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Author Discussion on Race in America

Harvard University Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., Judge Richard Gergel, and Washington Post senior editor Steve Luxenberg talked race in… read more

Harvard University Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., Judge Richard Gergel, and Washington Post senior editor Steve Luxenberg talked race in America at the 19th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

Professor Gates is the author of Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow and Unexampled Courage. Judge Richard Gergel is the author of Unexampled Courage: The Blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the Awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring. Mr. Luxenberg is the author of Separate: The Story of Plessy v. Ferguson, and America’s Journey from Slavery to Segregation. close

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Aug 31, 2019 | 6:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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