Jack Bass
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Jack Bass

Jack Bass is an American author. He received a Nieman Fellowship from Harvard University for 1965-66; was the South Carolina Newspaperman of the Year in 1968 and 1972; his 'The Transfomation of Southern Politics' was on the American Library Association's "Notable Books for Adults List" for 1976; and he received a Robert F. Kennedy Book Award for Taming the Storm in 1994. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jack Bass has 10 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Forum as a Professor for the Journalism of the University of Mississippi. The year with the most videos was 2008 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2005 with an average of 126 views per program. Most common tags: African American History, Journalism, Minorities.

Appearances by Title:c. August 1, 1999 - Present Professor, Humanities, College of Charleston Videos: 6 c. January 1, 1987 - Present Professor, Journalism, University of Mississippi Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Political Parties in the South

    Political Parties in the South

    Leaders of the Democratic and Republican Parties in Mississippi talked about how the South has changed politically since the Civil Rights movement. Among…

  • <em>Strom</em>


    Jack Bass was interviewed at the South Carolina Book Festival about the book he co-authored, Strom: The Complicated Personal…

  • <em>Strom</em>


    Jack Bass, co-author of Strom: The Complicated Personal And Political Life of Strom Thumond, talked about former Senator Strom…

  • <em>The Orangeburg Massacre</em>

    The Orangeburg Massacre

    Jack Bass was interviewed by the Book TV Bus at the South Carolina Reading Festival. He talked about the Orangeburg…

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