Ken Burns, the Emmy-Award winning documentarian, is known for illuminating American life through renowned films including “The Civil War,” “Jazz,” “The Statue of Liberty,” and “Baseball.” By chronicling seminal moments in our country’s past, he has provided context and perspective on many of the unprecedented cultural, political and racial challenges we face today.
Does Burns believe our nation is at a societal inflection point? And how much time must pass to reflect objectively on this tumultuous year?
Join moderator Marvin Kalb in a conversation with Ken Burns.
Ken Burns photo by Evan Barlow.