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Broadcasting Freedom: Radio, War, and the Politics of Race, 1938-1948

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The World War II era represented the golden age of radio as a broadcast medium in the United States; it also witnessed a rise in African American activism against racial segregation and discrimination, especially as they were practiced by the federal government itself. In "Broadcasting Freedom," Barbara Savage links these cultural and political forces by showing how Africa ...more
Paperback, 408 pages
Published May 31st 1999 by University of North Carolina Press
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