Kai Bird
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Kai Bird

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Kai Bird is an Executive Director for the Leon Levy Center for Biography of the City University of New York with 17 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as an Author. The year with the most videos was 2017 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 840 views per program. Most appearances with Martin J. Sherwin (3), Carlos Lozada (2). Most common tags: Nuclear, World War II, Other book programs.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2017 - Present Executive Director, Leon Levy Center for Biography, City University of New York Videos: 5 Author Videos: 11 c. January 1, 2010 - Present Contributing Editor, [Nation, The] Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>The Spy and the Traitor</em>

    The Spy and the Traitor

    Ben Macintyre reported on a high-ranking KGB spy, Oleg Gordievsky, who worked for British Intelligence during the height of the…

  • <em>The Browns of California</em>

    The Browns of California

    Miriam Pawel provided a history of California Governor Jerry Brown’s family and its connection to the state. She was joined…

  • Discussion on Spy Work and John LeCarre

    Discussion on Spy Work and John LeCarre

    A discussion on spy work and author John LeCarre from the 18th annual National Book Festival, featuring Kai Bird, The Good…

  • Life of Movie Studio Executive William Fox

    Life of Movie Studio Executive William Fox

    Biographer Vanda Krefft discussed the life and legacy of the founder of Fox Film Corporation in her book, The Man Who Made the…

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