2017 Brooklyn Book Festival BookTV attends the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival in New York City.

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    10:00 AM EDT

    Panel Discussion on Immigrants

    Panelists talked about immigrants. Panelists included Gabriel Thompson, author of Chasing the Harvest: Migrant Workers in California Agriculture, and Terry Hum, author of Making a Global Immigrant Neighborhood: Sunset Park. The program was moderated by Ali Noorani, executive director of the National Immigration Forum. This panel took place at the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival.

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    11:00 AM EDT

    Panel Discussion on Big Data

    Panelists talked about big data. Panelists included Cathy O’Neil, author of Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy, and Tim Wu, author of The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads. The program was moderated by Dolly Chugh, associate professor of management at NYU’s Stern School of Business. This panel took place at the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival.

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    12:01 PM EDT

    A Colony in a Nation

    Chris Hayes talked about his book, A Colony in a Nation, on race relations in America. He spoke with Heather McGhee, president of Demos. This talk took place at the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival.

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    1:03 PM EDT

    New York Review of Books Contributors on Immigration

    Contributors to the New York Review of Books talked about immigration. Panelists included Masha Gessen, author of The Future is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia; Yasmine El Rashidi, author of The Battle for Egypt: Dispatches from the Revolution; and essayist and novelist Darryl Pinckney. The program was moderated by Ian Buruma, editor of the New York Review of Books. This panel took place at the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival.

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    2:00 PM EDT

    Panel Discussion on Refugees

    Panelists talked about refugees. Panelists included Deborah Campbell, author of A Disappearance in Damascus: Friendship and Survival in the Shadow of War, and Oscar Martinez, author of A History of Violence: Living and Dying in Central America. This panel took place at the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival.

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    3:03 PM EDT

    Panel Discussion on Free Speech

    Panelists talked about free speech. Panelists included Jelani Cobb, author and New Yorker staff writer; Michelle Goldberg, author and Slate columnist; and Suzanne Nossel, executive director of PEN America. The program was moderated by Stig Abell, editor and publisher of the Times Literary Supplement. This panel took place at the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival.

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    4:04 PM EDT

    Panel Discussion on the Supreme Court

    Panelists talked about the Supreme Court. Panelists included Sheryll Cashin, author of Loving: Interracial Intimacy in America and the Threat to White Supremacy, and Norman Ornstein, co-author of One Nation After Trump: A Guide for the Perplexed, the Disillusioned, the Desperate, and the Not-Yet Deported. The program was moderated by Nicholas Allard, president and dean of Brooklyn Law School. This panel took place at the 2017 Brooklyn Book Festival.

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    5:00 PM EDT

    Panel Discussion on the Science of Time

    Panelists talked about the science of time. Panelists included Alan Burdick, author of Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation; Jimena Canales, author of The Physicist and the Philosopher: Einstein, Bergson, and the Debate that Changed our Understanding of Time; Janna Levin, author of Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space; and Jim Holt, author of Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story. The program was moderated by The Guardian columnist Oliver Burkeman. This panel took place at the 2017 Brooklyn Book…