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Series
Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt
Program
Changing Shape of the United Nations, The
Program Number

203

Series Description

Roundtable discussion of foreign and domestic affairs featuring leading political, academic, and journalistic experts. Series was hosted by Eleanor Roosevelt and was filmed on location at Brandies University. Series release date: 1959

Program Description

Guests: Lawrence Fuchs, Dean of the Brandeis University Faculty and co-instructor, with Mrs. Roosevelt, of a course on international organization and law; Raymond Aron, France’s leading political writer, professor of Sociology at the Sorbonne, author of “The Century of Total War”, columnist for the Paris Le Figaro, France's leading newspaper, he is currently at Harvard University writing a three volume study of war; General Carlos Romulo, Philippines Ambassador to the United States, and President of the United Nations Fourth General Assembly and helped to write the United Nations charter in 1945, and President of the Security Council in 1957, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist; Senator Michael Mansfield (Democrat, Montana), probable successor to Lyndon Johnson as Majority Leader when the Senate reconvenes in January, twice delegate to the United Nations General Assembly, in the new administration, he will be a leading foreign policy spokesman.

Recorded by WGBH from the Brandeis University campus in Waltham, MA.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Talk Show
Topics
Public Affairs
Citation
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