Speaking Freely

Nat Hentoff talked about his book, Speaking Freely: A Memoir, published by Knopf. Building on his earlier autobigraphical work Boston Boy,… read more

Nat Hentoff talked about his book, Speaking Freely: A Memoir, published by Knopf. Building on his earlier autobigraphical work Boston Boy, this book begins in the 1950's, focusing on his time in New York as a columnist, activist, and music critic. The book outlines how he came to his opinions on various social issues of the day as well as his relationships with jazz musicians and folk singers. He also talked about his views on politics and politicians. Mr. Hentoff is a journalist and also contributes liner notes for jazz albums. close

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Program ID:
91396-1
Category:
Booknotes
Format:
Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 19, 1997 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Mar 28, 2009 | 6:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Oct 19, 1997 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 19, 1997 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 20, 1997 | 5:58am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 30, 2007 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 28, 2009 | 6:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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