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  • emThe Food of a Younger Landem
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    The Food of a Younger Land

    Mark Kurlansky talked about his book The Food of a Younger Land: A Portrait of American Food--Before the National Highway System, Before Chain Restaurants, and Before Frozen Food, When the Nation’s Food Was…

    410 views
  • 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.

    199 views
  • emAmericanaem
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    Americana

    Bhu Srinivasan talked about his book, Americana, about the innovators and entrepreneurs who have shaped the history of the United States.

    143 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…

    1,535 views
  • emAngry White Maleem
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    Angry White Male

    Wayne Allyn Root talked about his book, Angry White Male: How the Donald Trump Phenomenon is Changing America-and What We Can All Do to Save the Middle Class. He was interviewed at…

    1,595 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…

    711 views
  • 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.

    1,296 views
  • Book TV Robert Edsel
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    Open Phones with Robert Edsel

    Robert Edsel, author of The Monuments Men, responded to viewer comments and questions. In The Monuments Men, Mr. Edsel tells the story of the Allied forces who were tasked with recovering…

    1,327 views
  • emBunkem
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    Bunk

    Kevin Young, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, talked about his book, Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Post-Facts, and Fake News. He was interviewed at…

    921 views
  • emCowboy Lifeem
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    Cowboy Life

    Cathie Draine talked about her book Cowboy Life: The Letters of George Philip, in which she looks at the letters left by her cowboy grandfather that portray the challenges of a cowboy’s life on the open…

    143 views
  • emFrom Benito Mussolini to Hugo Chavezem
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    From Benito Mussolini to Hugo Chavez

    Paul Hollander talked about his book, From Benito Mussolini to Hugo Chavez: Intellectuals and a Century of Political Hero Worship, about Western intellectuals who have supported political…

    688 views
  • emBourgeois Equalityem
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    Bourgeois Equality

    Deirdre McCloskey talked about her Hayek Prize-winning book, Bourgeois Equality: How Ideas, Not Capital or Institutions, Enriched the World. She was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the…

    632 views
  • Open Phones with Thomas Friedman
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    Open Phones with Thomas Friedman

    Thomas Friedman talked about his book, Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist’s Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations, and responded to viewer comments at the 17th annual National…

    493 views
  • emThank You For Being Lateem
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    Thank You For Being Late

    Thomas Friedman talked about his book, Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist’s Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations. He spoke at the 17th annual National Book Festival in…

    1,901 views
  • Sebastian Junger Discusses emTribeem
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    Tribe

    Sebastian Junger talked about his book, Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging. He spoke at Jones College Prep High School at the 2016 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest.

    1,483 views
  • emSex Drugs and Rock n Rollem
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    Sex, Drugs, and Rock 'n' Roll

    Robert Cottrell talked about his book Sex, Drugs, and Rock ‘n’ Roll: The Rise of America’s 1960s Counterculture, in which he explores some of the people and movements that influenced the decade.…

    122,215 views
  • emPageants Parlors and Pretty Womenem
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    Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women

    Blain Roberts talked about her book Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women: Race and Beauty in the Twentieth-Century South, in which she looks at the role of beauty in the racial conflicts in the South during…

    573 views
  • emThe Knowledge Illusionem
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    The Knowledge Illusion

    Steven Sloman, co-author of The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone, talked about how he applies his theories on communal intelligence and ‘group think’ to help better understand…

    915 views
  • emNot the Cleaver Familyem
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    Not the Cleaver Family

    Maria Olsen talked about her book, Not the Cleaver Family: The New Normal in Modern American Families. She spoke from the James Michener Pavilion at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book Festival,…

    902 views
  • After Words with Senator Ben Sasse
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    After Words with Senator Ben Sasse

    Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) talked about his book The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming-of-Age Crisis--and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance, in which he looks at how to engage…

    2,111 views
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