171May 7, 2008
After Words with Cokie Roberts
Cokie Roberts talked about her book Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation, published by William Morrow. In her book Ms. Roberts tells the story of some of early ...
73Mar 5, 2008
Laura Bush Keynote Address
Laura Bush talked about the importance of literacy domestically and abroad.
This was the keynote address at the 2008 Association of American Publishers General Annual Meeting at the ...
156Feb 15, 2007
U.S.-China Trade Issues
Witnesses testified about U.S. trade relations with China. Among the issues the addressed were the size of the trade deficit with China, copyright and intellectual property protections, human ...
121Jun 7, 2006
Tribute to Life of Betty Friedan
The achievements and legacy of Betty Friedan (1921 - 2006) were recognized. Ms. Fridan was the author of The Feminine Mystique in 1963 and one of the co-founders of the National ...
3Jun 3, 2005
BookExpo America Interview
Ms. Schroeder talked about the Association of American Publishers and BookExpo America.
19Mar 9, 2005
Privacy Issues at Libraries and Bookstores
Representative Bernie Sanders announced the reintroduction of the Freedom to Read Protection Act. The legislation was originally introduced in 2003 to amend the Foreign Intelligence ...
31Feb 26, 2004
Book Retailers Panel Discussion
Mr. Kirshbaum moderated a panel discussion on the role of retailers in the world of books and publishing. Ms. Blake, Mr. McMillon, Mr. Kaplan, and Mr. Olilla talked ...
43Jun 1, 2003
Sunday Book and Author Breakfast
The panelists discussed their forthcoming books as well as other aspects of their life and works. The panelist were: Madeleine Albright, author of Madame Secretary, from Miramax; Maxine ...
23May 31, 2003
BookExpo America Introduction, Day 1
In a brief interview, Ms. Schroeder talked about the events of the exposition and the book industry challenge of increasing public notice. She also discussed was the effect of the Patriot ...
1,819May 31, 2003
Saturday Book and Author Luncheon: Media Talks
The Saturday Book and Author Luncheon featured some of the nation’s top media commentators on one panel discussing their upcoming works. The discussion became heated at ...
60May 5, 2002
Book and Author Breakfast
The 20002 Blackboard awards were given out in the beginning of this program. Quincy Jones and Dr. Juwanza were not present to receive their awards. Following this, Mr. Conroy, ...
18May 4, 2002
Book and Author Lunch
Mr. Hamill discussed his new novel, Forever, which will be published by Little, Brown and Company in November 2002. Mr. Arledge discussed his memoir Roone, which will be ...
8May 3, 2002
Association of American Publishers
Ms. Schroeder was interviewed about the BookExpo America and the AAP’s sponsorship of this event.
70Apr 10, 2002
When Every Moment Counts Book Party
Mr. Lyons, President of Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, hosted a book party for Sen. Frist, author of When Every Moment Counts, at Mr. Lyons' home in Washington, DC. The ...
53Mar 29, 2002
Powerful Women in Publishing
Moderated by Ms. Michaels and Ms. Swart, publishing industry leaders discussed their work and shared how they started and made it to the top of their profession. They also talk about ...
24Mar 3, 2002
Women Presidential Candidates
Participants talked about the prospects for electing the first woman president. In a keynote speech Ms. Schroder talked about a variety of issues including her experiences and observations ...
36Jun 1, 2001
Celebration of Books Awards Luncheon
The awards luncheon featured a panel of authors talking about their upcoming books. Mr. Jordan is the author of Vernon Can Read!, published by PublicAffairs/Perseus Books Group; ...
17May 9, 2001
Get Caught Reading
Ms. Schroeder discussed the history and purpose of the “Get Caught Reading” campaign, which began in 1999 to encourage people to read. Ms. Link talked about support for ...
15Apr 23, 2001
Women's National Book Association Award
The WNBA Award was given to Patricia Schroeder. Every two years, the Women’s National Book Association (WNBA) Award is given to a living American woman who derives all or part of her ...
15Dec 18, 2000
Participants spoke to reporters about the web-based education project designed to expand the use of the Internet in the classroom. Among the topics they addressed were broadband access, teacher ...
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