Summer for the Gods

Mr. Larson talked about his book, Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America’s Continuing Debate over Science and Religion. The book… read more

Mr. Larson talked about his book, Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America’s Continuing Debate over Science and Religion. The book examines the famous 1925 when a Tennessee teacher was tried for teaching evolution as well as how this trial and the issues involved have been debated since then. After reading excerpts from the book, he took questions from the audience. Larson won the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for History. close

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Summer for the Gods

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Program ID:
95800-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Apr 18, 1998 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 19, 1998 | 5:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 18, 1998 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 18, 1998 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 19, 1998 | 5:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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