Race and Literature

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison spoke to students and faculty about race and history in
America and what she called “the future of the… read more

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison spoke to students and faculty about race and history in

America and what she called “the future of the past.” She also

talked about the role of race in fiction writing and its importance

in the discussion of the role of race in America. Ms. Morrison read

from portions of her work and answered questions from audience members following her prepared remarks. close

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Race and Literature

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Program ID:
85005-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Jul 21, 1997
Last Aired:
Oct 14, 1997

Airing Details

  • Jul 21, 1997 | 10:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 21, 1997 | 7:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 22, 1997 | 1:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 29, 1997 | 1:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 13, 1997 | 5:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 14, 1997 | 3:26am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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