American Experience 1988 | TV Show

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This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time. Its Peabody Award winners include profiles of FDR and Malcolm X, and such diverse topics as Nixon's 1972 trip to China, the controversy surrounding `Citizen (more…)

Premiered: October 4, 1988

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 1, Episode 9 Let Us Now Praise Famous Men Revisited

First Aired: November 29, 1988

The 1936 journey of writer James Agee and photographer Walker Evans through Alabama sharecropper country, which inspired their 1941 book, "Let Us Now Praise Famous Men." A 1979 BBC film.

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