Hidden Figures

Margot Lee Shetterly talked about her book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who… read more

Hidden Figures Margot Lee Shetterly talked about her book Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race, in which she recalls a group of African-American women, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden, who, starting in World War II and through the Cold War, were integral in the devising of the aeronautic calculations that propelled the United States to the lead in the space race. close

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Program ID:
414833-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Hampton, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 25, 2016 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 12, 2017 | 3:53am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Sep 25, 2016 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 01, 2016 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 02, 2016 | 4:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 15, 2016 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 11, 2016 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 28, 2016 | 9:15pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 28, 2016 | 10:14pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 29, 2016 | 2:34am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 11, 2017 | 9:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 12, 2017 | 3:53am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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