Eric Foner

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Eric Foner is a Professor for the History of the Columbia University with 46 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 Interview. The year with the most videos was 2001 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 2,248 views per program. Most appearances with Harold Holzer (5), Edna Greene Medford (3), Alan Brinkley (2). Most common tags: Civil War, African American History, U.S. History.

Appearances by Title:c. January 23, 1997 - Present Professor, History, Columbia University Videos: 46

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  • Commemorating Post-Civil War Reconstruction in National Parks

    Commemorating Post-Civil War Reconstruction in National Parks

    Historians talked about the challenges of interpreting the post-Civil War period in the national parks and about the first…

  • Voting Rights

    Voting Rights

    Historians explored whether history impacts contemporary views on voting rights. They also answered audience questions on how to keep…

  • Reconstruction and Civil Rights

    Reconstruction and Civil Rights

    Eric Foner talked about the challenges of establishing civil rights for freedmen in the Reconstruction period and beyond. This…

  • Legacy of Reconstruction

    Legacy of Reconstruction

    Historians and authors talked about the legacy of Reconstruction. They speculated on Abraham Lincoln’s plans for the…

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