Unbecoming British

November 10, 2011

Hour 1: Along with its revolutionary political independence, how did the United States of America gain cultural and social differentiation from its former colonial master Great Britain? We’ll talk this hour with Yale University Historian Kariann Akemi Yokota [1], author of the new book “Unbecoming British: How Revolutionary America Became a Postcolonial Nation” (Oxford University Press USA, 2011).

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[1] Kariann Akemi Yokota: http://www.yale.edu/history/faculty/yokota.html

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/142221868/KERA_142221868.mp3

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