Biography: A Brief History

Biographer Nigel Hamilton talked about his book Biography: A Brief History, published by Harvard University Press. He described the… read more

Biographer Nigel Hamilton talked about his book Biography: A Brief History, published by Harvard University Press. He described the historical evolution of the biography from the written word to film and television. The author talked about the ways people have recorded their own and others' lives and the difficulties of the practice. Mr. Hamilton also responded to questions from the audience. close

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  • Nigel Hamilton Fellow University of Massachusetts, Boston->McCormack (John W. ) Graduate School of Policy Studies

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Biography: A Brief History

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Program ID:
197088-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Apr 08, 2007 | 2:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 21, 2007 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 08, 2007 | 2:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 16, 2007 | 2:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 21, 2007 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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