C-SPAN Schedule

< Saturday, August 28 >

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4:00 am PT Approx. 44 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for comments on the Financial Times article on the impact of ... Telephone lines were open for comments on the Financial Times article on the impact of decreased consumer spending on economic recovery.
Sudeep Reddy talked by telephone about Federal Reserve Chair Bernanke’s speech at the Federal Reserve annual conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
2:43 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Deepwater Horizon Joint Investigation, Brett Cocales Testimony, Part 3 ; ; Brett Cocales testified at the U.S. Coast Guard and Bureau of Energy Management joint ... Brett Cocales testified at the U.S. Coast Guard and Bureau of Energy Management joint investigation of the April 20, 2010, Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico. This session of hearings focused on well design and construction, and vessel safety management.
This hearing was the fifth day of the fourth session of hearings of the Deepwater Horizon joint investigation.
2:11 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 50 min. HIV/AIDS and African-American Men HIV/AIDS experts, African-American men living with HIV or AIDS, and policy makers talked about the ... HIV/AIDS experts, African-American men living with HIV or AIDS, and policy makers talked about the HIV/AIDS epidemic among African American men. Topics included to the federal and community responses to the epidemic, and reducing the overall stigma in the black community. 
4:47 am PT Approx. 43 min. LIVE Reclaim the Dream Rally ; Reverend Al Sharpton talked about his “Reclaim the Dream” rally on the anniversary of ... Reverend Al Sharpton talked about his “Reclaim the Dream” rally on the anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 
Following Reverend Sharpton, telephone lines were open for comments on the rally.
4:05 am PT Approx. 53 min. Deepwater Horizon Joint Investigation, Brett Cocales Testimony, Part 4 Brett Cocales testified at the U.S. Coast Guard and Bureau of Energy Management joint ... Brett Cocales testified at the U.S. Coast Guard and Bureau of Energy Management joint investigation of the April 20, 2010, Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico. This session of hearings focused on well design and construction, and vessel safety management.
This hearing was the fifth day of the fourth session of hearings of the Deepwater Horizon joint investigation.
4:01 am PT Approx. 36 min. Oppression of Women and Girls ; Nicholas Kristoff and Sheryl WuDunn talked about oppression against girls and women around the ... Nicholas Kristoff and Sheryl WuDunn talked about oppression against girls and women around the world. In their remarks, the talked about their experiences watching young girls improve their lives. They are the authors of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide.
This event on July 8, 2010, was part of the 2010 Aspen Institute Ideas Festival. 
5:30 am PT Approx. 2 min. Louisiana and West Virginia Primaries ; Shira Toeplitz talked about upcoming primaries in Louisiana and West Virginia. Shira Toeplitz talked about upcoming primaries in Louisiana and West Virginia. 5:01 am PT Approx. 54 min. Book Discussion on Silent Cal's Almanack David Pietrusza, author of 1920: The Year of the Six Presidents, profiles America’s 30th ... David Pietrusza, author of 1920: The Year of the Six Presidents, profiles America’s 30th president, Calvin Coolidge.  Mr. Pietrusza presents a collection of President Coolidge’s speeches, examples of his political thinking, and photos, editorial cartoons and campaign memorabilia that spanned his political career.  David Pietrusza discussed President Calvin Coolidge at the William K. Sanford Library in Loudonville, New York. 4:40 am PT Approx. 39 min. Senator Murkowski Remarks at Center For Oceans Law Conference Senator Lisa Murkowski spoke at the Center for Oceans Law and Policy conference. In her ... Senator Lisa Murkowski spoke at the Center for Oceans Law and Policy conference. In her remarks she said she continues to support offshore oil drilling in Alaska’s North Slope, despite the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. She urged Congress to support the Law of the Sea Convention treaty, which places jurisdiction limits on the oceans nations may claim. 
The Law of the Sea Treaty, adopted in 1982 but still not ratified, calls for technology transfers and wealth transfers from developed to undeveloped nations. It also requires parties to the treaty to adopt regulations and laws to control pollution of the marine environment. The treaty establishes specific jurisdictional limits on the ocean area that countries may claim, including a 12-mile territorial sea limit and a 200-mile exclusive economic zone limit. 
5:33 am PT Approx. 45 min. LIVE Hurricane Katrina and the Levees ; Karen Durham-Aguilera talked about the $15 billion levee system which is being built in New ... Karen Durham-Aguilera talked about the $15 billion levee system which is being built in New Orleans. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Current political cartoons were shown at the end of the program.
5:56 am PT Approx. 3 min. Summer Reading with Wolf Blitzer Wolf Blitzer answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned What Is ... Wolf Blitzer answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned What Is Life Worth? by Kenneth Feinberg; The Fishbowl Principle: Building the Ark for the 21st Century by Bruce Gendelman; and Quiches, Kugels, and Couscous: My Search for Jewish Cooking in France by Joan Nathan.
The date and location of this interview is not known.
5:20 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 40 min. Law of the Sea Treaty Panelists debated the Law of the Sea Treaty.
The Law of the Sea Treaty, adopted in 1982 but ...
Panelists debated the Law of the Sea Treaty.
The Law of the Sea Treaty, adopted in 1982 but still not ratified, calls for technology transfers and wealth transfers from developed to undeveloped nations. It also requires parties to the treaty to adopt regulations and laws to control pollution of the marine environment. The treaty establishes specific jurisdictional limits on the ocean area that countries may claim, including a 12-mile territorial sea limit and a 200-mile exclusive economic zone limit.
6:18 am PT Approx. 44 min. LIVE Conservative Agenda and Campaign 2010 ; Ralph Reed talked about the conservative agenda, including Glenn Beck events in Washington D.C., ... Ralph Reed talked about the conservative agenda, including Glenn Beck events in Washington D.C., on August 27-28, 2010. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 5:59 am PT Approx. 5 min. Bill Bennett on Writing and His Radio Show A video was shown of Mr. Bennett giving a tour of the radio station in Arlington, Virginia, ... A video was shown of Mr. Bennett giving a tour of the radio station in Arlington, Virginia, from where his show “Morning in America” is broadcast. He introduced members of his staff and talked about his writing habits.
This program was aired during the live program ID 294333-1 on July 4, 2010, “In Depth with Bill Bennett.”
7:00 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Book Discussion on The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. ; Mr. Hansen talked about his book, The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Speech ... Mr. Hansen talked about his book, The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Speech that Inspired a Nation, published by Ecco. This is the first book about Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, and it was published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the March on Washington on August 28. Mr. Hansen said that Dr. King knew this would be the biggest address of his career and he prepared carefully, reading the Bible, the Gettysburg Address and the Declaration of Independence. In addition to exploring its composition, Mr. Hansen talked about the little-known history of Dr. King’s speech, and examined the speech as a political treatise, a work of poetry, and as an improvised sermon. The author read an excerpt from his book and answered questions from the audience.
7:03 am PT Approx. 3 hr. 28 min. LIVE Restoring Honor Rally Glenn Beck, Sarah Palin, and others spoke at the Restoring Honor Rally, held at the Lincoln ... Glenn Beck, Sarah Palin, and others spoke at the Restoring Honor Rally, held at the Lincoln Memorial. Speakers focused on the conservative agenda, religious values, civil rights issues, the economy, and reducing the size and influence of government. 6:05 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. Book Discussion on Wolf: The Lives of Jack London James Haley talked about his biography, Wolf: The Lives of Jack London (Basic Books, 2010). ... James Haley talked about his biography, Wolf: The Lives of Jack London (Basic Books, 2010). He recalls the life of writer Jack London, the author of many books including Call of the Wild, White Fang, and The Sea Wolf. Mr. Haley reports on Mr. London’s early years as a child of poverty in San Francisco and his working life from his employment in a cannery following grammar school to his time at sea. The author examines Jack London’s interest in social justice and his frustration in not being able to spur his readership to support his many causes. James Haley discussed his book on August 4, 2010, at BookPeople bookstore in Austin, Texas, and responded to questions from members of the audience. 8:55 am PT Approx. 27 min. Faith, Civil Rights, and the Legacy of Dr. King ; Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about faith, civil rights, and the legacy of ... Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about faith, civil rights, and the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was Dean Samuel Lloyd’s guest for The Sunday Forum, a public conversation held in the main part of the National Cathedral between Sunday services. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience and by electronic mail. 
Thereafter, Rep. Lewis delivered the guest sermon at the 11 a.m. service. Nearly forty years ago to the day, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered his last Sunday sermon: “Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution,” from that pulpit on March 31, 1968, several days before his assassination.
10:32 am PT Approx. 45 min. Defending the American Dream Summit Viriginia Governor Bob McDonnell (R-VA), political consultant Dick Morris and others spoke at the ... Viriginia Governor Bob McDonnell (R-VA), political consultant Dick Morris and others spoke at the fourth annual conference of the Americans for Prosperity Foundation. Among the topics they addressed were the state of the economy, tax policy, the national debt, and the 2010 midterm elections. 7:13 am PT Approx. 2 min. Summer Reading with Senator Bernie Sanders Senator Bernie Sanders answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned ... Senator Bernie Sanders answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned books on Wall Street reform, 13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeover and the Next Financial Meltdown by Simon Johnson and James Kwak and Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt by H. W. Brands. He also mentioned Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet by Bill McKibben.
The date and location of the interview are not known. 
9:23 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. The Life of Senator Ted Kennedy ; Historian David McCullough talked about his friendship with Senator Ted Kennedy, their mutual love ... Historian David McCullough talked about his friendship with Senator Ted Kennedy, their mutual love of history, and Senator Kennedy’s life. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.
“My Friend, the Senator, and Our Love of History” was a Kennedy Library Forum was held Thursday, January 28, 2010, at 600 p.m. at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. The co-sponsors were the Kennedy Library Foundation and the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate.
11:18 am PT Approx. 2 min. Louisiana and West Virginia Primaries ; Shira Toeplitz talked about upcoming primaries in Louisiana and West Virginia. Shira Toeplitz talked about upcoming primaries in Louisiana and West Virginia. 7:15 am PT Approx. 42 min. Book Discussion on Killer Politics ; Ed Schultz talked from New York City about his latest book, Killer Politics: How Big Money and ... Ed Schultz talked from New York City about his latest book, Killer Politics: How Big Money and Bad Politics Are Destroying the Great American Middle Class (Hyperion, 2010), and political news of the day. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. 10:47 am PT Approx. 51 min. The Bull Run Panic ; Lesley Gordon talked about the First Battle of Bull Run and the ensuing panic in Washington, D.C. ... Lesley Gordon talked about the First Battle of Bull Run and the ensuing panic in Washington, D.C. She showed slides during his presentation, after which she responded to questions from members of the audience.
“'These Zouaves will never support us': Congress, Cowardice, and the First Battle of Bull Run” was the seventh session of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society (USCHS) Spring Symposium, “Secession and War Come to Washington,” which was part of the series “The National Capital in a Nation Divided: Congress and the District of Columbia Confront Sectionalism and Slavery.” It was held on Friday, May 7, 2010, in the Capitol Visitors Center.
11:22 am PT Approx. 50 min. War in Afghanistan and Marine Corps Policies General James Conway briefed reporters and answered on Marine operations in Afghanistan and his ... General James Conway briefed reporters and answered on Marine operations in Afghanistan and his recent trip to that country. In his remarks he said that it will take a few years before U.S. troops will be able to reliquish control to local Afghan forces in some areas of the country. He also discussed his opposition to changing the “Don’t ask, don’t tell” policy for gays in the military.  7:59 am PT Approx. 1 min. Summer Reading with Arthur Brooks Arthur Brooks answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned the ... Arthur Brooks answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned the manuscript of a forthcoming book by David Brooks and The Uses of Pessimism: And the Danger of False Hope by Roger Scruton. 
He was interviewed on the BookTV set in Washington, D.C., on July 11, 2010.
11:39 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Woody Williams Oral History Interview Woody Williams was interviewed about his life and military service. He was awarded the Medal ... Woody Williams was interviewed about his life and military service. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his service with the 3rd Marine Division in the 1945 Battle of Iwo Jima.
The National World War II Museum in New Orleans conducted oral history interviews to record the experiences of World War II veterans and those Americans living and working on the Home Front. The location of the interview is not known. The interview was conducted November 16, 2006.
12:13 pm PT Approx. 29 min. Hurricane Katrina and the Levees ; Karen Durham-Aguilera talked about the $15 billion levee system which is being built in New ... Karen Durham-Aguilera talked about the $15 billion levee system which is being built in New Orleans. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Current political cartoons were shown at the end of the program.
8:00 am PT Approx. 32 min. Book Discussion on Conrol Freaks ; Terence Jeffrey, editor at large for Human Events, talked about his book Control Freaks: ... Terence Jeffrey, editor at large for Human Events, talked about his book Control Freaks: 7 Ways Liberals Plan to Ruin Your Life (Regnery Press, 2010) at The Heritage Foundation Bloggers Briefing on August 3, 2010. In his book he contends that the principles of limited government in the United States' Constitution, along with the natural laws and moral principles that preceded the Constitution, are now increasingly being violated by the Obama administration. He argued that the current administration is interested in an unlimited government that restricts political speech, is interested in a federally controlled economy, and makes decisions on individual’s retirement. Mr. Jeffrey responded to questions from members of the audience. 1:00 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Book Discussion on The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. ; Mr. Hansen talked about his book, The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Speech ... Mr. Hansen talked about his book, The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Speech that Inspired a Nation, published by Ecco. This is the first book about Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, and it was published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the March on Washington on August 28. Mr. Hansen said that Dr. King knew this would be the biggest address of his career and he prepared carefully, reading the Bible, the Gettysburg Address and the Declaration of Independence. In addition to exploring its composition, Mr. Hansen talked about the little-known history of Dr. King’s speech, and examined the speech as a political treatise, a work of poetry, and as an improvised sermon. The author read an excerpt from his book and answered questions from the audience.
12:44 pm PT Approx. 2 hr. 40 min. Reclaim the Dream Rally The National Action Network held a “Reclaim the Dream” rally at Dunbar High School in ... The National Action Network held a “Reclaim the Dream” rally at Dunbar High School in Washington, D.C. Speakers included Reverend Al Sharpton, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Urban League President and CEO Marc Morial, and radio and TV host Ed Schultz. Speakers emphasized civil rights issues. 8:32 am PT Approx. 6 min. Summer Reading with Representative Gerry Connolly Representative Gerry Connolly responded to the question “What are you reading?” He ... Representative Gerry Connolly responded to the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin, The Audacity to Win: The Inside Story and Lessons of Barack Obama’s Historic Victory by David Plouffe, Power, Faith, and Fantasy: America in the Middle East: 1776 to the Present by Michael B. Oren, A Country of Vast Designs: James K. Polk, the Mexican War and the Conquest of the American Continent by Robert W. Merry, The Last Founding Father: James Monroe and a Nation’s Call to Greatness by Harlow G. Unger, and Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of FDR by H. W. Brands and Mark Deakins.
The date of the interview is not known.
2:55 pm PT Approx. 27 min. Faith, Civil Rights, and the Legacy of Dr. King ; Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about faith, civil rights, and the legacy of ... Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about faith, civil rights, and the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was Dean Samuel Lloyd’s guest for The Sunday Forum, a public conversation held in the main part of the National Cathedral between Sunday services. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience and by electronic mail. 
Thereafter, Rep. Lewis delivered the guest sermon at the 11 a.m. service. Nearly forty years ago to the day, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered his last Sunday sermon: “Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution,” from that pulpit on March 31, 1968, several days before his assassination.
3:24 pm PT Approx. 5 min. Weekly Presidential Address In his weekly address, President Obama talked about support for returning soldiers with new ... In his weekly address, President Obama talked about support for returning soldiers with new benefits for veterans including funding for a post September 11, 2001, GI bill and job training and placement.  8:39 am PT Approx. 5 min. Hoover Institution Press Interview ; Julie Ruggiero in the office of public affairs at the Hoover Institution Press discusses several ... Julie Ruggiero in the office of public affairs at the Hoover Institution Press discusses several titles from the publisher at Book Expo America, the annual publishing industry trade show held in New York City. 3:23 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. The Life of Senator Ted Kennedy ; Historian David McCullough talked about his friendship with Senator Ted Kennedy, their mutual love ... Historian David McCullough talked about his friendship with Senator Ted Kennedy, their mutual love of history, and Senator Kennedy’s life. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.
“My Friend, the Senator, and Our Love of History” was a Kennedy Library Forum was held Thursday, January 28, 2010, at 600 p.m. at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. The co-sponsors were the Kennedy Library Foundation and the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate.
3:30 pm PT Approx. 4 min. Weekly Republican Address In the weekly Republican address, Marco Rubio, the Republican nominee for Florida’s seat in ... In the weekly Republican address, Marco Rubio, the Republican nominee for Florida’s seat in the U.S. Senate, talked about job creation, repeal of the health care legislation and extension of the tax cuts that are set to expire in December 2010. 8:45 am PT Approx. 1 hr. Book Discussion on The Politics of Disaster ; Marvin Olasky talked about his book The Politics of Disaster: Katrina, Big Government, and a ... Marvin Olasky talked about his book The Politics of Disaster: Katrina, Big Government, and a New Strategy for Future Crises, published by W Publishing Group. He argued that politicians use natural disasters for political gain rather than as an opportunity to improve the lives of victims. The author examined the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, suggesting how to reform the national disaster policy, and examining policies that place disaster relief burdens on businesses and faith-based organizations, who he thinks are better equipped than the federal government to respond to disasters. He blamed the government’s current system of filing reports and lengthy paperwork for causing failures of getting relief supplies to victims of Hurricane Katrina. After his presentation Mr. Olasky responded to audience members' questions. 4:47 pm PT Approx. 51 min. The Bull Run Panic ; Lesley Gordon talked about the First Battle of Bull Run and the ensuing panic in Washington, D.C. ... Lesley Gordon talked about the First Battle of Bull Run and the ensuing panic in Washington, D.C. She showed slides during his presentation, after which she responded to questions from members of the audience.
“'These Zouaves will never support us': Congress, Cowardice, and the First Battle of Bull Run” was the seventh session of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society (USCHS) Spring Symposium, “Secession and War Come to Washington,” which was part of the series “The National Capital in a Nation Divided: Congress and the District of Columbia Confront Sectionalism and Slavery.” It was held on Friday, May 7, 2010, in the Capitol Visitors Center.
3:36 pm PT Approx. 38 min. Communicators with Tom Rogers and John Landgraf ; ; Tom Rogers, the CEO and President of TIVO, talked about the impact of the digital video recorder ... Tom Rogers, the CEO and President of TIVO, talked about the impact of the digital video recorder (DVR) on the television industry. FX Networks President John Landgraf discussed the DVR’s effect on viewership and how it affects television advertising.
These interviews were recorded at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association “Cable Show” at the Los Angeles Convention Center" on May 12, 2010.
“The Communicators” is C-SPAN’s weekly series that examines the people and events currently shaping telecommunications policy.
9:56 am PT Approx. 1 min. Summer Reading with Richard Norton Smith Richard Norton Smith answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned ... Richard Norton Smith answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt, Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. the Supreme Court by Jeff Shesol], Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow and Supermac: The Life of Harold Macmillan by D.R. Thorpe.
The date and location of the interview are not known.
5:39 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Woody Williams Oral History Interview Woody Williams was interviewed about his life and military service. He was awarded the Medal ... Woody Williams was interviewed about his life and military service. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his service with the 3rd Marine Division in the 1945 Battle of Iwo Jima.
The National World War II Museum in New Orleans conducted oral history interviews to record the experiences of World War II veterans and those Americans living and working on the Home Front. The location of the interview is not known. The interview was conducted November 16, 2006.
4:15 pm PT Approx. 43 min. Hurricane Katrina and the Levees ; Karen Durham-Aguilera talked about the $15 billion levee system which is being built in New ... Karen Durham-Aguilera talked about the $15 billion levee system which is being built in New Orleans. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Current political cartoons were shown at the end of the program.
9:58 am PT Approx. 22 min. Book Discussion on Books as Weapons ; John Hench talked about his book Books As Weapons: Propaganda, Publishing, and the Battle for ... John Hench talked about his book Books As Weapons: Propaganda, Publishing, and the Battle for Global Markets in the Era of World War II (Cornell University Press; June 10, 2010).
He was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
7:00 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Book Discussion on The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. ; Mr. Hansen talked about his book, The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Speech ... Mr. Hansen talked about his book, The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Speech that Inspired a Nation, published by Ecco. This is the first book about Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, and it was published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the March on Washington on August 28. Mr. Hansen said that Dr. King knew this would be the biggest address of his career and he prepared carefully, reading the Bible, the Gettysburg Address and the Declaration of Independence. In addition to exploring its composition, Mr. Hansen talked about the little-known history of Dr. King’s speech, and examined the speech as a political treatise, a work of poetry, and as an improvised sermon. The author read an excerpt from his book and answered questions from the audience.
5:00 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Congressman Phil Gingrey Town Hall Meeting Representative Phil Gingrey (R-GA) held a town hall meeting with constituents in his ... Representative Phil Gingrey (R-GA) held a town hall meeting with constituents in his district. He spoke about a number of issues including the economy, health care, and federal spending. 10:20 am PT Approx. 12 min. Book Discussion on Small Wonder ; Jonathan Zimmerman talked about his book Small Wonder: The Little Red Schoolhouse in History ... Jonathan Zimmerman talked about his book Small Wonder: The Little Red Schoolhouse in History and Memory (Yale University Press; July 14, 2009). He talked about the persistence of the “little red schoolhouse” as an icon although at present almost no one attends such a school.
He was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
8:55 pm PT Approx. 27 min. Faith, Civil Rights, and the Legacy of Dr. King ; Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about faith, civil rights, and the legacy of ... Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about faith, civil rights, and the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was Dean Samuel Lloyd’s guest for The Sunday Forum, a public conversation held in the main part of the National Cathedral between Sunday services. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience and by electronic mail. 
Thereafter, Rep. Lewis delivered the guest sermon at the 11 a.m. service. Nearly forty years ago to the day, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered his last Sunday sermon: “Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution,” from that pulpit on March 31, 1968, several days before his assassination.
6:39 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 7 min. Congressman Mike Ross Town Hall Meeting Congressman Mike Ross (D-AR) answered constituents' questions at a town hall meeting. Topics ... Congressman Mike Ross (D-AR) answered constituents' questions at a town hall meeting. Topics included immigration, energy, and unemployment. 10:33 am PT Approx. 51 min. Book Discussion on Scout, Atticus & Boo ; ; Mary McDonagh Murphy talked about the impact of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, ... Mary McDonagh Murphy talked about the impact of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, published 50 years ago that month (July 1960). In her book, Scout, Atticus & Boo, Ms. Murphy included reflections on Lee’s novel from Oprah Winfrey, Tom Brokaw, Anna Quindlen, Andrew Young, Scott Turow, and others. During this event, part of the American Library Association’s annual meeting, Mary Murphy discussed her book with librarian and NPR commentator Nancy Pearl and showed clips of the interviews she did for her documentary and accompanying book. 9:23 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. The Life of Senator Ted Kennedy ; Historian David McCullough talked about his friendship with Senator Ted Kennedy, their mutual love ... Historian David McCullough talked about his friendship with Senator Ted Kennedy, their mutual love of history, and Senator Kennedy’s life. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.
“My Friend, the Senator, and Our Love of History” was a Kennedy Library Forum was held Thursday, January 28, 2010, at 600 p.m. at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. The co-sponsors were the Kennedy Library Foundation and the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate.
7:48 pm PT Approx. 14 min. Alaska Senate Republican Primary Debate ; Alaska Republican Senate candidates Senator Lisa Murkowski and Joe Miller debated various ... Alaska Republican Senate candidates Senator Lisa Murkowski and Joe Miller debated various issues. The primary election was scheduled for August 24, 2010. 11:25 am PT Approx. 20 min. Book Discussion on Black Culture and the New Deal ; Lauren Rebecca Sklarofff talked about her book Black Culture and the New Deal: The Quest for ... Lauren Rebecca Sklarofff talked about her book Black Culture and the New Deal: The Quest for Civil Rights in the Roosevelt Era (University of North Carolina Press; November 5, 2009). In her book she argues that President Franklin Roosevelt, unwilling to antagonize southern Democrats, was reluctant to propose or support civil rights legislation. Instead, Professor Sklaroff contends, FDR supported black artists, writers, celebrities, and intellectuals through New Deal federal arts programs. She argues that these programs provided some progress, but African Americans did not experience significant changes until the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
She was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
10:47 pm PT Approx. 51 min. The Bull Run Panic ; Lesley Gordon talked about the First Battle of Bull Run and the ensuing panic in Washington, D.C. ... Lesley Gordon talked about the First Battle of Bull Run and the ensuing panic in Washington, D.C. She showed slides during his presentation, after which she responded to questions from members of the audience.
“'These Zouaves will never support us': Congress, Cowardice, and the First Battle of Bull Run” was the seventh session of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society (USCHS) Spring Symposium, “Secession and War Come to Washington,” which was part of the series “The National Capital in a Nation Divided: Congress and the District of Columbia Confront Sectionalism and Slavery.” It was held on Friday, May 7, 2010, in the Capitol Visitors Center.
8:04 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 37 min. Congressman Phil Gingrey Town Hall Meeting Representative Phil Gingrey (R-GA) held a town hall meeting with constituents in his ... Representative Phil Gingrey (R-GA) held a town hall meeting with constituents in his district. He spoke about a number of issues including the economy, health care, and federal spending. 11:45 am PT Approx. 22 min. Book Discussion on Network Nation ; Richard John talked about his book Network Nation: Inventing American Telecommunications ... Richard John talked about his book Network Nation: Inventing American Telecommunications (Belknap Press of Harvard University Press; May 1, 2010). In his book he places the history of telecommunications within the broader context of American politics, business, and discourse. He talked about the history of development and regulation of the telegraph and of the telephone, including the concept of universal service and the role of the U.S. government in the development of these technologies.
He was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
11:39 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Woody Williams Oral History Interview Woody Williams was interviewed about his life and military service. He was awarded the Medal ... Woody Williams was interviewed about his life and military service. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for his service with the 3rd Marine Division in the 1945 Battle of Iwo Jima.
The National World War II Museum in New Orleans conducted oral history interviews to record the experiences of World War II veterans and those Americans living and working on the Home Front. The location of the interview is not known. The interview was conducted November 16, 2006.
9:43 pm PT Approx. 14 min. Alaska Senate Republican Primary Debate ; Alaska Republican Senate candidates Senator Lisa Murkowski and Joe Miller debated various ... Alaska Republican Senate candidates Senator Lisa Murkowski and Joe Miller debated various issues. The primary election was scheduled for August 24, 2010. 12:08 pm PT Approx. 4 min. Google Editions ; Tom Turvey, director of strategic partnerships at Google, discussed the company’s e-book ... Tom Turvey, director of strategic partnerships at Google, discussed the company’s e-book retail endeavor, Google Editions. Mr. Turvey was interviewed at Book Expo America, the annual publishing industry trade show held in New York City. 1:00 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Book Discussion on The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. ; Mr. Hansen talked about his book, The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Speech ... Mr. Hansen talked about his book, The Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Speech that Inspired a Nation, published by Ecco. This is the first book about Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, and it was published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the March on Washington on August 28. Mr. Hansen said that Dr. King knew this would be the biggest address of his career and he prepared carefully, reading the Bible, the Gettysburg Address and the Declaration of Independence. In addition to exploring its composition, Mr. Hansen talked about the little-known history of Dr. King’s speech, and examined the speech as a political treatise, a work of poetry, and as an improvised sermon. The author read an excerpt from his book and answered questions from the audience.
10:00 pm PT Approx. 3 hr. 17 min. Restoring Honor Rally Glenn Beck, Sarah Palin, and others spoke at the Restoring Honor Rally, held at the Lincoln ... Glenn Beck, Sarah Palin, and others spoke at the Restoring Honor Rally, held at the Lincoln Memorial. Speakers focused on the conservative agenda, religious values, civil rights issues, the economy, and reducing the size and influence of government. 12:13 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 39 min. Book Discussion on Will War Ever End? ; Paul Chappell talked to students at American University about war and human nature. The ... Paul Chappell talked to students at American University about war and human nature. The class, which focuses on nonviolence, is the creation of Center for Teaching Peace founder and former Washington Post columnist Colman McCarthy.  2:55 am PT Approx. 27 min. Faith, Civil Rights, and the Legacy of Dr. King ; Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about faith, civil rights, and the legacy of ... Representative John Lewis (D-GA) talked about faith, civil rights, and the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was Dean Samuel Lloyd’s guest for The Sunday Forum, a public conversation held in the main part of the National Cathedral between Sunday services. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience and by electronic mail. 
Thereafter, Rep. Lewis delivered the guest sermon at the 11 a.m. service. Nearly forty years ago to the day, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered his last Sunday sermon: “Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution,” from that pulpit on March 31, 1968, several days before his assassination.
2:16 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 42 min. Reclaim the Dream Rally The National Action Network held a “Reclaim the Dream” rally at Dunbar High School in ... The National Action Network held a “Reclaim the Dream” rally at Dunbar High School in Washington, D.C. Speakers included Reverend Al Sharpton, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Urban League President and CEO Marc Morial, and radio and TV host Ed Schultz. Speakers emphasized civil rights issues. 1:53 pm PT Approx. 2 min. Summer Reading with Senator Mitch McConnell Senator Mitch McConnell answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned ... Senator Mitch McConnell answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned Woodrow Wilson: A Biography by John Milton Cooper and At the Edge of the Precipice: Henry Clay and the Compromise that Saved the Union by Robert Vincent Remini. 
The date and location of the interview are not known. 
3:23 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. The Life of Senator Ted Kennedy ; Historian David McCullough talked about his friendship with Senator Ted Kennedy, their mutual love ... Historian David McCullough talked about his friendship with Senator Ted Kennedy, their mutual love of history, and Senator Kennedy’s life. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.
“My Friend, the Senator, and Our Love of History” was a Kennedy Library Forum was held Thursday, January 28, 2010, at 600 p.m. at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. The co-sponsors were the Kennedy Library Foundation and the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate.
1:56 pm PT Approx. 53 min. Book Discussion on Cognitive Surplus ; Clay Shirky, a teacher at New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program, ... Clay Shirky, a teacher at New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program, posits that following World War II, Americans had a new found wealth of intellect and leisure time, “cognitive surplus” that was wasted on the consumption of television. Mr. Shirky argues with the current populace’s engagement with the Internet and new media, this cognitive surplus can be harnessed for innovation and good will. He looks at several examples of his theory in action from the creation and maintenance of Wikipedia to Ushahidi.com, a website that allows people to report and aggregate information to aid in crisis response. Clay Shirky showed slides as he talked about his book. He also responded to questions from members of the audience at Google headquarters in Mountain View, California.
2:50 pm PT Approx. 5 min. Bill Bennett on Writing and His Radio Show A video was shown of Mr. Bennett giving a tour of the radio station in Arlington, Virginia, ... A video was shown of Mr. Bennett giving a tour of the radio station in Arlington, Virginia, from where his show “Morning in America” is broadcast. He introduced members of his staff and talked about his writing habits.
This program was aired during the live program ID 294333-1 on July 4, 2010, “In Depth with Bill Bennett.”
2:56 pm PT Approx. 57 min. Book Discussion on Failure Is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony ; The author discussed her book Failure Is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony In Her Own Words, ... The author discussed her book Failure Is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony In Her Own Words, published by Times Books. Marking the 175th anniversary of Ms. Anthony’s birth and the 75th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment granting women the right to vote, the book depicts the most famous suffragist through her own written and spoken words. "We (women) now have nearly equality of rights everywhere. They let us work everywhere, but only give us half pay," she wrote in the 1800s. More responsible than anyone for getting women the vote, she also dealt with many issues still crucial to women today: equal opportunity, political representation, domestic violence, child rearing, and financial autonomy. Ms. Anthony crisscrossed the country to give speeches and lead rallies well into her eighties.
3:54 pm PT Approx. 2 min. Summer Reading with Representative Steve King Representative Steve King answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned ... Representative Steve King answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned How the Irish Saved Civilization by Thomas Cahill.
The date and location of the interview are not known. 
3:57 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Book Discussion on Common Nonsense: Glenn Beck and the Triumph of Ignorance Alexander Zaitchik, a freelanc journalist who contributes to AlterNet.org, presents a critical ... Alexander Zaitchik, a freelanc journalist who contributes to AlterNet.org, presents a critical account of political pundit Glenn Beck’s personal and professional life. Mr. Zaitchik contends that Mr.Beck’s radio career was floundering until he found a niche in promoting negligent claims against the left and coordinating political rallies that the author argues were less about the advancement of a specific political or social cause and more a promotional opportunity for the radio and tv host. Alexander Zaitchik presents his book at Borders bookstore in Washington, DC.
5:03 pm PT Approx. 8 min. Ivan R. Dee Publishing Interview ; Ivan Dee introduced author Antero Pietila, who talked about his new book Not in My ... Ivan Dee introduced author Antero Pietila, who talked about his new book Not in My Neighborhood. Mr. Dee also discussed the house’s recently released works and upcoming publications.
They were interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
5:12 pm PT Approx. 38 min. Book Discussion on Give Us Liberty: A Tea Party Manifesto ; ; Former Majority Leader Dick Armey talked from New York City about the rise, political impact, and ... Former Majority Leader Dick Armey talked from New York City about the rise, political impact, and the future of the Tea Party, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Former Representative Armey (R-TX) is the co-author of Give Us Liberty: A Tea Party Manifesto (William Morrow, 2010), in which he wrote that the Tea Party was looking for a “hostile takeover” of the Republican Party. He also commented on his recent Wall Street Journal op-ed about the Tea Party movement and that the movement has no formal leadership. 
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.
5:52 pm PT Approx. 4 min. Basic Books Publisher Interview ; John Sherer, publisher of Basic Books, was interviewed about soon-to-be published titles at Book ... John Sherer, publisher of Basic Books, was interviewed about soon-to-be published titles at Book Expo America, the annual publishing industry trade show held in New York City.
5:57 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. Ariel Dorfman in Conversation with Gabriel Sanders ; Ariel Dorfman talked about his life and work in art and politics. A Chilean-American poet, ... Ariel Dorfman talked about his life and work in art and politics. A Chilean-American poet, novelist, playwright, human rights activist, he was part of Salvador Allende’s government in Chile but was deported by the Pinochet administration. Mr. Dorfman was interviewed by Gabriel Sanders and also responded to questions from members of the audience.
This event of the 2010 PEN World Voices Festival in New York City was co-sponsored by the Museum of Jewish Heritage, where it was held on May 2, 2010.
6:58 pm PT Approx. 58 min. After Words with Sebastian Mallaby ; Sebastian Mallaby talked about his book More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a ... Sebastian Mallaby talked about his book More Money Than God: Hedge Funds and the Making of a New Elite (Penguin Press, 2010). In his book he tells the inside story of the world of hedge funds and the non-stop effort to make as much money as possible on the riskiest trades. He discussed who he calls the “It Boys” of 21st century capitalism with the U.S. managing editor of Financial Times newspaper, Gillian Tett.
Sebastian Mallaby is a columnist for the Washington Post and the director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies and the Paul A. Volcker senior fellow for international economics at the Council on Foreign Relations. He was the bureau chief for The Economist magazine in Africa, Japan and Washington, D.C. He is also the author of The World’s Banker and After Apartheid.
7:57 pm PT Approx. 1 min. Summer Reading with Representative Jeff Flake Representative Jeff Flake answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned ... Representative Jeff Flake answered the question “What are you reading?” He mentioned South: The Last Antarctic Expedition of Shackleton and the Endurance by Sir Ernest Shackleton and Tim Cahill; My War Gone By, I Miss It So by Anthony Loyd; The Happy Isles of Oceania: Paddling the Pacific by Paul Theroux; and [An Island to Oneself by Tom Neale.
The date and location of the interview are not known. 
8:00 pm PT Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. Book Discussion on Wolf: The Lives of Jack London James Haley talked about his biography, Wolf: The Lives of Jack London (Basic Books, 2010). ... James Haley talked about his biography, Wolf: The Lives of Jack London (Basic Books, 2010). He recalls the life of writer Jack London, the author of many books including Call of the Wild, White Fang, and The Sea Wolf. Mr. Haley reports on Mr. London’s early years as a child of poverty in San Francisco and his working life from his employment in a cannery following grammar school to his time at sea. The author examines Jack London’s interest in social justice and his frustration in not being able to spur his readership to support his many causes. James Haley discussed his book on August 4, 2010, at BookPeople bookstore in Austin, Texas, and responded to questions from members of the audience.
9:07 pm PT Approx. 3 min. Summer Reading with Nancy Pearl Librarian and author Nancy Pearl answered the question “What are you reading?” She ... Librarian and author Nancy Pearl answered the question “What are you reading?” She mentioned The Good Son: A Novel by Michael Gruber; The Passage by Justin Cronin; Miss Hargreaves: A Novel by Frank Baker; The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn by Nathaniel Philbrick; Travels in Siberia by Ian Frazier; and her own most recent book Book Lust to Go: Recommended Reading for Travelers, Vagabonds, and Dreamers by Nancy Pearl. 
She was interviewed at the 2010 American Library Association Annual Conference, held June 24-29, 2010, at the Washington Convention Center.
9:10 pm PT Approx. 47 min. Book Discussion on Morning Miracle ; Dave Kindred, author and long-time Washington correspondent, profiles the current state of the ... Dave Kindred, author and long-time Washington correspondent, profiles the current state of the newspaper industry and specifically details the day-to-day operations of The Washington Post. Mr. Kindred was given full access to the newspaper’s offices and spoke with numerous staff members, including former Post executive editors Ben Bradlee and Len Downie, and journalists Bob Woodward, Dana Priest, and David Maraniss. Dave Kindred discussed his book at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.
9:59 pm PT Approx. 22 min. Book Discussion on Books as Weapons ; John Hench talked about his book Books As Weapons: Propaganda, Publishing, and the Battle for ... John Hench talked about his book Books As Weapons: Propaganda, Publishing, and the Battle for Global Markets in the Era of World War II (Cornell University Press; June 10, 2010).
He was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
10:21 pm PT Approx. 12 min. Book Discussion on Small Wonder ; Jonathan Zimmerman talked about his book Small Wonder: The Little Red Schoolhouse in History ... Jonathan Zimmerman talked about his book Small Wonder: The Little Red Schoolhouse in History and Memory (Yale University Press; July 14, 2009). He talked about the persistence of the “little red schoolhouse” as an icon although at present almost no one attends such a school.
He was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
10:34 pm PT Approx. 50 min. Book Discussion on Scout, Atticus & Boo ; ; Mary McDonagh Murphy talked about the impact of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, ... Mary McDonagh Murphy talked about the impact of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, published 50 years ago that month (July 1960). In her book, Scout, Atticus & Boo, Ms. Murphy included reflections on Lee’s novel from Oprah Winfrey, Tom Brokaw, Anna Quindlen, Andrew Young, Scott Turow, and others. During this event, part of the American Library Association’s annual meeting, Mary Murphy discussed her book with librarian and NPR commentator Nancy Pearl and showed clips of the interviews she did for her documentary and accompanying book.
11:26 pm PT Approx. 20 min. Book Discussion on Black Culture and the New Deal ; Lauren Rebecca Sklarofff talked about her book Black Culture and the New Deal: The Quest for ... Lauren Rebecca Sklarofff talked about her book Black Culture and the New Deal: The Quest for Civil Rights in the Roosevelt Era (University of North Carolina Press; November 5, 2009). In her book she argues that President Franklin Roosevelt, unwilling to antagonize southern Democrats, was reluctant to propose or support civil rights legislation. Instead, Professor Sklaroff contends, FDR supported black artists, writers, celebrities, and intellectuals through New Deal federal arts programs. She argues that these programs provided some progress, but African Americans did not experience significant changes until the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
She was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
11:46 pm PT Approx. 22 min. Book Discussion on Network Nation ; Richard John talked about his book Network Nation: Inventing American Telecommunications ... Richard John talked about his book Network Nation: Inventing American Telecommunications (Belknap Press of Harvard University Press; May 1, 2010). In his book he places the history of telecommunications within the broader context of American politics, business, and discourse. He talked about the history of development and regulation of the telegraph and of the telephone, including the concept of universal service and the role of the U.S. government in the development of these technologies.
He was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held Wednesday, April 7 to Saturday, April 10, 2010, at the Hilton Washington.
12:09 am PT Approx. 19 min. Book Discussion on Kamikaze Diaries From the 2010 Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville, Virginia, Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney ... From the 2010 Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville, Virginia, Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney discussed her book, Kamikaze Diaries: Reflections of Japanese Student Soldiers.
12:29 am PT Approx. 44 min. Book Discussion on Enough Roger Thurow and Scott Kilman talked about their book Enough: Why the World’s Poorest ... Roger Thurow and Scott Kilman talked about their book Enough: Why the World’s Poorest Starve in an Age of Plenty (PublicAffairs, 2009) in conversation with former Ambassador Carolyn Curiel. They also responded to questions from members of the audience at the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest.
1:14 am PT Approx. 1 min. Book Discussion on Hitch 22 ; Christopher Hitchens reflects on his personal and public life in his memoir, Hitch-22. ... Christopher Hitchens reflects on his personal and public life in his memoir, Hitch-22. Mr. Hitchens was interviewed at the annual book publishing trade show, Book Expo America, held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.
1:15 am PT Approx. 32 min. Book Discussion on Conrol Freaks ; Terence Jeffrey, editor at large for Human Events, talked about his book Control Freaks: ... Terence Jeffrey, editor at large for Human Events, talked about his book Control Freaks: 7 Ways Liberals Plan to Ruin Your Life (Regnery Press, 2010) at The Heritage Foundation Bloggers Briefing on August 3, 2010. In his book he contends that the principles of limited government in the United States' Constitution, along with the natural laws and moral principles that preceded the Constitution, are now increasingly being violated by the Obama administration. He argued that the current administration is interested in an unlimited government that restricts political speech, is interested in a federally controlled economy, and makes decisions on individual’s retirement. Mr. Jeffrey responded to questions from members of the audience.
1:48 am PT Approx. 4 min. Basic Books Publisher Interview ; John Sherer, publisher of Basic Books, was interviewed about soon-to-be published titles at Book ... John Sherer, publisher of Basic Books, was interviewed about soon-to-be published titles at Book Expo America, the annual publishing industry trade show held in New York City.
1:53 am PT Approx. 7 min. Institute of Museum & Library Services Interview Donald Delauter talked about the work of the Institute of Museum & Library Services in offering ... Donald Delauter talked about the work of the Institute of Museum & Library Services in offering grants.
He was interviewed at the 2010 American Library Association Annual Conference, held June 24-29, 2010, at the Washington Convention Center.
2:01 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. Book Discussion on Common Nonsense: Glenn Beck and the Triumph of Ignorance Alexander Zaitchik, a freelanc journalist who contributes to AlterNet.org, presents a critical ... Alexander Zaitchik, a freelanc journalist who contributes to AlterNet.org, presents a critical account of political pundit Glenn Beck’s personal and professional life. Mr. Zaitchik contends that Mr.Beck’s radio career was floundering until he found a niche in promoting negligent claims against the left and coordinating political rallies that the author argues were less about the advancement of a specific political or social cause and more a promotional opportunity for the radio and tv host. Alexander Zaitchik presents his book at Borders bookstore in Washington, DC.
3:07 am PT Approx. 7 min. Book Discussion on When Janey Comes Marching Home From the 2010 Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville, Virginia, Laura Browder discussed ... From the 2010 Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville, Virginia, Laura Browder discussed her book, When Janey Comes Marching Home: Portraits of Women Combat Veterans.
3:15 am PT Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Book Discussion on The Last Stand National Book Award winner Nathaniel Philbrick, recounts the Battle of Little Bighorn that took ... National Book Award winner Nathaniel Philbrick, recounts the Battle of Little Bighorn that took place at Little Bighorn River in Central Montana on June 25, 1876. The conflict between the U.S. Army’s 7th Cavalry led by Lt. Col. George Custer and several of the Lakota Sioux, Arapaho, and Cheyenne tribes led by Sitting Bull resulted in the death of General Custer and saw his forces severely defeated. Nathaniel Philbrick discussed his book at Tattered Cover Bookstore in Denver.