Down to the Crossroads

The March Against Fear was the final march of the civil rights movement of the 1960s. In his book, Down to the Crossroads: Civil Rights Black Power and the… read more

The March Against Fear was the final march of the civil rights movement of the 1960s. In his book, Down to the Crossroads: Civil Rights Black Power and the Meredith March Against Fear, author Aram Goudsouzian explained what happened during that march, which began in Memphis in June of 1966.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Memphis, Tennessee, from September 15-21, 2018, 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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Down to the Crossroads

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Program ID:
454153-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
First Aired:
Nov 17, 2018 | 7:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Nov 18, 2018 | 8:31am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Nov 17, 2018 | 7:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 18, 2018 | 8:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
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