2017 Mississippi Book Festival Book TV will be LIVE from the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival with a variety of panels on American and Mississippi history, U.S. Presidents, a conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, and much more.

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    10:03 AM EDT

    Mississippi Book Festival Kickoff Event

    Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden was joined by Representative Gregg Harper (R-MS), Governor Phil Bryant (R), Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves (R), and Speaker of the Mississippi House Philip Gunn (R) to kick off the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival.

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    10:30 AM EDT

    Conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden

    Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden spoke with Representative Gregg Harper (R-MS). This talk took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.

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    11:46 AM EDT

    Panel Discussion on Mississippi Heritage

    Authors of the Mississippi Heritage Series talked about Mississippi history and its 200 years of statehood. This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.

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    12:59 PM EDT

    Hue, 1968

    Mark Bowden talked about his book, Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam. This talk took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.

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    2:27 PM EDT

    Panel Discussion on U.S. Presidents

    Authors talked about the lives of United States Presidents. This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.

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    3:44 PM EDT

    Panel Discussion on Mississippi History

    Panelists talked about the history of Mississippi. This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.

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    4:57 PM EDT

    Panel Discussion on Southern History

    Authors talked about events that have shaped the South. This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.

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    2017 Mississippi Book Festival

    Book TV presents coverage of the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival with a variety of panels on American and Mississippi history, U.S. Presidents, a conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, and much more.