Political Satire in America

A panel discussion was held on political satire in America. The panelists shared samples of their work and Lewis Lapham read an essay on… read more

A panel discussion was held on political satire in America. The panelists shared samples of their work and Lewis Lapham read an essay on the subject of American satire. Following their discussion, the participants collectively responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. Sarah Jones moderated the discussion.

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Kurt Vonnegut is the author of A Man Without a Country; Paul Krassner is the author of One Hand Jerking: Reports from an Investigative Satirist; Barry Crimmins is the author of Never Shake Hands with a War Criminal; and Art Buchwald is the author of Beating Around the Bush, all published by Seven Stories Press. Lewis Lapham is the author of Gag Rule: On the Suppression of Dissent and Stifling of Democracy, published by Penguin Books. close

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Political Satire in America

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Program ID:
189364-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 16, 2005 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 11, 2010 | 5:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Oct 16, 2005 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 16, 2005 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 30, 2005 | 5:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 10, 2010 | 11:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 10, 2010 | 5:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 10, 2010 | 11:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 11, 2010 | 5:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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