After Words with Christopher Buckley

Christopher Buckley talked about his novel Supreme Courtship (Twelve; September 3, 2008). In his book he presents a satirical view of the… read more

Christopher Buckley talked about his novel Supreme Courtship (Twelve; September 3, 2008). In his book he presents a satirical view of the U.S. Supreme Court. The former speechwriter for Vice President George H.W. Bush presents a fictionalized account of the justice appointment process and what happens when a reality television show judge is nominated for appointment to the highest court in the United States. Mr. Buckley talked about the intersection of politics and humor with guest interviewer Charles Kesler at BookExpo America in the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Charles Kesler is editor of the Claremont Review of Books. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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After Words with Christopher Buckley

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Program ID:
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Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Sep 13, 2008
Last Aired:
Nov 29, 2008

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  • Sep 13, 2008 | 9:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 2008 | 6:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 2008 | 8:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 2008 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 21, 2008 | 12:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 28, 2008 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 29, 2008 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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