Book Discussion on A Long Time Coming

Evan Thomas and Eleanor Clift spoke about A Long Time Coming: The Inspiring, Combative 2008 Campaign and the Historic Election of Barack… read more

Evan Thomas and Eleanor Clift spoke about A Long Time Coming: The Inspiring, Combative 2008 Campaign and the Historic Election of Barack Obama (PublicAffairs; January 6, 2009). The book is the Newsweek political team’s account of campaign 2008 and the election of Barack Obama. This event took place the day after the Inauguration of President Barack Obama. Mr. Thomas and Ms. Clift responded to questions from the audience following their remarks.

Evan Thomas is Editor-at-Large of Newsweek Magazine and a longtime panelist on syndicated talk show “Inside Washington.” He is also author of Sea of Thunder, and the grandson of six-time Socialist Party presidential candidate Norman Thomas. close

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

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Book Discussion on A Long Time Coming

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Program ID:
283582-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 21, 2009
Last Aired:
Mar 22, 2009

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  • Mar 21, 2009 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 22, 2009 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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