Biographies

"Woody Guthrie, American Radical"

Will Kaufman

About the Program

Will Kaufman takes a look at folk singer Woody Guthrie's political activism throughout the Great Depression, World War II, the Cold War, the Korean War, the McCarthy era, and the Civil Rights era.  The singer-songwriter is best known for his song, "This Land Is Your Land." This event was hosted by Barnes & Noble Booksellers in New York City. 

About the Authors

Will Kaufman

Will Kaufman is a professor of American literature and culture at the University of Central Lancashire, England.  His books include "American Culture in the 1970s" and "The Civil War in American Culture."   


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"Woody Guthrie, American Radical"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, October 22nd at 9:15pm (ET)
  • Sunday, October 2nd at 8am (ET)
  • Saturday, October 1st at 9am (ET)
  • Sunday, September 18th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, September 17th at 4pm (ET)
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