Book TV is LIVE from the 15th annual National Book Festival held at the Washington Convention Center in the Nation's Capital at 10:00 a.m. ET Saturday, September 5. You can also watch C-SPAN's coverage from past years here.
Here's the lineup for this year's festival:
- Cokie Roberts, author of Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868 (airs at approx. 10:00 a.m. ET)
- Joseph Ellis, author of The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789 (airs at approx. 10:55 a.m. ET)
- Jan Jarboe Russell, author of The Train to Crystal City: FDR's Secret Prisoner Exchange Program and America's Only Family Internment Camp During WWII (airs at approx. 11:50 a.m. ET)
- Event Coverage and viewer call-in with Evan Osnos, author of Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China (airs at approx. 2:35 p.m. ET)
- Viewer Call-in with Ray Suarez, author of Latino Americans: The 500-Year Legacy That Shaped a Nation (airs at approx. 5:45 p.m. ET)
- Danielle Allen, author of Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality (airs at approx. 6:15 p.m. ET)