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    The Immortal Irishman

    Timothy Egan talked about his book The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero, in which he recalls the life of Irish-born Thomas Francis Meagher, who led two…

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    Custer's Trials

    T.J. Stiles talked about his book Custer’s Trials: A Life on the Frontier of a New America, in which he recalls the life of General George Armstrong Custer. He spoke at the 2016 Tucson…

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    Open Phones with Jonathan Kozol

    Jonathan Kozol talked about his book, Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at the 2016 Tucson Festival of…

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    Panel Discussion on Education

    Panelists talked about education. Panelists included Jonathan Kozol, author of Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools, and Natalia Mehlman-Petrzela, author of Classroom Wars: Language, Sex,…

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    Open Phones with Theresa Duncan

    Attorney Theresa Duncan, counsel to Mohamedou Ould Slahi, talked about her client’s book, Guantanamo Diary, and responded to viewer comments and questions. She was interviewed at the 2016…

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    Guantanamo Diary

    Theresa Duncan, counsel to Mohamedou Ould Slahi, a prisoner at Guantanamo Bay, talked about her client’s life in the prison and his book, Guantanamo Diary. She spoke at the 2016 Tucson…

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    Rightful Heritage

    Douglas Brinkley talked about his book Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America, in which he recalls President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s environmental legacy. He spoke…

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    Open Phones with Linda Hirshman

    Linda Hirshman talked about her book, Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World, and responded to viewer comments and…

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    Panel Discussion on Women in Washington

    Linda Hirshman, author of Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World and Peter Slevin, author of Michelle Obama: A Life, talked…

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    Panel Discussion on Race in America

    Panelists talked about race and culture in America. Panelists included Lalo Alcaraz, illustrator of Latino USA: A Cartoon History; Linda Alcoff, author of The Future of Whiteness; Edward Baptist,…

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    Open Phones with Gilbert Gaul

    Gilbert Gaul talked about his book, Billion-Dollar Ball: A Journey Through the Big-Money Culture of College Football, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at…

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    Panel Discussion on Money and Influence

    Panelists talked about money and influence. Panelists included David Maraniss, author of Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story; Gilbert Gaul, author of Billion-Dollar Ball: A Journey Through the…

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    Open Phones with Samara Klar

    Samara Klar talked about her book, Independent Politics: How American Disdain for Parties Leads to Political Inaction, and responded to viewer comments and questions. Professor Klar…

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    Panel Discussion on Politics

    Panelists talked about politics and democracy. Panelists included John Nichols, co-author of People Get Ready: The Fight Against a Jobless Economy and a Citizenless Democracy; Ari Berman, author of…

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    Open Phones with Margaret Regan

    Margaret Regan talked about her book, Detained and Deported: Stories of Immigrant Families Under Fire, and responded to viewer comments and questions. She was interviewed at the 2016 Tucson…

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    Panel Discussion on Human Rights

    Panelists talked about human rights. Panelists included Margaret Regan, author of Detained and Deported: Stories of Immigrant Families Under Fire; Luis Alberto Urrea, author of The Devil’s Highway: A…

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    Open Phones with Douglas Brinkley

    Douglas Brinkley talked about his book, Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Land of America, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at the 2016…

    218 views
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    Open Phones with Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

    Felipe Fernandez-Armesto talked about his book, Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at the 2016 Tucson…

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    Open Phones with Linda Alcoff

    Professor Linda Alcoff talked about her book, The Future of Whiteness, and responded to viewer comments and questions. She was interviewed at the 2016 Tucson Festival of Books, held on…

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    Open Phones with Ari Berman

    Ari Berman talked about his book, Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America, and responded to viewer comments and questions. He was interviewed at the 2016 Tucson…

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