David Garrow
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David Garrow

David J. Garrow is an American historian and author of the book 'Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference' , which won the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Biography. He also authors 'Liberty and Sexuality' , a history of the legal struggles over reproductive rights in the U.S. prior to the 'Roe v. Wade' decision, 'Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama' , and other works. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
David Garrow has 17 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Call-In as a Professor for the History Department of the American University. The year with the most videos was 1994 with three videos as a Professor for the City University of New York. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 1,546 views per program. Most appearances with Linda Greenhouse (4), Neal E. Devins (3), Lew Ketcham (3). Most common tags: Supreme Court Issues, Obama, Barack, Civil Rights.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2011 - Present Professor, School of Law, University of Pittsburgh Videos: 3 c. October 24, 1997 - Present Professor, Law, Emory University Videos: 5

Previously

Professor, Tyler (Lyon Gardiner) History Department, College of William and Mary c. October 22, 1994 - c. October 24, 1997 Videos: 3 Professor, City University of New York c. November 20, 1987 - c. October 22, 1994 Videos: 5 Professor, History Department, American University c. February 13, 1987 - c. November 20, 1987 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Q&A with David Garrow, Part 1

    Q&A with David Garrow, Part 1

    Professor David Garrow talked about his book, Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama, in which he looks at President…

  • Q&A with David Garrow, Part 2

    Q&A with David Garrow, Part 2

    Professor David Garrow talked about his book, Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama, in which he looks at President…

  • Government Surveillance and Race, Part 2

    Government Surveillance and Race, Part 2

    A day-long conference was held on government surveillance of black communities and its effects on black Americans. Freddy Martinez presented “Stingrays: A…

  • Double Life of Ernest Withers

    Double Life of Ernest Withers

    Panelists talked about Civil Rights photographer Ernest Withers, who had access to some of the most important figures of the…

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