Talking Book and Braille Library
New York State Librarian Bernie Margolis talked about the New York State Talking Book and Braille Library. Part of the Library of… read more
New York State Librarian Bernie Margolis talked about the New York State Talking Book and Braille Library. Part of the Library of Congress, this federally-funded library provides Braille, recorded books, magazines and the necessary equipment to residents unable to read standard printed materials.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Albany, New York to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local 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.
People in this video
- Bernard Margolis State Librarian New York
New York State Writer's Institute
Donald Faulkner, director of the New York State Writers Institute, talked about this state-mandated and funded…
Book Discussion on Dilemmas of Representation
Author Sally Friedman talked about her book Dilemmas of Representation: Local Politics, National Factors, and the Home…
SUNY Albany Library Special Collections
Brian Keough, head of the SUNY Albany Library M.E. Grenander Special Collections and Archives, talked about the…
Book Discussion on O Albany!
William Kennedy talked about his book, O Albany!: Improbable City of Political Wizards, Fearless Ethnics, Spectacular…