American Masters

James Baldwin: Civil Rights Highlights

Clip: Season 4 Episode 4 | 3m 23s

Features highlights of Baldwin's deep involvement in the Civil Rights Movement, including "The Fire Next Time," the March on Washington, the March from Selma to Montgomery and the Baldwin/Buckley Debate at Cambridge University -- all excerpted from the film, JAMES BALDWIN: THE PRICE OF THE TICKET.

Aired: 08/22/13

Rating: NR

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