This edition: "Eleanor Roosevelt: The War Years and After - 1939-1962, Vol. 3"Tweet
Original tape date: February 14, 2017.
First aired: October 17, 2017.
Carol Jenkins, award winning tv anchor and journalist and CUNY professor and author, Blanche Wiesen Cook, discuss book three of Wiesen Cook’s Roosevelt trilogy "Eleanor Roosevelt: The War Years and After-Volume 3.” Introduced by CUNY history professor Joshua B. Freeman, Carol Jenkins, host of CUNY TV’s “Black America,” and Prof. Wiesen Cook, distinguished professor of history at the CUNY Graduate Center and John Jay College, fervent admirers of Eleanor Roosevelt, highlight her commitment to a government with empathy for all, dedicated to those "in want, in need and, in trouble."
Blanche Wiesen Cook Distinguished Professor of History and Women's Studies, CUNY Graduate Center and John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY
Prof. Joshua B. Freeman Distinguished Professor of History, CUNY Graduate Center and Queens College
Carol Jenkins "Black America," Award winning tv anchor and journalist, CUNY TV