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    Book Discussion on Man of Destiny

    Alonzo Hamby talked about his book Man of Destiny: FDR and the Making of the American Century, in which he looks at the personal and political life of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. He…

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    Book Discussion on 1941

    Marc Wortman talked about his book 1941: Fighting the Shadow War: A Divided America in a World at War, in which he examines America’s secret forays into World War II prior to the…

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    Book Discussion on Fair Labor Lawyer

    Marlene Trestman talked about her book Fair Labor Lawyer: The Remarkable Life of New Deal Attorney and Supreme Court Advocate Bessie Margolin, in which she recalls the impact attorney…

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    Book Discussion on The President's Book of Secrets

    David Priess talked about his book, The President’s Book of Secrets: The Untold Story of Intelligence Briefings to America’s Presidents from Kennedy to Obama, about the…

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    Book Discussion on MacArthur at War

    Walter Borneman talked about his book MacArthur at War: World War II in the Pacific, in which he examines General Douglas MacArthur’s leadership in the Pacific theater during World…

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    Book Discussion on Under This Roof

    Paul Brandus talked about his book Under This Roof: The White House and the Presidency--21 Presidents, 21 Rooms, 21 Inside Stories, in which he provides a history of the presidency through…

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    Book Discussion on Ratf**ked

    David Daley talked about his book, Ratf**ked: The True Story Behind the Secret Plan to Steal America’s Democracy. He spoke at Jones College Prep High School at the 2016 Chicago…

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    Book Discussion on Paper

    Mark Kurlansky talked about his book, Paper: Paging Through History. He spoke at Jones College Prep High School at the 2016 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest.

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    Discussion on Chicago

    Natalie Moore, author of The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation, and Ethan Michaeli, author of The Defender: How the Legendary Black Newspaper Changed America, spoke…

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    Book Discussion on 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.

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    Discussion on Prisons

    Elizabeth Hinton, author of From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America and Baz Dreisinger, author of Incarceration Nations: A Journey to…

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    Book Discussion on A Self-Made Man

    Sidney Blumenthal talked about his book, A Self-Made Man: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln. He spoke at Jones College Prep High School at the 2016 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit…

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    Book Discussion on Russell Kirk

    Bradley Birzer talked about Russell Kirk: American Conservative, his biography of influential conservative writer Russell Kirk.  He spoke at Jones College Prep High School at the 2016…

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    Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest, Sunday

    Book TV presented live coverage of the 2016 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest. The event is the largest free outdoor literary event in the Midwest.

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    Discussion on Women

    Lindy West, author of Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman; Rebecca Traister, author of All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation; and LaShonda Katrice…

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    Book Discussion on Imbeciles

    Amy Goodman, author of Democracy Now!: Twenty Years Covering the Movements Changing America interviewed Adam Cohen about his book, Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the…

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    At the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest

    A brief scene of the street fair at the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest. The event is the largest free outdoor literary event in the Midwest.

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    Book Discussion on Hamilton

    Jeremy McCarter, co-author of Hamilton: The Revolution, talked about the musical created by his co-author, Lin-Manuel Miranda. He spoke at Jones College Preparatory High School at the 2016…

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    At the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest

    A brief scene of the street fair at the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest. The event is the largest free outdoor literary event in the Midwest.

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    Book Discussion on The Idealist

    Justin Peters talked about his book, The Idealist: Aaron Swartz and the Rise of Free Culture on the Internet. He spoke at Jones College Prep High School at the 2016 Chicago Tribune Printers…

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