African Americans in the 1920s

Connecticut College professor David Canton talked about the lives of African Americans in the 1920s. His lecture focused on the leaders,… read more

Connecticut College professor David Canton talked about the lives of African Americans in the 1920s. His lecture focused on the leaders, publications, and events that made up a turbulent era for race relations in America. Professor Canton spoke about African American leaders such as A. Philip Randolph, Marcus Garvey and W. E. B. Du Bois, and discussed major events, including the Great Migration, the re-birth of the Ku Klux Klan, and the 1921 Tulsa, Oklahoma race riots. close

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

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African Americans in the 1920s

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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New London, Connecticut, United States
First Aired:
Nov 9, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 3, 2014

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  • Nov 09, 2013 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 10, 2013 | 12:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 10, 2013 | 1:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2014 | 11:28pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2014 | 4:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2014 | 8:36am EST | C-SPAN 3
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