Book Discussion on Paris to the Moon

Mr. Gopnik talked about his book Paris to the Moon, published by Random House. He described the cultural differences between… read more

Mr. Gopnik talked about his book Paris to the Moon, published by Random House. He described the cultural differences between France and America and what it was like for his family to live as Americans in Paris. He discussed how to bring up a child in a new culture and the effort it takes to adapt to a new society. The author particularly discussed the different views on youth, how the consumer market differs and what arguments the different cultures emphasize when it comes to public as well as private discussions. Mr. Gopnik answered questions after his speech. close

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Book Discussion on Paris to the Moon

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Program ID:
163071-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 24, 2001
Last Aired:
Aug 17, 2006

Airing Details

  • Mar 24, 2001 | 4:42pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 31, 2001 | 11:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 20, 2001 | 3:42am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 20, 2001 | 8:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 20, 2001 | 9:22am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 2006 | 6:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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