Are You Dead?

As part of a Howard University leadership seminar, Bill Cosby spoke to the students about taking responsibility in their lives. He… read more

As part of a Howard University leadership seminar, Bill Cosby spoke to the students about taking responsibility in their lives. He spoke about rock music lyrics, gangs, drugs, sex, values, leadership, and action. He continuously urged students not to be passive in response to the music, words, and actions of those to whom they listen. He asked rhetorically: Are you dead? His talk contained many humorous and mocking references to current political and cultural figures. close

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Are You Dead?

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Program ID:
71120-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 20, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 31, 1996

Airing Details

  • Apr 20, 1996 | 8:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 20, 1996 | 11:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 21, 1996 | 8:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 26, 1996 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 30, 1996 | 8:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 31, 1996 | 1:22am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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