Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights

Professor Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez talked about her book, Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights, about the civil rights struggles of Texas Mexican… read more

Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights Professor Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez talked about her book, Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights, about the civil rights struggles of Texas Mexican Americans following World War II, some of the Mexican American pioneers who worked for change, and the challenges still facing Mexican Americans.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Austin, Texas, from December 2-6, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights

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Program ID:
323163-1
Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Austin, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jan 03, 2015 | 12:42pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 05, 2015 | 6:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Jan 03, 2015 | 12:42pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 04, 2015 | 9:45am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2015 | 6:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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