John Edgar Wideman

John Edgar Wideman

John Edgar Wideman is an American writer, professor at Brown University, and sits on the contributing editorial board of the literary journal 'Conjunctions'. Wikipedia*

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John Edgar Wideman has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 524 views per program. Most common tag: Race Relations.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Writing to Save a Life</em>

    Writing to Save a Life

    John Edgar Wideman talked about his book Writing to Save a Life: the Louis Till File, in which he discusses the execution of Louis Till…

  • Richard Wright at 100

    Richard Wright at 100

    Marking the 100th birthday of novelist, non-fiction author and social critic Richard Wright, the panelists talked about the…

  • <em>The Cattle Killing</em>

    The Cattle Killing

    Mr. Wideman talked about his new book, The Cattle Killing, which is about racism in 18th century Philadelphia. He also read…

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