2010 Printers Row Lit Fest, Saturday

The Printers Row Book Fair was founded in 1985 by the Near South Planning Board in Chicago’s historic Printers Row neighborhood, once… read more

The Printers Row Book Fair was founded in 1985 by the Near South Planning Board in Chicago’s historic Printers Row neighborhood, once the center of bookmaking in the city. In 2002 the book fair was acquired by the Chicago Tribune and for 2009 was renamed the Printers Row Lit Fest.

Book TV aired live coverage of the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest from the Digitally Lit building on Saturday, June 12, 2010, from 10 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. ET which was repeated at midnight to 8:30 a.m. ET.

This program includes the 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’s coverage included:

10-11 a.m. ET 294032-3 Call-In with Scott Turow, Authors Guild president and author of Innocent

11-11:45 a.m. ET 294032-4 Event: Jonathan Eig, author of Get Capone, in conversation with Rick Kogan

11:45-Noon ET 294032-5 Interview with Rebecca Janowitz, author of Culture of Opportunity

Noon-12:45 p.m. ET 294032-6 Event: T.H. Breen author of American Insurgents, American Patriots and Jack Rakove author of Revolutionaries in conversation with Gary Johnson

12:45-1 p.m. ET 294032-7 Interview with Louise Knight, author of Jane Addams

1-1:45 p.m. ET 294032-8 Event: Barbara Ehrenreich, author of Bright-Sided in conversation with Rick Kogan

1:45-2 p.m. ET 294032-9 Call-In: Viewer reaction to Barbara Ehrenreich’s event

2-2:45 p.m. ET 294032-10 Event: Robert Remini, author of At the Edge of the Precipice in conversation with Gary Johnson

2:45-3 p.m. ET 294032-11 Interview with Adrian Johns, author of Piracy: Intellectual Property Wars from Guttenberg to Gates

Also shown was 293077-1

3-3:30 p.m. ET 294032-12 Call-In with Charles Madigan, author of Destiny Calling: How the People Elected Barack Obama

Also shown was 293077-7

3:30-4 p.m. ET 294032-13 Call-In about summer reading

4-4:45 p.m. ET 294032-14 Event: Nick Reding, author of Methland and Jim Frederick, author of Black Hearts in conversation with Art Winslow

4:45-5 p.m. ET 294032-15 Interview with Bill Barnhart, author of John Paul Stevens

5-5:45 p.m. ET 294032-16 Event: Robert Elder, author of Last Words of the Executed in conversation with Adam Cohen

5:45-6:15 p.m. ET 294032-17 Call-In with Illinois State Senator Rickey Hendon (D), author of Black Enough/White Enough: The Obama Dilemma close

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

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2010 Printers Row Lit Fest, Saturday

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Public Affairs Event
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Jun 12, 2010

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  • Jun 12, 2010 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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