Alabama Booksmith

Jake Reiss, owner of Alabama Booksmith, talked about the literary scene in Birmingham and the market niche of signed copies for which his… read more

Jake Reiss, owner of Alabama Booksmith, talked about the literary scene in Birmingham and the market niche of signed copies for which his book store is known.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2011 LCV Cities Tour” in Birmingham, Alabama, on October 31-November 4 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Bright House Networks local cable affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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

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Alabama Booksmith

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Program ID:
302700-1
Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
First Aired:
Nov 26, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 28, 2011

Airing Details

  • Nov 26, 2011 | 6:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 27, 2011 | 3:42am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 27, 2011 | 1:18pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 28, 2011 | 1:17am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 28, 2011 | 4:49am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 28, 2011 | 7:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
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