MEDIA

AUDIO

Podcast, Slate magazine
Political Gabfest
host, David Plotz
(September 3, 2020)
On  LIFE OF A KLANSMAN
Interview –– 11 min
WNYC New York
All of It
host, Alison Stewart 
(August 11, 2020)
On  LIFE OF A KLANSMAN
Interview –– 20 min
National Public Radio/WBUR
Here and Now
host, Robin Young 
(August 10, 2020)
On LIFE OF A KLANSMAN and
      SLAVES IN THE FAMILY
Interview –– 12 min
National Public Radio
Weekend Edition Sunday
host, Lulu Garcia-Navarro
(August 2, 2020)
On LIFE OF A KLANSMAN
Interview –– 8 min
National Public Radio
News and Notes
host, Farai Chideya
(June 24, 2008)
On race mixing in history
Interview –– 7 min
National Public Radio
Tell Me More
host, Michelle Martin
(December 6, 2007)
On race and genetics
Interview –– 17 min
National Public Radio/WBUR
Here and Now
host, Robin Young
(January 3, 2007)
On THE GENETIC STRAND
Interview –– 9 min
National Public Radio
The State of Things
host, Frank Stasio
(June 5, 2005)
On apologies for history's wrongs
Interview –– 12 min
National Public Radio
Fresh Air
host, Terry Gross
(March 18, 1998)
On SLAVES IN THE FAMILY
Interview –– 18 min
National Public Radio
The Other History
(radio documentary)
producer, David Isay
writer, Edward Ball 
(1994)
A search for descendants of slaves
Documentary –– 35 min

VIDEO

After Words
C-Span, Book TV
August 17, 2020 
host, Sheryll Cashin
Interview: writing LIFE OF A KLANSMAN (excerpt, 14 min)
An enslaved child named Priscilla
The African Americans:      
   Many Rivers to Cross
    (documentary)
PBS, October 22, 2013 
writer, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Segment: An enslaved child named Priscilla (6 min)
An enslaved child named Priscilla
PBS Newshour
WNET, November 24, 1998
host, Jim Lehrer
News segment: on SLAVES IN THE FAMILY (10 min)
SLAVES IN THE FAMILY
Good Morning America 
ABC-TV, March 1, 1998
News segment: "Descendants of Slaves and Slave Owners Meet"
 (11 min)
on Slaves in the Family
The Oprah Winfrey Show
ABC-TV, January 19, 1998
host, Oprah Winfrey
Segment: an apology for enslavement (4 min)
An apology for enslavement

PRINT

Publishers Weekly
(June 29, 2020)
Profile: "White Blight," by Sara Eckel 
Radcliffe magazine
(Harvard University, Summer 2017)
Profile: "A Family With a Past," by Pat Harris 
The Dallas Morning News
(April 26, 1998)
Profile: "His Own Family," by Jerome Weeks
The Philadelphia Inquirer
(March 8, 1998)
Profile: "A Tangled Family Tree," by Julia Klein
The Washington Post (August 28, 1994)
 
Profile: "This Harrowed Ground," by Lynne Duke

Interviews and media requests

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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