426Nov 18, 2012
Authors on President Obama
Author David Maraniss talked about his book, Barack Obama: The Story, a biography of our 44th president. Author Michael Grunwald talked about his book, The New New Deal: The Hidden ...
280Nov 14, 2012
President Obama Biographers
Three of President Obama’s biographers discussed his thinking and evolution in presidential power. Topics included his motivations, the 2012 election, and comparisons with President ...
319Sep 23, 2012
Book Discussion on Barack Obama; The Story
David Maraniss talked about his book, Barack Obama; The Story. He responded to questions from members of the audience.
This was an event in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 12th ...
248Sep 5, 2012
Democratic National Convention, Day Two Preview
C-SPAN previewed the key speeches of second night of the Democratic National Convention. The program also included interviews with journalists, convention officials, and behind-the-scenes ...
3,270Jun 17, 2012
Book Discussion on Barack Obama: The Story
Author David Maraniss talked about his tenth book, Barack Obama; The Story. For this project, the Washington Post associate editor and Pulitzer Prize-winner traveled across the world ...
854May 22, 2012
Book Discussion on Assignment to Hell
Timothy Gay presents a history of American war reportage during World War II. The author followed five journalists as they reported from the front lines of battle, Walter Cronkite (United ...
72Sep 27, 2008
Book Discussion on Rome 1960
David Maraniss, talked about his book, Rome 1960: The Olympics That Changed the World (Simon and Schuster; July 1, 2008), which recounts the Rome Summer Olympics of 1960. Mr. Maraniss ...
105Aug 25, 2008
Obama's Life and Career
Washington Journal - David Maraniss
113Jul 10, 2008
Book Discussion on Rome 1960
David Maraniss spoke about his book, Rome 1960:The Olympics That Changed the World, published by Simon & Schuster. In his book, David Maraniss recounts the story of the 1960 Olympic ...
414Jul 9, 2008
Q&A with David Maraniss
David Maraniss talked about his book Rome 1960: The Olympics That Changed the World, published by Simon and Schuster. In the book he looks at the convergence of sports, race, and the ...
19Jun 1, 2007
BookExpo Author Interview
David Maraniss was interviewed about his work. He spoke about the book he is currently writing about the Olympics and social movements and about his research and writing habits. He also ...
19May 19, 2006
Book Discussion on Clemente
David Maraniss was interviewed about his book about baseball player Roberto Clemente, Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseball’s Last Hero, published by Simon and Schuster
172Nov 12, 2005
Assessment of the Clinton Presidency
Historians and biographers participated in the concluding panel of the 11th Hofstra Presidential Conference, “William Jefferson Clinton: The "New Democrat” from Hope." They gave a ...
229May 13, 2005
The Literature of Fact
A Princeton University class called “The Literature of Fact” was taught by author and Washington Post staff writer David Maraniss. As their final project the class produced a ...
163Apr 24, 2004
The Sixties Revisited
Panelists talked about the 1960s and how the decade is remembered and taught. After their presentations the panelists answered questions from members of the audience.
356Nov 16, 2003
They Marched Into Sunlight, Part 2
Mr. Maraniss talked about his book They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and America, October 1967, published by Simon & Schuster. The book tells the story of two ...
29Nov 8, 2003
Historical Books Panel
Mr. Maraniss talked about his book, They Marched into Sunlight: War and Peace, Vietnam and American, October 1967. Mr. Kidder talked about his book, Mountains Beyond Mountains: ...
556Sep 28, 2003
They Marched Into Sunlight, Part 1
David Maraniss was interviewed about his book, They Marched Into Sunlight, published by Simon and Schuster. The book tells the story of two events in October 1967. One event was a battle ...
64Apr 8, 2002
Book Discussion on They Marched into Sunlight
Mr. Maraniss discussed his upcoming book, They Marched Into Sunlight: Battlefields of War and Peace in 1967. In it, he compares and contrasts two battlefields: the chemical riots in ...
43Jan 9, 2001
The Clinton Legacy
Participants spoke about the Clinton presidency and how it might be remembered. Among the issues they addressed were his trade and foreign policies, economic policies, relations with the media, ...
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