Liking Ike

David Blake talked about his book Liking Ike: Eisenhower, Advertising, and the Rise of Celebrity Politics, in which he looks at the role played by celebrity… read more

Liking Ike David Blake talked about his book Liking Ike: Eisenhower, Advertising, and the Rise of Celebrity Politics, in which he looks at the role played by celebrity and advertising during the Eisenhower campaign and its effect on future politics.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Trenton, New Jersey, from April 15-21 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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Liking Ike

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Program ID:
427607-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Trenton, New Jersey, United States
First Aired:
May 20, 2017 | 6:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 21, 2017 | 3:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 20, 2017 | 6:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 21, 2017 | 3:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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