Richard R. John
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Richard R. John

Richard R. John is an American historian who specializes in the history of business, technology, and the state. He currently teaches courses in the history of communications at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. Wikipedia*

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Richard R. John has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Speech as an Associate Professor for the History Department of the University of Illinois at Chicago. The year with the most videos was 2010 with two videos. Most appearances with Nicholas Lemann (2). Most common tag: Telecommunication.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2010 - Present Professor, Graduate School of Journalism, Columbia University Videos: 4 c. January 1, 1998 - Present Associate Professor, History Department, University of Illinois at Chicago Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Future of Business Schools

    Future of Business Schools

    Panelists talked about the future of business schools and how they might change in the future. Among the topics they addressed were the value of a…

  • <em>Network Nation</em>

    Network Nation

    Richard John talked about the history of the telegraph and telephone in the U.S., the subject of his book, Network Nation: Inventing American…

  • Big Media

    Big Media

    Two authors discussed their books on the history of communications industries. Richard John, the author of Network Nation: Inventing American…

  • <em>Network Nation</em>

    Network Nation

    Richard John talked about his book Network Nation: Inventing American Telecommunications (Belknap Press of Harvard…

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