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    Panel Discussion on the Civil Rights Movement

    Authors talked about their books on the history of the civil rights movement. In the year marking the fiftieth anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, they explored the political and…

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    Panel Discussion on Politics

    Former Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich (R), author of America: Hope for Change and Al From, author of The New Democrats and the Return to Power, talked about politics, the current…

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    Panel Discussion on Presidents Eisenhower and Obama

    Daniel Klaidman, author of Kill or Capture: The War on Terror and the Soul of the Obama Presidency and Evan Thomas, author of Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle…

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    Panel Discussion on Gun Control

    Authors gave various viewpoints on the Second Amendment and gun control. The panel was moderated by Paul Barrett.

    Emily Miller is the author of Emily Gets Her Gun: But Obama Wants to…

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    Panel Discussion on Hydraulic Fracturing

    Journalists Seamus McGraw and Tom Wilber talked about hydraulic fracturing, also known as “fracking.” The panel was moderated by Professor Geltman, who began with an illustrated…

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    Book Fairs and Festivals

    A list of upcoming book fairs and festivals as of April 3, 2014, was shown.

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    Panel on African-American History

    Panelists talked about African-American history. Panelists included M.J. O’Brien, author of We Shall Not Be Moved, Pete Daniel, author of Dispossession, Tammy Ingram, author of…

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    Book Discussion on A Dream Foreclosed

    Laura Gottesdiener talked about her book, A Dream Foreclosed: Black America and the Fight for a Place to Call Home, in which she looks at the impact of home foreclosures and evictions on…

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    Panel Discussion on Money and Politics

    Panelists at the 2014 Tucson Festival of Books talked about money and politics. Panelists included, Barbara Garson, author of Down the Up Escalator: How the 99 Percent Live; John…

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    Panel Discussion on the American Military

    Panelists at the 2014 Tucson Festival of Books talked about the American military. Panelists included David Finkel, author of Thank You For Your Service and Ann Jones, author of They…

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    Book Discussion on Everything that Remains

    Co-authors Joshua Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus talked about their book, Everything That Remains: A Memoir by the Minimalists, in which they discuss living a meaningful life with fewer…

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    Book Discussion on Empty Mansions

    Co-authors Bill Dedman and Paul Newell talked about their book, Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune, in which they discuss the…

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    Panel Discussion on Charity

    Panelists talked about charity. Panelists included Ken Stern, author of With Charity For All: Why Charities Are Failing and a Better Way to Give and Michael Weinstein, co-author of The…

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    Book Discussion on Countdown

    Alan Weisman talked about his book, Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth?, in which he discusses the impact of human populations on the environment and…

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    Book Discussion on The Astronaut Wives Club

    Lily Koppel talked about her book, The Astronaut Wives Club: A True Story, in which she tells the story of the wives of the Mercury Seven astronauts, who became media sensations in the…

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    Panel Discussion on Politics

    A panel of authors talked about politics. Panelists included, Dan Balz, author of Collision 2012: Obama vs. Romney and the Future of Elections in America, John Nichols, author of…

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    Panel Discussion on U.S.-Mexico Border

    Panelists talked about issues related to the U.S.-Mexico Border. Panelists included, Luis Urrea, author of The Devil’s Highway: A True Story and Anna Ochoa Leary and Scott…

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    Book Discussion on Whitey Bulger

    Kevin Cullen and Shelley Murphy talked about their book, Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice, in which they chronicle the career…

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    Book Discussion on The Loudest Voice in the Room

    Gabriel Sherman talked about his book, The Loudest Voice in the Room: The Inside Story of How Roger Ailes and Fox News Remade American Politics, in which he chronicles the life of the…

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    Book Discussion on The Astronaut Wives Club

    Lily Koppel talked about her book, The Astronaut Wives Club: A True Story, in which she tells the story of the wives of the Mercury 7 astronauts, who became media sensations in the 1960s.…

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