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How cultural forces at play in the 1970's influenced America

Clip: 05/05/2021 | 6m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

A new book argues the 1970's was a moment when TV, movies, and music all shifted into a new gear, changing the cultural landscape in ways that continue to today. Jeffrey Brown has a conversation with author Ron Brownstein about his book "Rock Me on the Water: 1974-The Year Los Angeles Transformed Movies, Music, Television, and Politics." This segment is part of our arts and culture series, CANVAS.

Aired: 05/05/21

Rating: NR

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