Q&A with Dick Lehr Dick Lehr talked about his book, The Birth of a Nation: How a Legendary Filmmaker and a Crusading Editor Reignited America’s Civil War,… read more

Q&A with Dick Lehr Dick Lehr talked about his book, The Birth of a Nation: How a Legendary Filmmaker and a Crusading Editor Reignited America’s Civil War, about the 1915 movie of the same title. The film by D.W. Griffith was shown to President Woodrow Wilson at the White House and across the nation despite attempts by African-American civil rights advocate and newspaper publisher William Monroe Trotter and others to stop it. Mr. Trotter took Griffith to task for his portrayal in the film of African Americans in the post-Civil War era. close

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Q&A with Dick Lehr

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 11, 2015 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
Last Aired:
Apr 10, 2015 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jan 11, 2015 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 11, 2015 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 11, 2015 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 11, 2015 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 12, 2015 | 5:56am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 14, 2015 | 8:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 14, 2015 | 11:45am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Feb 14, 2015 | 5:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 18, 2015 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 19, 2015 | 1:20am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 10, 2015 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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