To remember with a monument
Broadcast: Midmorning, 08/01/2008, 10:06 a.m.
Midmorning examines the psychological and political reasons for creating a memorial. We'll also discuss how artists influence the way we commemorate our public tragedies and triumphs.
- Judith Dupre': is author of "Monuments: America's History in Art and Memory" (2007) and of "Bridges: A History of the World's Most Famous and Important Spans" (1997).