Book Discussion on Molly Ivins: A Rebel Life

Bill Minutaglio, with W. Michael Smith, talked about their book Molly Irvins: A Rebel Life (Public Affairs November 10, 2009). They… read more

Bill Minutaglio, with W. Michael Smith, talked about their book Molly Irvins: A Rebel Life (Public Affairs November 10, 2009). They recalled the life of political journalist and columnist Molly Ivins (1944-2007). The authors covered her Texas adolescence, the development of her thoughts on politics, and her career in journalism, which included the syndication of her column in close to 400 newspapers. They responded to questions from members of the audience. 

Bill Minutaglio is the author of numerous books, including First Son: George W. Bush and the Bush Family Dynasty. He is currently a clinical professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin.

W. Michael Smith was a researcher for Molly Ivins for eight years. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

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

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

More information about

Book Discussion on Molly Ivins: A Rebel Life

938 Views
Program ID:
290685-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Austin, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jan 1, 2010
Last Aired:
Jan 4, 2010

Airing Details

  • Jan 01, 2010 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 01, 2010 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 04, 2010 | 4:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

Book Discussion on Molly Ivins: A Rebel Life

  • DVD
    Length:
    01:33:42
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    01:33:42
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video