World War I and American Music

Michael Lasser talked about how World War I changed American music and the precedents these changes set for future wartime… read more

Michael Lasser talked about how World War I changed American music and the precedents these changes set for future wartime generations. He spoke about how songs reflected the wartime experiences of soldiers and people back home. He also argued that the music industry, including songwriters like Irving Berlin, contributed to the war effort by producing patriotic songs. close

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World War I and American Music

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Program ID:
320031-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 13, 2014
Last Aired:
Oct 3, 2014

Airing Details

  • Jul 13, 2014 | 6:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 19, 2014 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 20, 2014 | 5:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2014 | 11:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2014 | 4:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2014 | 11:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2014 | 3:33am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2014 | 7:19am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2014 | 10:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2014 | 2:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2014 | 6:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 03, 2014 | 10:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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