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DeWitt Clinton High School

DeWitt Clinton High School is a public high school located in Bedford Park, Bronx, New York City, New York. After more than a century in existence and a raft of famous alumni, DeWitt Clinton High School has recently fallen on hard times. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
DeWitt Clinton High School has hosted 3 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 2002 Speech. Most appearances with Sol Stein (2), Jack Shapiro (2). Most common tags: American Writers Programs, Baldwin, James, Early Cold War (1945-1961).

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    Native Sons

    Author, playwright, and editor Sol Stein discussed his book, Native Sons: A Friendship That Created One of the Greatest Works of…

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    Class Discussion of The Fire Next Time

    At the high school where James Baldwin attended, a class of students talked about Baldwin and his book The Fire Next Time.…

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    Memories of James Baldwin

    Mr. Stein, who was a close friend of author James Baldwin, talked about his experiences. They both attended DeWitt Clinton…

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