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  • emAn Inconvenient Sequelem
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    An Inconvenient Sequel

    Former Vice President Al Gore talked about his book An Inconvenient Sequel, in which he looks at the effects of climate change around the world.

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  • Jonathan Eig Discusses emMuhammad Aliem
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    Ali

    Jonathan Eig talked about his book Ali, in which he recounts the life and politics of Muhammad Ali. He spoke at the 2017 Southern Festival of Books.

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  • emMadame Presidentem
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    Madame President

    Helene Cooper talked about her book, Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, about the life of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, leader of the Liberian women’s movement…

    283 views
  • emBefore You Wakeem
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    Before You Wake

    Erick Erickson talked about his book Before you Wake, in which he offers his thoughts on life, family, and values. He spoke at the 2017 Southern Festival of Books.

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  • emCode Girlsem
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    Code Girls

    Liza Mundy talked about her book, Code Girls, about the contributions of women code breakers during World War II. She spoke at the 2017 Southern Festival of Books.

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  • Panel Discussion on the MidCentury South
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    Panel Discussion on the Mid-Century South

    Kathie Farnell and Yvette Johnson talked about the mid-century South. They spoke at the 2017 Southern Festival of Books.

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  • emThe People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shoreem
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    The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore

    Journalist Jared Sexton talked about his book The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore, in which he recounts his coverage of the Trump campaign and the 2016 presidential…

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  • Panel Discussion on Eleanor Roosevelt
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    Panel Discussion on Eleanor Roosevelt

    Authors Patricia Bell-Scott and Emily Wilson discussed the life of Eleanor Roosevelt. They spoke at the 2017 Southern Festival of Books.

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  • emThe Earth Is Weepingem
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    The Earth Is Weeping

    Peter Cozzens talked about his book, The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for the American West. He spoke at the 17th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.…

    218 views
  • emHillbilly Elegyem
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    Hillbilly Elegy

    J.D. Vance talked about his book Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, in which he recalls his childhood in a Rust Belt town in Ohio. He spoke at the 17th annual…

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  • emGangs in the Militaryem
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    Gangs in the Military

    Carter Smith talked about his book Gangs in the Military , in which he examines the recruitment of active and nonactive military into street and motorcycle gangs and domestic terrorist and…

    336 views
  • David Haskell Discusses emThe Songs of Treesem
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    The Songs of Trees

    Professor David Haskell talked about his book The Songs of Trees, in which he examines the role of trees in the world and how they connect to human beings. He spoke at the 2017 Southern…

    231 views
  • Panel Discussion on Westward Expansion
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    Panel Discussion on Westward Expansion

    Authors Daniel Sharfstein and Roger Hodge spoke about westward expansion in America. They spoke at the 2017 Southern Festival of Books.

    189 views
  • emHow to Tame a Foxem
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    How to Tame a Fox

    Science writer Lee Dugatkin talked about his book How to Tame a Fox, in which he details a more than 60 year-old evolution experiment by Russian scientists to domesticate wild foxes into…

    302 views
  • Panel Discussion on the Middle Class
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    Panel Discussion on the Middle Class

    Authors Nancy MacLean and Ganesh Sitaraman talked about the U.S. economy and politics. They spoke at the 2017 Southern Festival of Books.

    497 views
  • Panel Discussion on Free Speech
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    Panel Discussion on Free Speech

    Panelists talked about free speech. Panelists included Jelani Cobb, author and New Yorker staff writer; Michelle Goldberg, author and Slate columnist; and Suzanne Nossel, executive director of…

    562 views
  • Conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden
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    Conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden

    Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden spoke with Representative Gregg Harper (R-MS). This talk took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in…

    392 views
  • Open Phones with David McCullough
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    Open Phones with David McCullough

    David McCullough talked about his book, The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For, and responded to viewer comments. He was interviewed at the 17th annual National Book Festival…

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  • emThe American Spiritem
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    The American Spirit

    David McCullough talked about his book, The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For. He spoke at the 17th annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

    1,300 views
  • emThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacksem
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    The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

    From the 2010 Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville, Virginia, Rebecca Skloot discussed her book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.

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