John Y. Cole
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John Y. Cole

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John Y. Cole is a Historian for the Library of Congress with 50 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Speech as a Founding Director for the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress. The year with the most videos was 1997 with eight videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 9,139 views per program. Most appearances with James H. Billington (9), Connie Doebele (3), Andrew Carroll (3). Most common tags: Arts & Literature, U.S. History, About Books.

Appearances by Title:c. June 1, 2016 - Present Historian, Library of Congress

Videos: 1


Founding Director, Center for the Book, Library of Congress c. January 1, 1977 - c. June 1, 2016 Videos: 49

Recent Appearances

  • <em>The Original Black Elite</em>

    The Original Black Elite

    Elizabeth Dowling Taylor talked about her book The Original Black Elite: Daniel Murray and the Story of a Forgotten Era, in which…

  • Lewis and Clark's Expedition

    Lewis and Clark's Expedition

    Ralph Ehrenberg and Herman Viola talked about their book, Mapping the West with Lewis in Clark. They also displayed the…

  • <em>This is the Day: The March on Washington</em>

    This is the Day: The March on Washington

    Brigitte Freed, Michael Eric Dyson, and Paul Farber talked about Leonard Freed’s work and displayed many of his photographs…

  • Youth Literacy Programs

    Youth Literacy Programs

    Walter Dean Meyers and John Cole talked about youth literacy. The panel was entitled, “Reading is Not an Option.” The…

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