This Weekend on Book TV

by etouhey

2015 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest

& In Depth with Lawrence Wright


Book TV will have LIVE event coverage from this year's Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest over the June 6-7 weekend. 

On Sunday, June 7th, we'll also be LIVE on the Lit Fest stage with our June In Depth program with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright.  Wright is the author of "Thirteen Days in September," "Going Clear," "The Looming Tower," and several other books.  We'll be taking questions from Book TV viewers and the Lit Fest audience. 


Saturday, June 6

11am ET:  David Axelrod, "Believer" and Clarence Page, "Culture Worrier"

Noon ET:  Steve Fiffer & Adar Cohen, "Jimmie Lee and James: Two Lives, Two Deaths, and the Movement that Changed America"

1pm ET:  Jonathan Eig, "The Birth of the Pill"

2pm ET:  Erik Larson, "Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania"

3pm ET:  Kenneth C. Davis, "The Hidden History of America at War"

4pm ET:  Bryan Burrough, "Days of Rage: America's Radical Underground, the FBI, and the Forgotten Age of Revolutionary Violence"

5pm ET:  Margaret Lazarus Dean, "Leaving Orbit: Notes from the Last Days of American Spaceflight"

Sunday, June 7

Noon-3pm ET:  In Depth with Lawrence Wright

3pm ET:  Scott Simon, "Unforgettable: A Son, a Mother, and the Lessons of a Lifetime"

4pm ET:  Kevin Schultz, "Buckley and Mailer: The Difficult Friendship That Shaped the Sixties"

5pm ET:  Alice Goffman, "On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City"