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Best of Studs Terkel: Frederick Douglass/Lerone Bennett, Jr.

Lerone Bennet, Jr.

Lerone Bennet, Jr.

Friday, February 13 at 10:00 pm

In February 1971 Studs Terkel presented this birthday program honoring abolitionist Frederick Douglass, who rose from slavery to become the leading African-American voice of the nineteenth century. The program also includes a conversation with scholar, author, and social historian Lerone Bennett Jr., known for his analysis of race relations in the United States.

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