Whose Detroit?

In her book Whose Detroit?, Heather Ann Thompson examined the racial and political tensions that plagued Detroit for much of the 20th century and how these… read more

In her book Whose Detroit?, Heather Ann Thompson examined the racial and political tensions that plagued Detroit for much of the 20th century and how these continued tensions led to an uprising in 1967.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2019 LCV Cities Tour” in Detroit, Michigan, from from May 18-24, 2019, 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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Whose Detroit?

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Program ID:
461513-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Detroit, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Jun 15, 2019 | 12:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 16, 2019 | 10:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 15, 2019 | 12:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 16, 2019 | 10:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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