CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 13, 2009
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(New Haven: Byron Pitts) Yale University professor Elizabeth Alexander, who will give the inauguration poem, next week profiled; details given about her background; scenes shown of poets Miller Williams and Maya Angelou reading at President Clinton's two inaugurations. [Poet ALEXANDER - says you contribute what you have; states what she hopes to accomplish in her language: to produce a quiet cool.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.