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The HistoryMakers video oral history with David Levering Lewis.

Author: David Levering Lewis; Larry Crowe; Scott Stearns; Neculai Burghelea; HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Summary:
Historian and professor David Levering Lewis was born on May 25, 1936 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Attending schools in Arkansas, Ohio and Georgia, Lewis graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee in 1956. Lewis received his M.A. degree in history from Columbia University in 1959. Earning his Ph.D. degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 1962, Lewis taught at a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Internet videos
Interviews
Named Person: David Levering Lewis; David Levering Lewis
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Levering Lewis; Larry Crowe; Scott Stearns; Neculai Burghelea; HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection),
OCLC Number: 1000518860
Credits: Videographer, Scott Stearns.
Videographer, Neculai Burghelea.
Performer(s): Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Event notes: Recorded
New York, New York
2005 March 10.
Recorded
New York, New York
2005 June 9.
Recorded
New York, New York
2007 April 17.
Description: 1 online resource (13 video files (6 hr., 13 min., 35 sec.)) : sound, color.
Other Titles: History Makers video oral history with David Levering Lewis
David Levering Lewis

Abstract:

Historian and professor David Levering Lewis was born on May 25, 1936 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Attending schools in Arkansas, Ohio and Georgia, Lewis graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee in 1956. Lewis received his M.A. degree in history from Columbia University in 1959. Earning his Ph.D. degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 1962, Lewis taught at a number of schools including Howard and Harvard Universities. Joining Rutgers University in 1985, he became the Martin Luther King, Jr., Professor of History. In 2003, Lewis was appointed Julius Silver Professor at New York University. Lewis authored several books and won two Pulitzer Prizes for his biographies of W.E.B. DuBois. He was also awarded the Bancroft Prize and the Francis Parkman Prize in 1994. A former president of the Society of American Historians, Lewis sat on the board of the NAACP's The Crisis magazine.

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