Coming of Age: The Story of Our Century
Mr. Terkel, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, talked about his new book, Coming of Age: The Story of Our Century by Those Who Lived It. He described some of the interviews which make up the book and discussed his observations. Following Mr. Terkel, Prof. Galbraith spoke briefly and they both took questions from the audience. close
People in this video
Philip Sharp Director Harvard University->Institute of Politics
John Kenneth Galbraith Professor Emeritus Harvard University->Economics
Studs Terkel Author
Your purchase helps support C-SPAN
Click here to learn how
C-SPAN.org offers links to books featured on the C-SPAN networks to make it simpler for viewers to purchase them. C-SPAN has agreements with retailers that share a small percentage of your purchase price with our network. For example, as an Amazon Associate, C-SPAN earns money from your qualifying purchases. However, C-SPAN only receives this revenue if your book purchase is made using the links on this page.
Any revenue realized from this program goes into a general account to help fund C-SPAN operations.
Please note that questions regarding fulfillment, customer service, privacy policies, or issues relating to your book orders should be directed to the Webmaster or administrator of the specific bookseller's site and are their sole responsibility.
- Harvard University | Kennedy (J.F.) School of GovernmentHarvard University | Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government
- Coming of age
Censorship in the Arts
Mr. Frohnmayer spoke about his perspectives on the negative effects of censorhip. He emphasized that education both by…
The Craft of the Journalistic Interview
Mr. Wallace and Mr. Terkel talked about their experiences as journalistic interviewers. They discussed past experiences…
Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers
Mr. Morse discussed Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of American Writers and Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Tenth Edition. Mr. Morse explored…
Presidential Radio Address
In his weekly radio address President Bush talked about the National Book Festival occurring today at the Library of…