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    Interview with Lisa Lucas

    Lisa Lucas, director of the National Book Foundation, talked about the foundation’s role in the book world and the work involved in promoting and hosting the National Book Awards. She was…

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    Islam and the West

    Carla Power talked about her book, If the Oceans Were Ink, a memoir on her experiences getting to know and discussing religion with a Muslim cleric, and the lessons Westerners could learn…

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    In Depth with Jeffrey Toobin

    Jeffrey Toobin talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. His most recent book is American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of…

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    Q&A with Carlos Lozada

    Carlos Lozada talked about books written by 2016 presidential candidates.

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    2016 J. Anthony Lukas Prize

    The J. Anthony Lukas Prize is given by the Nieman Foundation and the Columbia University School of Journalism to non-fiction books on an American topic.  The finalists for 2016 included Susan…

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    In Depth with Wil Haygood

    Wil Haygood talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Mr. Haygood’s most recent book is Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination…

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    Book Party for More Human

    Steve Hilton made informal remarks and mingled with guests at a book party for the release of this book, More Human: Designing a World Where People Come First. In his book, he argues for…

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    Charles Kesler on the Claremont Review of Books

    Professor Charles Kesler talked about the Claremont Review of Books, a quarterly review published by the Claremont Institute. Charles Kesler is a professor at Claremont McKenna College, a senior…

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    University of Southern Mississippi Rare Books Collection

    Jennifer Brannock showed rare books and artifacts from the Sam Woods Collection at the University of Southern Mississippi’s McCain Library. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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    Communicators with Ted Koppel

    Ted Koppel talked about his book, Lights Out: A Cyberattack, a Nation Unprepared, Surviving the Aftermath, which examines the possibility of a cyberattack on the U.S. electrical grid. He…

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    Juan Williams on We the People

    Juan Williams talked about his book, We the People: The Modern-Day Figures Who Have Reshaped and Affirmed the Founding Fathers' Vision of America, as well as the 2016 presidential election.…

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    Voting Rights

    Michael Waldman talked about his book, The Fight to Vote, on the history voting rights in the U.S., contemporary voter registration laws and issues, the role of super-PACs (political action…

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    Asian Economies

    Representatives from the International Monetary Fund presented their book, The Future of Asian Finance, examining the challenges facing Asian financial markets and how they could evolve to…

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    Collision

    Former Secretary of Defense William Cohen talked about his novel, Collision.

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    Last Act

    Craig Shirley talked about his book, Last Act: the Final Years and Emerging Legacy of Ronald Reagan, about President Ronald Reagan’s final years, including his retirement and his battle against…

    1,722 views
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    Minority Parties in Congress

    Matthew Green talked about his book, Underdog Politics: the Minority Party in the U.S. House of Representatives, in which he examines the power wielded by minority parties in Congress. He…

    1,577 views
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    Presidential Campaigns and the News Media

    Jim Heath talked about his book, Front Row Seat at the Circus: One Journalist’s Journey Through Two Presidential Elections, about his experiences covering presidential campaigns. Topics…

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    Republican Party in 2016

    Henry Olsen talked about his book, Four Faces of the Republican Party: The Fight for the 2016 Presidential Nomination, about the political, cultural, and ideological composition of the…

    701 views
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    Civil Liberties and National Security

    John Whitehead talked about his book, Battlefield America: The War on the American People, in which he argues the U.S. is on the verge of becoming what he calls a “police state.”

    720 views
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    Prison and Sentencing Reform

    Jeffrey Smith talked about his book, Mr. Smith Goes to Prison, which chronicles his incarceration after pleading guilty to a charge of campaign fraud in 2009.

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