100Jan 22, 2007
Book Discussion on What a Party!
Terry McAuliffe greeted guests and spoke at a January 22 party at the Four Seasons hosted by former President Bill Clinton. Mr. Dunne, Mr. McAuliffe, and President Clinton talked ...
174Nov 1, 2005
Book Discussion on Shalimar the Clown: A Novel
Salman Rushdie read from his latest novel, Shalimar the Clown: A Novel, published by Random House. Following the reading, Leonard Lopate talked to Mr. Rushdie about his work and ...
68Feb 12, 2005
Book Discussion on Downtown: My Manhattan
Mr. Hamill talked about his book Downtown: My Manhattan, published by Little, Brown. He was interviewed by Leonard Lopate and gave a personal account of Manhattan describing the ...
58Jul 19, 2003
Analysis of 9/11 Aftermath Panel
Panelists talked about the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, focusing on African-American perspectives. They discussed the search for meaning, the character of patriotism, racism and ...
1,009May 4, 2003
Book Discussion on Dreaming of War: Blood for Oil
Mr. Vidal talked about his book Dreaming War: Blood for Oil and the Cheney-Bush Junta, published by Nation Book’s Thunder’s Mouth Press. In this collection of essays he ...
222Nov 10, 2002
Mr. Lopate moderated a discussion on writing among historians and biographers. The discussion included the influence professional backgrounds have on the approach, the difference between ...
5Sep 29, 2002
New York Is Book Country, 2002
80Apr 10, 2002
Access to Presidential Records
Historians talked about historical research of American presidents, public records and presidential papers, and the number and availability of documents. They also talked about efforts by the ...
347Nov 28, 2000
A Conversation with John Updike
Mr. Updike spoke about his career and discussed his various works. Among the topics he addressed were his characters, subject material, and his approach to writing. Following his ...
10Jul 30, 1998
Mr. Zuckerman and Mr. Lopate discussed the responsiblity of journalists in today’s society. They focused on the personalization of stories and how tabloid journalism’s ...
29Aug 11, 1997
New York & Company Radio Show
Mr. Lopate hosted several authors on his daily radio show. Ms. Gee is the author of Limelight; Ms. Buchholz is the author of The Call of Solitude: Alonetime in a World ...