Rising Above Oppression Panel
Authors talked about their books about battling oppression. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Marla Stone… read more
Authors talked about their books about battling oppression. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Marla Stone moderated.
The panelists were: Phillip Kearney, Under the Blue Flag: My Mission in Kosovo (Phoenix Books; March 30, 2010); Richard Reeves, Daring Young Men: The Heroism and Triumph of the Berlin Airlift - June 1948 - May 1949 (Simon & Schuster; January 5, 2010); and Geoffrey Robinson, "If You Leave Us Here, We Will Die": How Genocide Was Stopped in East Timor (Princeton University Press; November 16, 2009).
“Rising Above Oppression” was an 11:00 a.m. PT history panel of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books in Haines 39 on the UCLA campus on Saturday, April 24, 2010. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Philip J. Kearney International Prosecutor (Former) United Nations->Mission in Kosovo
- Richard Reeves Senior Lecturer University of Southern California->Annenberg School of Journalism
- Geoffrey Robinson Professor University of California, Los Angeles->History Department
- Marla Stone Professor Occidental College->History
More Videos From
2010 LA TIMES FESTIVAL OF BOOKS
- Rising Above Oppression Panel
- What Would You Like to See on BookTV?
- The Struggle for a Better Tomorrow Panel
- Book Discussion on The Culture of Fear
- The Fight for Equality Panel
- Charles Kesler on Conservative Books
- 2010 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, Saturday
Mr. Reeves talked about the books he has written about American Presidents, focusing on Richard Nixon. He…
Book Discussion on The Dead Hand
David Hoffman talked about his book The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy…
Book Discussion on A Fiery Peace in a Cold War
Neil Sheehan talked about his book, A Fiery Peace in a Cold War: Bernard Schriever and the Ultimate Weapon (Random…
20th Century Panel
Authors talked about their biographies. Jim Newton moderated a discussion with the authors on topics including…