David W. Blight
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David W. Blight

David William Blight is a Class of 1954 Professor of American History at Yale University and Director of the Gilder-Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition. Blight was the Class of 1959 Professor of History at Amherst College, where he taught for 13 years. Wikipedia*

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David W. Blight has 35 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Forum as a Professor for the Amherst College. The year with the most videos was 2012 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2001 with an average of 1,802 views per program. Most appearances with Harold Holzer (6), Edna Greene Medford (3), James O. Horton (3). Most common tags: Civil War, African American History, African Americans.

Appearances by Title:c. June 9, 2004 - Present Director, Gilder Lehrman Ctr. for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, Yale University Videos: 26 c. January 1, 2009 - Present Chair, Nonfiction Panel, National Book Foundation Videos: 1 c. July 1, 2002 - Present Professor, History Department, Yale University Videos: 1


Professor, Amherst College c. January 1, 1999 - c. June 1, 2002 Videos: 7

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