18.11.2020: DAVID OLUSOGA INTERVIEWS BARACK OBAMA, BBC1, 7.30 P.M.

November 14, 2020

In the 30-minute special from BBC Studios Production, Barack Obama will discuss the first volume of his presidential memoirs, A Promised Land, and his motivations for writing the book and the challenges he faced confronting political, cultural and racial divisions in America, as the first African American to hold the nation’s highest office.

The programme will be broadcast internationally by BBC World Service Radio on Thursday 19 November and BBC World News and BBC News Channel on Saturday 21 November and Sunday 22 November.

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