Slavery and Cinema

Panelists talked about the evolution of slavery as depicted in film since the 1930s. They spoke about how filmmakers have framed the idea… read more

Panelists talked about the evolution of slavery as depicted in film since the 1930s. They spoke about how filmmakers have framed the idea of slavery, how portrayals of race relations and gender have changed, and how slave characters have shifted from the background to leading roles. This event was from the Society of Civil War Historians biennial meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. close

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

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  • Catherine Clinton Professor Queen's University of Belfast (UK)->U.S. History
  • John Inscoe Professor University of Georgia->History Department
  • Megan Kate Nelson Visiting Assistant Professor Brown University->History Department
  • Brenda Stevenson Professor University of California, Los Angeles->History Department
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Slavery and Cinema

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Program ID:
319829-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Aug 16, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 2014

Airing Details

  • Aug 16, 2014 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2014 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 16, 2014 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 22, 2014 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 22, 2014 | 11:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2014 | 3:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Aug 25, 2014 | 7:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 25, 2014 | 11:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 25, 2014 | 3:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 25, 2014 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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