In Depth with Representative John Lewis

Civil rights leader and Representative John Lewis (D-GA) has passed away at 80 after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in December of 2019.… read more

Civil rights leader and Representative John Lewis (D-GA) has passed away at 80 after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in December of 2019.

In this program from October of 2013, Representative Lewis talked about his life and work, including his civil rights activism and speaking at the March on Washington with Martin Luther King, Jr.

Mr. Lewis was the chair of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee from 1963 to 1966. Elected to the U.S. Congress in 1986, he was the Democratic representative of Georgia’s 5th Congressional District. He was the author of three nonfiction books: Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement; Across That Bridge: Life Lessons and a Vision for Change; and March: Book 1. close

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  • Walking with the Wind
    John Lewis with Michael D'Orso.
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  • March
    [written by] John Lewis, Andrew Aydin ; [illustrated by] Nate Powell.
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In Depth with Representative John Lewis

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Program ID:
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Call-In
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 06, 2013 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 19, 2020 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Oct 06, 2013 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 07, 2013 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 12, 2013 | 8:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 28, 2013 | 11:45am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 19, 2020 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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