Upton Sinclair's The Jungle

Anthony Arthur talked about Upton Sinclair’s book The Jungle as a literary work. Upton Sinclair first published his novel The Jungle in 1905. It… read more

Anthony Arthur talked about Upton Sinclair’s book The Jungle as a literary work. Upton Sinclair first published his novel The Jungle in 1905. It is about a young immigrant and his experience working in a slaughterhouse in Chicago. Professor Arthur discussed the impact this book and other works by Upton Sinclair had on American culture. He responded to questions from members of the audience.

Professor Arthur’s forthcoming book Radical Innocent: Upton Sinclair, to be published by Random House, will reappraise the life and work of Upton Sinclair. close

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Upton Sinclair's The Jungle

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Program ID:
191212-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
May 28, 2006 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 23, 2006 | 6:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 28, 2006 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 2006 | 10:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 11, 2006 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 23, 2006 | 6:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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