C-SPAN Schedule

< Wednesday, July 27 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 1 ; Telephone lines were for women to comment on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton becoming ... Telephone lines were for women to comment on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton becoming the first female presidential nominee for a major party. From the C-SPAN News Desk in Washington, D.C., Greta Brawner read headlines about the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. 6:43 am ET Approx. 50 min. Book Discussion on Most Blessed of the Patriarchs ; ; Annette Gordon Reed and Peter Onuf spoke about their book, Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: ... Annette Gordon Reed and Peter Onuf spoke about their book, Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination.

They spoke from the H.L. Mencken Non-Fiction Pavilion at the seventh annual Gaithersburg Book Festival, held on the grounds of City Hall in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
6:46 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Undersea Warfare British Embassy Defense Material Minister, Steve McCarthy was among a panel of experts examining ... British Embassy Defense Material Minister, Steve McCarthy was among a panel of experts examining Russia’s underwater warfare capabilities and intentions at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC today. This panel discussion followed a new report released by the organization titled, “Undersea Warfare in Northern Europe.”
8:04 am ET Approx. 34 min. LIVE Chris Potter on Democratic National Convention, Day 3, ; ; Chris Potter previewed day three of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, and ... Chris Potter previewed day three of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, and compared the DNC with the Republican National Convention held the previous week in Cleveland. He also talked about previous-night speeches at the convention and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s formal nomination as the first female presidential nominee for a major party, and friction between Clinton supporters and delegates for Senator Bernie Sanders. 7:35 am ET Approx. 54 min. Book Discussion on The Immortal Irishman ; Timothy Egan talked about his book The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an ... Timothy Egan talked about his book The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero, in which he recalls the life of Irish-born Thomas Francis Meagher, who led two revolts against Britain and served in the American Civil War. 

He spoke at the 2016 Tucson Festival of Books, held on March 12-13 on the campus of the University of Arizona.
8:04 am ET Approx. 24 min. Secretary Kerry on Anti-ISIS Efforts Secretary Kerry spoke to reporters following meetings with foreign defense ministers on global ... Secretary Kerry spoke to reporters following meetings with foreign defense ministers on global efforts to defeat ISIS.*

* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.
8:38 am ET Approx. 4 min. DNC Delegate Interview ; Michael Dillon, a California delegate to the 2016 Democratic National Convention, talked about his ... Michael Dillon, a California delegate to the 2016 Democratic National Convention, talked about his work history. 8:32 am ET Approx. 20 min. Millennial Women and Politics Panelists talked about the politics of millennial generation women and their impact in electoral ... Panelists talked about the politics of millennial generation women and their impact in electoral politics. The discussion, hosted by the Atlantic and the fashion website Refinery29, was held in Philadelphia, site of the 2016 Democratic National Convention. 8:33 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. LIVE Politico Playbook Breakfast New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D), Governor Jerry Brown (D-California), and Robby Mook, ... New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D), Governor Jerry Brown (D-California), and Robby Mook, campaign manager for Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton, all spoke with with Politico’s Mike Allen and Jake Sherman during an event hosted by the publication during the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Questions focused on the election, Clinton’s campaign strategy, and the importance of the quadrennial convention on national races.
8:42 am ET Approx. 23 min. LIVE Youth Advocacy and Juvenile Justice Katherine Burdick and Anton Moor, both speakers at the previous night’s Democratic National ... Katherine Burdick and Anton Moor, both speakers at the previous night’s Democratic National Convention, talked about their work on youth issues.  8:52 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. LIVE New York Delegation Breakfast New York senator Chuck Schumer, California attorney general Kamala Harris and National Urban ... New York senator Chuck Schumer, California attorney general Kamala Harris and National Urban League president and CEO Marc Morial were among the speakers at the New York delegation’s breakfast on the morning of day three of the 2016 Democratic National Convention. 10:11 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Understanding Ronald Reagan ; ; James Rosebush talked about President Ronald Reagan’s personal life and ... James Rosebush talked about President Ronald Reagan’s personal life and personality. Mr. Rosebush is the author of True Reagan: What Made Ronald Reagan Great and Why it Matters.
9:06 am ET Approx. 28 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 2 ; ; Greta Brawner, at the C-SPAN News Desk in Washington, D.C., began the program by reading headlines ... Greta Brawner, at the C-SPAN News Desk in Washington, D.C., began the program by reading headlines about the 2016 Democratic National Convention being held in Philadelphia. Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on allegations that the Russian government was behind the hacking of Democratic National Committee (DNC) data networks. Patrick Tucker, speaking by phone, talked about the FBI’s investigation of the DNC email hack. 10:19 am ET Approx. 20 min. Democratic National Convention, Day 2 Day two of the 2016 Democratic National Convention included former President Bill Clinton and ... Day two of the 2016 Democratic National Convention included former President Bill Clinton and members of Mothers of the Movement, made up of mothers of slain black men and women. 11:19 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Dwight D. Eisenhower and Ronald Reagan ; Gene Kopelson talked about Dwight D. Eisenhower’s behind-the-scenes mentoring of Ronald ... Gene Kopelson talked about Dwight D. Eisenhower’s behind-the-scenes mentoring of Ronald Reagan, and the pivotal role the former president played in Reagan’s political evolution in the 1960s. Mr. Kopelson is the author of Reagan’s 1968 Dress Rehearsal: Ike, RFK, and Reagan’s Emergence as a World Statesman.
9:12 am ET Approx. 4 min. LIVE FBI Investigation of Democratic National Committee Email Hack Patrick Tucker, Defense One technology editor, spoke by phone about the FBI’s ... Patrick Tucker, Defense One technology editor, spoke by phone about the FBI’s investigation into the hacking of the Democratic National Committee email servers. 10:49 am ET Approx. 57 min. LIVE Donald Trump News Conference Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump held a news conference at his resort in Doral, ... Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump held a news conference at his resort in Doral, Florida. He urged Russia to “find” the missing emails from Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s private server she used while secretary of state. These comments come after reports that claim the country was behind the hacking into the Democratic National Committee emails. Mr Trump repeatedly denied any ties to Russia. He also commented on other topics, including reports that he considered Governor John Kasich (R-OH) as his running mate. 12:29 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 40 min. Ronald Reagan, Tom Clancy, and National Security ; Captain Benjamin Griffin talked about the influence that author Tom Clancy and President Ronald ... Captain Benjamin Griffin talked about the influence that author Tom Clancy and President Ronald Reagan had on one another in the 1980s as the Cold War between the U.S. and the Soviet Union moved to the diplomatic forefront.
9:35 am ET Approx. 35 min. LIVE Trade, Labor, and Union Issues in the Democratic Party Martha Kuhl and Ryan Boyer, both Democratic National Convention delegates, talked about the ... Martha Kuhl and Ryan Boyer, both Democratic National Convention delegates, talked about the records of the party’s 2016 presidential candidates, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Topics included the minimum wage, trade policy, and health care.

At the end of the segment, live scenes were shown from “Media Row” at Wells Fargo Center, where the convention was held.
11:47 am ET Approx. 4 min. DNC Delegate Interview ; Michael Dillon, a California delegate to the 2016 Democratic National Convention, talked about his ... Michael Dillon, a California delegate to the 2016 Democratic National Convention, talked about his work history. 2:11 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Understanding Ronald Reagan ; ; James Rosebush talked about President Ronald Reagan’s personal life and ... James Rosebush talked about President Ronald Reagan’s personal life and personality. Mr. Rosebush is the author of True Reagan: What Made Ronald Reagan Great and Why it Matters.
10:11 am ET Approx. 49 min. LIVE Open Phones, Part 3 Radio talk show hosts Dori Monson and RJ Eskow were interviewed on “Media Row” at the ... Radio talk show hosts Dori Monson and RJ Eskow were interviewed on “Media Row” at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on upcoming day three speakers at the DNC, which included President Obama and Vice President Obama. From the C-SPAN News Desk in Washington, D.C., Greta Brawner read news headlines about the convention. 11:52 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 56 min. China's Relationship with the U.S. and Russia Panelists talked about current relations between the U.S., Russia, and China. They also ... Panelists talked about current relations between the U.S., Russia, and China. They also discussed Russia’s suspected role in the hacking of Democratic National Committee emails and the impact of the China-Russia relationship on the United States. 3:19 pm ET Approx. 47 min. Dwight D. Eisenhower and Ronald Reagan ; Gene Kopelson talked about Dwight D. Eisenhower’s behind-the-scenes mentoring of Ronald ... Gene Kopelson talked about Dwight D. Eisenhower’s behind-the-scenes mentoring of Ronald Reagan, and the pivotal role the former president played in Reagan’s political evolution in the 1960s. Mr. Kopelson is the author of Reagan’s 1968 Dress Rehearsal: Ike, RFK, and Reagan’s Emergence as a World Statesman.
11:01 am ET Approx. 14 min. PolticalFest at Democratic National Convention ; C-SPAN toured PoliticalFest at the Democratic National Convention at the Pennsylvania Convention ... C-SPAN toured PoliticalFest at the Democratic National Convention at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Many exhibits on American political history are featured, including a replica of the fuselage of President John F. Kennedy’s Air Force One. 1:49 pm ET Approx. 14 min. PolticalFest at Democratic National Convention ; C-SPAN toured PoliticalFest at the Democratic National Convention at the Pennsylvania Convention ... C-SPAN toured PoliticalFest at the Democratic National Convention at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Many exhibits on American political history are featured, including a replica of the fuselage of President John F. Kennedy’s Air Force One. 4:07 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. LIVE National Security and Campaign 2016 Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Former CIA Director & Defense Secretary Leon ... Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Former CIA Director & Defense Secretary Leon Panetta joined panelists at the University of Pennsylvania to discuss the 2016 election, foreign policy priorities and Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump’s latest comments on NATO and relations with Russia. Mr. Panetta said Donald Trump’s comments were a threat to national security and that some U.S. allies were concerned with the idea of Mr. Trump as President. The Center for American Progress hosted this event on the sidelines of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
11:16 am ET Approx. 43 min. President Bill Clinton Remarks at Democratic National Convention President Bill Clinton delivered remarks at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. He ... President Bill Clinton delivered remarks at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. He recounted his life with Hillary Clinton while highlighting her accomplishments in politics and diplomacy, calling his wife “the best darn change-maker I’ve met in my entire life.” He also contrasted the characterizations of his wife at the Democratic and Republican conventions, saying, “One is real. One is made up.” 2:07 pm ET Approx. 56 min. Congressional Races in 2016 Panelists talked about the 2016 congressional races and key swing states in the presidential ... Panelists talked about the 2016 congressional races and key swing states in the presidential election. Speakers included Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) and Representatives Joseph Crowley (D-NY) and Ben Lujan (D-NM). In addition, scholars from the American Enterprise Institute and Center for American Progress analyzed the changing voter demographics in 2016 election cycle. 5:32 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 40 min. Ronald Reagan, Tom Clancy, and National Security ; Captain Benjamin Griffin talked about the influence that author Tom Clancy and President Ronald ... Captain Benjamin Griffin talked about the influence that author Tom Clancy and President Ronald Reagan had on one another in the 1980s as the Cold War between the U.S. and the Soviet Union moved to the diplomatic forefront.
12:06 pm ET Approx. 25 min. Democratic National Convention, Day 2 Day two of the 2016 Democratic National Convention included former President Bill Clinton and ... Day two of the 2016 Democratic National Convention included former President Bill Clinton and members of Mothers of the Movement, made up of mothers of slain black men and women. 3:55 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 19 min. LIVE Donald Trump Campaign Rally in Scranton, Pennsylvania ; ; Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump and running mate Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) held a ... Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump and running mate Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) held a campaign town hall in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Mr. Trump discussed trade deals, immigration policy, the coal industry and the DNC email leak. 7:14 pm ET Approx. 46 min. National Governors Association Summer Meeting, Representative Pelosi on State-Federal Relations House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) talked to the nation’s governors about ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) talked to the nation’s governors about federal-state relations.

“The State-Federal Relationship” was a session of the National Governors Association (NGA) Summer Meeting at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa.
12:33 pm ET Approx. 4 min. DNC Delegate Interview ; Michael Dillon, a California delegate to the 2016 Democratic National Convention, talked about his ... Michael Dillon, a California delegate to the 2016 Democratic National Convention, talked about his work history. 5:15 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 35 min. Politico Playbook Breakfast New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D), Governor Jerry Brown (D-California), and Robby Mook, ... New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D), Governor Jerry Brown (D-California), and Robby Mook, campaign manager for Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton, all spoke with with Politico’s Mike Allen and Jake Sherman during an event hosted by the publication during the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Questions focused on the election, Clinton’s campaign strategy, and the importance of the quadrennial convention on national races. 8:01 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Understanding Ronald Reagan ; ; James Rosebush talked about President Ronald Reagan’s personal life and ... James Rosebush talked about President Ronald Reagan’s personal life and personality. Mr. Rosebush is the author of True Reagan: What Made Ronald Reagan Great and Why it Matters.
12:42 pm ET Approx. 36 min. Democratic National Convention, Day 2 Day two of the 2016 Democratic National Convention included former President Bill Clinton and ... Day two of the 2016 Democratic National Convention included former President Bill Clinton and members of Mothers of the Movement, made up of mothers of slain black men and women. 6:53 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Donald Trump Campaign Rally in Scranton, Pennsylvania ; ; Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump and running mate Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) held a ... Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump and running mate Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) held a campaign town hall in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Mr. Trump discussed trade deals, immigration policy, the coal industry and the DNC email leak. 9:10 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Dwight D. Eisenhower and Ronald Reagan ; Gene Kopelson talked about Dwight D. Eisenhower’s behind-the-scenes mentoring of Ronald ... Gene Kopelson talked about Dwight D. Eisenhower’s behind-the-scenes mentoring of Ronald Reagan, and the pivotal role the former president played in Reagan’s political evolution in the 1960s. Mr. Kopelson is the author of Reagan’s 1968 Dress Rehearsal: Ike, RFK, and Reagan’s Emergence as a World Statesman.
1:20 pm ET Approx. 3 min. Media Intern at Democratic National Convention Democratic National Convention runner and intern Ben Susser gave C-SPAN a golf cart ride around ... Democratic National Convention runner and intern Ben Susser gave C-SPAN a golf cart ride around Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Center and talked about his role during the convention. 8:01 pm ET Approx. 9 min. Moon's Rare Books Reid Moon gave a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. For 30 years, ... Reid Moon gave a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. For 30 years, Mr. Moon has been collecting rare books from all over the word. He showed items from collection, including Brigham Young’s copy of the Book of Mormon as well as an original copy of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Provo, Utah, from June 4-9 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.
10:20 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 40 min. Ronald Reagan, Tom Clancy, and National Security ; Captain Benjamin Griffin talked about the influence that author Tom Clancy and President Ronald ... Captain Benjamin Griffin talked about the influence that author Tom Clancy and President Ronald Reagan had on one another in the 1980s as the Cold War between the U.S. and the Soviet Union moved to the diplomatic forefront.
1:27 pm ET Approx. 57 min. Donald Trump News Conference Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump held a news conference at his resort in Doral, ... Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump held a news conference at his resort in Doral, Florida. He urged Russia to “find” the missing emails from Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s private server she used while secretary of state. These comments come after reports that claim the country was behind the hacking into the Democratic National Committee emails. Mr Trump repeatedly denied any ties to Russia. He also commented on other topics, including reports that he considered Governor John Kasich (R-OH) as his running mate. 8:10 pm ET Approx. 45 min. Vivian G. Harsh Collection ; ; Beverly Cook and Beth Loch gave a tour of the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection, the largest ... Beverly Cook and Beth Loch gave a tour of the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection, the largest African-American history and literature collection in the Midwest. The collection is housed at the Chicago Public Library’s Woodson Regional Branch.
2:25 pm ET Approx. 3 min. National Constitution Center Signer's Hall Tour ; Sarah Winski of the National Constitution Center gave a tour of and talked about the ... Sarah Winski of the National Constitution Center gave a tour of and talked about the center’s Signer’s Hall, which depicts the moment the Constitution was signed on September 17, 1787. 8:57 pm ET Approx. 22 min. Book Discussion on Being Oscar Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. ... Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. Once known as the “mouthpiece of the mob,” Mr. Goodman explained how he went from being a defense attorney to mayor of Las Vegas.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Las Vegas, Nevada, from May 7-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communication 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.
2:30 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 51 min. LIVE Democratic National Convention, Day 3 Preview Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments before the third night of the ... Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments before the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. 9:20 pm ET Approx. 55 min. Tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library ; Michael Witmore gave a tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., home to the ... Michael Witmore gave a tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., home to the world’s largest Shakespeare collection.
4:00 pm ET Approx. 7 hr. 59 min. LIVE Democratic National Convention, Day 3 Day three of the 2016 Democratic National Convention included President Obama and Vice President ... Day three of the 2016 Democratic National Convention included President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. 10:15 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 15 min. 400th Anniversary of William Shakespeare's Death The Folger Shakespeare Library marked the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare on ... The Folger Shakespeare Library marked the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare on April 23, 1616. The program featured actors, community leaders, artists, and scholars sharing their connections to Shakespeare through personal stories. The Reduced Shakespeare Company performed a sketch and clips were shown from videos submitted to the “Share Your Shakespeare Story” Web site. Then, Peter Slen moderated as Shakespeare scholars Michael Witmore and Ellen MacKay responded to telephone calls, electronic communications, and questions from members of the audience in the Folger’s historic Paster Reading Room. 

“The Wonder of Will: Sharing Shakespeare Stories” took place on April 23, 2016, and was part of the Folger Shakespeare Library’s “The Wonder of Will: 400 Years of Shakespeare,” a year-long commemoration of the legacy of William Shakespeare.
11:30 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Democratic National Convention, Day 3 Review 12:34 am ET Approx. 9 min. Moon's Rare Books Reid Moon gave a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. For 30 years, ... Reid Moon gave a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. For 30 years, Mr. Moon has been collecting rare books from all over the word. He showed items from collection, including Brigham Young’s copy of the Book of Mormon as well as an original copy of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Provo, Utah, from June 4-9 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.
12:43 am ET Approx. 45 min. Vivian G. Harsh Collection ; ; Beverly Cook and Beth Loch gave a tour of the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection, the largest ... Beverly Cook and Beth Loch gave a tour of the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection, the largest African-American history and literature collection in the Midwest. The collection is housed at the Chicago Public Library’s Woodson Regional Branch.
1:30 am ET Approx. 22 min. Book Discussion on Being Oscar Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. ... Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. Once known as the “mouthpiece of the mob,” Mr. Goodman explained how he went from being a defense attorney to mayor of Las Vegas.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Las Vegas, Nevada, from May 7-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communication 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.
1:54 am ET Approx. 55 min. Tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library ; Michael Witmore gave a tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., home to the ... Michael Witmore gave a tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., home to the world’s largest Shakespeare collection.
2:49 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 15 min. 400th Anniversary of William Shakespeare's Death The Folger Shakespeare Library marked the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare on ... The Folger Shakespeare Library marked the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare on April 23, 1616. The program featured actors, community leaders, artists, and scholars sharing their connections to Shakespeare through personal stories. The Reduced Shakespeare Company performed a sketch and clips were shown from videos submitted to the “Share Your Shakespeare Story” Web site. Then, Peter Slen moderated as Shakespeare scholars Michael Witmore and Ellen MacKay responded to telephone calls, electronic communications, and questions from members of the audience in the Folger’s historic Paster Reading Room. 

“The Wonder of Will: Sharing Shakespeare Stories” took place on April 23, 2016, and was part of the Folger Shakespeare Library’s “The Wonder of Will: 400 Years of Shakespeare,” a year-long commemoration of the legacy of William Shakespeare.
5:08 am ET Approx. 9 min. Moon's Rare Books Reid Moon gave a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. For 30 years, ... Reid Moon gave a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. For 30 years, Mr. Moon has been collecting rare books from all over the word. He showed items from collection, including Brigham Young’s copy of the Book of Mormon as well as an original copy of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Provo, Utah, from June 4-9 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.
5:17 am ET Approx. 45 min. Vivian G. Harsh Collection ; ; Beverly Cook and Beth Loch gave a tour of the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection, the largest ... Beverly Cook and Beth Loch gave a tour of the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection, the largest African-American history and literature collection in the Midwest. The collection is housed at the Chicago Public Library’s Woodson Regional Branch.
6:04 am ET Approx. 22 min. Book Discussion on Being Oscar Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. ... Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. Once known as the “mouthpiece of the mob,” Mr. Goodman explained how he went from being a defense attorney to mayor of Las Vegas.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Las Vegas, Nevada, from May 7-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communication 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.
6:27 am ET Approx. 55 min. Tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library ; Michael Witmore gave a tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., home to the ... Michael Witmore gave a tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., home to the world’s largest Shakespeare collection.