Ida B. Wells

Smith College Africana Studies Professor Paula Giddings talked about anti-lynching activist and civil rights pioneer Ida B. Wells. She… read more

Smith College Africana Studies Professor Paula Giddings talked about anti-lynching activist and civil rights pioneer Ida B. Wells. She discussed Wells' career as a journalist and newspaper publisher in the late 1800s, the lynching of her friend, her exile from Memphis and her activism in Brooklyn and Chicago. Ms. Giddings is the author of Ida: A Sword Among Lions: Ida B. Wells and the Campaign Against Lynching. The Brooklyn Historical Society hosted this event. close

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Ida B. Wells

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Program ID:
457062-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 03, 2019 | 6:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 2019 | 3:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 03, 2019 | 6:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 03, 2019 | 10:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 09, 2019 | 10:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 20, 2019 | 9:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 21, 2019 | 3:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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