W.E.B. Du Bois Ray and his guests will examine the legacy of W.E.B. Du Bois. Though the influential African-American scholar died on the eve of the historic March on Washington in 1963 -- many of his writings seem like they could be written today. At the time of his death he had renounced his U.S. citizenship and lived in self-exile in Africa. Join Ray Suarez for a look at the personal and intellectual odyssey of W.E.B. DuBois...on the next Talk of the Nation live from The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Guests: Louis Massiah Producer/Director, W.E.B. Du Bois: A Biography in Four Voices to be aired February 7 (9pm EST), on PBS Producer/Director of the award-winning series, Eyes on the Prize II Earle Lewis Professor of History, and Professor of Afro-American and African Studies, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Senior Associate Dean, University of Michigan Graduate School Harold Cruse Professor Emeritus of History and African American Studies University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Listeners call in
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W.E.B. Du Bois

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W.E.B. Du Bois

W.E.B. Du Bois

W.E.B. Du Bois

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Ray and his guests will examine the legacy of W.E.B. Du Bois. Though the influential African-American scholar died on the eve of the historic March on Washington in 1963 — many of his writings seem like they could be written today. At the time of his death he had renounced his U.S. citizenship and lived in self-exile in Africa. Join Ray Suarez for a look at the personal and intellectual odyssey of W.E.B. DuBois...on the next Talk of the Nation live from The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Guests: Louis Massiah Producer/Director, W.E.B. Du Bois: A Biography in Four Voices to be aired February 7 (9pm EST), on PBS Producer/Director of the award-winning series, Eyes on the Prize II Earle Lewis Professor of History, and Professor of Afro-American and African Studies, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Senior Associate Dean, University of Michigan Graduate School Harold Cruse Professor Emeritus of History and African American Studies University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Listeners call in