C-SPAN Schedule

< Sunday, August 18 >

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7:00 am ET Approx. 48 min. LIVE Open Phones ; Telephone lines were open for comments on a questions derived from a Baltimore Sun opinion ... Telephone lines were open for comments on a questions derived from a Baltimore Sun opinion piece written by former Clinton administration Secretary of Labor Robert Reich: “Why Are Americans So Angry and Divided?”
At the conclusion of the program, C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed Sunday morning talk shows.
6:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Book Discussion on The Brotherhood ; Erick Stackelbeck talked about his book, The Brotherhood: America’s Next Great Enemy, ... Erick Stackelbeck talked about his book, The Brotherhood: America’s Next Great Enemy, in which he chronicles the history of the Muslim Brotherhood and the influence it wields in Egypt and across the Middle East today. Mr. Stacklebeck argued that even though Mohamed Morsi, a leading member of the Muslim Brotherhood, was recently ousted as president of Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood is still a dangerous group that shouldn’t be taken lightly. 5:49 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 10 min. Pacific War Turning Point ; ; Historians talked about the turning point in the Pacific theater during World War II. Craig ... Historians talked about the turning point in the Pacific theater during World War II. Craig Symonds argued the Battle of Midway was the decisive engagement that shifted momentum in the Allies favor, while Richard Frank asserted that the Guadalcanal campaign thwarted future Axis plans and resulted in a permanent blow to the Japanese war machine. A video clip from “Victory at Sea” was played without sound. After each author made his presentation, they held a discussion and responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Pacific War Turning Point: Midway or Guadalcanal?” was part of The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series WWII & NYC of the The New York Historical Society.
7:49 am ET Approx. 8 min. LIVE Kristen Chick on the Situation in Egypt ; ; Kristen Chick gave an update on the situation in Eqypt, where violent protests in response to the ... Kristen Chick gave an update on the situation in Eqypt, where violent protests in response to the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi continued. She also talked about U.S. response to the crisis, and the impact of a de-stabilized Egypt on the entire region. 7:17 am ET Approx. 14 min. Book Discussion on Contested Waters April Summitt talked about her book, Contested Waters: An Environmental History of the Colorado ... April Summitt talked about her book, Contested Waters: An Environmental History of the Colorado River, in which she explores the history of the Colorado River and its importance to the American Southwest.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Mesa, Arizona, on March 4-7 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local cable 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.
8:00 am ET Approx. 28 min. National Museum of African American History and Culture The National Museum of African American History and Culture would be opened by the Smithsonian on ... The National Museum of African American History and Culture would be opened by the Smithsonian on the National Mall in 2015. Lonnie Bunch, the founding director, talked about the mission and vision of the museum as he displayed an architectural model in the museum staff’s temporary office space. He then gave a tour of the storage facility where he showed artifacts that would be on display in the new building.
7:57 am ET Approx. 40 min. LIVE Jon Alterman on the Situation in Egypt ; Jon Alterman talked about the deteriorating situation in Egypt, U.S. response to the crisis, and ... Jon Alterman talked about the deteriorating situation in Egypt, U.S. response to the crisis, and how a de-stabilized Egypt might impact the entire region. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communicatins. 7:32 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 9 min. Book Discussion on Rise of the Warrior Cop ; ; Radley Balko talked about his book, Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of ... Radley Balko talked about his book, Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Forces, in which he chronicles the militarization of the police in the United States, including the expanded use of Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams to deal with low-level crimes. Mr. Balko argued that police officers have become conditioned to seeing American citizens as the enemy. Mark Lomax, executive director of the National Tactical Officers Association, provided commentary. This event was hosted by the Cato Institute. 8:30 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum Rededication At a rededication ceremony for the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, speakers ... At a rededication ceremony for the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, speakers talked about the development of the site in Hyde Park, New York, and the legacy of the former president and former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt. The ceremony included a color guard, pledge, national anthem, and invocation. The library was rededicated after its first renovation since it opened in 1941.
8:39 am ET Approx. 39 min. LIVE National Flood Insurance Program ; ; Taxpayers for Common Sense Vice President Stephen Ellis discusses the National Flood Insurance ... Taxpayers for Common Sense Vice President Stephen Ellis discusses the National Flood Insurance Program and how a new law is causing rates to rise. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
At the conclusion of the program, C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed Sunday morning talk shows.
8:41 am ET Approx. 2 min. Summer Reading with Joan Walsh Joan Walsh answered the question “What are you reading this summer?”
The date and ...
Joan Walsh answered the question “What are you reading this summer?”
The date and location of this interview are not known.
9:45 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Remembering General George Washington ; Edward Lengel talked about at General George Washington as a military commander, offering insights ... Edward Lengel talked about at General George Washington as a military commander, offering insights into his strengths and weaknesses.
“The Saviour of Our Country: Remembering Gen. George Washington” was a presentation of “New Thinking on the American Revolution.” It was part of the Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series “Old Wars, New Threats,” a series of Saturday programs presented at the New-York Historical Society in collaboration with the Foreign Policy Research Institute.
9:19 am ET Approx. 40 min. LIVE Social Media and U.S. House Elections ; ; Indiana University Sociology Professor Fabio Rojas and Twitter, Inc. Head of Government and ... Indiana University Sociology Professor Fabio Rojas and Twitter, Inc. Head of Government and Non-Profits Adam Sharp discuss new research that found that social media like Twitter messages can help predict the outcome of U.S. House elections. According to Profesor Rojas' research, Twitter data from 2010 predicted the winner in 404 of 406 competitive races. 8:44 am ET Approx. 1 min. IndieBound Best-Sellers List The IndieBound list of bestselling nonfiction books as of August 15, 2013. The IndieBound list of bestselling nonfiction books as of August 15, 2013. 10:49 am ET Approx. 10 min. Westward Migration and the Bakersfield Sound ; Reporter Robert Price and talked about the origins of the Bakersfield Sound and the people behind ... Reporter Robert Price and talked about the origins of the Bakersfield Sound and the people behind the cultural movement, and musician Jim Shaw talked about the peak of this country music style, and how it tells the story of the Dust Bowl and post-World War II migration to California. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bakersfield, California, from June 3-7 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Bright House Networks local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
10:00 am ET Approx. 32 min. Newsmakers with Michael Needham Michael Needham, CEO of Heritage Action for America talked about his Heritage Action organization ... Michael Needham, CEO of Heritage Action for America talked about his Heritage Action organization plans to promote a conservative agenda on issues such as (ACA), budget and spending, immigration, and 2014 elections. Topics included congressional Republican efforts to de-fund the Affordable Care Act, immigration, the budget and the possibility of a federal government shutdown, tax policy, and congressional Republican leadership. 8:46 am ET Approx. 14 min. Book Discussion on Radiance of Tomorrow ; Ishmael Beah, a former child soldier, talked about his forthcoming book, Radiance of ... Ishmael Beah, a former child soldier, talked about his forthcoming book, Radiance of Tomorrow. It is a novel set after the civil war in Sierra Leone. Mr. Beah was interviewed at Book Expo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City May 29 - June 1, 2013. The date of this interview is not known. 11:00 am ET Approx. 56 min. Union and Confederate Navies James McPherson talked about his book, War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, ... James McPherson talked about his book, War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, 1861-1865, in which he argues that the actions of both navies determined whether or not foreign nations would become involved in the American Civil War. The Bryant Park Corporation, Oxford University Press and the New York Historical Society co-hosted this event.
11:37 am ET Approx. 12 min. Senator John McCain Town Hall Meeting Senator John McCain (R-AZ) held a town hall meeting at Herbert K. Abrams Public Health Center in ... Senator John McCain (R-AZ) held a town hall meeting at Herbert K. Abrams Public Health Center in Tucson. Among the topics addressed were immigration reform, border security, gun control, and the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. 9:01 am ET Approx. 51 min. Book Discussion on The Skies Belong to Us Brendan Koerner talked about his book, The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden ... Brendan Koerner talked about his book, The Skies Belong to Us: Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking, in which he chronicles the hijacking of Western Airlines flight 701 in 1972 by Vietnam War veteran Roger Holder and his girlfriend, Cathy Kerkow. The larger goal of the hijacking was to protest the Vietnam War, but Holder and Kerkow were also trying to free Angela Davis, who was on trial for murder at the time. Brendan Koerner spoke at the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta. 11:59 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Founding Myths Author Ray Raphael talked about some of the pervasive myths in American society concerning the ... Author Ray Raphael talked about some of the pervasive myths in American society concerning the founding of the nation, and suggested ways to better tell a more accurate account of history. Mr. Raphael is the author of Constitutional Myths: What We Get Wrong and How to Get It Right and Founding Myths: Stories that Hide Our Patriotic Past. The College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts hosted this event.
11:54 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Representative Pelosi Town Hall Meeting House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) took part in a town hall meeting on California’s ... House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) took part in a town hall meeting on California’s implementation of its health insurance exchange, one of the provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Peter Lee gave a detailed Powerpoint explanation of the state’s “Covered California” exchange. Afterward, members of the exchange and an official from the Department of Health and Human Services and Leader Pelosi health adviser took questions from audience members. Several Democratic California Assembly members made closing remarks. 9:53 am ET Approx. 6 min. Publisher Interview with Michael Cader ; Michael Cader, founder of Publishers Lunch and Publishers Marketplace, talked about his ... Michael Cader, founder of Publishers Lunch and Publishers Marketplace, talked about his career in publishing and his e-book, Buzz Books 2013: Fall/Winter, Excerpts from 40 Top New Titles which gives book sellers and consumers a taste of major upcoming books.
He was interviewed at Book Expo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City May 29 - June 1, 2013.
1:00 pm ET Approx. 3 hr. 30 min. LIVE 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum hosted a conference on the 50th Anniversary of ... The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum hosted a conference on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. The program included presentations by attendees of the March, a panel discussion with historians Clayborne Carson and Peniel Joseph, civil rights leader Elaine Jones, Kennedy administration official Harris Wofford, and veteran journalist Callie Crossley, as well as a concluding keynote speech from Congressman John Lewis.
1:25 pm ET Approx. 36 min. Hillary Clinton at American Bar Association At the annual American Bar Association conference, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ... At the annual American Bar Association conference, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton received the highest award of the ABA, the 2013 ABA Medal, for conspicuous service in the cause of American Jurisprudence. In her acceptance speech, topics included her career, women in leadership, and voting rights. She urged the ABA to take action as she talked about the Supreme Court’s recent decision to strike down a key section of the Voting Rights Act and recent laws passed around the country limiting people’s ability to vote. She called the reasons for passing the laws as solving a “phantom” problem and said “Anyone who says racial discrimination is no longer a problem in American elections, must not be paying attention.” 10:00 am ET Approx. 11 min. Book Discussion on West of the West Mark Arax talked about his book, West of the West: Dreamers, Believers, Builders, and Killers ... Mark Arax talked about his book, West of the West: Dreamers, Believers, Builders, and Killers in the Golden State, in which he chronicles four years of traveling throughout California to explore the contemporary history of the state.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bakersfield, California, from June 3-7 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Bright House Networks local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
4:30 pm ET Approx. 10 min. Westward Migration and the Bakersfield Sound ; Reporter Robert Price and talked about the origins of the Bakersfield Sound and the people behind ... Reporter Robert Price and talked about the origins of the Bakersfield Sound and the people behind the cultural movement, and musician Jim Shaw talked about the peak of this country music style, and how it tells the story of the Dust Bowl and post-World War II migration to California. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Bakersfield, California, from June 3-7 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Bright House Networks local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
2:02 pm ET Approx. 2 min. Town Hall Meeting on Electing a Woman President Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and other women in politics spoke at a town hall meeting in Iowa ... Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and other women in politics spoke at a town hall meeting in Iowa about electing a female president and the role of women in politics. They also responded to questions from the audience. 10:11 am ET Approx. 12 min. Book Discussion on American Homicide Randolph Roth talked about his book, American Homicide. He charted the changes in the types ... Randolph Roth talked about his book, American Homicide. He charted the changes in the types and rate of homicide in America through the centuries. He talked about the correlation with social factors such as the level of trust people had in their government. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Columbus, Ohio, on July 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner 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.
4:41 pm ET Approx. 11 min. Sunnylands Historic Estate and Retreat Janice Lyle, director of Sunnylands, the winter home of Walter and Leonore Annenberg, spoke about ... Janice Lyle, director of Sunnylands, the winter home of Walter and Leonore Annenberg, spoke about the home and the seven U.S. presidents who visited during the latter half of the 20th century. The estate had become a retreat center.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Palm Springs, California, from May 6-10 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
2:06 pm ET Approx. 42 min. Housing Finance Policy ; House Financial Services Committee Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) talked about the future of home ... House Financial Services Committee Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) talked about the future of home ownership. He talked about the role played by government sponsored enterprises in the housing market crisis and outlined the Protecting American Taxpayers and Homeowners (PATH) Act, legislation that would change housing finance by eliminating Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. After his remarks he responded to questions from former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Mel Martinez.
This was the keynote address of a regional forum at the George W. Bush Presidential Center on the local and national impact of the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) Housing Commission’s report, Housing America’s Future: New Directions for National Policy.
10:24 am ET Approx. 10 min. University of New Mexico Special Collections Mike Kelly talked about a first edition copy of about The Authentic Life of Billy the Kid, ... Mike Kelly talked about a first edition copy of about The Authentic Life of Billy the Kid, which is one of the rarest items of Western Americana. The first printing was in 1882. The University has 1 of 6 known original copies of the book written and signed by author Pat Garrett. It was the 3 millionth volume the library received. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Albuquerque, 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.
4:53 pm ET Approx. 9 min. Immigration and Border Security in Arizona Russ Jones talked about the history and role of the border patrol in Arizona, and how that role ... Russ Jones talked about the history and role of the border patrol in Arizona, and how that role has changed since September 11, 2001. Topics included the how reinforcing the border has impacted crime in the area, and the challenges border patrol officers face. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Yuma, Arizona on April 1-4 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local cable 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.
2:51 pm ET Approx. 25 min. Military Sexual Assault Prevention and Response ; ; Pentagon officals briefed reporters about new Department of Defense sexual assault prevention and ... Pentagon officals briefed reporters about new Department of Defense sexual assault prevention and response initiatives. The proposals included expanding an advocacy program for victims to all branches of the military, creating a uniform definition for inappropriate relationships ,and new procedures for reassigning those accused of committing assault. Spokesperson George Little also commented on President Obama’s decision to cancel a planned joint military exercise with Egypt in response to the violence in that country. 10:35 am ET Approx. 14 min. Book Discussion on Contested Waters April Summitt talked about her book, Contested Waters: An Environmental History of the Colorado ... April Summitt talked about her book, Contested Waters: An Environmental History of the Colorado River, in which she explores the history of the Colorado River and its importance to the American Southwest.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Mesa, Arizona, on March 4-7 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local cable 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.
5:03 pm ET Approx. 8 min. Preservation of Route 66 ; Route 66 Historical Society President Johnnie Meier and Program Manager of the National Route 66 ... Route 66 Historical Society President Johnnie Meier and Program Manager of the National Route 66 Preservation Program Kaisa Barthuli talked about the Preservation of Route 66 in Albuquerque. They also visited historic sites associated with this famous highway.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Albuquerque, 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.
3:17 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Government Public Affairs Offices and Transparency Journalists and former government public affairs officials talked about the role of government ... Journalists and former government public affairs officials talked about the role of government public affairs offices and whether their roles help or hinder government openness. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Government Public Affairs Offices: More Hindrance Than Help?” was held in the ballroom of the National Press Club.
10:49 am ET Approx. 20 min. Book Discussion on Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and Power James McGrath Morris talked about his biography, Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print, and ... 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.
5:12 pm ET Approx. 9 min. New Mexico's Pojoaque Pueblo Governor George Rivera toured the Pojoaque Pueblo, near Santa Fe, New Mexico, and talked about its ... 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.
4:51 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Press Freedom in Egypt ; ; Panelists talked about press freedom in Egypt during the country’s political ... Panelists talked about press freedom in Egypt during the country’s political transition. Among the topics they addressed were physical dangers to journalists covering the violence and turmoil, media censorship, and the future of small and large news organizations in Egypt. They responded to questions from the audience. 11:10 am ET Approx. 15 min. Book Discussion on The Confederate States of America Roger Ransom talked about his book, The Confederate States of America: What Might Have ... Roger Ransom talked about his book, The Confederate States of America: What Might Have Been, in which he imagines how the United States would look if the Confederate states had won the Civil War.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Palm Springs, California, from May 6-10 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
5:22 pm ET Approx. 7 min. Roger Williams and the Founding of Providence History Professor Stanley Lemons talked about about the founding of the First Baptist Church in ... History Professor Stanley Lemons talked about about the founding of the First Baptist Church in Providence, Rhode Island, as well as its founder Roger Williams.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Providence, Rhode Island to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:00 pm ET Approx. 32 min. Newsmakers with Michael Needham Michael Needham, CEO of Heritage Action for America talked about his Heritage Action organization ... Michael Needham, CEO of Heritage Action for America talked about his Heritage Action organization plans to promote a conservative agenda on issues such as (ACA), budget and spending, immigration, and 2014 elections. Topics included congressional Republican efforts to de-fund the Affordable Care Act, immigration, the budget and the possibility of a federal government shutdown, tax policy, and congressional Republican leadership. 11:26 am ET Approx. 12 min. Book Discussion on August Gale Author Barbara Walsh talked about the story of two storms, the 1935 Newfoundland Hurricane that ... Author Barbara Walsh talked about the story of two storms, the 1935 Newfoundland Hurricane that claimed several of her ancestors and the family storm created by her grandfather in August Gale: A Father and Daughter’s Journey into the Storm.C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Augusta, Maine, on September 10-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner 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. 5:30 pm ET Approx. 18 min. New York State Museum's September 11, 2001 Exhibit Mark Schaming, director of the New York State Museum, toured the museum’s September 11, 2001 ... Mark Schaming, director of the New York State Museum, toured the museum’s September 11, 2001 exhibit, the world’s largest collection of artifacts gathered from Ground Zero following the attacks in New York City. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Albany, New York to feature the history and literary life of the community.*Working with the Time Warner 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.
6:35 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Town Hall Meeting on Electing a Woman President Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and other women in politics spoke at a town hall meeting in Iowa ... Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and other women in politics spoke at a town hall meeting in Iowa about electing a female president and the role of women in politics. They also responded to questions from the audience. 11:39 am ET Approx. 14 min. Book Discussion on The Prince of Providence Author Mike Stanton talked about his book, The Prince of Providence: The Rise and Fall of Buddy ... Author Mike Stanton talked about his book, The Prince of Providence: The Rise and Fall of Buddy Cianci, America’s Most Notorious Mayor in which he argues that Buddy Cianci was a political genius in the mold of Huey Long and James Michael Curley, and suggests that his lust for power cost him his marriage, his family, and close friendships, yet helped him to revitalize the city of Providence, Rhode Island.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Providence, Rhode Island to feature the history and literary life of the community.*Working with the Cox Communications 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.
5:48 pm ET Approx. 7 min. Vermont's Granite History ; Todd Paton talked about the history of the granite industry in Vermont and what is believed to be ... Todd Paton talked about the history of the granite industry in Vermont and what is believed to be the largest deep hole dimension granite quarry in operation in the world, located right outside of Montpelier. Rock of Ages granite is used in some of the country’s most historic memorials and structures. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Montpelier, Vermont, on October 8-11 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.
7:59 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Q&A with Mark Leibovich ; Mark Leibovich talked about his book This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral - Plus Plenty of ... Mark Leibovich talked about his book This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral - Plus Plenty of Valet Parking! - in America’s Gilded Capital. He described his book as an insider’s commentary on the business of government, politics, and media in Washington and reacted to many video clips. He discussed the reception his book had received, saying he had been accused by some journalists of giving away “the secret handshake.” He described the revolving door between government employment and lobbying firms. He stressed his larger point that political Washington was doing better in many ways than the rest of the country, which he said was suffering. Among other topics, he discussed the funeral of long-time “Meet the Press” moderator Tim Russert, and how it was treated by some as an opportunity to participate in D.C.'s “relentless culture of networking.” He also detailed his New York Times Magazine work and aspects of his life such as how the death of his younger brother at age 23 affected him. 11:54 am ET Approx. 8 min. Bear Pond Books Claire Benedict talked about the Bear Pond Books' longstanding role in the community, the impact ... Claire Benedict talked about the Bear Pond Books' longstanding role in the community, the impact of commercial competition and how the store has survived for nearly 40 years. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Montpelier, Vermont, on October 8-11 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.
5:56 pm ET Approx. 9 min. Ohio Statehouse Tour Gregg Dodd gave a tour of the Ohio Statehouse. He pointed out art, architecture, and ... Gregg Dodd gave a tour of the Ohio Statehouse. He pointed out art, architecture, and historical artifacts. Mr. Dodd talked about President Abraham Lincoln’s multiple visits to the building as well as the hearing rooms named for the eight U.S. presidents from Ohio, focusing on Presidents Grant and McKinley.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Columbus, Ohio, on July 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner 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.
9:02 pm ET Approx. 42 min. Republican Party Outreach Efforts Reince Priebus moderated a town hall meeting with five “rising star” Republican Party ... Reince Priebus moderated a town hall meeting with five “rising star” Republican Party leaders who focused on the party’s efforts to appeal to a wider variety of voters. They responded to questions from the audience.
This session was part of the Republican National Committee summer meeting.
12:33 pm ET Approx. 26 min. After Words with Leigh Gallagher ; Leigh Gallagher talked about her book, The End of the Suburbs: Where the American Dream is ... Leigh Gallagher talked about her book, The End of the Suburbs: Where the American Dream is Moving, in which she argues that the recession and crash of the housing market have caused the rapid disappearance of the suburbs. She also argued that the decline in marriage and birthrates, the rise of gasoline prices, and lure of city life for young singles have all combined to push more of the population to make their homes inside the city limits. Ms. Gallagher spoke with the author of Searching for Whitopia, Rich Benjamin. 6:06 pm ET Approx. 6 min. The Belle of Louisville ; Linda Harris gave a tour of The Belle of Louisville and talked about her history. Built in ... Linda Harris gave a tour of The Belle of Louisville and talked about her history. Built in 1914, she is the oldest operating Mississippi-style stern-wheeler steamboat in existence. Captain Mark Doty was heard welcoming passengers aboard.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Louisville, Kentucky, on June 8-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner 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.
9:48 pm ET Approx. 45 min. Iowa Democratic Fundraiser Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) spoke at an Iowa Democratic fundraising dinner attended by many ... Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) spoke at an Iowa Democratic fundraising dinner attended by many candidates for office in Iowa. Afterward she was shown mingling with the crowd.
The annual Beacon Award for a “current or former elected Democrat who has embodied the principles of the Democratic Party and has accomplished significant Democratic ideals” was presented in absentia to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
The 10th Anniversary North Iowa Wing Ding Fundraiser was held at the Historic Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa.
1:01 pm ET Approx. 19 min. Book Discussion on The Kennedy Chronicles ; Kennedy talked about about her memoir, The Kennedy Chronicles: The Golden Age of MTV Through ... Kennedy talked about about her memoir, The Kennedy Chronicles: The Golden Age of MTV Through Rose-Colored Glasses, in which she discusses her life and career. She was interviewed at FreedomFest, an annual libertarian conference held July 10-13, 2013, at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. 6:13 pm ET Approx. 7 min. James Earl Ray Documents Missouri State Archivist John Dougan gave a tour of the state archives, focusing on their records ... Missouri State Archivist John Dougan gave a tour of the state archives, focusing on their records on the incarceration of James Earl Ray. After his 1967 escape from the Missouri State penitentiary, Mr. Ray assassinated Martin Luther King, Jr. April 4, 1968. The records included Missouri’s attempt to extradite him from Great Britain, where had fled.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Jefferson City, Missouri, on June 4-7 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Mediacom local cable 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.
10:37 pm ET Approx. 5 min. Adam Sharp on Twitter Adam Sharp spoke by phone about research findings that show 2010 Twitter data correctly predicted ... Adam Sharp spoke by phone about research findings that show 2010 Twitter data correctly predicted the outcome of 404 out of 406 House elections. 1:22 pm ET Approx. 25 min. Book Discussion on Totally Incorrect ; Doug Casey talked about his book, Totally Incorrect, in which he discusses such topics as ... Doug Casey talked about his book, Totally Incorrect, in which he discusses such topics as the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), WikiLeaks, the Catholic Church, and Dick Cheney. Mr. Casey was interviewed at FreedomFest, an annual libertarian conference held July 10-13, 2013, at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. 6:21 pm ET Approx. 6 min. Dignified Transfer at Dover Air Force Base Colonel John Devillier, commander of the Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations, talked about the ... Colonel John Devillier, commander of the Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations, talked about the Port Mortuary and the importance of the dignified transfer, which receives the remains of America’s fallen at Dover Air Force Base. He spoke about their mission to fulfill the nation’s sacred commitment of ensuring dignity, honor and respect to the fallen and to provide care, service and support to their families. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dover, Delaware, from June 17-21 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.
10:49 pm ET Approx. 7 min. Kristen Chick on the Situation in Egypt ; ; Kristen Chick gave an update on the situation in Eqypt, where violent protests in response to the ... Kristen Chick gave an update on the situation in Eqypt, where violent protests in response to the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi continued. She also talked about U.S. response to the crisis, and the impact of a de-stabilized Egypt on the entire region. 1:47 pm ET Approx. 43 min. Book Discussion on World Peace and Other 4th-Grade Achievements John Hunter talked about his book, World Peace and Other 4th-Grade Achievements, in which ... John Hunter talked about his book, World Peace and Other 4th-Grade Achievements, in which he reveals what he has learned about international diplomacy from his students. For 30 years, John Hunter has led classrooms in the playing of the World Peace Game, in which students take on the roles of global leaders and work to solve international disputes. This talk was hosted by Park Road Books in Charlotte, North Carolina. 6:28 pm ET Approx. 13 min. USS Monitor Center ; Anna Holloway, curator at the USS Monitor Center in Newport News, Virigina, toured an exhibit ... Anna Holloway, curator at the USS Monitor Center in Newport News, Virigina, toured an exhibit within the museum that tells the story of the U.S.S. Monitor. William Hoffman, conservator at the Mariner’s Museum, talked about some of the artifacts recovered from the wreck, including parts of the ship and personal effects.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Virginia Beach, Virginia, on March 18-22 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
11:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. Q&A with Mark Leibovich ; Mark Leibovich talked about his book This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral - Plus Plenty of ... Mark Leibovich talked about his book This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral - Plus Plenty of Valet Parking! - in America’s Gilded Capital. He described his book as an insider’s commentary on the business of government, politics, and media in Washington and reacted to many video clips. He discussed the reception his book had received, saying he had been accused by some journalists of giving away “the secret handshake.” He described the revolving door between government employment and lobbying firms. He stressed his larger point that political Washington was doing better in many ways than the rest of the country, which he said was suffering. Among other topics, he discussed the funeral of long-time “Meet the Press” moderator Tim Russert, and how it was treated by some as an opportunity to participate in D.C.'s “relentless culture of networking.” He also detailed his New York Times Magazine work and aspects of his life such as how the death of his younger brother at age 23 affected him. 2:32 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 39 min. Panel on Civil Liberties and Security in the Age of Terrorism ; ; Robert Higgs, author of Delusions of Power: New Explorations of the State, War, and ... Robert Higgs, author of Delusions of Power: New Explorations of the State, War, and Economy, and Anthony Gregory, author of The Power of Habeas Corpus in America: From the King’s Prerogative to the War on Terror, talked about the protection of civil liberties in the U.S. since September 11, 2001. This event was hosted by the Independent Institute in Oakland, California. 6:42 pm ET Approx. 9 min. South Carolina State Archives Eric Emerson, director of South Carolina’s Department of Archives and History, talked about ... Eric Emerson, director of South Carolina’s Department of Archives and History, talked about some of the historic government records that are housed at the archives, including the “Ordinance for Secession.” This ordinance, signed in 1860, led to the repeal of the state’s adoption of the U.S. Constitution.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Columbia, South Carolina on April 15-19 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
12:02 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. Disasters and Public Health Preparedness Panelists talked about the nation’s preparedness for public health emergencies and explained ... Panelists talked about the nation’s preparedness for public health emergencies and explained how their agencies were coping with budget reductions and current emergency services. They responded to questions from the audience. 4:12 pm ET Approx. 1 min. Publishing News on August 15, 2013 Publishing news from the week ending August 15, 2013. Publishing news from the week ending August 15, 2013. 6:53 pm ET Approx. 3 min. B&O Railroad Museum American History TV visited the Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad Museum to look at examples of ... American History TV visited the Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad Museum to look at examples of historic railroad equipment, including stagecoaches and wagons used on the National Road, and the first diesel locomotive.
1:46 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Human Trafficking Prevention Maya Soetoro-Ng talked about the challenges relating to ending trafficking and exploitation of ... Maya Soetoro-Ng talked about the challenges relating to ending trafficking and exploitation of women and children. She focused on strategies which emphasized education, victim assistance, and empathy. She responded to questions from the audience. 4:14 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 16 min. Book Discussion on Lean In ; Sheryl Sandberg talked about her book, Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead, in which ... Sheryl Sandberg talked about her book, Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead, in which she explores why it’s still difficult for women to achieve leadership roles in the United States. She also talked about her own career choices and experiences. During this event, hosted by the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, Ms. Sandberg was interviewed by Eric Schmidt, executive chair of Google. 6:59 pm ET Approx. 28 min. National Museum of African American History and Culture The National Museum of African American History and Culture would be opened by the Smithsonian on ... The National Museum of African American History and Culture would be opened by the Smithsonian on the National Mall in 2015. Lonnie Bunch, the founding director, talked about the mission and vision of the museum as he displayed an architectural model in the museum staff’s temporary office space. He then gave a tour of the storage facility where he showed artifacts that would be on display in the new building.
2:49 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Drone Usage and Privacy Issues Legal experts talked about privacy issues related to the use of drones by law enforcement ... Legal experts talked about privacy issues related to the use of drones by law enforcement agencies. Topics included pervasive surveillance versus specific uses such as search and rescue operations, the use of drones for commercial purposes, legal protections, and the role of the Federal Aviation Administration. 
“Eye in the Sky- A Discussion on UAS Operations and Privacy Implications” was a session of the AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems 2013, an exposition on unmanned systems and robotics held at the Washington Convention Center.
5:34 pm ET Approx. 31 min. Book Discussion on What Every American Needs to Know About the Qur'an ; William Federer talked about his book, What Every American Needs to Know About the ... William Federer talked about his book, What Every American Needs to Know About the Qur’an: A History of Islam and the United States. He used slides as he talked about the political and military aspects of the life of Muhammad and how they inform Islam. He also responded to questions from students in the audience at the 20th annual Eagle Forum Collegians Leadership Summit from the Allison Auditorium of the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. 7:29 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum Rededication At a rededication ceremony for the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, speakers ... At a rededication ceremony for the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, speakers talked about the development of the site in Hyde Park, New York, and the legacy of the former president and former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt. The ceremony included a color guard, pledge, national anthem, and invocation. The library was rededicated after its first renovation since it opened in 1941.
4:26 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. 2008 Financial Crisis Jay Richards talked about his book, Infiltrated, which proposes that Washington insiders ... Jay Richards talked about his book, Infiltrated, which proposes that Washington insiders and activists laid the foundation for the 2008 economic crisis and how these individuals continue to exploit the American people. Following his presentation, financial experts analyzed his work. 6:05 pm ET Approx. 59 min. Book TV on Transportation Safety A collection of segments from Book TV programs featured author talks about transportation ... A collection of segments from Book TV programs featured author talks about transportation safety.
The following are the programs that appear in this block.
Permanent Emergency: The Truth About the TSA and the Fight for the Future of American Security by Kip Hawley
Unsafe at Any Altitude: Failed Terrorism Investigations, Scapegoating 9/11, and the Shocking Truth About Aviation Security by Susan Trento and Joseph Trento
Flying Blind: How Political Correctness Continues to Compromise Airline Safety Post 9/11 by MIchael Smerconish
8:44 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Remembering General George Washington ; Edward Lengel talked about at General George Washington as a military commander, offering insights ... Edward Lengel talked about at General George Washington as a military commander, offering insights into his strengths and weaknesses.
“The Saviour of Our Country: Remembering Gen. George Washington” was a presentation of “New Thinking on the American Revolution.” It was part of the Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series “Old Wars, New Threats,” a series of Saturday programs presented at the New-York Historical Society in collaboration with the Foreign Policy Research Institute.
5:56 am ET Approx. 1 hr. Q&A with Mark Leibovich ; Mark Leibovich talked about his book This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral - Plus Plenty of ... Mark Leibovich talked about his book This Town: Two Parties and a Funeral - Plus Plenty of Valet Parking! - in America’s Gilded Capital. He described his book as an insider’s commentary on the business of government, politics, and media in Washington and reacted to many video clips. He discussed the reception his book had received, saying he had been accused by some journalists of giving away “the secret handshake.” He described the revolving door between government employment and lobbying firms. He stressed his larger point that political Washington was doing better in many ways than the rest of the country, which he said was suffering. Among other topics, he discussed the funeral of long-time “Meet the Press” moderator Tim Russert, and how it was treated by some as an opportunity to participate in D.C.'s “relentless culture of networking.” He also detailed his New York Times Magazine work and aspects of his life such as how the death of his younger brother at age 23 affected him. 7:05 pm ET Approx. 25 min. Book Discussion on Worshipping the State ; Benjamin Wiker talked about his book, Worshipping the State: How Liberalism Became Our State ... Benjamin Wiker talked about his book, Worshipping the State: How Liberalism Became Our State Religion. He also responded to questions from students in the audience at the 20th annual Eagle Forum Collegians Leadership Summit from the Allison Auditorium of the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. 9:49 pm ET Approx. 9 min. Ohio Statehouse Tour Gregg Dodd gave a tour of the Ohio Statehouse. He pointed out art, architecture, and ... Gregg Dodd gave a tour of the Ohio Statehouse. He pointed out art, architecture, and historical artifacts. Mr. Dodd talked about President Abraham Lincoln’s multiple visits to the building as well as the hearing rooms named for the eight U.S. presidents from Ohio, focusing on Presidents Grant and McKinley.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Columbus, Ohio, on July 9-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner 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.
7:32 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 12 min. Book Discussion on Hope After Faith ; Former Pentecostal preacher turned atheist Jerry Dewitt talked about his book, Hope After ... Former Pentecostal preacher turned atheist Jerry Dewitt talked about his book, Hope After Faith: An Ex-Pastor’s Journey From Belief to Atheism, in which he recalls his loss of faith and the succeeding termination of his relationship with his wife, friends, and parishioners in DeRidder, Louisiana. He talked about evolving new practices for a profound moral life and the concept of cultural Christianity. Jerry Dewitt spoke at Garden District Bookshop in New Orleans. He was joined by his co-author, Ethan Brown. 10:00 pm ET Approx. 2 hr. 55 min. 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum hosted a conference on the 50th Anniversary of ... The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum hosted a conference on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. The program included presentations by attendees of the March, a panel discussion with historians Clayborne Carson and Peniel Joseph, civil rights leader Elaine Jones, Kennedy administration official Harris Wofford, and veteran journalist Callie Crossley, as well as a concluding keynote speech from Congressman John Lewis.
8:42 pm ET Approx. 13 min. Book Discussion on The Romney Family Table ; Ann Romney talked about her forthcoming cookbook, The Romney Family Table: Sharing Home-Cooked ... Ann Romney talked about her forthcoming cookbook, The Romney Family Table: Sharing Home-Cooked Recipes and Favorite Traditions. Besides recipes, the book also conveys family stories and traditions of her family and of her husband, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. She also talked about life after a political campaign. She was interviewed at Book Expo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City May 29 - June 1, 2013. The date of this interview is not known. 12:57 am ET Approx. 40 min. Book Discussion on Roanoke: Mystery of the Lost Colony ; Lee Miller talked about the mystery surrounding the first colonial expedition to the United States ... Lee Miller talked about the mystery surrounding the first colonial expedition to the United States in 1587. Ms. Miller talked about her drive to find out what happened to the 155 colonists who landed on Roanoke Island off the coast of North Carolina and later disappeared. Since their disappearance, historians surmised they were killed by the Powhatan Indians of Virginia. Through her research, Ms. Miller believes there was evidence after the colonists disappeared that their fate was known, although British and Jamestown, Virginia, officials stated the colonists whereabouts were unknown. Ms. Miller also suggested corruption in Queen Elizabeth’s government, including spy rings, an attempted murder, mutiny, and a cover-up effort. Ms. Miller answered questions from members of the audience.

Lee Miller is the author of Roanoke: Solving the Mystery of the Lost Colony, published by Arcade Publishing. 
9:00 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. After Words with Joshua Dubler ; Joshua Dubler talked about his book, Down in the Chapel: Religious Life in an American ... Joshua Dubler talked about his book, Down in the Chapel: Religious Life in an American Prison, in which he chronicles a week in the lives of Christian and Muslim prisoners, who make their way through the chapel at Pennsylvania’s State Correctional Institutional at Graterford. He spoke about the place of religion in rehabilitation and incarceration with Josef Sorett, African-American studies scholar and assistant professor of religion at Columbia University. 1:39 am ET Approx. 7 min. Vermont's Granite History ; Todd Paton talked about the history of the granite industry in Vermont and what is believed to be ... Todd Paton talked about the history of the granite industry in Vermont and what is believed to be the largest deep hole dimension granite quarry in operation in the world, located right outside of Montpelier. Rock of Ages granite is used in some of the country’s most historic memorials and structures. 
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Montpelier, Vermont, on October 8-11 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.
10:00 pm ET Approx. 48 min. Book Discussion on Mayday Seth Cropsey talked about his book, Mayday: The Decline of American Naval Supremacy, in ... Seth Cropsey talked about his book, Mayday: The Decline of American Naval Supremacy, in which he argues that the naval supremacy the U.S. has enjoyed since the end of World War II is declining. He spoke about what this will mean for the U.S. in the future as rivals like China expand their navies. This event was hosted by the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 1:48 am ET Approx. 2 hr. 10 min. Pacific War Turning Point ; ; Historians talked about the turning point in the Pacific theater during World War II. Craig ... Historians talked about the turning point in the Pacific theater during World War II. Craig Symonds argued the Battle of Midway was the decisive engagement that shifted momentum in the Allies favor, while Richard Frank asserted that the Guadalcanal campaign thwarted future Axis plans and resulted in a permanent blow to the Japanese war machine. A video clip from “Victory at Sea” was played without sound. After each author made his presentation, they held a discussion and responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Pacific War Turning Point: Midway or Guadalcanal?” was part of The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series WWII & NYC of the The New York Historical Society.
10:44 pm ET Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Book Discussion on Scatter, Adapt, and Remember Science writer Annalee Newitz talked about her book, Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans ... Science writer Annalee Newitz talked about her book, Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction, in which she recounts the mass extinctions that have taken place on Earth during its 4.5 billion year existence and presents her thoughts on how human’s can survive a future catastrophic disaster. Annalee Newitz spoke at Town Hall Seattle. 4:01 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 10 min. Jack Allen Interview Former Marine and Korean War veteran Jack Allen talked about his his time in Korea, being injured ... Former Marine and Korean War veteran Jack Allen talked about his his time in Korea, being injured and sent to Japan, and what it was like coming back to America after being discharged. As a telecommunications expert, his unit of Marines was among the first in North Korean combat zones. He also carried supplies for soldiers under fire.
10:48 pm ET Approx. 11 min. Book Discussion on An Appettite for Wonder ; Richard Dawkins talked about his memoir, An Appetite for Wonder: The Making of a Scientist, ... Richard Dawkins talked about his memoir, An Appetite for Wonder: The Making of a Scientist, in which he explores the influences on his life from his childhood in Africa to his work today as an author and biologist. He was interviewed at Book Expo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show, held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City May 29 - June 1, 2013. The date of this interview is not known. 5:16 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 11 min. The Secret Plot Against Lincoln ; Daniel Stashower talked about how Allan Pinkerton, the founder of America’s first detective ... Daniel Stashower talked about how Allan Pinkerton, the founder of America’s first detective agency, uncovered and foiled a secret plot to murder Abraham Lincoln as he passed through Baltimore en route to the nation’s capital for his first inauguration in 1861. Actor Scott Sedar also gave dramatic readings from speeches by Lincoln, notes by Pinkerton, and letters to Lincoln from citizens, highlighting some of the sentiments in the country against Lincoln before he took the oath of office. The Smithsonian Associates hosted this event.
12:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. After Words with Joshua Dubler ; Joshua Dubler talked about his book, Down in the Chapel: Religious Life in an American ... Joshua Dubler talked about his book, Down in the Chapel: Religious Life in an American Prison, in which he chronicles a week in the lives of Christian and Muslim prisoners, who make their way through the chapel at Pennsylvania’s State Correctional Institutional at Graterford. He spoke about the place of religion in rehabilitation and incarceration with Josef Sorett, African-American studies scholar and assistant professor of religion at Columbia University. 6:28 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 31 min. Coming Home to Werowocomoco Representatives of Native American tribes, Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell, and other state ... Representatives of Native American tribes, Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell, and other state officials commemorated Werowocomoco, the seat of Chief Powhatan’s power. It was a thriving economic and social center for the tribes in the Virginia Peninsula region. This event was hosted by the Virginia Department of Historic Resources
1:02 am ET Approx. 19 min. Book Discussion on The Kennedy Chronicles ; Kennedy talked about about her memoir, The Kennedy Chronicles: The Golden Age of MTV Through ... Kennedy talked about about her memoir, The Kennedy Chronicles: The Golden Age of MTV Through Rose-Colored Glasses, in which she discusses her life and career. She was interviewed at FreedomFest, an annual libertarian conference held July 10-13, 2013, at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
1:23 am ET Approx. 24 min. Book Discussion on Totally Incorrect ; Doug Casey talked about his book, Totally Incorrect, in which he discusses such topics as ... Doug Casey talked about his book, Totally Incorrect, in which he discusses such topics as the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), WikiLeaks, the Catholic Church, and Dick Cheney. Mr. Casey was interviewed at FreedomFest, an annual libertarian conference held July 10-13, 2013, at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
1:31 am ET Approx. 59 min. Book TV on Transportation Safety A collection of segments from Book TV programs featured author talks about transportation ... A collection of segments from Book TV programs featured author talks about transportation safety.
The following are the programs that appear in this block.
Permanent Emergency: The Truth About the TSA and the Fight for the Future of American Security by Kip Hawley
Unsafe at Any Altitude: Failed Terrorism Investigations, Scapegoating 9/11, and the Shocking Truth About Aviation Security by Susan Trento and Joseph Trento
Flying Blind: How Political Correctness Continues to Compromise Airline Safety Post 9/11 by MIchael Smerconish
1:48 am ET Approx. 14 min. Book Discussion on Knocking on Heaven's Door ; Katy Butler talked about her forthcoming book, Knocking on Heaven’s Door:The Path to a ... Katy Butler talked about her forthcoming book, Knocking on Heaven’s Door:The Path to a Better Way of Death, in which she argues for more humane, less invasive end-of-life care. She was interviewed at Book Expo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City May 29 - June 1, 2013.
3:00 am ET Approx. 1 hr. After Words with Joshua Dubler ; Joshua Dubler talked about his book, Down in the Chapel: Religious Life in an American ... Joshua Dubler talked about his book, Down in the Chapel: Religious Life in an American Prison, in which he chronicles a week in the lives of Christian and Muslim prisoners, who make their way through the chapel at Pennsylvania’s State Correctional Institutional at Graterford. He spoke about the place of religion in rehabilitation and incarceration with Josef Sorett, African-American studies scholar and assistant professor of religion at Columbia University.
4:02 am ET Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. Book Discussion on The Philadelphia Chromosome ; Jessica Wapner talked about her book, The Philadelphia Chromosome: A Mutant Gene and the Quest ... Jessica Wapner talked about her book, The Philadelphia Chromosome: A Mutant Gene and the Quest to Cure Cancer at the Genetic Level, in which she discusses the 1959 discovery of a mutant chromosome by a scientist in Philadelphia and the eventual realization, decades later, that the mutation is the sole cause of a certain kind of leukemia. This led to the first ever successful treatment of cancer at the genetic level and opened up a new field of cancer research. During this event, Ms. Wapner spoke with Dr. Brian Druker, one of the doctors featured in her book. They spoke at Powell’s City of Books in Portland, Oregon.
5:07 am ET Approx. 1 min. New Books Being Published New books being released August 19 and 20, 2013, were shown. New books being released August 19 and 20, 2013, were shown.
5:08 am ET Approx. 5 min. Publisher Interview with Cynthia Sherry ; Cynthia Sherry, publisher at Chicago Review Press, previewed some of her company’s fall 2013 ... Cynthia Sherry, publisher at Chicago Review Press, previewed some of her company’s fall 2013 books. She was interviewed at Book Expo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City May 29 - June 1, 2013.
5:15 am ET Approx. 45 min. Book Discussion on The Road to War ; Marvin Kalb talked about his book, The Road to War: Presidential Commitments Honored and ... Marvin Kalb talked about his book, The Road to War: Presidential Commitments Honored and Betrayed. He spoke with the Chicago Tribune's Bruce Dold.
This event took place in the University Center’s Lake Room at the 2013 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest in Chicago, Illinois.
6:01 am ET Approx. 58 min. Book Discussion on Balance ; ; Glenn Hubbard and Tim Kane talked about their book, Balance: The Economics of Great Powers from ... Glenn Hubbard and Tim Kane talked about their book, Balance: The Economics of Great Powers from Ancient Rome to Modern America, in which they argued that economic imbalance had played a significant role in the collapse of nations going back to ancient Rome. They also argued that if the United States did not correct its financial imbalance, the country would follow that same road to collapse.