The Warmth of Other Suns

Isabel Wilkerson spoke about her book The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration (Random House, 2010). The book… read more

Isabel Wilkerson spoke about her book The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration (Random House, 2010). The book outlines the history of the exodus of six million African Americans out of the Jim Crow South to the North and Midwest during much of the 20th century. She responded to questions from members of the audience at this Aiken Lecture at the Atlanta History Center.

She previously worked for the New York Times and was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for feature writing in 1994. close

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The Warmth of Other Suns

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Program ID:
297188-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 28, 2010 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 03, 2011 | 1:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Dec 28, 2010 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 29, 2010 | 2:18am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2011 | 2:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 2011 | 6:19am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 15, 2011 | 8:04pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 05, 2011 | 12:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 01, 2011 | 12:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 02, 2011 | 4:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 03, 2011 | 1:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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