Bob Clark

Bob Clark

Benjamin "Bob" Clark was an American actor, director, screenwriter and producer best known for directing and writing the script with Jean Shepherd to the 1983 Christmas film 'A Christmas Story'. Although he worked primarily in the United States, from 1973 to 1983 he worked in Canada and was responsible for some of the most successful films in Canadian film history such as 'Black Christmas' , 'Murder by Decree' , 'Tribute' , and 'Porky's' . Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bob Clark has 14 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2007 Call-In as a Supervisory Archivist for the Archives of the Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum. The year with the most videos was 2014 with four videos. Most appearances with Susan Dunn (3), Christopher O'Sullivan (2). Most common tags: Roosevelt, Franklin, U.S. History, World War II.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2014 - Present Deputy Director, Archives, Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum Videos: 7 c. January 1, 2007 - Present Supervisory Archivist, Archives, Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum Videos: 7

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Harry Hopkins</em>

    Harry Hopkins

    Christopher O’Sullivan talked about his book, Harry Hopkins: FDR’s Envoy to Churchill and Stalin. The 2015 Roosevelt Reading…

  • <em>Timeless</em>


    Lucinda Franks talked about her book, Timeless: Love, Morgenthau, and Me. The 2015 Roosevelt Reading Festival was held by…

  • <em>Roosevelt and Stalin</em>

    Roosevelt and Stalin

    Susan Butler talked about her book, Roosevelt and Stalin: Portrait of a Partnership, about the relationship between President…

  • <em>Chasing History</em>

    Chasing History

    David Cross talked about his book, Chasing History: One Man’s Road Trip Through the Presidential Libraries, in which he…

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