David Kennedy, Historian

Season 2010 Episode 41 | 28m 48s

Stanford professor emeritus David Kennedy discusses his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Freedom from Fear, about the Great Depression. He compares the financial crisis of that time to today, and also discusses the role of the historian in commenting on present-day issues. This interview is part of Dialogue's Sun Valley Writers' Conference series.

Aired: 12/23/10

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

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