2010 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, Saturday

Live coverage from the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on the campus of UCLA was shown. Programming included event coverage,… read more

Live coverage from the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on the campus of UCLA was shown. Programming included event coverage, author interviews, and viewer call-in segments. 

This program includes the a re-airing of the live coverage and the other pre-recorded programs shown between the panels. Individual programs can be viewed under the program ID numbers given.

SATURDAY EVENT COVERAGE

1:00 PM ET 293144-2

Interview/Call-in with Tim Naftali, author and director of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library

1:30 PM ET 293144-3

Interview/Call-in with Nomi Prins, author of It Takes a Pillage: Behind the Bailouts, Bonuses, and Backroom Deals from Washington to Wall Street

2:00 PM ET 293144-4

Panel: “Rising Above Oppression”

Moderator: Ms. Marla Stone

Phillip Kearney, Under the Blue Flag: My Mission in Kosovo

Richard Reeves, Daring Young Men: The Heroism and Triumph of the Berlin Airlift -- June 1948 - May 1949

Geoffrey Robinson, "If You Leave Us Here, We Will Die": How Genocide Was Stopped in East Timor

3:00 PM ET 293144-9

Viewer Call-in, “What Would You Like to See on BookTV?”

3:30 PM ET 293144-5

Panel: “The Struggle for a Better Tomorrow”

Moderator: Ms. Celeste Fremon

Miriam Pawel, The Union of Their Dreams: Power, Hope, and Struggle in Cesar Chavezñs Farm Worker Movement

Peter Schrag, Not Fit for Our Society: Immigration and Nativism in America

Richard Rayner, A Bright and Guilty Place: Murder, Corruption, and L.A.'s Scandalous Coming-of-Age

4:30 PM ET 293144-6

Interview/Call-in with Barry Glassner, author of The Culture of Fear: Why Americans Are Afraid of the Wrong Things - Updated for Our Post 9/11 World

5:00 PM ET 293144-7

Panel: “The Fight for Equality”

Moderator: Mr. Murray Fromson

Miriam Pawel, The Union of Their Dreams: Power, Hope, and Struggle in Cesar Chavezñs Farm Worker Movement

Martha Sandweiss, Passing Strange: A Gilded Age Tale of Love and Deception Across the Color Line

Amy Louise Wood, Lynching and Spectacle: Witnessing Racial Violence in America, 1890-1940

6:00 PM ET 293144-8

Interview/Call-in with Charles Kesler, editor of The Claremont Review of Books

Previously taped programs from other events included:

292271-3 Stories of Faith and Courage from the War in Iraq and Afghanistan

289710-49 Los Angeles Times Bestsellers List close

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

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2010 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, Saturday

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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Apr 24, 2010

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