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    Q&A with Lawrence Wright

    Lawrence Wright, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Looming Tower and a New Yorker staff writer, talked about his latest book, The Plague Year: America in the Time of COVID. He…

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    The Looming Tower

    Lawrence Wright was interviewed about his book The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, published by Knopf. Mr. Wright was interviewed on the BookTV Bus at the Miami Book Fair…

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    Author Discussion on Pandemics

    Debora MacKenzie (COVID-19) and Muhammad Zaman (Biography of Resistance) discussed past pandemics and COVID-19. This virtual program was part of the 2020 Texas Book Festival.

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    The End of October

    Pulitzer prize-winning author Lawrence Wright looked at pandemics and how deadly viruses work. This virtual program was sponsored by Book People bookstore in Austin, Texas.

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    Lawmakers Remarks on Jamal Khashoggi Killing

    Members of Congress from both parties, writers, and journalists participated in an event marking 100 days since the death of Saudi journalist and Washington Post contributor Jamal…

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    Discussion on State Politics

    A panel of authors discussed state politics at the 2018 Brooklyn Book Festival.

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    God Save Texas

    Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright examined the history, culture, and politics of the Lone Star state at the 18th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

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    God Save Texas

    Pulitzer prize-winning author Lawrence Wright examines the history, culture, and politics of the Lone Star state.

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    After Words with Lawrence Wright

    Lawrence Wright was interviewed about his book The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, published by Knopf. He talked about the history of Islamic terrorism, including Osama bin Laden and…

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    Thirteen Days in September

    Lawrence Wright talked about his book, Thirteen Days in September: The Dramatic Story of the Struggle for Peace. He spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage,…

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    Panel Discussion on National Security

    Panelists talked about national security. Panelists included Lawrence Wright, Tim Weiner, Douglas Brinkley, Bret Stephens, and Colonel Jack Jacobs (Retired). They spoke at the 2017 Rancho…

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    The Terror Years

    Lawrence Wright talks about his book, The Terror Years: From al-Qaeda to the Islamic State. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book Festival. The festival was…

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    Terrorism and National Security

    Panelists talked about global terrorism and national security issues and debated the question, “Is terrorism a threat to the American way of life?” Panelists included Lawrence Wright, Malcolm Nance, Mia Bloom, and…

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    Washington Ideas Forum, Current Events

    In a series of quick interviews various people offered personal insight on current events. Topics included the economy, the Iran nuclear deal, the 2016 presidential campaigns, global…

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    In Depth with Lawrence Wright

    Lawrence Wright talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at the 2015 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest and also responded to…

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    Thirteen Days in September

    Lawrence Wright talked about his book, Thirteen Days in September: Cater, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David, in which he recounts the 1978 Camp David Accords, during which President Jimmy…

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    Dallas and the Kennedy Assassination

    Journalists Lawrence Wright and Jim Lehrer talked about the political atmosphere of Dallas leading up to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, and the changes to the city since…

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    Going Clear

    Lawrence Wright talked about his book, Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief, in which he reports on the Church of Scientology. In his book, the author, who…

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    Interview on Going Clear

    Lawrence Wright talked about his book, Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief, which was a finalist for the 2013 National Book Award for Nonfiction. He was…

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    2013 Miami Book Fair International, Saturday

    Book TV was live at the Miami Book Fair International, held on the campus of Miami Dade College on November 23-24, 2013.

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