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BookExpo America

BookExpo America is the largest annual book trade fair in the United States. BEA is almost always held in a major city over four days in May, often running in to early June. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
The BookExpo America has 585 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1998, BookExpo America News Conference. The year with the most videos was 2005 with 64 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 6,559 views per program. Most appearances with Peter Slen (138), Connie Doebele (45), Marjory "Marji" Ross (13). Most common tags: Book Business, About Books, Arts & Literature.

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    Dear America

    Journalist Jose Antonio Vargas discussed his immigration to the United States and his life as an undocumented immigrant.

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    Leadership in Turbulent Times

    Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin explored the leadership qualities of Presidents Lincoln, Theodore…

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    These Truths

    New Yorker staff writer Jill Lepore talked about her one-volume history of the United States.

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    Publishers on Publishing

    Publishing executives Carolyn Reidy, president and CEO of Simon & Schuster; Markus Dohle, CEO of Penguin Random House; and…

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