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U.S. Role in Syria

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5:30:04 AM - 6:57:50 AM
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U.S. Role in Syria

Public Affairs Event

Foreign policy specialists talked about the civil war in Syria and the role the U.S. should play. This event is being hosted by the McCain Institute, which is named after Senator McCain (R-AZ) and is part of Arizona State University.

1 hours, 27 minutes | 438 Views

Open Phones

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7:00:39 AM - 7:51:37 AM
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Open Phones

Call-In

In honor of Super Bowl Sunday, telephone lines were open for viewer comments on federal government regulation of the National Football League.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed the Sunday morning talk shows.

0 hours, 50 minutes | 99 Views

Foreign Policy Issues in President Obama's Second Term

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7:52:49 AM - 8:38:25 AM

Marc Ginsberg talked about the foreign policy challenges in President Obama’s second term, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included increasing unrest in Egypt and Syria, the potential for direct talks between the U.S. and Iran, Iran’s nuclear capabilities, and former Senator Chuck Hagel’s confirmation hearing for Secretary of Defense.

0 hours, 45 minutes | 328 Views

Immigration Reform and Control Act

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8:41:19 AM - 9:23:21 AM
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Immigration Reform and Control Act

Call-In

Demetrios Papademetriou talked about the lessons learned from the 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act, which was intended to control the flow of illegal immigrants into the U.S. as well as provide a pathway to citizenship for those already in the country at the time. Mr. Papademetriou argued that the act set a foundation for policies that were eventually implemented, and that it showed the unpredictability of future labor market demands. He also suggested that the legislation was not necessarily at fault, but its implementation was.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the end of the program.

0 hours, 42 minutes | 551 Views

Women's Rights Worldwide

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9:24:39 AM - 9:59:21 AM
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Women's Rights Worldwide

Call-In

Ritu Sharma talked about the state of women’s rights worldwide and who might continue the cause following Hillary Clinton departing as secretary of state. Topics included Secretary Clinton’s legacy as the Department of State, incoming Secretary of State John Kerry’s record on women’s rights, and the progress of women’s rights, including Afghanistan, India, Iran, and others countries.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 272 Views

Newsmakers with Senator Chuck Grassley

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9:59:45 AM - 10:27:41 AM
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Newsmakers with Senator Chuck Grassley

Interview

Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA), the ranking member of the Judiciary Committee, talked by video link from the Russell Rotunda about topics before the committee, including gun legislation and immigration. He also talked about the Iowa Senate race for 2014, since Senator Tom Harkin had said he would not seek reelection. After the interview, the guest reporters in the studio discussed his responses with the host.

0 hours, 27 minutes | 364 Views

President Obama Speech on Immigration in Las Vegas

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10:28:55 AM - 11:02:39 AM
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President Obama Speech on Immigration in Las Vegas

White House Event

President Obama outlined his proposals for immigration reform. His plan included increased border security and penalizing businesses that knowingly hire undocumented workers, an option for the 11 million illegal workers already in the country to earn citizenship, and streamline the current legal immigration system. In his remarks he complimented the efforts of a bi-partisan group of senators who announced their immigration reform plan the previous day but said that if Congress could not pass its own immigration reform legislation “in a timely fashion,” he would send his own bill and “insist that they vote on it right away.” The event took place at Del Sol High School in Southern Las Vegas.

0 hours, 33 minutes | 8,308 Views

Gun Violence Prevention

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11:04:52 AM - 1:37:05 PM
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Gun Violence Prevention

Senate Committee

Advocates for and against stricter gun-control laws testified at a hearing on gun violence prevention. The hearing was held in part in reaction to the December 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot in the head by a gunman at a 2011 event in her district, gave a brief statement at the opening of the hearing, urging Congress to come to a solution to prevent gun violence.

2 hours, 32 minutes | 21,575 Views

National Rifle Association President David Keene

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1:38:01 PM - 1:42:01 PM
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National Rifle Association President David Keene

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National Rifle Association (NRA) President David Keene talked about gun control legislation at a Christian Science Monitor Breakfast event for reporters at the St. Regis Hotel. He said his organization would withhold judgment on efforts to expand background checks for gun sales until there was actual legislation put forward by Congress. Mr. Keene said some restrictions on large-capacity magazines may pass legal muster in the Courts. He also said the AR-15 semi-automatic rifle should not be on any list of banned assault weapons.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 480 Views

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1:43:20 PM - 2:42:10 PM

Secretary Clinton Remarks on America's Role in the World

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton talked about America’s leadership in the world and the need for “smart power” diplomacy to address the changing world. She said the U.S. could not afford to ignore human rights issues and that the global economy and political environment would progress “if women and girls are treated as equals.” On the Middle East, Secretary Clinton said the region would thrive when entrepreneurship prevailed instead of extremism. Following her remarks, she took a few questions from the audience on immigration reform, budget concerns, and the future of the American political system. This was her final address as secretary of state before stepping down the next day.

0 hours, 58 minutes | 1,695 Views

Secretary of State Clinton's Farewell Remarks to Staff

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2:42:10 PM - 2:57:13 PM
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Secretary of State Clinton's Farewell Remarks to Staff

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Secretary Clinton made farewell remarks to State Department staff on the final day in her position. She said that she was very proud of the work during her tenure to elevate diplomacy and development and was more optimistic than when she began four years before.

0 hours, 15 minutes | 2,009 Views

Secretary of Defense Nomination Hearing, Part 1

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3:00:13 PM - 5:57:39 PM
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Secretary of Defense Nomination Hearing, Part 1

Senate Committee

Former Senator Chuck Hagel testified on his nomination to be secretary of defense. Among the topics he addressed were military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, his opinions and votes on military operations, U.S. relations with Israel, projected Defense Department budget cuts, service by openly gay and lesbian personnel, Iranian nuclear development programs, and future roles for the U.S. military.
He was introduced at the hearing by former Senators John Warner (R-VA) and Sam Nunn (D-NC).

2 hours, 57 minutes | 7,879 Views

Newsmakers with Senator Chuck Grassley

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6:00:31 PM - 6:28:25 PM
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Newsmakers with Senator Chuck Grassley

Interview

Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA), the ranking member of the Judiciary Committee, talked by video link from the Russell Rotunda about topics before the committee, including gun legislation and immigration. He also talked about the Iowa Senate race for 2014, since Senator Tom Harkin had said he would not seek reelection. After the interview, the guest reporters in the studio discussed his responses with the host.

0 hours, 27 minutes | 364 Views

Special Operations and Iraq

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6:31:00 PM - 7:58:35 PM
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Special Operations and Iraq

Public Affairs Event

General Stanley McChrystal (Ret.) talked about the evolution of the Joint Special Operations Command and the pursuit of al-Qaeda in Iraq, in particular the terrorist Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. Bruce Riedel, a 30-year veteran of the CIA, interviewed General McChrystal, before moderating a discussion with the audience.
“The Evolution of Joint Special Operations Command and the Pursuit of al Qaeda in Iraq: A Conversation with General Stanley A. McChrystal” was held by the 21st Century Defense Initiative at Brookings.

1 hours, 27 minutes | 1,960 Views

Q&A with Mark Shields

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8:00:31 PM - 8:59:41 PM
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Q&A with Mark Shields

Q&A

Mark Shields, syndicated columnist and political analyst for PBS, talked about his early days in politics and shared stories of his role as a legislative assistant to Senator William Proxmire (D-WI) and his work on the presidential campaigns of Senator Robert Kennedy (D-NY) in 1968 and Senator Edmund Muskie (D-ME) in 1972. He talked about the impact the assassination of Robert Kennedy had on his life and his eventual transition into journalism as a columnist for the Washington Post. He reflected on the use of humor in his writing and suggested that 2012 was the worst presidential campaign he covered because candidates Obama and Romney both appeared “not to like politics” very much. He says that John McCain’s 2000 presidential primary campaign was his favorite because of the candidate’s openness and willingness to speak with voters. Mr. Shields also reacted to video clips of from 1983, 1992, and 2012.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 2,179 Views

Question Time

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9:01:15 PM - 9:35:20 PM
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Question Time

International Telecasts

Prime Minister Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition. Topics included the state of the economy, housing benefits for veterans and a proposed tax increase on beer and alcohol.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 739 Views

Lessons from the 2012 Election, Interest Groups

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9:37:32 PM - 10:51:30 PM
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Lessons from the 2012 Election, Interest Groups

Public Affairs Event

Representatives of interest group talked about the lessons they learned from the 2012 election. Glen Caroline said that recent gun control legislation proposals in Congress had increased National Rifle Association membership and predicted the votes of Second Amendment supporters would affect 2014 elections. Other topics included the tea party movement and independent voters, the impact of environmental concerns on the 2012 election results, and possible differences between the 112th and 113th Congresses. The program included questions from audience members.
“The Interest Groups” was a panel of “Campaigns and Legislation: Applying Lessons from the 2012 Campaign Cycle to the 113th Congress,” held at the Georgetown Law Center Hart Auditorium.

1 hours, 13 minutes | 459 Views

Massachusetts Senate Announcement

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10:52:19 PM - 10:59:37 PM
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Massachusetts Senate Announcement

News Conference

Governor Deval Patrick announced the that William “Mo” Cowan, his former chief of staff, would be the temporary replacement for Senator John Kerry until a special election on June 25, 2013. Mr. Cowan said that he would not be a candidate in the upcoming election.
Courtesy of WFXT Fox Boston.

0 hours, 7 minutes | 266 Views

Q&A with Mark Shields

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11:00:10 PM - 11:59:25 PM
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Q&A with Mark Shields

Q&A

Mark Shields, syndicated columnist and political analyst for PBS, talked about his early days in politics and shared stories of his role as a legislative assistant to Senator William Proxmire (D-WI) and his work on the presidential campaigns of Senator Robert Kennedy (D-NY) in 1968 and Senator Edmund Muskie (D-ME) in 1972. He talked about the impact the assassination of Robert Kennedy had on his life and his eventual transition into journalism as a columnist for the Washington Post. He reflected on the use of humor in his writing and suggested that 2012 was the worst presidential campaign he covered because candidates Obama and Romney both appeared “not to like politics” very much. He says that John McCain’s 2000 presidential primary campaign was his favorite because of the candidate’s openness and willingness to speak with voters. Mr. Shields also reacted to video clips of from 1983, 1992, and 2012.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 2,179 Views

Question Time

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12:01:39 AM - 12:35:44 AM
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Question Time

International Telecasts

Prime Minister Cameron answered questions from members of his coalition and the opposition. Topics included the state of the economy, housing benefits for veterans and a proposed tax increase on beer and alcohol.

0 hours, 34 minutes | 739 Views

Conflict in Mali

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12:38:00 AM - 2:37:40 AM
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Conflict in Mali

Public Affairs Event

Panelists talked about the conflict in Mali and stability in the greater Sahel region, the transition area of Africa between the Sahara Desert in the north and the savanna zone to its south. They covered the history of Mali and described tribal tensions and separatist groups, and the consequences of the fall of Libyan ruler Moammar Qadhafi. They discussed the need for Western intervention to protect European and American interests and the dangers of increased al-Qaeda intervention. They also discussed the competing interests and refugees flowing into the region, the prospects for organizing a legitimate Malian state, and other topics.

1 hours, 59 minutes | 828 Views

Foreign Policy Issues in President Obama's Second Term

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2:39:02 AM - 3:24:14 AM

Marc Ginsberg talked about the foreign policy challenges in President Obama’s second term, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included increasing unrest in Egypt and Syria, the potential for direct talks between the U.S. and Iran, Iran’s nuclear capabilities, and former Senator Chuck Hagel’s confirmation hearing for Secretary of Defense.

0 hours, 45 minutes | 328 Views

Women's Rights Worldwide

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3:24:27 AM - 3:57:53 AM
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Women's Rights Worldwide

Call-In

Ritu Sharma talked about the state of women’s rights worldwide and who might continue the cause following Hillary Clinton departing as secretary of state. Topics included Secretary Clinton’s legacy as the Department of State, incoming Secretary of State John Kerry’s record on women’s rights, and the progress of women’s rights, including Afghanistan, India, Iran, and others countries.

0 hours, 33 minutes | 272 Views

Access to Primary Heath Care

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4:00:13 AM - 5:56:49 AM
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Access to Primary Heath Care

Senate Committee

Physicians, nurses, and other health care industry officials testified on ways to increase Americans' access to primary care doctors. The Association of American Medical Colleges estimated that the U.S. would have a shortage of approximately 21,000 primary care physicians in 2015, with the shortfall projected to further increase as the number of primary care medical students continued to decline and 30 million Americans became eligible for heath care under the Affordable Care Act. Among the issues discussed were Medicare reimbursement rates, changing the culture of medical schools to encourage students into primary health care, and forgiveness of some of the medical school loan debt accrued by primary care practitioners.

1 hours, 56 minutes | 1,419 Views

Q&A with Mark Shields

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5:59:17 AM - 6:58:32 AM

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Q&A with Mark Shields

Q&A

Mark Shields, syndicated columnist and political analyst for PBS, talked about his early days in politics and shared stories of his role as a legislative assistant to Senator William Proxmire (D-WI) and his work on the presidential campaigns of Senator Robert Kennedy (D-NY) in 1968 and Senator Edmund Muskie (D-ME) in 1972. He talked about the impact the assassination of Robert Kennedy had on his life and his eventual transition into journalism as a columnist for the Washington Post. He reflected on the use of humor in his writing and suggested that 2012 was the worst presidential campaign he covered because candidates Obama and Romney both appeared “not to like politics” very much. He says that John McCain’s 2000 presidential primary campaign was his favorite because of the candidate’s openness and willingness to speak with voters. Mr. Shields also reacted to video clips of from 1983, 1992, and 2012.

0 hours, 59 minutes | 2,179 Views

Book Discussion on A Wicked War

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5:33:07 AM - 6:23:51 AM
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Book Discussion on A Wicked War

Public Affairs Event

Amy Greenberg, history and women’s studies professor at Penn State University, talked about her book, A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico, in which she recounts the Mexican-American War in 1846. The author talked about President Polk’s decision to go to war and the roles that then Congressman Abraham Lincoln and Henry Clay played in the national debate. Amy Greenberg speaks at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Illinois.

0 hours, 50 minutes | 2,822 Views

Publishing News 1-31-13

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6:24:42 AM - 6:26:38 AM
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Publishing News 1-31-13

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A list of major publishing news headlines from the week of January 31, 2013.

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New Books Being Released Week of 2/2/13

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New Books Being Released Week of 2/2/13

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A list of new books being released the week of February 2, 2013.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 34 Views

Book Discussion on The King Years

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6:29:51 AM - 7:43:19 AM
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Book Discussion on The King Years

Public Affairs Event

Taylor Branch, author of the multi-volume, America in the King Years, presented his thoughts on key moments in the Civil Rights Movement. Mr. Branch spoke at the Atlanta History Center.

1 hours, 13 minutes | 774 Views

Walks in Literary Santa Fe

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7:45:48 AM - 7:57:15 AM
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Walks in Literary Santa Fe

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Barbara Harrelson, author of the book, Walks in Literary Santa Fe: A Guide to Landmarks, Legends, and Lore, guided a walking tour of Santa Fe, and talked about some of city’s literary landmarks.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 11 minutes | 147 Views

Book Discussion on Mr. Sunday's Saturday Night Chicken

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7:58:13 AM - 8:00:30 AM

Fox News Host Chris Wallace and his wife Lorraine talked about her book Mr. Sunday’s Saturday Night Chicken.
This interview was held at the 35th Annual National Press Club Book Fair and Authors' Night, a fundraiser for the Eric Friedheim National Journalism Library held Tuesday, November 13, 2012, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

0 hours, 2 minutes | 64 Views

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8:00:49 AM - 8:52:47 AM

Book Discussion on The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure

Public Affairs Event

John Allison talked about his book, The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure: Why Pure Capitalism is the World Economy’s Only Hope, in which he argues that government incentives and regulation caused the 2008 collapse and says that to improve the economy we need to adopt pure free market policies. He responded to questions from the audience at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 2,032 Views

Book TV in Santa Fe, New Mexico

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Book TV in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Public Affairs Event

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico, to feature the history and literary life of the community.
These are the programs shown during the Santa Fe, New Mexico LCV weekend on Book TV:
Book Discussion on Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power
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Walks in Literary Santa Fe
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Book Discussion on Without Reservations: The Cartoons of Ricardo Cate
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Book Discussion on Blood and Thunder
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Book Discussion on Santa Fe, Its 400th Year
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Collected Works Book Store
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1 hours, 20 minutes | 393 Views

James McGrath Morris talked about his biography, Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power, in which he chronicled the life of Joseph Pulitzer, a Jewish Hungarian immigrant who rose to the top of American politics and journalism.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 20 minutes | 203 Views

Walks in Literary Santa Fe

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9:21:36 AM - 9:33:05 AM
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Walks in Literary Santa Fe

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Barbara Harrelson, author of the book, Walks in Literary Santa Fe: A Guide to Landmarks, Legends, and Lore, guided a walking tour of Santa Fe, and talked about some of city’s literary landmarks.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 11 minutes | 147 Views

Ricardo Cate talked about his book, Without Reservations: The Cartoons of Ricardo Cate. Ricardo Caté has been drawing the daily cartoon for the Santa Fe New Mexican since 2006. His humor “pokes fun at both the white man and the Indian.” Ricardo lives in the Santo Domingo Pueblo, New Mexico, and teaches on the reservation.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 13 minutes | 312 Views

Book Discussion on Blood and Thunder

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9:47:16 AM - 10:05:56 AM
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Book Discussion on Blood and Thunder

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Hampton Sides talked about his book, Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West, in which he chronicles the history of the American conquest of the western United States, and the involvement of trapper and soldier Kit Carson.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 18 minutes | 157 Views

Book Discussion on Santa Fe, Its 400th Year

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Book Discussion on Santa Fe, Its 400th Year

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Rob Dean talked about his book, Santa Fe, Its 400th Year: Exploring the Past, Defining the Future, in which he chronicles the history of Santa Fe since it was founded by the Spanish in 1610.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 115 Views

Collected Works Book Store

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10:12:03 AM - 10:21:14 AM
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Collected Works Book Store

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Dorothy Massey talked about Collected Works Bookstore, an independent bookstore located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, since 1978. The bookstore has an inventory of over 30,000 books, including a large selection of local travel books, as well as titles on Southwest and Native American history. Dorothy and her daughter have owned Collected Works since 1996.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 108 Views

Book TV Fairs and Festivals

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Book TV Fairs and Festivals

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A list of book fairs and festivals as of January 24, 2013.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 63 Views

Publishing News 1-31-13

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10:33:42 AM - 10:35:38 AM
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Publishing News 1-31-13

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A list of major publishing news headlines from the week of January 31, 2013.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 39 Views

Book Discussion on Confederate Reckoning

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10:36:02 AM - 11:00:03 AM
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Book Discussion on Confederate Reckoning

Interview

Professor Stephanie McCurry talked about her book, Confederate Reckoning: Power and Politics in the Civil War South, in which she looks at the internal politics of the South during the Civil War and the influence that southern women and slaves had on the war’s outcome. This interview was recorded at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

0 hours, 24 minutes | 1,852 Views

After Words with Helaine Olen

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11:00:33 AM - 11:29:05 AM
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After Words with Helaine Olen

Interview

Helaine Olen talked about her book, Pound Foolish: Exposing the Dark Side of the Personal Finance Industry, in which she goes inside the world of personal finance “gurus” and reveals how the products and services they promote fail to meet their expectations and often undercut the financial security of those using them. She discussed her findings with Russell Wild, Saturday Evening Post Financial Contributor and author of several personal finance books.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 2,888 Views

After Words with Helaine Olen

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11:29:22 AM - 11:56:10 AM
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After Words with Helaine Olen

Interview

Helaine Olen talked about her book, Pound Foolish: Exposing the Dark Side of the Personal Finance Industry, in which she goes inside the world of personal finance “gurus” and reveals how the products and services they promote fail to meet their expectations and often undercut the financial security of those using them. She discussed her findings with Russell Wild, Saturday Evening Post Financial Contributor and author of several personal finance books.

0 hours, 26 minutes | 2,888 Views

Book Discussion on Yours in Truth

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11:56:49 AM - 11:59:43 AM
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Book Discussion on Yours in Truth

Interview

Jeff Himmelman talked about his book, Yours in Truth: A Personal Portrait of Ben Bradlee. This interview was held at the 35th Annual National Press Club Book Fair and Authors' Night, a fundraiser for the Eric Friedheim National Journalism Library held Tuesday, November 13, 2012, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

0 hours, 2 minutes | 61 Views

In Depth with Randall Robinson

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In Depth with Randall Robinson

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Randall Robinson, founder and president emeritus of TransAfrica, talks about his life, career, and body of work. Mr. Robinson is distinguished scholar in residence at The Dickinson School of Law at Penn State. He received humanitarian awards from UNICEF, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Congressional Black Caucus, among others. During the interview he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Mr. Robinson has written five non-fiction books: Defending the Spirit: A Black Life in America; The Debt: What America Owes to Blacks; The Reckoning: What Blacks Owe to Each Other; Quitting America: The Departure of a Black Man from His Native Land; An Unbroken Agony: Haiti, From Revolution to the Kidnapping of a President. He has also written the novel Makeda.

3 hours, 0 minutes | 6,119 Views

Book Discussion on Catastrophic Care

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3:01:16 PM - 3:55:08 PM
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Book Discussion on Catastrophic Care

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David Goldhill, president and CEO of the Game Show Network, talks about his book, Catastrophic Care: How American Health Care Killed My Father - and How We Can Fix It, in which he contends that his father’s death was avoidable and questions how the nations' health care system allows over 200,000 similar deaths due to error. In 2007 David Goldhill’s father died from an infection incurred at a hospital due to medical mistreatment. The author presented his thoughts on the expansion of health care coverage and why patients need to be more like customers who are active participants in the cost of their care. He also responded to questions from the audience at the Harvard Club in New York City.

0 hours, 53 minutes | 1,369 Views

James McGrath Morris talked about his biography, Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power, in which he chronicled the life of Joseph Pulitzer, a Jewish Hungarian immigrant who rose to the top of American politics and journalism.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 20 minutes | 203 Views

Book Discussion on Santa Fe, Its 400th Year

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Book Discussion on Santa Fe, Its 400th Year

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Rob Dean talked about his book, Santa Fe, Its 400th Year: Exploring the Past, Defining the Future, in which he chronicles the history of Santa Fe since it was founded by the Spanish in 1610.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 115 Views

Collected Works Book Store

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4:21:15 PM - 4:30:26 PM
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Collected Works Book Store

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Dorothy Massey talked about Collected Works Bookstore, an independent bookstore located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, since 1978. The bookstore has an inventory of over 30,000 books, including a large selection of local travel books, as well as titles on Southwest and Native American history. Dorothy and her daughter have owned Collected Works since 1996.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 108 Views

Book Discussion on My Share of the Task

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Book Discussion on My Share of the Task

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General Stanley McChrystal talked about his memoir, My Share of the Task, with author and journalist Mark Bowden. In the book, the former commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan recounted the major turning points in his 34-year military career, which ended in 2010. He responded to questions from the library at the Free Library of Philadelphia. 
Stanley McChrystal, a graduate of West Point, retired from the U.S. Army in July 2010 as a four-star general. Along with commanding U.S. forces in Afghanistan, General McChrystal also served as commander of the Joint Special Operations Command and as director of the Joint Staff. He is the co-founder of McChrystal Group, a consulting firm, and, since August 2010, has been a senior fellow at Yale University’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs.

0 hours, 55 minutes | 1,088 Views

Book Discussion on Blood and Thunder

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Book Discussion on Blood and Thunder

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Hampton Sides talked about his book, Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West, in which he chronicles the history of the American conquest of the western United States, and the involvement of trapper and soldier Kit Carson.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 18 minutes | 157 Views

Ricardo Cate talked about his book, Without Reservations: The Cartoons of Ricardo Cate. Ricardo Caté has been drawing the daily cartoon for the Santa Fe New Mexican since 2006. His humor “pokes fun at both the white man and the Indian.” Ricardo lives in the Santo Domingo Pueblo, New Mexico, and teaches on the reservation.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 13 minutes | 312 Views

Book Discussion on Black Men Built the Capitol

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Book Discussion on Black Men Built the Capitol

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Jesse Holland, Associated Press reporter who covers Congress, presents a history of the slave labor that was used to complete the construction of the United States Capitol and the White House. Mr. Holland discussed his book at the Moultrie Courthouse in Washington, D.C.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 1,076 Views

Walks in Literary Santa Fe

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Walks in Literary Santa Fe

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Barbara Harrelson, author of the book, Walks in Literary Santa Fe: A Guide to Landmarks, Legends, and Lore, guided a walking tour of Santa Fe, and talked about some of city’s literary landmarks.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 11 minutes | 147 Views

James McGrath Morris talked about his biography, Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power, in which he chronicled the life of Joseph Pulitzer, a Jewish Hungarian immigrant who rose to the top of American politics and journalism.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 20 minutes | 203 Views

Book Discussion on Dinner with Churchill

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7:34:39 PM - 8:07:20 PM
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Book Discussion on Dinner with Churchill

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Cita Stelzer talked about her book, Dinner with Churchill: Policy-Making at the Dinner Table, in which she examined the dinners hosted by Winston Churchill during and after World War II, which were used to persuade world leaders to adopt his position on various matters. Ms. Stelzer also responded to questions from the audience at Changing Hands Bookstore in Tempe, Arizona.

0 hours, 32 minutes | 1,585 Views

Collected Works Book Store

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Collected Works Book Store

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Dorothy Massey talked about Collected Works Bookstore, an independent bookstore located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, since 1978. The bookstore has an inventory of over 30,000 books, including a large selection of local travel books, as well as titles on Southwest and Native American history. Dorothy and her daughter have owned Collected Works since 1996.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 108 Views

Book Discussion on Santa Fe, Its 400th Year

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Book Discussion on Santa Fe, Its 400th Year

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Rob Dean talked about his book, Santa Fe, Its 400th Year: Exploring the Past, Defining the Future, in which he chronicles the history of Santa Fe since it was founded by the Spanish in 1610.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 5 minutes | 115 Views

Book Discussion on Blood and Thunder

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8:23:36 PM - 8:42:16 PM
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Book Discussion on Blood and Thunder

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Hampton Sides talked about his book, Blood and Thunder: The Epic Story of Kit Carson and the Conquest of the American West, in which he chronicles the history of the American conquest of the western United States, and the involvement of trapper and soldier Kit Carson.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 18 minutes | 157 Views

James McGrath Morris talked about his biography, Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power, in which he chronicled the life of Joseph Pulitzer, a Jewish Hungarian immigrant who rose to the top of American politics and journalism.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 20 minutes | 203 Views

After Words with Jonathan Last

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9:03:48 PM - 9:58:49 PM
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After Words with Jonathan Last

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Author Jonathan Last talks about his book, What to Expect When No One’s Expecting: America’s Coming Demographic Disaster, in which he discusses the population implosion in the U.S. and it’s impact on the economy, culture and politics. He argued that if the U.S. wants to continue to be a world leader, Americans must have more children. He discussed the country’s demographic changes with Pew Research Center’s D’Vera Cohn.

0 hours, 55 minutes | 2,114 Views

Book TV Fairs and Festivals

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9:59:22 PM - 10:00:39 PM
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Book TV Fairs and Festivals

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A list of book fairs and festivals as of January 24, 2013.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 63 Views

Book Discussion on The World Until Yesterday

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Book Discussion on The World Until Yesterday

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Professor Jared Diamond talked about his book, The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? In the book he examined practices of traditional and modern, industrialized societies drawing on fieldwork in New Guinea, the Amazon, Kalahari, and other areas to compare customs and practices of societies, emphasizing trends in declining health and fitness as industrialization spread to newly developing nations.
Professor Diamond spoke at the Free Library of Philadelphia.

0 hours, 57 minutes | 1,384 Views

New Books Being Released Week of 2/2/13

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New Books Being Released Week of 2/2/13

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A list of new books being released the week of February 2, 2013.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 34 Views

Book Discussion on Catastrophic Care

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11:00:58 PM - 11:54:43 PM
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Book Discussion on Catastrophic Care

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David Goldhill, president and CEO of the Game Show Network, talks about his book, Catastrophic Care: How American Health Care Killed My Father - and How We Can Fix It, in which he contends that his father’s death was avoidable and questions how the nations' health care system allows over 200,000 similar deaths due to error. In 2007 David Goldhill’s father died from an infection incurred at a hospital due to medical mistreatment. The author presented his thoughts on the expansion of health care coverage and why patients need to be more like customers who are active participants in the cost of their care. He also responded to questions from the audience at the Harvard Club in New York City.

0 hours, 53 minutes | 1,369 Views

Publishing News 1-31-13

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Publishing News 1-31-13

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A list of major publishing news headlines from the week of January 31, 2013.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 39 Views

In Depth with Randall Robinson

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In Depth with Randall Robinson

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Randall Robinson, founder and president emeritus of TransAfrica, talks about his life, career, and body of work. Mr. Robinson is distinguished scholar in residence at The Dickinson School of Law at Penn State. He received humanitarian awards from UNICEF, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Congressional Black Caucus, among others. During the interview he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Mr. Robinson has written five non-fiction books: Defending the Spirit: A Black Life in America; The Debt: What America Owes to Blacks; The Reckoning: What Blacks Owe to Each Other; Quitting America: The Departure of a Black Man from His Native Land; An Unbroken Agony: Haiti, From Revolution to the Kidnapping of a President. He has also written the novel Makeda.

3 hours, 0 minutes | 6,119 Views

After Words with Jonathan Last

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After Words with Jonathan Last

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Author Jonathan Last talks about his book, What to Expect When No One’s Expecting: America’s Coming Demographic Disaster, in which he discusses the population implosion in the U.S. and it’s impact on the economy, culture and politics. He argued that if the U.S. wants to continue to be a world leader, Americans must have more children. He discussed the country’s demographic changes with Pew Research Center’s D’Vera Cohn.

0 hours, 29 minutes | 2,114 Views

After Words with Jonathan Last

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After Words with Jonathan Last

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Author Jonathan Last talks about his book, What to Expect When No One’s Expecting: America’s Coming Demographic Disaster, in which he discusses the population implosion in the U.S. and it’s impact on the economy, culture and politics. He argued that if the U.S. wants to continue to be a world leader, Americans must have more children. He discussed the country’s demographic changes with Pew Research Center’s D’Vera Cohn.

0 hours, 25 minutes | 2,114 Views

Book Discussion on Foodopoly

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4:00:50 AM - 4:56:55 AM
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Book Discussion on Foodopoly

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Wenonah Hauter, organic farm owner and executive director of Food and Water Watch, talked about her book, Foodopoly: The Battle Over the Future of Food an Farming in America, in which she argues that agribusinesses, such as ConAgra, Kraft, and Tyson, have hurt small farmers, marginalized the health of crops, and limited consumer choices. The author presented her thoughts on how America’s agricultural system should be reformed at Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 1,317 Views

Book TV Fairs and Festivals

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4:57:08 AM - 4:58:25 AM
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Book TV Fairs and Festivals

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A list of book fairs and festivals as of January 24, 2013.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 63 Views

New Books Being Released Week of 2/2/13

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New Books Being Released Week of 2/2/13

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A list of new books being released the week of February 2, 2013.

0 hours, 1 minutes | 34 Views

Book Discussion on The Hopkins Touch

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Book Discussion on The Hopkins Touch

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David Roll talked about his book, The Hopkins Touch: Harry Hopkins and the Forging of the Alliance to Defeat Hitler, in which he recounts the life and career of Harry Hopkins, advisor and friend to President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Hopkins, who did not have an official title in the Roosevelt administration, was a confidante to the president, who assisted in establishment of the New Deal and communications between Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin during World War II. David Roll spoke at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. and responded to questions from the audience.

1 hours, 1 minutes | 1,037 Views

Book Discussion on Reading the Man: A Portrait of Robert E. Lee

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Book Discussion on Reading the Man: A Portrait of Robert E. Lee

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Ms. Pryor talked about her book, Reading the Man: A Portrait of Robert E. Lee, published by Penguin. She described being allowed by Lee’s family to use many letters written by Robert E. Lee that have never been examined previously or used by historians and biographers. She used these letters to explore the private life and intimate writings of General Robert E. Lee. After her presentation she responded to audience members' questions.

1 hours, 8 minutes | 5,355 Views

New Mexico's Pojoaque Pueblo

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New Mexico's Pojoaque Pueblo

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Governor George Rivera toured the Pojoaque Pueblo, near Santa Fe, New Mexico, and talked about its traditions and history. Pueblos are modern and ancient communities of native americans in the southwestern United States. There are 21 pueblos in the United States, 19 of which are in the state of New Mexico.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 484 Views

1965 Vietnam Documentary

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1965 Vietnam Documentary

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The Big Picture was a documentary series produced by the Defense Department that aired on ABC Television from 1951 through 1975. The series focused on battles and figures in U.S. military history. This film features President Lyndon B. Johnson outlining U.S. policy in Vietnam.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 715 Views

History of New Mexico's State Capitol Building

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History of New Mexico's State Capitol Building

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Paula Tackett talked about the history of New Mexico’s State Capitol Building.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 292 Views

Q&A with Ted Widmer

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Q&A with Ted Widmer

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Ted Widmer talked about the book he edited, Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy. The book contains audio CDs with 150 minutes of recorded conversations from the oval office, cabinet meetings, telephone calls, and private dictations during Kennedy’s presidency. Mr. Widmer described how he was approached by the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation to select, introduce, and transcribe the recordings. Mr. Widmer reacted to numerous clips played throughout the program including from during the Cuban missile crisis and discussions with Mississippi Governor Ross Barnett dealing with the riots over the integration of the University of Mississippi. There were also some more light-hearted moments. Mr. Widmer reflected upon his academic training at Harvard, as well as his experiences serving both President Bill Clinton, during his presidency, and Hillary Clinton, during her time as secretary of State.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 1,659 Views

The Civil War and American Art, Part 2

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The Civil War and American Art, Part 2

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In this second of a two-part look at a Smithsonian American Art Museum exhibit, senior curator Eleanor Jones Harvey talked about the symbolism of a selection of paintings and photographs with a group of journalists.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 583 Views

Presidents in World Affairs

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Presidents in World Affairs

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Scholars talked about the differences in leadership styles between Presidents Franklin Roosevelt and Harry Truman, as well as President Dwight Eisenhower’s ideology, and how it guided his decision-making during the Cold War. This was part of the conference, “Recasting Presidential History,” held at the University of Virginia’s Miller Center for Public Affairs. The presentation, “Presidents in the World” was the annual Ambassador William C. Battle Symposium on American Diplomacy.

1 hours, 34 minutes | 584 Views

Native American Lands and the Supreme Court

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Native American Lands and the Supreme Court

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Angela Riley spoke in the Supreme Court chamber about the history of the Supreme Court and Native American lands. The lecture, which took place in the Supreme Court chamber, was one in a series hosted by the Supreme Court Historical Society on the Constitution, the Supreme Court, and property rights. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg introduced Professor Riley.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 972 Views

Civil War Naval Technology

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Civil War Naval Technology

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Historians talked about naval technology developments during the war, and discuss the construction and use of ironclad gunboats, the Union Blockade, and torpedo boats. This was part of a symposium hosted by the National Museum of American History.

1 hours, 42 minutes | 709 Views

New Mexico's Palace of the Govenors

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New Mexico's Palace of the Govenors

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Frances Levine talked about the history of the Palace of Governors and some of the figures who have lived in the building. She also toured several of the building’s rooms and exhibits.
The Palace of the Governors was originally constructed in the early 17th century as Spain’s seat of government for what is today the American Southwest. This adobe structure, now the state’s history museum, was designated a Registered National Historic Landmark in 1960 and an American Treasure in 1999.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 11 minutes | 495 Views

Civil War History and the Film Gone With the Wind

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Civil War History and the Film Gone With the Wind

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Jeffrey McClurken talked about the 1939 movie “Gone with the Wind,” looking at it as a source on southern culture during the Civil War and Reconstruction, and reflective of the Depression era in which it was created.

1 hours, 18 minutes | 1,637 Views

The Two Wives of Woodrow Wilson

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The Two Wives of Woodrow Wilson

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Kristie Miller, author of Ellen and Edith: Woodrow Wilson’s First Ladies, talked about Ellen Axson, the first wife of Woodrow Wilson who died in 1914, and Edith Bolling Galt, who married the widowed president in December 1915. Ms. Miller argues it was Edith who carefully guarded access to the president and who ignited a debate that continues to this day over how much power she exerted. She responded to questions from the audience.

0 hours, 42 minutes | 1,600 Views

In the first of this two-part interview, former NASA flight director, flight controller and Johnson Space Center director, Gerald Griffin talked about his role on the Gemini project. He also recalls his work at Mission Control, when lightning hit Apollo 12, Apollo 8's groundbreaking mission, and how the almost disastrous Apollo 13 mission proved to be a NASA victory. After joining NASA in 1964, Griffin worked on moon missions, including Apollo 11, 12, 13, and 17. This interview was part of the Johnson Space Center’s Oral History Project.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 409 Views

Annapolis as the Seat of Congress 1783

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Annapolis as the Seat of Congress 1783

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Kenneth Bowling, history professor at George Washington University talked about the relocation of Congress from Princeton, New Jersey to Annapolis, Maryland in 1783. He stated that the plan to move Congress was proposed by Baltimore citizens who believed it would bring more money to their city, and would serve as an excellent site to house Congress while the construction of a federal city was being planned. The 2012 Continental Congress Festival in Annapolis, Maryland hosted this hour long event.

0 hours, 56 minutes | 330 Views

American History TV in Santa Fe, New Mexico

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American History TV in Santa Fe, New Mexico

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C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico to feature the history and literary life of the community.
These are the programs shown during the Santa Fe, New Mexico LCV weekend on American History TV:
New Mexico’s Palace of the Govenors 310647-1
History of New Mexico’s State Capitol Building 310652-1
Sante Fe’s San Miguel Mission 310649-1
New Mexico’s Pojoaque Pueblo 310646-1
New Mexico’s Railroad History 310648-1
Santa Fe’s Museum of Indian Arts and Culture 310651-1
Life and Artwork of Georgia O’Keeffe 310650-1

1 hours, 2 minutes | 265 Views

New Mexico's Palace of the Govenors

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5:00:53 PM - 5:12:18 PM
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New Mexico's Palace of the Govenors

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Frances Levine talked about the history of the Palace of Governors and some of the figures who have lived in the building. She also toured several of the building’s rooms and exhibits.
The Palace of the Governors was originally constructed in the early 17th century as Spain’s seat of government for what is today the American Southwest. This adobe structure, now the state’s history museum, was designated a Registered National Historic Landmark in 1960 and an American Treasure in 1999.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 11 minutes | 495 Views

History of New Mexico's State Capitol Building

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5:12:36 PM - 5:21:54 PM
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History of New Mexico's State Capitol Building

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Paula Tackett talked about the history of New Mexico’s State Capitol Building.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 292 Views

Sante Fe's San Miguel Mission

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5:22:18 PM - 5:26:48 PM
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Sante Fe's San Miguel Mission

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Evelyn Roybal talked about the Santa Fe’s San Miguel Mission, which many claim is the oldest church in the United States. Built between 1610 and 1626, the church was damaged during the Pueblo Revolt in 1680, but was rebuilt in 1710 following the Spanish reconquest. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 263 Views

New Mexico's Pojoaque Pueblo

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5:27:12 PM - 5:36:33 PM
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New Mexico's Pojoaque Pueblo

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Governor George Rivera toured the Pojoaque Pueblo, near Santa Fe, New Mexico, and talked about its traditions and history. Pueblos are modern and ancient communities of native americans in the southwestern United States. There are 21 pueblos in the United States, 19 of which are in the state of New Mexico.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 484 Views

New Mexico's Railroad History

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5:36:51 PM - 5:43:09 PM
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New Mexico's Railroad History

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Transportation and train expert Fred Friedman talked about the history and significance of trains in New Mexico. There were at least 16 railroad properties in New Mexico in the 1880s. He talked about the people integral to the expansion, the Santa Fe Trail, as well as trains today and plans for future expansions. He also looked at maps housed at the Fray Angelico Chavez History Library that show the railroad lines that ran through New Mexico and how they changed the state.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 476 Views

Santa Fe's Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

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5:43:25 PM - 5:50:11 PM
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Santa Fe's Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

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Assistant Curator of Archaeology Dody Fugate talked about the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, which houses Native American art and artifacts from New Mexico.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 468 Views

Life and Artwork of Georgia O'Keeffe

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5:50:38 PM - 6:01:36 PM
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Life and Artwork of Georgia O'Keeffe

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Carolyn Kastner talked about Georgia O’Keeffe and her impact on American art and culture. She talked about the different phases of Ms. O’Keeffe’s life and art, including her early art, her famous flower paintings, and her landscapes of New Mexico. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 10 minutes | 5,538 Views

The Civil War and American Art, Part 2

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6:02:04 PM - 6:06:09 PM
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The Civil War and American Art, Part 2

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In this second of a two-part look at a Smithsonian American Art Museum exhibit, senior curator Eleanor Jones Harvey talked about the symbolism of a selection of paintings and photographs with a group of journalists.

0 hours, 4 minutes | 583 Views

Creating a Continental Navy

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6:08:02 PM - 6:58:41 PM
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Creating a Continental Navy

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Glenn Grasso, former instructor at the United States Coast Guard Academy, talked about the creation of the Continental Navy during America’s war for independence. The 2012 Continental Congress Festival in Annapolis, Maryland hosted this event. . Grasso analyzes the U.S. strategy of using privateer vessels to raid British commerce and supply ships. He also discussed France’s involvement in naval warfare during the American Revolution.

0 hours, 50 minutes | 542 Views

The Civil War and American Art, Part 2

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The Civil War and American Art, Part 2

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In this second of a two-part look at a Smithsonian American Art Museum exhibit, senior curator Eleanor Jones Harvey talked about the symbolism of a selection of paintings and photographs with a group of journalists.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 583 Views

Presidents in World Affairs

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7:30:26 PM - 9:04:56 PM
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Presidents in World Affairs

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Scholars talked about the differences in leadership styles between Presidents Franklin Roosevelt and Harry Truman, as well as President Dwight Eisenhower’s ideology, and how it guided his decision-making during the Cold War. This was part of the conference, “Recasting Presidential History,” held at the University of Virginia’s Miller Center for Public Affairs. The presentation, “Presidents in the World” was the annual Ambassador William C. Battle Symposium on American Diplomacy.

1 hours, 34 minutes | 584 Views

Native American Lands and the Supreme Court

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9:06:22 PM - 9:58:09 PM
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Native American Lands and the Supreme Court

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Angela Riley spoke in the Supreme Court chamber about the history of the Supreme Court and Native American lands. The lecture, which took place in the Supreme Court chamber, was one in a series hosted by the Supreme Court Historical Society on the Constitution, the Supreme Court, and property rights. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg introduced Professor Riley.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 972 Views

Titanic Memorial

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9:58:22 PM - 10:00:30 PM
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Titanic Memorial

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Historian Richard Norton Smith talked about the Titanic Memorial, on Washington, DC’s southwest waterfront. The memorial was erected by the Women’s Titanic Memorial Association. It is dedicated to the men who gave their lives so that women and children might survive the April 15, 1912 RMS Titanic disaster. The sculpture was designed by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, and the surrounding bench was designed by Henry Bacon.

0 hours, 2 minutes | 610 Views

The Civil War and American Art, Part 2

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10:00:30 PM - 10:28:48 PM
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The Civil War and American Art, Part 2

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In this second of a two-part look at a Smithsonian American Art Museum exhibit, senior curator Eleanor Jones Harvey talked about the symbolism of a selection of paintings and photographs with a group of journalists.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 583 Views

Presidents in World Affairs

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10:30:49 PM - 12:05:19 AM
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Presidents in World Affairs

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Scholars talked about the differences in leadership styles between Presidents Franklin Roosevelt and Harry Truman, as well as President Dwight Eisenhower’s ideology, and how it guided his decision-making during the Cold War. This was part of the conference, “Recasting Presidential History,” held at the University of Virginia’s Miller Center for Public Affairs. The presentation, “Presidents in the World” was the annual Ambassador William C. Battle Symposium on American Diplomacy.

1 hours, 34 minutes | 584 Views

Native American Lands and the Supreme Court

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12:06:45 AM - 12:58:32 AM
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Native American Lands and the Supreme Court

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Angela Riley spoke in the Supreme Court chamber about the history of the Supreme Court and Native American lands. The lecture, which took place in the Supreme Court chamber, was one in a series hosted by the Supreme Court Historical Society on the Constitution, the Supreme Court, and property rights. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg introduced Professor Riley.

0 hours, 51 minutes | 972 Views

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1:00:26 AM - 2:09:11 AM

Book Discussion on Reading the Man: A Portrait of Robert E. Lee

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Ms. Pryor talked about her book, Reading the Man: A Portrait of Robert E. Lee, published by Penguin. She described being allowed by Lee’s family to use many letters written by Robert E. Lee that have never been examined previously or used by historians and biographers. She used these letters to explore the private life and intimate writings of General Robert E. Lee. After her presentation she responded to audience members' questions.

1 hours, 8 minutes | 5,355 Views

New Mexico's Pojoaque Pueblo

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2:10:05 AM - 2:19:17 AM
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New Mexico's Pojoaque Pueblo

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Governor George Rivera toured the Pojoaque Pueblo, near Santa Fe, New Mexico, and talked about its traditions and history. Pueblos are modern and ancient communities of native americans in the southwestern United States. There are 21 pueblos in the United States, 19 of which are in the state of New Mexico.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 484 Views

1965 Vietnam Documentary

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2:20:27 AM - 2:48:33 AM
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1965 Vietnam Documentary

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The Big Picture was a documentary series produced by the Defense Department that aired on ABC Television from 1951 through 1975. The series focused on battles and figures in U.S. military history. This film features President Lyndon B. Johnson outlining U.S. policy in Vietnam.

0 hours, 28 minutes | 715 Views

History of New Mexico's State Capitol Building

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History of New Mexico's State Capitol Building

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Paula Tackett talked about the history of New Mexico’s State Capitol Building.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 9 minutes | 292 Views

Q&A with Ted Widmer

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3:00:09 AM - 4:00:19 AM
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Q&A with Ted Widmer

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Ted Widmer talked about the book he edited, Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy. The book contains audio CDs with 150 minutes of recorded conversations from the oval office, cabinet meetings, telephone calls, and private dictations during Kennedy’s presidency. Mr. Widmer described how he was approached by the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation to select, introduce, and transcribe the recordings. Mr. Widmer reacted to numerous clips played throughout the program including from during the Cuban missile crisis and discussions with Mississippi Governor Ross Barnett dealing with the riots over the integration of the University of Mississippi. There were also some more light-hearted moments. Mr. Widmer reflected upon his academic training at Harvard, as well as his experiences serving both President Bill Clinton, during his presidency, and Hillary Clinton, during her time as secretary of State.

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In the first of this two-part interview, former NASA flight director, flight controller and Johnson Space Center director, Gerald Griffin talked about his role on the Gemini project. He also recalls his work at Mission Control, when lightning hit Apollo 12, Apollo 8's groundbreaking mission, and how the almost disastrous Apollo 13 mission proved to be a NASA victory. After joining NASA in 1964, Griffin worked on moon missions, including Apollo 11, 12, 13, and 17. This interview was part of the Johnson Space Center’s Oral History Project.

1 hours, 0 minutes | 409 Views

Creating a Continental Navy

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5:02:09 AM - 5:52:48 AM
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Creating a Continental Navy

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Glenn Grasso, former instructor at the United States Coast Guard Academy, talked about the creation of the Continental Navy during America’s war for independence. The 2012 Continental Congress Festival in Annapolis, Maryland hosted this event. . Grasso analyzes the U.S. strategy of using privateer vessels to raid British commerce and supply ships. He also discussed France’s involvement in naval warfare during the American Revolution.

0 hours, 50 minutes | 542 Views

New Mexico's Railroad History

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5:53:43 AM - 5:59:52 AM
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New Mexico's Railroad History

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Transportation and train expert Fred Friedman talked about the history and significance of trains in New Mexico. There were at least 16 railroad properties in New Mexico in the 1880s. He talked about the people integral to the expansion, the Santa Fe Trail, as well as trains today and plans for future expansions. He also looked at maps housed at the Fray Angelico Chavez History Library that show the railroad lines that ran through New Mexico and how they changed the state.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Fe, New Mexico 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 BookTV on C-SPAN2.

0 hours, 6 minutes | 476 Views