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"The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement"

Taylor Branch

About the Program

From the 13th annual National Book Festival on the National Mall in Washington, DC, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Taylor Branch presents his book, The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement.

About the Authors

Taylor Branch

Taylor Branch is the author of a multi-volume history of the Civil Rights Movement, the first volume Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63 was the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize.  For more information, visit taylorbranch.com.


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"The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, January 20th at 10pm (ET)
  • Monday, January 20th at 10am (ET)
  • Saturday, December 14th at 8am (ET)
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