The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom: A conversation with historian Peniel Joseph
Historian and Basic Black panelist Peniel Joseph sat down with WGBH News' Bob Seay for a conversation on the significance of the March on Washington, then and now. (Peniel Joseph is a professor of history at Tufts University; he is the founding director of the Center for Race and Democracy and is working on a biography of Stokely Carmichael, due to be published next year.)
Peniel Joseph's New York Times Op-Ed on John F. Kennedy and the civil rights movement.
Listen to WGBH's original coverage of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
(The new season of Basic Black begins September 20; Fridays at 7:30pm on WGBH Channel 2.)