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    Mark Farkas on First Ladies

    Mark Farkas talked about the book, First Ladies: Presidential Historians on the Lives of 45 Iconic American Women, that had just been released in paperback. He discussed the role of first lady and gave…

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    Mark Farkas on First Ladies

    Mark Farkas, executive producer of the C-SPAN series, “First Ladies: Influence and Image,” discussed the role of first lady and what it means to have the ear of the president. He talked about…

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    Martha Washington Lecture Preview

    Douglas Bradburn and Mark Farkas talked about the second annual Martha Washington Lecture. Susan Swain and Richard Norton Smith would be discussinng their book First Ladies: Presidential Historians on the…

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    C-SPAN's Landmark Cases Series Preview

    Mark Farkas talked about the premiere of C-SPAN’s “Landmark Cases” series, which examines 12 key Supreme Court cases throughout U.S. history.

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    Landmark Cases Theme

    Staff members talked about C-SPAN’s “Landmark Cases” series, which explores the human stories and constitutional dramas behind some of the most significant and frequently cited decisions in the…

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    Q&A with Mark Farkas

    Mark Farkas was interviewed about his involvement in the production of the C-SPAN series “The Capitol.” He described the production process for the special, and talked about how the program would…

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    Lincoln's Forgotten Ally

    Elizabeth Leonard talked about her 2012 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize winning book Lincoln’s Forgotten Ally: Judge Advocate General Joseph Holt of Kentucky. She focused on Joseph Holt’s background and…

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    C-SPAN's Supreme Court Book Launch at Book Expo

    Susan Swain and Mark Farkas talked about the book they co-edited The Supreme Court: A C-SPAN Book, Featuring the Justices in their Own Words (PublicAffairs, 2010) and the television…

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    The Supreme Court

    Mark Farkas talked about the new C-SPAN book, The Supreme Court. It is a collection of original interviews with all nine sitting Supreme Court Justices, plus retired Justice O’Connor, reporters,…

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    Q&A with Mark Farkas

    Mark Farkas talked about C-SPAN’s documentary on the U.S. Supreme Court, and told the story of how the documentary was developed. All nine justices and two retired justices were interviewed…

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    Making of the White House Series

    Mr. Farkas and Mr. Reilly spoke about the making of C-SPAN’s documentary on the history and operation of the White House, as well as their experiences and impressions of the president’s…

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    Role of the White House Military Aide

    Alan Merten, former White House military aide from 1965-66, spoke about his experiences at the White House during the Johnson administration, the role of the military staff, and coordinating official events…

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    White House Week Preview

    Mark Farkas talked about the highlights of C-SPAN’s White House week, which would kick off Sunday night with the 90-minute C-SPAN original production “The White House: Inside America’s Most…

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    Q&A with Mark Farkas

    Mark Farkas, C-SPAN’s executive producer of history programming, talked about the upcoming 90-minute feature documentary “The White House: Inside America’s Most Famous Home.” This documentary, recorded in high…

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    C-SPAN White House Series Preview

    Mark Farkas spoke about a special C-SPAN series on the history and current operation of the White House both as a private residence and public building.

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    Preview of the White House Series

    Mark Farkas spoke about C-SPAN’s special television series, The White House. The special 90 minute feature documentary titled The White House: Inside America’s Most Famous Home will be the…

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    C-SPAN Special Projects

    Mark Farkas talked about C-SPAN’s documentary The Capitol that will air Memorial Day weekend, and the upcoming White House documentary. The Capitol is about the art, architecture, and…

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    Interview About Hemingway

    Mariel Hemingway talked about her grandfather, author Ernest Hemingway, and about being a member of the Hemingway family. Among the issues she addressed were his body of work, his family…

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    Presidential Library Series

    The guests talked about the C-SPAN series, “Presidential Libraries: History Uncovered,” which begins the next Friday, September 7, 2007, and runs through November 30. The 12-week series…

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    Presidential Libraries Series Overview

    Producers described the making of the C-SPAN Presidential Library Series. They talked about various material housed at Library sites, research performed in preparation for the series,…

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