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  • Sights and Sounds of the 2017 Texas Book Festival
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    Sights and Sounds of the 2017 Texas Book Festival

    Sights and sounds of the 2017 Texas Book Festival were shown.

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  • Author Discussion on the USMexico Border
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    Author Discussion on the U.S.-Mexico Border

    Lauren Markham, author of The Far Away Brothers, Roger Hodge, author of Texas Blood, and Melissa del Bosque, author of Bloodlines, shared their stories about the border. They spoke at the 2017 Texas…

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  • Author Discussion on Racism
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    Author Discussion on Racism

    Carol Anderson, author of White Rage, and Angela J. Davis, author of Policing the Black Man, talked about racism in the United States. They spoke at the 2017 Texas Book Festival in Austin.…

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  • emLife in Codeem
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    Life in Code

    Ellen Ullman talked about her book, Life in Code: A Personal History of Technology. She spoke at the 2017 Texas Book Festival in Austin.

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  • Author Discussion on Drug Cartels
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    Author Discussion on Drug Cartels

    Hipolito Acosta, author of Deep in the Shadows, Melissa del Bosque, author of Bloodlines, and Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera, author of Los Zetas Inc., talked about drug cartels in Mexico,…

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  • Author Discussion on World War II
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    Author Discussion on World War II

    Liza Mundy, author of Code Girls, and Meredith Hindley, author of Destination Casablanca, talked about the hidden histories of World War II. They spoke at the 2017 Texas Book Festival in…

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  • Author Discussion on Race and Crime
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    Author Discussion on Race and Crime

    James Forman, author of Locking Up Our Own, and Danielle Allen, author of Cuz, talked about race and crime in the United States. They spoke at the 2017 Texas Book Festival in Austin.…

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  • Author Discussion on Oceans
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    Author Discussion on Oceans

    Peter Wadhams, author of A Farewell to Ice, and Juli Berwald, author of Spineless, talked about the state of the world’s oceans. They spoke at the 2017 Texas Book Festival in Austin.…

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  • Author Discussion on Politics and Fake News
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    Author Discussion on Politics and Fake News

    Jared Yates Sexton, author of The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore, and Kevin Young, author of Bunk, talked about politics in the age of fake news. They spoke at the…

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  • emThursday Night Lightsem
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    Thursday Night Lights

    Michael Hurd talked about his book, Thursday Night Lights: The Story of Black High School Football in Texas. He spoke at the 2017 Texas Book Festival in Austin.

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  • Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin Discuss emFive Presidentsem
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    Five Presidents

    Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin talk about their book, Five Presidents: My Extraordinary Journey with Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford. They spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at…

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  • Alberto Gonzales Discusses emTrue Faith and Allegianceem
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    True Faith and Allegiance

    Former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales talked about his book True Faith and Allegiance: A Story of Service and Sacrifice, a personal history of his time in the George W. Bush…

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  • Lawrence Wright Discusses emThe Terror Yearsem
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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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  • Derek Chollet Discusses emThe Long Gameem
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    The Long Game

    Derek Chollet talked about his book, The Long Game: How Obama Defied Washington and Redefined America’s Role in the World. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book…

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  • Jeff Chang Discusses emWe Gon Be Alrightem
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    We Gon' Be Alright

    Jeff Chang talked about his book, We Gon' Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book Festival. The festival was held…

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  • Jane Alexander and Miriam Horn Discuss emWild Things Wild Placesem and emRancher Farmer Fishermanem
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    Wild Things, Wild Places and Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman

    Jane Alexander, author of Wild Things, Wild Places: Adventurous Tales of Wildlife and Conservation on Planet Earth and Miriam Horn, author of Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman: Conservation Heroes…

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  • Josh King and Mary Beth Rogers Discuss emOff Scriptem and emTurning Texas Blueem
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    Off Script and Turning Texas Blue

    Josh King, author of Off Script: An Advance Man’s Guide to White House Stagecraft, Campaign Spectacle, and Political Suicide, and Mary Beth Rogers, author of Turning Texas Blue: What It Will Take…

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  • Jessica Luther Discusses emUnsportsmanlike Conductem
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    Unsportsmanlike Conduct

    Jessica Luther talked about her book, Unsportsmanlike Conduct: College Football and the Politics of Rape. She spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book Festival. The…

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  • Tim Wu Discusses emThe Attention Merchantsem
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    The Attention Merchants

    Professor Tim Wu talked about his book, The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads. He spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 21st annual Texas Book Festival. The…

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  • Diane Guerrero Discusses emIn the Country We Loveem
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    In the Country We Love

    Actor Diane Guerrero talked about her book, In the Country We Love: My Family Divided, about the plight of her undocumented immigrant parents, who were detained and deported when Diane was…

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