Author and former University of Iowa Professor David Plowden discusses his 2012 book, David Plowden?s Iowa

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Title

Author and former University of Iowa Professor David Plowden discusses his 2012 book, David Plowden?s Iowa

Subject

Humanities Across Iowa
Iowa City Flood
Social History; United States History

Description

David Plowden has published twenty-two books capturing myriad aspects of America and the Midwest over a career spanning more than fifty years. A former University of Iowa professor, Plowden?s works are held in the permanent collections of major repositories such as the Library of Congress, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Art Institute of Chicago. On July 7, 2013, Mr. Plowden gave a lecture in the Old Senate Chamber of the Old Capitol Museum on the University of Iowa campus. His lecture focused on the creation of his latest book, David Plowden?s Iowa (Humanities Iowa, 2012). He also sat down with the History Corps for an extended interview. Listen below for a window into the mind of a man two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough calls ?one of the great artists of our time.?

Interviewer Eric Zimmer

Publisher

History Corps, History Dept., University of Iowa

Date

2013-06-07 00:00

Rights

Copyright ? 2013 The University of Iowa

Format

audio/mpeg

Language

eng

Type

Sound

Identifier

http://flashmedia.uiowa.edu/clas/history/historycorps/Humanities_Across_Iowa/2013-14/Plowden/Audio/HACI_2013_Plowden2.mp3

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Eric Zimmer

Interviewee

David Plowden

Location

University of Iowa

Duration

00:25:27

Files

Citation

“Author and former University of Iowa Professor David Plowden discusses his 2012 book, David Plowden?s Iowa ,” History Corps, accessed January 20, 2018, http://dsph-dev.provost.uiowa.edu/historycorps_sandbox/items/show/147.