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Scully/The World Show

Katharine Graham (#120)

Personal History, the engaging biography of Katharine Graham is the of this week's show. Robert Scully talks with Katharine Graham, head of the Washington Post, about her unique life and her relationship with the paper once headed by her father and late husband, Phil Graham. From her privileged, yet strict childhood, to the tragedy which put her in control of the Post, the details of Katharine Graham's life are what American legends are made of. She secures her place in history with her many associations, recalling for us memories of Camelot, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon and the Reagans. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: SCULLY/THE WORLD SHOW is devoted to one-on-one interviews with some of the world's most significant and famous personalities. Host Robert Scully has been described by Canadian daily La Presse as "the best interviewer on television." Since its debut in Canada in 1983, the series has featured Nobel laureates, heads of state, royalty, authors, financiers, athletes, designers, diplomats and philanthropists.

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