U.S. History

Book TV at the University of Pennsylvania: Steven Hahn, "The Political Worlds of Slavery and Freedom"

Steven Hahn

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University of Pennsylvania professor Steven Hahn discusses his latest book, "The Political Worlds of Slavery and Freedom," in which he argues that historians have presented an incomplete picture of African-American emancipation and the struggle for civil rights that followed.  Prof. Hahn was interviewed at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.             

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Steven Hahn

Steven Hahn is a professor of history at the University of Pennsylvania.  His 2004 book, "A Nation under Our Feet, " was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in History and the Bancroft Prize in American History.   


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Book TV at the University of Pennsylvania: Steven Hahn, "The Political Worlds of Slavery and Freedom"

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  • Saturday, January 26th at 9:30pm (ET)
  • Monday, January 14th at 1:35am (ET)
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  • Sunday, December 16th at 1pm (ET)
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