Dr. Alan Brinkley

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Date of Interview

1997-08-13

Interviewer

Stephen McKiernan

Interviewee

Brinkley, Alan

Biographical Text

Dr. Alan Brinkley (June 2, 1949 - June 17, 2019) was an author, scholar and professor of American History at Columbia University. He specialized in the history of twentieth-century America. Dr. Brinkley has been part of the Columbia University faculty for 27 years where he also served as the University Provost and chair of the Department of History. He previously taught American History at the University of Cambridge and Oxford University. Dr. Brinkley received his Bachelor's degree from Princeton University and his Ph.D. from Harvard University.

Duration

01:08:21

Language

English

Digital Publisher

Binghamton University libraries

Digital Format

ausio/mp4

Accessibility

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Original Format

MicroCassette

Material Type

Sound

Interview Format

Audio

Subject LCSH

Authors;
Scholars;
College Teachers;
Columbia University;
Brinkley, Alan--Interviews

Rights Statement

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Keywords

Baby boom generation; Vietnam War; Youth Rebellion; Abortion; Trust; Black Power Activist; Timothy Leary; Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.; John F. Kennedy; George McGovern.

Files

alan-brinkley.jpg

Citation

“Dr. Alan Brinkley ,” Digital Collections, accessed September 28, 2021, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/857.