Virginia Postrel
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Virginia Postrel is an Author with 17 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1990 Call-In as an Editor for the Reason Magazine. The year with the most videos was 2000 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 16,733 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (5), Connie Doebele (2), David Frum (2). Most common tags: Philosophy, Arts & Literature.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2001 - Present Author

Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2006 - Present Contributing Editor, [Atlantic, The]

Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2002 - Present Columnist, Economics, [New York Times]

Videos: 4


Editor at Large, [Reason] Magazine c. February 1, 2000 - c. December 31, 2001 Videos: 1 Editor, [Reason] Magazine c. July 1, 1989 - c. January 31, 2000 Videos: 9

Recent Appearances

  • Q&A with Virginia Postrel

    Q&A with Virginia Postrel

    Virginia Postrel, author of The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion, talked about the qualities that make a person or thing…

  • Organ Donations

    Organ Donations

    Guests talked about organ donations and Dr. Satel’s kidney transplant from her friend Virginia Postrel. They wrote about…

  • Organ Donation and Sale

    Organ Donation and Sale

    Two panels talked about organ donation and transplantation, focusing on ethical issues, means to promote donation, medical…

  • Media Ownership, Media Bias

    Media Ownership, Media Bias

    A panel, featuring three of the nation’s top editors, was held on “Media Ownership, Media Bias: A Crisis in the Newsroom.”…

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