Filter by

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 54,275 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Landslide

    Jonathan Darman talked about his book, Landslide: LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America, in which he examines the presidential election of Lyndon Baines Johnson in 1964 and…

    8 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Rebel Yell

    S.C. Gwynne talked about his book, Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson, in which he recounts the life and military career of Confederate general Thomas…

    17 views
  • [alt text]

    Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP

    Panelists talked about Mick Caouette’s film “Mr. Civil Rights: Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP.” The spoke about Justice Marshall’s early law career as well as…

    9 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on John Quincy Adams

    Fred Kaplan talked about his biography, John Quincy Adams: American Visionary, in which he argues that even though John Quincy Adams was not remembered for being a great president, he was…

    22 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Feminism Unfinished

    Professors Dorothy Sue Cobble, Linda Gordon, and Astrid Henry, talked about their book, Feminism Unfinished: A Short, Surprising History of American Women’s Movements, in which they…

    14 views
  • [alt text]

    Naval Warfare in the American Revolution

    Dennis Conrad talked about America’s naval heritage and the changes in the nature of naval warfare during the American Revolution. Mr. Conrad also described how ships from…

    24 views
  • [alt text]

    Panel Discussion on Modern Conflicts

    Lien-Hang T. Nguyen, author of Hanoi’s War: An International History of the War for Peace in Vietnam, Ganesh Sitaraman, author of The Counterinsurgent’s Constitution: Law in the…

    24 views
  • [alt text]

    History of Native American Treaties

    Robert Clinton talked about the history of treaties between Native Americans and non-native settlers. He traced the evolution of Anglo-American treaties and how they shifted from…

    15 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Embattled Rebel

    James McPherson talked about his book, Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief. He spoke in Room 16 of the Legislative Plaza at the 2014 Southern Festival of Books, held…

    42 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Assassins, Eccentrics, Politicians, and Other Persons of Interest

    Curtis Wilkie talked about his book, Assassins, Eccentrics, Politicians, and Other Persons of Interest. He spoke in Room 16 of the Legislative Plaza at the 2014 Southern Festival of…

    58 views
  • [alt text]

    Panel Discussion on Legislating Equality in Sports and Society

    Andrew Maraniss, author of Strong Inside: Perry Wallace and the Collision of Race and Sports in the South and Clay Risen, author of The Bill of the Century: The Epic Battle for the Civil…

    17 views
  • [alt text]

    American History TV in Green Bay, Wisconsin

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2014 LCV Cities Tour” in Green Bay, Wisconsin, from September 21-24 to feature the history and literary life…

    20 views
  • [alt text]

    Airline Safety and Security

    Michael Huerta talked about airline safety and security. Among his remarks he detailed new protocols in response to a fire at the Chicago’s air traffic control center. He…

    89 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on The Last Krushchev

    Nina Khrushcheva, granddaughter of Leonid Khrushchev, eldest son of former Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev, discusses her book, The Lost Khrushchev: A Journey into the Gulag of the Russian…

    50 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on First Family Detail

    Ronald Kessler talked about his book, The First Family Detail: Secret Service Agents Reveal the Hidden Lives of the Presidents, in which he discusses what Secret Service agents have…

    89 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S.-Native American Treaties

    Richard Hill talked about the history of Native American treaties. He explained the nature of treaty making as well as the rituals and the artifacts that helped bind treaties between…

    57 views
  • [alt text]

    Book Discussion on Worthy Fights

    Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta talked about his book, Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace, in which he discusses his career in public service, ranging from his…

    292 views
  • [alt text]

    Media Coverage of Ferguson, Missouri, Police Shooting

    Panelists talked about media coverage of Ferguson, Missouri, following the police shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown and the ensuing protests. The panelists included reporters,…

    77 views
  • [alt text]

    Life and Legacy of Booker T. Washington

    Chester Fontenot talked about the life and legacy of Booker T. Washington. Professor Fontenot spoke about Mr. Washington’s early years at Tuskegee University and looks at…

    63 views
  • [alt text]

    Congress and Civil War Peace Terms

    Gregory Downs talked about the role of Congress following the end of the Civil War. Professor downs said that when Congress met in December of 1865, occupation of the South,…

    52 views
  • Load 20 More