Visions of the Black Belt

Robin McDonald and Valerie Pope Burnes talked about their book Visions of the Black Belt: A Cultural Survey of the Heart of Alabama, in which they describe the towns,… read more

Robin McDonald and Valerie Pope Burnes talked about their book Visions of the Black Belt: A Cultural Survey of the Heart of Alabama, in which they describe the towns, cultures, homes, and people of Alabama’s agricultural and historic “black belt” area.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, from March 19-24 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast 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 Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Visions of the Black Belt

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Program ID:
408274-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Greensboro, Alabama, United States
First Aired:
Apr 16, 2016 | 4:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 17, 2016 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 16, 2016 | 4:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 17, 2016 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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