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Ira Berlin

Ira Berlin is an American historian, a Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, and a past President of the Organization of American Historians. Berlin is the author of such books as 'Many Thousands Gone' and 'Generations of Captivity'. He serves as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Ira Berlin has 13 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Call-In as a Professor for the History Department of the University of Maryland, College Park. The year with the most videos was 2000 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 1,178 views per program. Most appearances with James O. Horton (3). Most common tags: African Americans, Civil War, African American History.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2010 - Present Distinguished Professor, History Department, University of Maryland, College Park Videos: 5 c. January 1, 1998 - Present Professor, History Department, University of Maryland, College Park Videos: 8

Recent Appearances

  • Defining Black America

    Defining Black America

    Historians and scholars talked about who is considered “black” in America. This talk was a session of “The Future of the African…

  • Demise of Slavery

    Demise of Slavery

    Ira Berlin talked about his book The Long Emancipation: The Demise of Slavery in the United States. In his book, Professor…

  • Race, History, and Teaching the Civil War

    Race, History, and Teaching the Civil War

    Participants talked about the modern context of the Civil War, how it is taught in classrooms, and improvements that could be made…

  • <em>The Making of African America</em>

    The Making of African America

    Professor Ira Berlin talked about his book The Making of African America: The Four Great Migrations. The interview, part of Book…

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