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  • James Rosen and Christopher Buckley Discuss emA Torch Kept Litem
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    A Torch Kept Lit

    James Rosen and Christopher Buckley talked about their book, A Torch Kept Lit: Great Lives of the Twentieth Century, about William F. Buckley Jr.'s essays on famous figures of his time…

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    War Letters Reading

    Andrew Carroll, editor of War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars, read selections from the book at the Library of Congress. The book is a collection of 200 letters…

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    But Enough About You: Essays

    Christopher Buckley appeared at the 2014 South Carolina Book Festival to talk about his book, But Enough About You: Essays, a collection of essays written over the past 20 years. Mr.…

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    They Eat Puppies, Don't They?

    Satirist Christopher Buckley discussed his recent novel that revolves around efforts by a Washington lobbyist, “Bird” McIntyre, and neo-conservative, Angel Templeton, to gain congressional…

    673 views
  • A Tribute to Christopher Hitchens
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    A Tribute to Christopher Hitchens

    A tribute was held for author Christopher Hitchens, who died on December 15, 2011. Numerous speakers, including family, friends, and colleagues, spoke about their relationships and read…

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    50th Anniversary of Joseph Heller's Catch-22

    Leslie Stahl, correspondent for 60 Minutes, moderated a panel on Joseph Heller’s novel, Catch-22, in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the book’s publication.

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    My Paper Chase Book Party

    Sir Harold Evans was shown attending a party at the British ambassador’s residence for the publication of his autobiography, My Paper Chase: True Stories of Vanished Times (Little, Brown and…

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  • In Depth with Christopher Buckley
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    In Depth with Christopher Buckley

    Christopher Buckley talked about his life, work, and career. Topics included his parents, his father’s life and work, the Catholic faith, his White House experiences, writing political satire,…

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    Washington Schlepped Here: U.S. Capitol Building

    Mr. Buckley read a section from his book about touring the U.S. Capitol Building. Video clips inside the Capitol Building were shown. In a studio recording session for the audio book version of…

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  • After Words with Christopher Buckley
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    After Words with Christopher Buckley

    Christopher Buckley talked about his novel Supreme Courtship (Twelve; September 3, 2008). In his book he presents a satirical view of the U.S. Supreme Court. The former speechwriter for…

    356 views
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    Washington Schlepped Here - Grant Memorial

    Christopher Buckley read from his book, Washington Schlepped Here. This section was on the Grant Memorial at the foot of the west front of the U.S. Capitol. He talked about President Grant and…

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  • Memorial Service for William F Buckley
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    Memorial Service for William F. Buckley

    A memorial service for William F. Buckley was held at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City. Only a portion of the service was shown, featuring eulogies by former Secretary Henry…

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  • Christopher Buckley Interview
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    Christopher Buckley Interview

    Christopher Buckley was interviewed about his book, Thank You for Smoking, a novel about a tobacco lobbyist.

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  • Future of Conservatism
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    Future of Conservatism

    William F. Buckley, Jr. and his son Christopher Buckley made their first joint stage appearance to consider the future of American conservatism in a mock episode of Firing Line, William…

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  • emWashington Schlepped Hereem Vietnam War Memorial
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    Washington Schlepped Here: Vietnam War Memorial

    In a studio recording session for the audio book version of Washington Schlepped Here: Walking in the Nation’s Capital, published by Crown, author Christopher Buckley read a section about…

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  • emWashington Schlepped Hereem FDR Memorial
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    Washington Schlepped Here: FDR Memorial

    Washington Schlepped Here: A Walk in the Nation’s Capital by Christopher Buckley and published by Crown Publishing, takes readers & listeners on a whimsical tour of Washington, DC. Book TV…

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  • emWashington Schlepped Hereem Korean War Memorial
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    Washington Schlepped Here: Korean War Memorial

    In a studio recording session for the audio book version of Washington Schlepped Here: Walking in the Nation’s Capital, published by Crown, author Christopher Buckley read a section about…

    38 views
  • emWashington Schlepped Hereem Grant Memorial
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    Washington Schlepped Here: Grant Memorial

    Mr. Buckley read a section about visiting the Ulysses S. Grant Memorial from his book, and video clips of the memorial were shown. In a studio recording session for the audio book version of…

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  • emWashington Schlepped Hereem Union Station
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    Washington Schlepped Here: Union Station

    Mr. Buckley read a section about visiting Union Station from his book, and video clips of Union Station were shown. In a studio recording session for the audio book version of Washington…

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    War Letters

    Recently an Armed Services Edition of War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars was published by Washington Square Press and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. To celebrate…

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