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  • 2013 National Book Awards
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    2013 National Book Awards

    The National Book Foundation presented the 2013 National Book Awards at a ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The Literarian Award for Outstanding Service to the American Literary…

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  • Interview with EL Doctorow
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    Interview with E.L. Doctorow

    Author E.L. Doctorow was interviewed during the 2013 National Book Awards Benefit Dinner and Ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. He received the Medal for Distinguished…

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  • emMobyDickem 150th Anniversary
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    Moby-Dick 150th Anniversary

    To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the publication of Herman Melville’s novel Moby-Dick, the conference keynote address was delivered by E.L. Doctorow, an English professor at New York…

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  • EL Doctorow Interview
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    E.L. Doctorow Interview

    E.L. Doctorow talked about his life and work. He focused on the events and questions that led to him becoming a writer. Mr. Doctorow is the author of numerous books, including Ragtime, World’s Fair (National…

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  • Author Interview
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    Author Interview

    Mr. Doctorow spoke about his book Lamentation: 9/11, published by Millwood Publishers. The book is a collection of photographs showing New Yorkers grieving after the September 11 attacks,…

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  • Rally Against Impeachment
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    Rally Against Impeachment

    Scholars, journalists, and celebrities gathered to oppose the impeachment of President Clinton. They argued that the public had been ignored by politicians seeking to further their own…

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  • Politics of God
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    Politics of God

    Mr. Doctorow talked about the work of a novelist and the lack of limitations that can surround other types of writers. He concentrated on the focus of spiritualism around the world and the…

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  • emThe Courage to Stand Aloneem
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    The Courage to Stand Alone

    Authors, activists, and public officials read portions from The Courage to Stand Alone: Letters from Prison and Other Writings. It is a collection of writings by Wei Jingsheng, who has…

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  • Intellectual Wasteland
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    Intellectual Wasteland

    This session of the Sag Harbor Initiative is focused on cultural issues and is entitled, the “Intellectual Wasteland.” Panelists discussed the perceived deterioration of the cultural…

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  • Sag Harbor Initiative Opening Session
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    Sag Harbor Initiative- Opening Session

    The Sag Harbor Initiative conference looked on the state of our democratic system.

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