Past and Present with Jill Lepore: Parrot Fever Panic of 1930
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Jill Lepore, professor of American history at Harvard, staff writer at The New Yorker and author of The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party’s Revolution and the Battle Over American History, continues her stint as our weekly guest for the month of May. She will discuss how four past historical moments have influenced the present political and social climate in the United States.
Today's historical moment: The Parrot Fever Panic of 1930