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Paul Robeson

Great Lives, Series 15 Episode 5 of 9

Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris.

Anna Ford nominates singer, actor and civil rights activist Paul Robeson. From Shakespeare to Showboat, his success as a stage actor was matched by his popularity as a singer, until he fell foul of the House of Un-American Activities Committee.

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30 minutes

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Fri 2 May 2008 23:00
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