Crespino Discusses Legacy of Jan. 6 on GPB’s Political Rewind

Dr. Joseph Crespino, Department Chair and Jimmy Carter Professor of History, recently appeared on the Georgia Public Broadcasting show Political Rewind. On a panel that included Jim Galloway (former political columnist, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution), Matthew Brown (The Washington Post), and Tia Mitchell (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution), Crespino discussed how the insurrection at the U.S. capitol on Jan. 6, 2021 will be remembered. Crespino is an expert of the political and cultural history of the twentieth-century United States and of the U.S. South since Reconstruction. Listen to the full conversation, hosted by Bill Nigut, here: “Political Rewind: The legacy of January 6th; McCarthy faces a fourth day of House votes.”