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V.P. Franklin

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Date of Interview

2010-02-06

Interviewer

Stephen McKiernan

Interviewee

Franklin, V. P. (Vincent P.), 1947-

Biographical Text

Dr. V.P. Franklin is a Distinguished Professor of History and Education at the University of California, Riverside. Dr. Franklin is the editor of the Journal of African American History. He is the author of The Education of Black Philadelphia: The Social and Educational History of a Minority Community, 1900-1950, Black Self-Determination: A Cultural History of African American Resistance, Living Our Stories, Telling Our Truths: Autobiography and the Making of the African American Intellectual Tradition, and Martin Luther King Jr.: A Biography. Dr. Franklin received his Bachelor's degree from Penn State University, his Master's degree in Teaching from Harvard University, and a Ph.D. in the History of Education from the University of Chicago.

Duration

02:31:14

Language

English

Digital Publisher

Binghamton University Libraries

Digital Format

audio/mp4

Accessibility

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Original Format

MicroCassette

Material Type

Sound

Interview Format

Audio

Subject LCSH

College teachers;
University of California, Riverside;
Editors;
Authors;
Franklin, V. P. (Vincent P.), 1947--Interviews

Rights Statement

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Keywords

Penn State University; Harvard; The Young Americans for Freedom; African American student; Black Power; Jackson State; Anti-War Movement; Black Panthers; John Carlos; Students for a Democratic Society; Weathermen; Nation of Islam; Richard Nixon; Black capitalism; Ronald Reagan; George H.W. Bush; Vietnam drafts.

Files

V.P. FRANKLIN.jpg

Citation

“V.P. Franklin,” Digital Collections, accessed February 7, 2023, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/883.