C-SPAN Schedule

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7:00 am ET Approx. 59 min. LIVE Washington Journal Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on news of the day. Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on news of the day. 6:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. Why? ; Peter Hayes talked about his book Why?: Explaining the Holocaust, in which he provides his ... Peter Hayes talked about his book Why?: Explaining the Holocaust, in which he provides his thoughts on why the Holocaust happened. 6:33 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 25 min. Cuisine and Empire Historians talked about the relationship between food and societies throughout world history. ... Historians talked about the relationship between food and societies throughout world history. Using Rachel Laudan’s book, Cuisine and Empire: Cooking in World History as a starting point, they discussed how eating habits and culinary practices developed as well as the evolution of modern processed food.

This session took place at the American Historical Association’s annual meeting.
8:02 am ET Approx. 29 min. LIVE Presidential Power ; Gary Schmitt talked about his Weekly Standard piece on presidential power. Gary Schmitt talked about his Weekly Standard piece on presidential power. 7:53 am ET Approx. 6 min. Mrs. Sherlock Holmes ; Brad Ricca talked about his book Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City’s ... Brad Ricca talked about his book Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City’s Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation, in which he recalls the life of Grace Humiston, the first female U.S. district attorney and first female consulting detective to the New York Police Department. 8:00 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 31 min. National Museum of African American History and Culture American History TV presented live coverage from the National Museum of African American History ... American History TV presented live coverage from the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Washington, D.C.'s National Mall. They showed exhibits chronicling the African American story from slavery through the inauguration of the first African American president. This featured a selection of artifacts, including a South Carolina slave cabin, Harriet Tubman’s hymnal, and a segregated railroad passenger car. Museum curators Mary Elliott and William Pretzer, and U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Robert Wilkins also responded to viewer comments and questions. Judge Wilkins is the author of Long Road to Hard Truth: The 100-Year Mission to Create the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
8:35 am ET Approx. 27 min. LIVE Trump Administration & U.S. Nuclear Policy ; Daryl Kimball talked about tensions between the U.S. and nuclear-armed countries, including North ... Daryl Kimball talked about tensions between the U.S. and nuclear-armed countries, including North Korea, Russia, and Iran. He also discussed the Trump administration’s approach to nuclear non-proliferation. 8:00 am ET Approx. 30 min. Communicators with Gordon Smith ; ; National Association of Broadcasters president Gordon Smith talked about the future of television ... National Association of Broadcasters president Gordon Smith talked about the future of television as the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) entered the final round of spectrum auctions and as a new FCC Chair Ajit Paiunder weighs changes to the communications landscape. Other topics included media ownership rules, radio royalties, media mergers, and what he hoped the 115th Congress would do. 12:42 pm ET Approx. 12 min. Tredegar Iron Works Nathan Madison, author of Tredegar Iron Works: Richmond’s Foundry on the James, ... Nathan Madison, author of Tredegar Iron Works: Richmond’s Foundry on the James, talked about the history of the iron works, which was one of the largest iron works in the country and served as the main artillery manufacturing facility for the Confederacy during the Civil War. The iron works was one of the few buildings that survived the Evacuation Fire set in Richmond after the fall of the Confederacy.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
9:05 am ET Approx. 33 min. LIVE Role of Presidential Spouses ; Lauren Wright talked about her book, On Behalf of the President, which examines the role ... Lauren Wright talked about her book, On Behalf of the President, which examines the role first ladies play in communicating the president’s policy agenda. 8:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Brothers at Arms ; Professor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the ... Professor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It, in which he recalls the assistance that France and Spain provided the colonists during the Revolutionary War, which included close to the equivalent of $30 billion today and 90 percent of all guns employed by the Continental Army during the War. 12:56 pm ET Approx. 34 min. CBS News Special Report on Apollo 1 Disaster CBS News reports on the death of NASA Apollo 1 astronauts Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee ... CBS News reports on the death of NASA Apollo 1 astronauts Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee on January 27, 1967. Mike Wallace anchored the report that included archival interviews of the three astronauts and appearances by CBS News journalists Robert Wussler, Walter Cronkite, Dan Rather, and David Schoumacher.
9:38 am ET Approx. 22 min. LIVE Open Phones Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on news of the day. Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on news of the day. 9:53 am ET Approx. 6 min. 1:31 pm ET Approx. 54 min. Gwen Ifill Oral History Interview ; Gwen Ifill talked about her start and her career in journalism. Ms. Ifill spoke about her ... Gwen Ifill talked about her start and her career in journalism. Ms. Ifill spoke about her upbringing as the daughter of an outspoken African Methodist Episcopal minister, her work as both a print reporter and on-camera news personality, and her experience with racism in the newsroom. This interview is from the “Explorations in Black Leadership” project, co-directed by University of Virginia professors Phyllis Leffler and Julian Bond. This program was recorded in 2009. Ms. Ifill died on November 14, 2016.
10:04 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Russian Cyber Operations Panelists discussed Russian cyber intelligence operations and hacking.

“Russian ...
Panelists discussed Russian cyber intelligence operations and hacking.

“Russian Cyber Operations: 2017 and Beyond” was held by Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government in the Littauer Building’s Malkin Penthouse.
10:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. The Framers' Coup ; ; Michael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States ... Michael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution, in which he recalls the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, from its tenuous start, according to the author the Philadelphia convention almost didn’t occur, to the many competing interests and internal debates that marked the Constitution’s creation. Michael Klarman spoke with Patrick Spero. 2:31 pm ET Approx. 49 min. Values of the Founding Fathers Gordon Wood spoke about what inspired him to study the Founding Fathers, how scholarship on the ... Gordon Wood spoke about what inspired him to study the Founding Fathers, how scholarship on the Revolutionary period has evolved, and what he thinks the people misunderstand about the Founding Fathers and their personalities.
1:04 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. Obama Presidency The Soho Forum is a monthly debate series held in New York City.The Jan. 17th debate focused on ... The Soho Forum is a monthly debate series held in New York City.The Jan. 17th debate focused on the Obama Presidency. Debaters include New York Magazine Columnist Jonathan Chait, whose new book on Obama’s legacy came out the day of the debate. Taking the opposing view on Obama’s accomplishments was Matt Welch, editor-at-large of Reason Magazine. The event begins with Soho Forum Director Gene Epstein introducing standup comedian Dave Smith. 12:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. The Meaning of Michelle Veronica Chambers talked about her book The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on the Iconic First ... Veronica Chambers talked about her book The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on the Iconic First Lady and How Her Journey Inspires Our Own, in which sh looks at the contributions of first lady Michelle Obama.

This program contains language some viewers may find offensive.
3:20 pm ET Approx. 55 min. Conversation With Gordon Wood Gordon Wood talked about the social and economic backgrounds of the Founding Fathers and explores ... Gordon Wood talked about the social and economic backgrounds of the Founding Fathers and explores the origins of their values. He also talked about the Founding Fathers' thoughts on proper aristocratic behavior and leadership.
2:42 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Bush Pres. Library - Jeb & George P. Bush Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush gave a speech on leadership and lessons he learned as Governor, ... Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush gave a speech on leadership and lessons he learned as Governor, at the Bush Presidential Center Complex at Texas A&M University. His son, Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush, then sat down and interviewed his father. Former President George HW Bush and Barbara Bush were in the audience at this January event in College Station, Texas. 1:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. The True Flag ; ; Stephen Kinzer talked about his book The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the ... Stephen Kinzer talked about his book The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire, in which he recounts the public debate over American foreign policy at the turn of the 20th century. In his book, the author reports that President Theodore Roosevelt along with his supporters, such as William Randolph Hearst and Henry Cabot Lodge, proposed imperial expansion, with their sights set on the Philippines, Puerto Rico, and Cuba. Roosevelt’s opposition, composed of public intellectuals and business leaders, such as Mark Twain, Andrew Carnegie, and Booker T. Washington, argued for restraint. 4:15 pm ET Approx. 23 min. World War I Combat Artists Archives volunteer Jan Hodges showed drawings by eight World War I combat artists. The National ... Archives volunteer Jan Hodges showed drawings by eight World War I combat artists. The National Archives in College Park, Maryland, houses hundreds of photos of artwork created during World War I. Ms. Hodges has showcased the art and the stories of the artists on the archives' blog.
4:02 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 53 min. First Presidential Addresses to Congress (KEYED) 2:06 pm ET Approx. 2 min. 4:40 pm ET Approx. 17 min. "Story of Virginia" Exhibit Caroline Legros gave a tour of the “Story of Virginia” exhibit at the Virginia ... Caroline Legros gave a tour of the “Story of Virginia” exhibit at the Virginia Historical Society and highlighted items that tell the story of Virginia’s growth. Items shown included a 400 year old canoe, spectacles worn by Patrick Henry, a whipping post used to publicly punish slaves, and clothes worn by leaders of the women’s suffrage and civil rights movements.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
6:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Historians Presidential Leadership Survey Historians Richard Norton Smith, Douglas Brinkley and Edna Greene Medford talked about the results ... Historians Richard Norton Smith, Douglas Brinkley and Edna Greene Medford talked about the results of C-SPAN’s third Historians Survey on Presidential Leadership, in which a cross-section of presidential historians ranked the 43 former occupants of the White House on ten attributes of leadership. 2:09 pm ET Approx. 2 min. 5:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. George Washington in the South ; Author Warren Bingham talked about his book, George Washington’s 1791 Southern Tour. ... Author Warren Bingham talked about his book, George Washington’s 1791 Southern Tour. He spoke about the newly elected president’s three-month trip to southern states intended to unify the country and promote the Constitution.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. British House of Commons Debate on President Trump's State Visit 2:11 pm ET Approx. 1 min. 6:22 pm ET Approx. 17 min. "Story of Virginia" Exhibit Caroline Legros gave a tour of the “Story of Virginia” exhibit at the Virginia ... Caroline Legros gave a tour of the “Story of Virginia” exhibit at the Virginia Historical Society and highlighted items that tell the story of Virginia’s growth. Items shown included a 400 year old canoe, spectacles worn by Patrick Henry, a whipping post used to publicly punish slaves, and clothes worn by leaders of the women’s suffrage and civil rights movements.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
9:30 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 36 min. Obama Presidency The Soho Forum is a monthly debate series held in New York City.The Jan. 17th debate focused on ... The Soho Forum is a monthly debate series held in New York City.The Jan. 17th debate focused on the Obama Presidency. Debaters include New York Magazine Columnist Jonathan Chait, whose new book on Obama’s legacy came out the day of the debate. Taking the opposing view on Obama’s accomplishments was Matt Welch, editor-at-large of Reason Magazine. The event begins with Soho Forum Director Gene Epstein introducing standup comedian Dave Smith. 2:15 pm ET Approx. 44 min. When Everything Changed ; Gail Collins talked about her book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American ... Gail Collins talked about her book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present.

She spoke at the 35th annual Key West Literary Seminar.

This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
6:40 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. People and Ideas That Shaped Lincoln Panelists talked about the people and ideas that shaped Abraham Lincoln’s political persona. ... Panelists talked about the people and ideas that shaped Abraham Lincoln’s political persona. Panelists included Harold Holzer, Ronald White, Richard Brookhiser, and Sidney Blumenthal.
11:06 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. Bush Pres. Library - Jeb & George P. Bush Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush gave a speech on leadership and lessons he learned as Governor, ... Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush gave a speech on leadership and lessons he learned as Governor, at the Bush Presidential Center Complex at Texas A&M University. His son, Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush, then sat down and interviewed his father. Former President George HW Bush and Barbara Bush were in the audience at this January event in College Station, Texas. 3:00 pm ET Approx. 51 min. The Art of Tough Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) talked about her book The Art of Tough: Fearlessly Facing Politics ... Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) talked about her book The Art of Tough: Fearlessly Facing Politics and Life, in which she recalls her life in politics.

She spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
8:00 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 31 min. National Museum of African American History and Culture American History TV presented live coverage from the National Museum of African American History ... American History TV presented live coverage from the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Washington, D.C.'s National Mall. They showed exhibits chronicling the African American story from slavery through the inauguration of the first African American president. This featured a selection of artifacts, including a South Carolina slave cabin, Harriet Tubman’s hymnal, and a segregated railroad passenger car. Museum curators Mary Elliott and William Pretzer, and U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Robert Wilkins also responded to viewer comments and questions. Judge Wilkins is the author of Long Road to Hard Truth: The 100-Year Mission to Create the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
3:52 pm ET Approx. 1 min. 10:32 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. Humanizing the Founding Fathers Joseph Ellis talked about the Founding Fathers and argued for humanizing them, saying they were ... Joseph Ellis talked about the Founding Fathers and argued for humanizing them, saying they were flawed men who are too often placed on a pedestal, stripping us of our ability to relate to them and thus truly appreciate their achievement. Following his talk, Mr. Ellis participated in a conversation on what inspired him to study the Founding Fathers, and what he likes most about each individual.
3:53 pm ET Approx. 5 min. The New Trail of Tears ; Naomi Riley talked about her book, The New Trail of Tears: How Washington Is Destroying ... Naomi Riley talked about her book, The New Trail of Tears: How Washington Is Destroying American Indians, about the impact of U.S. policies on Native Americans. 11:40 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Conversation With Historian Joseph Ellis Joseph Ellis spoke about what inspired him to study the Founding Fathers, and what he likes most ... Joseph Ellis spoke about what inspired him to study the Founding Fathers, and what he likes most about each individual. This event was part of a series on the Founders hosted by the Society of the Four Arts in Palm Beach, Florida.
4:00 pm ET Approx. 3 hr. In Depth with Nick Adams ; Nick Adams talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Mr. ... Nick Adams talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Mr. Adams, born in Australia, is the founder and executive director of the Foundation for Liberty and American Greatness (FLAG), an organization dedicated to promoting American exceptionalism and combating anti-Americanism worldwide. He immigrated to the U.S. in 2016 and currently lives in Texas, where he has been an honorary citizen since 2013.

Mr. Adams is the author of America: The Greatest Good, Exceptional America: A Message of Hope from a Modern-Day De Tocquevill, The American Boomerang: How the World’s Greatest “Turnaround” Nation Will Do It Again, Retaking America: Crushing Political Correctness, and Green Card Warrior: My Quest for Legal Immigration in an Illegals' System.
12:42 am ET Approx. 12 min. Tredegar Iron Works Nathan Madison, author of Tredegar Iron Works: Richmond’s Foundry on the James, ... Nathan Madison, author of Tredegar Iron Works: Richmond’s Foundry on the James, talked about the history of the iron works, which was one of the largest iron works in the country and served as the main artillery manufacturing facility for the Confederacy during the Civil War. The iron works was one of the few buildings that survived the Evacuation Fire set in Richmond after the fall of the Confederacy.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
7:00 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Ray and Joan ; Lisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune ... Lisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away, about the life and career of McDonald’s chair Ray Kroc and the philanthropic contributions made by Ray and his wife Joan. 12:56 am ET Approx. 34 min. CBS News Special Report on Apollo 1 Disaster CBS News reports on the death of NASA Apollo 1 astronauts Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee ... CBS News reports on the death of NASA Apollo 1 astronauts Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee on January 27, 1967. Mike Wallace anchored the report that included archival interviews of the three astronauts and appearances by CBS News journalists Robert Wussler, Walter Cronkite, Dan Rather, and David Schoumacher.
7:59 pm ET Approx. 1 min. 1:31 am ET Approx. 54 min. Gwen Ifill Oral History Interview ; Gwen Ifill talked about her start and her career in journalism. Ms. Ifill spoke about her ... Gwen Ifill talked about her start and her career in journalism. Ms. Ifill spoke about her upbringing as the daughter of an outspoken African Methodist Episcopal minister, her work as both a print reporter and on-camera news personality, and her experience with racism in the newsroom. This interview is from the “Explorations in Black Leadership” project, co-directed by University of Virginia professors Phyllis Leffler and Julian Bond. This program was recorded in 2009. Ms. Ifill died on November 14, 2016.
8:30 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Brothers at Arms ; Professor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the ... Professor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It, in which he recalls the assistance that France and Spain provided the colonists during the Revolutionary War, which included close to the equivalent of $30 billion today and 90 percent of all guns employed by the Continental Army during the War. 2:31 am ET Approx. 49 min. Values of the Founding Fathers Gordon Wood spoke about what inspired him to study the Founding Fathers, how scholarship on the ... Gordon Wood spoke about what inspired him to study the Founding Fathers, how scholarship on the Revolutionary period has evolved, and what he thinks the people misunderstand about the Founding Fathers and their personalities.
9:52 pm ET Approx. 2 min. 3:21 am ET Approx. 55 min. Conversation With Gordon Wood Gordon Wood talked about the social and economic backgrounds of the Founding Fathers and explores ... Gordon Wood talked about the social and economic backgrounds of the Founding Fathers and explores the origins of their values. He also talked about the Founding Fathers' thoughts on proper aristocratic behavior and leadership.
9:55 pm ET Approx. 4 min. Bill Clinton ; Michael Tomasky talked about his book Bill Clinton: The American Presidents Series: The 42nd ... Michael Tomasky talked about his book Bill Clinton: The American Presidents Series: The 42nd President, 1993-2001, in which he recalls the presidential tenure of Bill Clinton. 4:16 am ET Approx. 23 min. World War I Combat Artists Archives volunteer Jan Hodges showed drawings by eight World War I combat artists. The National ... Archives volunteer Jan Hodges showed drawings by eight World War I combat artists. The National Archives in College Park, Maryland, houses hundreds of photos of artwork created during World War I. Ms. Hodges has showcased the art and the stories of the artists on the archives' blog.
10:00 pm ET Approx. 48 min. Anti-Semitism on American College Campuses ; ; Dennis Prager and Bret Stephens spoke about the growth of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction ... Dennis Prager and Bret Stephens spoke about the growth of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction (BDS) movement and anti-semitism on American college campuses.

They spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
4:42 am ET Approx. 16 min. Civil War Flags Catherine Wright talked about the American Civil War Museum’s collection of Confederate ... Catherine Wright talked about the American Civil War Museum’s collection of Confederate flags and told the stories behind some of the collection’s most historic flags. She also explained how the museum preserves flags that are over 150 years old. The American Civil War Museum houses the world’s largest collection of Confederate flags.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
10:00 pm ET Approx. 52 min. Dennis Prager on Happiness and Goodness Author and radio host Dennis Prager spoke about his keys to happiness and goodness.

He ...
Author and radio host Dennis Prager spoke about his keys to happiness and goodness.

He spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
5:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 17 min. George Washington in the South ; Author Warren Bingham talked about his book, George Washington’s 1791 Southern Tour. ... Author Warren Bingham talked about his book, George Washington’s 1791 Southern Tour. He spoke about the newly elected president’s three-month trip to southern states intended to unify the country and promote the Constitution.
11:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. At Mama's Knee ; April Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, ... April Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, in which she examines the issues surrounding race and police shootings in America from the perspective of African American mothers. 6:19 am ET Approx. 11 min. Richmond Driving Tour ; Mayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most ... Mayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most historic locations.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
12:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. The Blood of Emmett Till ; Timothy Tyson talked about his book The Blood of Emmett Till, in which he recalls the life ... Timothy Tyson talked about his book The Blood of Emmett Till, in which he recalls the life and death of Emmett Till, a fourteen-year old African-American, who was tortured and killed in Mississippi in 1955. 6:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 18 min. People and Ideas That Shaped Lincoln Panelists talked about the people and ideas that shaped Abraham Lincoln’s political persona. ... Panelists talked about the people and ideas that shaped Abraham Lincoln’s political persona. Panelists included Harold Holzer, Ronald White, Richard Brookhiser, and Sidney Blumenthal.
1:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 44 min. The American Miracle ; Michael Medved talked about his book The American Miracle: Divine Providence in the Rise of the ... Michael Medved talked about his book The American Miracle: Divine Providence in the Rise of the Republic, in which he offers his thoughts on the role that religion has played in American history.
3:15 am ET Approx. 44 min. When Everything Changed ; Gail Collins talked about her book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American ... Gail Collins talked about her book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present.

She spoke at the 35th annual Key West Literary Seminar.

This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
4:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Shall Not Be Infringed ; David Keene, author of Shall Not Be Infringed, spoke with Tom Donnelly, a senior fellow in ... David Keene, author of Shall Not Be Infringed, spoke with Tom Donnelly, a senior fellow in constitutional studies at the National Constitution Center, about the Second Amendment.

They spoke at the National Constitution Center’s 2016 Bill of Rights Day Book Festival.
5:00 am ET Approx. 52 min. Dennis Prager on Happiness and Goodness Author and radio host Dennis Prager spoke about his keys to happiness and goodness.

He ...
Author and radio host Dennis Prager spoke about his keys to happiness and goodness.

He spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
5:00 am ET Approx. 58 min. After Words with Hugh Hewitt ; Hugh Hewitt talked about his book The Fourth Way: The Conservative Playbook for a Lasting GOP ... Hugh Hewitt talked about his book The Fourth Way: The Conservative Playbook for a Lasting GOP Majority, in which he presents his blueprint for how the Republican Party can move forward successfully as the majority party. Mr. Hewitt is interviewed by S.E. Cupp.
6:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. At Mama's Knee ; April Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, ... April Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, in which she examines the issues surrounding race and police shootings in America from the perspective of African American mothers.