Preserving Public Memory

Season 2013 Episode 14 | 28m 46s

Marcia Franklin talks with Brent Glass, director emeritus of the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, about the importance of preserving public memory and his experiences at the Smithsonian curating exhibits and overseeing its restoration. he two also discuss his appearance on the Colbert Report, what it was like to work on the Flight 93 memorial, and the book he is writing.

Aired: 10/31/13

Rating: TV-G

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