History of Obituaries

Panelists talked about the history of obituaries, including how obituaries are constructed, who gets an obituary, and what obituaries tell… read more

Panelists talked about the history of obituaries, including how obituaries are constructed, who gets an obituary, and what obituaries tell us about our society and our history.

This panel was part of the American Historical Association’s annual conference held in Washington, DC close

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

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  • Adam Bernstein Staff Writer Washington Post->Obituaries
  • Adam Clymer Chief Correspondent (Former) New York Times->Washington, DC
  • Janice Hume Professor University of Georgia->Journalism Department
  • Martin Kaplan Founding Director University of Southern California->Lear (Norman) Center
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History of Obituaries

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Program ID:
316844-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 8, 2014
Last Aired:
Apr 13, 2014

Airing Details

  • Feb 08, 2014 | 9:13am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 09, 2014 | 4:12pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 10, 2014 | 5:12am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2014 | 2:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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