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  • Abraham Zapruder and JFK Assassination
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    Abraham Zapruder and JFK Assassination

    Alexandra Zapruder talked about her book, Twenty-Six Seconds: A Personal History of the Zapruder Film. Abraham Zapruder filmed President Kennedy’s Dallas motorcade and assassination in 1963…

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  • QA with Daryl Davis
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    Q&A with Daryl Davis

    Daryl Davis talked about his efforts over the past 30 years to befriend members of the Ku Klux Klan to try to understand their hatred and to convince them that they are wrong.

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  • 2017 National Book Awards
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    2017 National Book Awards

    Book TV presented coverage of the 68th annual National Book Awards, which included awards for non-fiction, fiction, poetry, and young people’s literature. Also, honored was novelist Annie…

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  • emOn the Vergeem
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    On the Verge

    Rebecca Costa talked about his book, On the Verge, about using technology and science to predict future events and outcomes with more precision.

    31 views
  • Historians on Winston Churchill
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    Historians on Winston Churchill

    Father and son historians Paul Bew and John Bew gave separate talks on Winston Churchill’s relationship with Ireland and his influence on Clement Attlee, who served as British prime…

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  • Regnery Publishings 70th Anniversary Party
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    Regnery Publishing's 70th Anniversary Party

    Book TV presented coverage of Regnery book publisher’s 70th anniversary party.

    139 views
  • Henry Fords Garage and Childhood Home
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    Henry Ford's Garage and Childhood Home

    Historic structures curator Jim Johnson gave a tour of the garage where Henry Ford built his first car, the quadricycle, and Ford’s childhood home, where he was born in 1863. Both buildings…

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  • Newsmakers with Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton
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    Newsmakers with Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton

    Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton talked about DACA, immigration and border issues, the role of Texas in driving national issues, sanctuary cities, and voter ID in Texas. General Paxton is…

    291 views
  • emFantasylandem and emHue 1968em
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    Fantasyland and Hue 1968

    Kurt Andersen, author of Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire, and Mark Bowden, author of Hue 1968: A Turning Point in the Vietnam War, talked about their books. They spoke at the 2017…

    42 views
  • emThe Art of Deathem
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    The Art of Death

    Edwidge Danticat talked about his book The Art of Death, in which he looks at how writers approach the subject of death. He spoke at the 2017 Miami Book Fair.

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  • Representative Peter Welch Interview
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    Representative Peter Welch Interview

    Representative Peter Welch (D-VT) talked about Vermont’s economy and agriculture. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Burlington, Vermont,…

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  • Poet Laureates Robert Haas and Charles Simic
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    Poet Laureates Robert Haas and Charles Simic

    Poet Laureates Robert Haas and Charles Simic discussed their writing lives.

    18 views
  • Zionist Organization of America Dinner US Ambassador to Israel
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    Zionist Organization of America Dinner, U.S. Ambassador to Israel

    U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman was a recipient of an award at a Zionist Organization of America dinner. He praised President Trump for the current state of U.S.-Israel relations. He also…

    24 views
  • Colin Wilhelm on Republican Tax Reform Bills
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    Colin Wilhelm on Republican Tax Reform Bills

    Politico’s Colin Wilhelm talked about the House Republicans' tax reform bill and previewed the debate ahead in the U.S. Senate.

    53 views
  • emWhy are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteriaem
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    Why are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria

    Beverly Daniel Tatum talked about her book Why are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria, in which she offers her thoughts on race relations. She spoke at the 2017 Miami Book…

    56 views
  • Steamboat Ticonderoga
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    Steamboat Ticonderoga

    Chip Stulen, director of preservation at the Shelburne Museum, talked about the steamboat’s nearly 50 years of service. The Ticonderoga was the last steamboat to operate on Lake Champlain. C-SPAN’s…

    98 views
  • Les Standiford Discusses Charles Dickens emA Christmas Carolem
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    The Man Who Invented Christmas

    Les Standiford talked about his book The Man Who Invented Christmas, in which he recalls Charles Dickens' writing of A Christmas Carol. He spoke at the 2017 Miami Book Fair.

    138 views
  • Life and Influence of Ira Allen
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    Life and Influence of Ira Allen

    Burlington historian Vince Feeney talked about Ira Allen’s influence on the city. Ira Allen, the youngest brother of Ethan Allen, helped found the University of Vermont in 1791. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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  • Senate Republican Tax Reform Plan Day 3 Part 3
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    Senate Republican Tax Reform Plan, Day 3 Part 3

    Following a short break, the Senate Finance Committee resumed consideration of the Republican tax reform bill. Democratic members offered up several amendments, specifically involving the…

    310 views
  • Ethan Allen Homestead Museum
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    Ethan Allen Homestead Museum

    Dan O’Neil, executive director of the Ethan Allen Homestead Museum, talked about Allen’s controversial life and how he came to settle in Burlington, Vermont. Ethan Allen is often called the father of…

    62 views
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