Anne Spencer House and Garden

Anne Spencer was a poet during the Harlem Renaissance period. Her granddaughter, Shaun Spencer-Hester, gave a tour of her grandmother’s home and told the… read more

Anne Spencer was a poet during the Harlem Renaissance period. Her granddaughter, Shaun Spencer-Hester, gave a tour of her grandmother’s home and told the story of how Anne Spencer brought the Harlem Renaissance to Lynchburg, Virginia.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Lynchburg, Virginia, from January 20-26, 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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Anne Spencer House and Garden

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Program ID:
440592-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 17, 2018 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2018 | 11:22am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Feb 17, 2018 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 18, 2018 | 10:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 18, 2018 | 7:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2018 | 5:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2018 | 11:22am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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