In Depth with Peniel Joseph
Author and historian Peniel Joseph talked about his life and career. He also responded to viewers' calls, Facebook comments,… read more
Author and historian Peniel Joseph talked about his life and career. He also responded to viewers' calls, Facebook comments, electronic mails, and tweets on topics such as rewriting post-war black history, the civil rights movement and the Obama era, among others.
A video clip was shown of an April 1998 interview with Kwame Ture and of a recent visit to Mr. Joseph’s home in Somerville, Massachusetts, where he talked about his writing habits.
The Tufts University professor is the author of three books: Waiting 'Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America; Dark Days, Bright Nights: From Black Power to Barack Obama; and Stokely: A Life. He is also the editor of: The Black Power Movement: Rethinking the Civil Rights-Black Power Era, and Neighborhood Rebels: Black Power at the Local Level. close
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