Book Discussion on On the Move

S.R. Martin, Jr. talked about his book, On the Move: A Black Family’s Western Saga, in which he recounts his families migration… read more

S.R. Martin, Jr. talked about his book, On the Move: A Black Family’s Western Saga, in which he recounts his families migration during the 1940's from East Texas to San Francisco by way of Wyoming and Montana. In his book, Martin compares his childhood growing up in Wyoming and Montana to those of his relatives who remained in the Jim Crow south.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Olympia, Washington, from January 13-16 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.  close

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

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Book Discussion on On the Move

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Interview
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Olympia, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Feb 1, 2014
Last Aired:
Feb 2, 2014

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  • Feb 01, 2014 | 12:34pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 01, 2014 | 4:29pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 02, 2014 | 10:12am EST | C-SPAN 2
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