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Eric Foner

Eric Foner was born on February 7, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Shouting Fire: Stories from the Edge of Free Speech (2009), The Civil War (1990) and Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans (2008). He has been married to Lynn Garafola since May 1, 1980. They have one child. He was previously... See full bio »

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 2013 The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (TV Mini-Series documentary) (advisor - 5 episodes)
- A More Perfect Union (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
- Rise! (1940-1968) (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
- Making a Way Out of No Way (1897-1940) (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
- Into the Fire (1861-1890) (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
- The Black Atlantic (1500-1800) (2013) ... (advisor: Columbia University)
 2002-2004 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (advisor - 3 episodes)
- Ulysses S. Grant: Part 2 (2002) ... (advisor)
 1990 The Civil War (TV Mini-Series documentary) (consultant - 9 episodes)
- War Is All Hell (1865) (1990) ... (consultant)
- The Better Angels of Our Nature (1865) (1990) ... (consultant)
- Valley of the Shadow of Death (1864) (1990) ... (consultant)
- Most Hallowed Ground (1864) (1990) ... (consultant)
- The Universe of Battle (1863) (1990) ... (consultant)
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 2003 Freedom: A History of Us (TV Series documentary)
Commentary
- Whose Land Is This? (2003) ... Commentary (voice)
- What Is Freedom? (2003) ... Commentary (voice)
- Yearning to Breathe Free (2003) ... Commentary (voice)
- Working for Freedom (2003) ... Commentary (voice)
- Revolution (2003) ... Commentary (voice)
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 2016 The Gettysburg Address (Documentary) (post-production)
Himself
 2006-2014 The Daily Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Andrew Napolitano (2014) ... Himself
- Tony Zinni (2006) ... Himself
 2012 Who Rules America (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- The Power of Wall Street (2012) ... Himself
- The Power of The Media (2012) ... Himself
- The Debate Over Power (2012) ... Himself
 2011 The Colbert Report (TV Series)
Himself - Author, 'The Fiery Trial'
- Eric Foner (2011) ... Himself - Author, 'The Fiery Trial'
 2009 Shouting Fire: Stories from the Edge of Free Speech (Documentary)
Himself, professor, Columbia University
 2008 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 17 November 2008 (2008) ... Himself - Guest
 2008 Faubourg Tremé: The Untold Story of Black New Orleans (Documentary)
Interviewee / Historian
 2003 Freedom: A History of Us (TV Series documentary)
- Wake Up America (2003)
 2002 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Professor of History, Columbia University (segment "Who Is Catherine Reynolds?")
- Al Gore/Iraqi Oil/Who Is Catherine Reynolds?/Negative About Affirmative Action (2002) ... Himself - Professor of History, Columbia University (segment "Who Is Catherine Reynolds?")
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 2003 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Professor of History, Columbia University (segment "Who Is Catherine Reynolds?")
- The Wrong Man/Who Is Catherine Reynolds?/Guilty Until Proven (2003) ... Himself - Professor of History, Columbia University (segment "Who Is Catherine Reynolds?")
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Book: "Reconstruction," 1988.
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Professor of history at Columbia University. See more »

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