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  • 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.

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  • John Grisham Hampton Sides and David Grann
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    John Grisham, Hampton Sides, and David Grann

    Authors John Grisham, The Reckoning, David Grann, The White Darkness, and Hampton Sides, On Desperate Ground, talked about their latest books.

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  • Discussion with Rebecca Traister and Celeste Ng
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    Discussion with Rebecca Traister and Celeste Ng

    Rebecca Traister, author of Good and Mad, and Celeste Ng, author of Little Fires Everywhere, talked about their recent books and writing process.

    334 views
  • Poet Laureates Robert Haas and Charles Simic Discuss Writing
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    Poet Laureates Robert Haas and Charles Simic

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

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  • emThe Theater of Warem
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    The Theater of War

    Bryan Doerries, founder of Theater of War, talked about his book, The Theater of War: What Ancient Greek Tragedies Can Teach Us Today, and about the therapeutic benefits of the reading and…

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  • Panel Discussion on Literary Life
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    Panel Discussion on Literary Life

    Pamela Paul led a panel discussion with a selection of authors on their favorite books and their reading habits.

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  • US Poets Laureates Discussion
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    U.S. Poets Laureates Discussion

    Poet Campbell McGrath moderated a discussion between current U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera and former U.S. Poet Laureate Kay Ryan.

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  • emBy the Bookem
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    By the Book

    Pamela Paul, Nicholson Baker, Walter Mosley, Ann Patchett, and Francine Prose talked about Ms. Paul’s anthology, By the Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life from The New York…

    1,128 views
  • emThe Republic of Imaginationem and emPlato at the Googleplexem
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    The Republic of Imagination and Plato at the Googleplex

    Azar Nafisi, author of The Republic of Imagination, talked about her book. She spoke at the 2014 Miami Book Fair International, held on the campus of Miami Dade College on November 22-23.…

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  • Open Phones with Norman Lear
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    Open Phones with Norman Lear

    Norman Lear talked about his book, Even This I Get to Experience, and responded to viewer telephone calls and comments. He was interviewed at the 2014 Miami Book Fair International, held on…

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  • emEven This I Get to Experienceem
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    Even This I Get to Experience

    Norman Lear talked about his book, Even This I get to Experience. He spoke at the 2014 Miami Book Fair International, held on the campus of Miami Dade College on November 22-23.

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  • emMockingbird A Portrait of Harper Leeem
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    Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee

    Charles Shields talked about his book Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee, published by Henry Holt and Company. He was interviewed on the BookTV Bus while at the Miami Book Fair…

    336 views
  • Memoirs Panel
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    Memoirs Panel

    Panelists talked about writing memoirs. Ms. Lerner is the author of Food and Loathing: A Lament, published by Simon and Schuster. In the book, she chronicles her lengthy battle with the…

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  • Literary Lives
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    Literary Lives

    The panelists talked about their experiences in writing, book collecting, and related fields. Following their prepared remarks, they responded to questions from the audience. Nicholas A.…

    116 views
  • emBrunelleschis Domeem
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    Brunelleschi's Dome

    Mr. King is the author of Brunelleschi’s Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture, published by Walker and Company. The book describes the life of Filippo Brunelleschi and his…

    530 views
  • Biography Forum
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    Biography Forum

    Pete Hamill talked about his book, Diego Rivera. He focused on the life of the Mexican artist and how Rivera’s paintings were driven by the Mexican Revolution and the Bolshevik utopian…

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  • Author Interview
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    Author Interview

    Mr. McGrath discussed editing, Books of the Century. This book is a collection of the high points of book reviews in the New York Times. He also looked back on the legacy of American…

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  • Rockefeller and Johnson Biographies
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    Rockefeller and Johnson Biographies

    Mr. Chernow discussed his book Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr. which looks at the life of the first recorded American billionaire. The book also addresses the business practices…

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