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    Young Muslim Leaders

    Young Muslim leaders talked about their efforts to represent Islam as a religion of compassion and peace. They talked about their experiences as the Muslim representatives at Jewish…

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    Book Discussion on The Confession

    Former Governor McGreevey talked about his memoir, The Confession, published by Regan Books. He was interviewed by Andrew Sullivan, seated on a stage before an audience. James…

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    Book Discussion on Beyond Oil: The View from Hubbert's Peak

    Professor Deffeyes talked about his book Beyond Oil: The View from Hubbert’s Peak, published by Hill and Wang. In 2001, he was among the first to warn of the upcoming oil crisis…

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    Conversation with Ron Silver

    Jeff Greenfield interviewed Ron Silver about changes in his political overview following terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, politics in Hollywood, and the role of the entertainment…

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    Book Discussion on 102 Minutes: Inside the Twin Towers

    Jim Dwyer and Kevin Flynn talked about their book 102 Minutes: The Untold Story of the Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Towers, published by Times Books. It drew on interviews the two…

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    Book Discussion on All I Did Was Ask: Conversations

    Ms. Gross was interviewed by Frank Rich about her book All I Did Was Ask: Conversations with Writers, Actors, Musicians, and Artists, published by Hyperion. The host of…

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    Political Journalism and the Internet

    Panelists discussed the use of “blogs” or web logs in politics. They spoke about the changes in political journalism associated with “blogs,” their experience…

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    Book Discussion on No Greater Glory

    Mr. Kurzman talked about his book, No Greater Glory: The Four Immortal Chaplains and the Sinking of the Dorchester in World War II, published by Random House. On February 3, 1943,…

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    Book Discussion on Boomer Nation

    At the Makor-Steindhardt Center of the 92nd Street Y Professor Gillon spoke about his book Boomer Nation: The Largest and Richest Generation Ever and How It Changed America, published by…

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    Book Discussion on Why Lincoln Matters

    Mario Cuomo, the former governor of New York (1983-95), discussed his book Why Lincoln Matters: Today More Than Ever, published by Harcourt. His book discusses how the modern…

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    Book Discussion on The Singular Mark Twain

    Mr. Kaplan talked about his book, The Singular Mark Twain: A Biography, published by Doubleday. In the book, the author explores the life and legacy of American writer Mark…

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    Book Discussion on Magnificent Mars

    Mr. Croswell talked about his book, Magnificent Mars, published by Free Press. He showed slides of photographs that appear in the book, and gave an overview of the planet’s…

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    Book Discussion on A Time of Our Choosing

    Mr. Purdum talked about his book, A Time of Our Choosing: America’s War in Iraq, published by Times Books. The book describes America’s war on Iraq and the…

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    Book Discussion on Crisis

    Following an introduction by Ms. Katz, former secretary of state Henry Kissinger was interviewed about his book, Crisis: The Anatomy of Two Major Foreign Policy Crises, published by…

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    Book Discussion on The Greatest Experiment Ever Performed on Women

    Ms. Seaman, co-founder of the National Women’s Health Network, talked about her book, The Greatest Experiment Ever Performed on Women: Exploding the Estrogen Myth, published by…

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    BookTV Preview

    A preview clip of Steven Strogatz talking about his book Sync: The Emerging Science of Spontaneous Order, published by Hyperion.

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    Book Discussion on Sync: The Emerging Science of Spontaneous Order

    Mr. Strogatz talks with Alan Alda about his book Sync: The Emerging Science of Spontaneous Order, published by Hyperion. The book explains the fundamentals of a new science…

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    Book Discussion on A New Kind of Science

    Stephen Wolfram talked with ABC News correspondent Robert Krulwich about his life and his book A New Kind of Science, published by Wolfram Media, Inc. Mr. Wolfram argues that it…

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    Book Discussion on Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life

    Queen Noor discussing her book Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life, published by Miramax Books. She’ll take questions from Jeff Greenfield, senior analyst at CNN. Queen…

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    Book Discussion on Forever: A Novel

    Pete Hamill discussed his work of historical fiction titled Forever: A Novel, published by Little, Brown and Company. The book follows the story of Cormac O’Connor, an Irish…

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