2019 Miami Book Fair Book TV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    11:01 AM EST

    In the Shadow of Statues

    Former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu talked about his book, In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History, on his decision to remove four Confederate statues from city grounds in 2017. This program was part of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    11:53 AM EST

    Interview with Lauren Duca

    Political columnist Lauren Duca talked about her book, How to Start a Revolution: Young People and the Future of American Politics, on the rise in political engagement amongst millennials. This program was part of Book TV’s coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    12:10 PM EST

    Sacred Duty

    Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR), talked about his book, Sacred Duty: A Soldier’s Tour at Arlington National Cemetery, in which he provided a history of Arlington National Cemetery and offered an inside look at the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment at Arlington, which oversees the funerals and ceremonies at the Cemetery.

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    12:50 PM EST

    Interview with Leonard Pitts

    Leonard Pitts, a Pulitzer-Prize winning Miami Herald and author, talked about his novel, The Last Thing You Surrender, on race and World War II. This program was part of Book TV’s coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    1:08 PM EST

    Tough Love

    Susan Rice Obama administration national security adviser and United Nations ambassador, talked about her book, Tough Love: My Story of the Things Worth Fighting For, on her life and career in American diplomacy and foreign policy.

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    1:55 PM EST

    Open Phones with Patrick Deneen

    Patrick Deneen, author of Why Liberalism Failed and the chair of Constitutional Studies at the University of Notre Dame, took viewer phone calls. This program was part of Book TV’s coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    2:38 PM EST

    Open Phones with Megan Phelps-Roper

    Megan Phelps-Roper, author of Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church, took viewer phone calls about her upbringing in the Westboro Baptist Church and her decision to leave. This program was part of Book TV’s coverage of the 2019 Miama Book Fair.

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    3:07 PM EST

    The British Are Coming and The Impeachers

    Historians Rick Atkinson (The British Are Coming: The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777) and Brenda Wineapple, (The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation), discussed their respective books at the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    3:55 PM EST

    Interview with Andy Greenberg

    Wired Magazine senior writer Andy Greenberg talked about his book, Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin’s Most Dangerous Hackers, on a group of Russian hackers in the employ of the Russian military, who have launched a series of cyberattacks against American and Eastern European corporations since 2014. This program was part of Book TV’s coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    4:10 PM EST

    Author Discussion on Race in America

    Authors Ibram Kendi (How to Be an Antiracist), Sarah Broom (The Yellow House), and Mitchell Jackson (Survival Math) offered their thoughts on race in America. This program was part othe 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    5:24 PM EST

    What Are You Reading?

    Viewers called in and text messaged to list the books they were reading. Clips were shown from Book TV programs featuring some of the authors mentioned by viewers. The live program took place at the end of the day’s coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    5:37 PM EST

    Moving Forward

    Karine Jean-Pierre talked about her book, Moving Forward: A Story of Hope, Hard Work, and the Promise of America, in which she reflected on her life in politics. She is an MSNBC political analyst and chief public affairs officer for MoveOn. This program was part of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.

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    11:00 AM EST

    2019 Miami Book Fair

    BookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.