Progressive Politics During World War II, in which she tells the stories of choreographer and dancer Pearl Primus, composer and pianist Mary Lou Williams, and novelist Ann Petry, three black female artists whose creative and political efforts laid the groundwork for the civil rights movement. She also responded to viewer telephone calls and electronic communications. Ms. Griffin was interviewed at the 2013 Harlem Book Fair in New York City. close

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Open Phones with Farah Griffin

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Program ID:
313990-6
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jul 20, 2013
Last Aired:
Jul 21, 2013

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  • Jul 20, 2013 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 20, 2013 | 4:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 21, 2013 | 4:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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