Book Discussion on Listening In

Caroline Kennedy, daughter of former President John F. Kennedy and historian Ted Widmer talk about their multimedia book, Listening In: The… read more

Caroline Kennedy, daughter of former President John F. Kennedy and historian Ted Widmer talk about their multimedia book, Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy, in which they present a collection of recordings of the late President in conversation from the Oval Office and Cabinet Room in July 1962. The tapes include discussions on numerous topics of the day, including the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam. Caroline Kennedy introduced a panel discussion of the tapes that included Mr. Widmer, historian Ellen Fitzpatrick, and Tom Oliphant, former Washington correspondent for the Boston Globe. The event took place at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. close

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Dec 15, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 6, 2013

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  • Dec 15, 2012 | 11:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 2012 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2013 | 7:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
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