Book TV Schedule

Week of February 17 through February 24

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, February 18
8:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. Mrs. Sherlock HolmesPolly Reynolds; Brad RiccaBrad Ricca talked about his book Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City’s ... Brad Ricca talked about his book Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City’s Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation, in which he recalls the life of Grace Humiston, the first female U.S. district attorney and first female consulting detective to the New York Police Department. 9:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 50 min. LIVE Who Needs the Fed?Linda Huntoon; John TamnyJohn Tamny talked about his book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell ... John Tamny talked about his book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell Us About Money, Credit, and Why We Should Abolish America’s Central Bank.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
9:51 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 18 min. LIVE Open Phones with John TamnyJohn Tamny; Peter SlenJohn Tamny talked about his book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell ... John Tamny talked about his book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell Us About Money, Credit, and Why We Should Abolish America’s Central Bank. He also responded to viewer phone calls at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
10:10 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 49 min. LIVE A Lowcountry HeartLinda Huntoon; Cassandra KingCassandra King, widow of author Pat Conroy, talked about her husband’s book, A Lowcountry ... Cassandra King, widow of author Pat Conroy, talked about her husband’s book, A Lowcountry Heart: Reflections on a Writing Life.

She spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
10:59 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 21 min. LIVE The Accidental LifeLinda Huntoon; Terry McDonellTerry McDonell talked about his book, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing ... Terry McDonell talked about his book, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing and Writers.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
11:20 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 59 min. LIVE The Accidental LifeLinda Huntoon; Terry McDonellTerry McDonell talked about his book, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing ... Terry McDonell talked about his book, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing and Writers.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
12:19 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. LIVE Sights and Sounds of the Savannah Book FestivalKate Hughes; Peter SlenSights and sounds of the Savannah Book Festival from earlier in the day were shown and schedule ... Sights and sounds of the Savannah Book Festival from earlier in the day were shown and schedule information was given. 12:28 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 min. LIVE In the Shadow of the AyatollahWilliam J. Daugherty; Diane ThompsonWilliam J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in ... William J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in Iran.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
12:30 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. LIVE In the Shadow of the AyatollahWilliam J. Daugherty; Diane ThompsonWilliam J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in ... William J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in Iran.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
1:29 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 12 min. LIVE Open Phones with William DaughertyWilliam J. Daugherty; Peter SlenWilliam J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in ... William J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in Iran. He also responded to viewer phone calls at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival. 1:41 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 45 min. LIVE Rich is Not a Four Letter WordDiane Thompson; Gerri WillisGerri Willis talked about her book, Rich Is Not a Four-Letter Word: How to Survive Obamacare, ... Gerri Willis talked about her book, Rich Is Not a Four-Letter Word: How to Survive Obamacare, Trump Wall Street, Kick-start Your Retirement, and Achieve Financial Success.

She spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
2:26 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 15 min. LIVE Open Phones with Gerri WillisGerri Willis; Peter SlenGerri Willis talked about her book, Rich Is Not a Four-Letter Word: How to Survive Obamacare, ... Gerri Willis talked about her book, Rich Is Not a Four-Letter Word: How to Survive Obamacare, Trump Wall Street, Kick-start Your Retirement, and Achieve Financial Success. She also responded to viewer phone calls at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
2:42 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. Sights and Sounds of the Savannah Book FestivalKate Hughes; Peter SlenSights and sounds of the Savannah Book Festival from earlier in the day were shown and schedule ... Sights and sounds of the Savannah Book Festival from earlier in the day were shown and schedule information was given. 2:50 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. LIVE Wolf BoysDan Slater; Diane ThompsonDan Slater talked about his book, Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most ... Dan Slater talked about his book, Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most Dangerous Drug Cartel.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
3:46 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 14 min. LIVE Open Phones with Dan SlaterDan Slater; Peter SlenDan Slater talks about his book, Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most ... Dan Slater talks about his book, Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most Dangerous Drug Cartel. He also responded to viewer phone calls at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
4:01 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 57 min. Book TV in Richmond, VirginiaC-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities ... C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.

The Book TV segments included are:

Richmond Driving Tour
424158-1

Edgar Allen Poe Museum
424168-1

Son of Virginia
424169-1

Robert Morris’s Folly
424170-1

Something Muse Be Done About Prince Edward County
424177-1

The Fourth Branch of Government
424178-1
4:03 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 11 min. Richmond Driving TourAshley Hill; Levar Marcus StoneyMayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most ... Mayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most historic locations.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
4:15 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 27 min. Edgar Allen Poe MuseumChris SemtnerChris Semtner talked about the Edgar Allan Poe Museum. Established in 1909, the Poe Memorial ... Chris Semtner talked about the Edgar Allan Poe Museum. Established in 1909, the Poe Memorial Association was formed by a group of literary enthusiasts to create a monument to the writer in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia. This shrine would be the first monument in the state dedicated to a writer. In 1922, the Poe Museum was opened and houses the largest collection of Poe’s manuscripts, artifacts, and memorabilia.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
4:42 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 32 min. Son of VirginiaL. Douglas WilderFormer Governor Douglas Wilder (D-VA) talked about his book, Son of Virginia: A Life in ... Former Governor Douglas Wilder (D-VA) talked about his book, Son of Virginia: A Life in America’s Political Arena, and gave his thoughts on the current political climate. Mr. Wilder was the first African American elected governor in the state of Virginia.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
5:14 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 18 min. Robert Morris's FollyRyan SmithProfessor Ryan Smith talked about his book, Robert Morris’s Folly: The Architectural and ... Professor Ryan Smith talked about his book, Robert Morris’s Folly: The Architectural and Financial Failures of an American Founder. Known as the “financier of the Revolution,” Robert Morris personally funded the continental army under George Washington and is one of only two founders to have signed the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the Constitution.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
5:33 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 15 min. Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward CountyKristen GreenKristen Green talked about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A ... Kristen Green talked about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle. In the 1954 Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education, the Court unanimously decided that separate but equal public schools were unconstitutional. Following that decision, schools around the country were forced to integrate. However, Prince Edward County in Virginia refused to do so. Instead, they closed their schools down for five years rather than admit African American students.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
5:48 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 10 min. The Fourth Branch of GovernmentJack TrammellJack Trammell, co-author of The Fourth Branch of Government: We the People, talked about ... Jack Trammell, co-author of The Fourth Branch of Government: We the People, talked about the public’s participation in government. He argued that people feel disconnected from the political process and that changes need to be made sooner rather than later.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
6:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 23 min. True SouthJohn Else; Spencer NakasakoJon Else, producer and cinematographer of the Civil Rights documentary Eyes on the Prize, ... Jon Else, producer and cinematographer of the Civil Rights documentary Eyes on the Prize, talked about his book True South: Henry Hampton and “Eyes on the Prize,” the Landmark Television Series That Reframed the Civil Rights Movement, in which he recounts the impact the series had upon its release in 1987. The program, which aired on PBS, was focused on less recognized participants in the civil rights movement. 7:31 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. The Blood of Emmett TillTom Campbell; Timothy B. TysonTimothy Tyson talked about his book The Blood of Emmett Till, in which he recalls the life ... Timothy Tyson talked about his book The Blood of Emmett Till, in which he recalls the life and death of Emmett Till, a fourteen-year old African-American, who was tortured and killed in Mississippi in 1955.
8:55 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 5 min. Twilight WarriorsJames Kitfield; Andrew SchwartzJames Kitfield talked about his book Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents ... James Kitfield talked about his book Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents Who Are Revolutionizing the American Way of War, in which he describes how military innovators like Generals Stanley McChrystal (Retired) and Michael Flynn (Retired) and others changed the way the U.S. military fights the war on terrorism. 9:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 54 min. Pill CityKevin Deutsch; Tom WickershamKevin Deutsch talked about his book Pill City: How Two Honor Roll Students Foiled the Feds and ... Kevin Deutsch talked about his book Pill City: How Two Honor Roll Students Foiled the Feds and Built a Drug Empire, in which he chronicles how two Baltimore teens built a narcotics business utilizing their computing skills and the dark web market to move the drugs.

This program contains language some viewers may find offensive.
9:56 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 min. Failure to AdjustEdward "Ted" Alden; Richard N. HaassEdward Alden talked about his book, Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the ... Edward Alden talked about his book, Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the Global Economy, about America’s role in the global economy. He spoke with Richard Haass.
10:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. After Words with Roger StoneSusan Ferrechio; Roger StoneRoger Stone talked about his book The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump ... Roger Stone talked about his book The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump Orchestrated a Revolution, in which he discusses the 2016 election and Donald Trump becoming the 45th president. He is interviewed by Susan Ferrechio. 11:01 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. Culture as a WeaponKaylen Higgins; Nato Thompson; Christian Viveros-FauneNato Thompson talked about his book Culture as Weapon: The Art of Influence in Everyday ... Nato Thompson talked about his book Culture as Weapon: The Art of Influence in Everyday Life, in which examines how business and government use art to influence. He spoke with art critic Christian Viveros-Faune.

This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
Sunday, February 19
12:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 50 min. Who Needs the Fed?Linda Huntoon; John TamnyJohn Tamny talked about his book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell ... John Tamny talked about his book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell Us About Money, Credit, and Why We Should Abolish America’s Central Bank.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
12:51 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 18 min. Open Phones with John TamnyJohn Tamny; Peter SlenJohn Tamny talked about his book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell ... John Tamny talked about his book, Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell Us About Money, Credit, and Why We Should Abolish America’s Central Bank. He also responded to viewer phone calls at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival. 1:10 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 49 min. A Lowcountry HeartLinda Huntoon; Cassandra KingCassandra King, widow of author Pat Conroy, talked about her husband’s book, A Lowcountry ... Cassandra King, widow of author Pat Conroy, talked about her husband’s book, A Lowcountry Heart: Reflections on a Writing Life.

She spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
1:59 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 21 min. The Accidental LifeLinda Huntoon; Terry McDonellTerry McDonell talked about his book, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing ... Terry McDonell talked about his book, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing and Writers.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
2:20 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 59 min. The Accidental LifeLinda Huntoon; Terry McDonellTerry McDonell talked about his book, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing ... Terry McDonell talked about his book, The Accidental Life: An Editor’s Notes on Writing and Writers.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
3:19 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. Sights and Sounds of the Savannah Book FestivalKate Hughes; Peter SlenSights and sounds of the Savannah Book Festival from earlier in the day were shown and schedule ... Sights and sounds of the Savannah Book Festival from earlier in the day were shown and schedule information was given.
3:28 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 min. In the Shadow of the AyatollahWilliam J. Daugherty; Diane ThompsonWilliam J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in ... William J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in Iran.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
3:30 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. In the Shadow of the AyatollahWilliam J. Daugherty; Diane ThompsonWilliam J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in ... William J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in Iran.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
4:29 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 12 min. Open Phones with William DaughertyWilliam J. Daugherty; Peter SlenWilliam J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in ... William J. Daugherty talked about his book, In the Shadow of the Ayatollah: A CIA Hostage in Iran. He also responded to viewer phone calls at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
4:41 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 45 min. Rich is Not a Four Letter WordDiane Thompson; Gerri WillisGerri Willis talked about her book, Rich Is Not a Four-Letter Word: How to Survive Obamacare, ... Gerri Willis talked about her book, Rich Is Not a Four-Letter Word: How to Survive Obamacare, Trump Wall Street, Kick-start Your Retirement, and Achieve Financial Success.

She spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
5:26 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 15 min. Open Phones with Gerri WillisGerri Willis; Peter SlenGerri Willis talked about her book, Rich Is Not a Four-Letter Word: How to Survive Obamacare, ... Gerri Willis talked about her book, Rich Is Not a Four-Letter Word: How to Survive Obamacare, Trump Wall Street, Kick-start Your Retirement, and Achieve Financial Success. She also responded to viewer phone calls at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival. 5:42 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. Sights and Sounds of the Savannah Book FestivalKate Hughes; Peter SlenSights and sounds of the Savannah Book Festival from earlier in the day were shown and schedule ... Sights and sounds of the Savannah Book Festival from earlier in the day were shown and schedule information was given.
5:50 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. Wolf BoysDan Slater; Diane ThompsonDan Slater talked about his book, Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most ... Dan Slater talked about his book, Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most Dangerous Drug Cartel.

He spoke at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival.
6:46 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 13 min. Open Phones with Dan SlaterDan Slater; Peter SlenDan Slater talks about his book, Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most ... Dan Slater talks about his book, Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico’s Most Dangerous Drug Cartel. He also responded to viewer phone calls at the 10th annual Savannah Book Festival. 7:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. Preserving America's Founding DocumentsCharles Cullen; Nancy Moses; Stephen Puleo; Jeffrey RosenPanelists talked about preserving America’s founding documents. The panel featured Stephen ... Panelists talked about preserving America’s founding documents. The panel featured Stephen Puleo, author of American Treasures, and Nancy Moses, author of Stolen, Smuggled, Sold. The panel was moderated by Charles Cullen.

They spoke at the National Constitution Center’s 2016 Bill of Rights Day Book Festival.
8:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 54 min. Pill CityKevin Deutsch; Tom WickershamKevin Deutsch talked about his book Pill City: How Two Honor Roll Students Foiled the Feds and ... Kevin Deutsch talked about his book Pill City: How Two Honor Roll Students Foiled the Feds and Built a Drug Empire, in which he chronicles how two Baltimore teens built a narcotics business utilizing their computing skills and the dark web market to move the drugs.

This program contains language some viewers may find offensive.
8:56 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 14 min. Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward CountyKristen GreenKristen Green talked about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A ... Kristen Green talked about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle. In the 1954 Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education, the Court unanimously decided that separate but equal public schools were unconstitutional. Following that decision, schools around the country were forced to integrate. However, Prince Edward County in Virginia refused to do so. Instead, they closed their schools down for five years rather than admit African American students.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
9:15 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. The Price for Their Pound of FleshDaina Ramey BerryDaina Ramey Berry talked about her book The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the ... Daina Ramey Berry talked about her book The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation, in which she examines the economic value that was assigned to slaves throughout their life, from infancy to death.
10:30 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 26 min. Book TV in Richmond, VirginiaC-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities ... C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.

The Book TV segments included are:

Richmond Driving Tour
424158-1

Edgar Allen Poe Museum
424168-1

Son of Virginia
424169-1

Robert Morris’s Folly
424170-1

Something Muse Be Done About Prince Edward County
424177-1

The Fourth Branch of Government
424178-1
10:32 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 11 min. Richmond Driving TourAshley Hill; Levar Marcus StoneyMayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most ... Mayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most historic locations.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
10:44 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 27 min. Edgar Allen Poe MuseumChris SemtnerChris Semtner talked about the Edgar Allan Poe Museum. Established in 1909, the Poe Memorial ... Chris Semtner talked about the Edgar Allan Poe Museum. Established in 1909, the Poe Memorial Association was formed by a group of literary enthusiasts to create a monument to the writer in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia. This shrine would be the first monument in the state dedicated to a writer. In 1922, the Poe Museum was opened and houses the largest collection of Poe’s manuscripts, artifacts, and memorabilia.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
11:12 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 18 min. Robert Morris's FollyRyan SmithProfessor Ryan Smith talked about his book, Robert Morris’s Folly: The Architectural and ... Professor Ryan Smith talked about his book, Robert Morris’s Folly: The Architectural and Financial Failures of an American Founder. Known as the “financier of the Revolution,” Robert Morris personally funded the continental army under George Washington and is one of only two founders to have signed the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the Constitution.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
11:30 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 11 min. Black Swan BooksNicholas CookeOwner Nicholas Cooke talked about his antiquarian book store, Black Swan ... Owner Nicholas Cooke talked about his antiquarian book store, Black Swan Books.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
11:43 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 14 min. Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward CountyKristen GreenKristen Green talked about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A ... Kristen Green talked about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle. In the 1954 Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education, the Court unanimously decided that separate but equal public schools were unconstitutional. Following that decision, schools around the country were forced to integrate. However, Prince Edward County in Virginia refused to do so. Instead, they closed their schools down for five years rather than admit African American students.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed.
11:57 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 min. The Glass UniverseLia Halloran; Janna Levin; Dava SobelDava Sobel talked about her book, The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory ... Dava Sobel talked about her book, The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars, about women who worked for the Harvard College Observatory, studying glass photographs of the stars. They developed a system to classify and measure stars that is still in use today. Ms. Sobel is the author of many other books, including The Planets and Galileo’s Daughter. 12:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 51 min. After Words with Melissa FlemingMelissa Fleming; Michel Gabaudan M.D.Melissa Fleming talked about her book A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea: One Refugee’s ... Melissa Fleming talked about her book A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea: One Refugee’s Incredible Story of Love, Loss, and Survival, in which she tells the story of a young Syrian woman’s journey from Syria to Europe. She was interviewed by Dr. Michel Gabaudan. 12:52 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 7 min. Troubled RefugeBethy Atkins; Chandra M. ManningChandra Manning talked about her book Troubled Refuge: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil ... Chandra Manning talked about her book Troubled Refuge: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War, in which she recalls the Union Army’s slave-refugee camps, which, according to the author, were composed of between 12 to 15 percent of the Confederacy’s slave population. The author also reports on life in the camps and the risks that many slaves made to get behind Union lines.
1:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 28 min. Watching TVWalter "Wally" Podrazik; Peter SlenWalter Podrazik, television curator at the Museum of Broadcast Communications, talked about his ... Walter Podrazik, television curator at the Museum of Broadcast Communications, talked about his book, Watching TV: Eight Decades of American Television, about the history and influence of television and the future of the medium. 1:30 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Brothers at ArmsLarrie Ferreiro; Elizabeth WilkieProfessor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the ... Professor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It, in which he recalls the assistance that France and Spain provided the colonists during the Revolutionary War, which included close to the equivalent of $30 billion today and 90 percent of all guns employed by the Continental Army during the War. 2:56 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 4 min. The Meaning of MichelleVeronica Chambers; Benilde Little; Joanna McClinton; Alicia Moran; Damon YoungVeronica Chambers talked about her book The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on the Iconic First ... Veronica Chambers talked about her book The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on the Iconic First Lady and How Her Journey Inspires Our Own, in which sh looks at the contributions of first lady Michelle Obama.

This program contains language some viewers may find offensive.
3:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. At Mama's KneeMarc Powers; April RyanApril Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, ... April Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, in which she examines the issues surrounding race and police shootings in America from the perspective of African American mothers. 4:02 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 45 min. Anti-Semitism on American College CampusesHal Gershowitz; Dennis Prager; Bret StephensDennis Prager and Bret Stephens spoke about the growth of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction ... Dennis Prager and Bret Stephens spoke about the growth of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction (BDS) movement and anti-semitism on American college campuses.

They spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
4:52 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 7 min. A House of My OwnSandra Cisneros; Kate Kroehler; Paulette Miller; William MillerSandra Cisneros, author of A House of My Own: Stories from My Life, delivered a talk after ... Sandra Cisneros, author of A House of My Own: Stories from My Life, delivered a talk after receiving the Fairfax Prize, which is awarded annually during the Fall for the Book festival in Virginia.
5:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. Culture as a WeaponKaylen Higgins; Nato Thompson; Christian Viveros-FauneNato Thompson talked about his book Culture as Weapon: The Art of Influence in Everyday ... Nato Thompson talked about his book Culture as Weapon: The Art of Influence in Everyday Life, in which examines how business and government use art to influence. He spoke with art critic Christian Viveros-Faune.

This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
5:59 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 min. Engineering VictoryThomas Army; Bjorn SkaptasonThomas Army talked about his book Engineering Victory: How Technology Won the Civil War, in ... Thomas Army talked about his book Engineering Victory: How Technology Won the Civil War, in which he looks at how technology affected the outcome of the Civil War. 6:01 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Refinery TownLarry Cohen; Steve Early; Davis ShouldersSteve Early talked about his book, Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an ... Steve Early talked about his book, Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an American City, about the fight by the citizens of Richmond, California, against Chevron, the largest oil refinery in the state, and how they transformed the city through community organizing.
7:05 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. Sovereign DutyChris Hall; KrisAnne HallKrisAnne Hall talked about her book Sovereign Duty, in which she outlines what citizens can ... KrisAnne Hall talked about her book Sovereign Duty, in which she outlines what citizens can do to ensure that their constitutional rights are protected. She argued that the federal government has failed in its duty to uphold the Constitution. 8:56 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 min. Failure to AdjustEdward "Ted" Alden; Richard N. HaassEdward Alden talked about his book, Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the ... Edward Alden talked about his book, Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the Global Economy, about America’s role in the global economy. He spoke with Richard Haass. 9:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. After Words with Roger StoneSusan Ferrechio; Roger StoneRoger Stone talked about his book The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump ... Roger Stone talked about his book The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump Orchestrated a Revolution, in which he discusses the 2016 election and Donald Trump becoming the 45th president. He is interviewed by Susan Ferrechio.
10:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. The Blood of Emmett TillTom Campbell; Timothy B. TysonTimothy Tyson talked about his book The Blood of Emmett Till, in which he recalls the life ... Timothy Tyson talked about his book The Blood of Emmett Till, in which he recalls the life and death of Emmett Till, a fourteen-year old African-American, who was tortured and killed in Mississippi in 1955. 11:23 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 7 min. A House of My OwnSandra Cisneros; Kate Kroehler; Paulette Miller; William MillerSandra Cisneros, author of A House of My Own: Stories from My Life, delivered a talk after ... Sandra Cisneros, author of A House of My Own: Stories from My Life, delivered a talk after receiving the Fairfax Prize, which is awarded annually during the Fall for the Book festival in Virginia. 11:31 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 31 min. Son of VirginiaL. Douglas WilderFormer Governor Douglas Wilder (D-VA) talked about his book, Son of Virginia: A Life in ... Former Governor Douglas Wilder (D-VA) talked about his book, Son of Virginia: A Life in America’s Political Arena, and gave his thoughts on the current political climate. Mr. Wilder was the first African American elected governor in the state of Virginia.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
Monday, February 20
12:03 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. After Words with Roger StoneSusan Ferrechio; Roger StoneRoger Stone talked about his book The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump ... Roger Stone talked about his book The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump Orchestrated a Revolution, in which he discusses the 2016 election and Donald Trump becoming the 45th president. He is interviewed by Susan Ferrechio. 1:01 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. True SouthJohn Else; Spencer NakasakoJon Else, producer and cinematographer of the Civil Rights documentary Eyes on the Prize, ... Jon Else, producer and cinematographer of the Civil Rights documentary Eyes on the Prize, talked about his book True South: Henry Hampton and “Eyes on the Prize,” the Landmark Television Series That Reframed the Civil Rights Movement, in which he recounts the impact the series had upon its release in 1987. The program, which aired on PBS, was focused on less recognized participants in the civil rights movement. 2:30 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 29 min. The Cyber EffectMary Aiken; Peter SlenMary Aiken talked about her book The Cyber Effect: A Pioneering Cyberpsychologist Explains How ... Mary Aiken talked about her book The Cyber Effect: A Pioneering Cyberpsychologist Explains How Human Behavior Changes Online, in which she examines how the prevalence of internet usage impacts human behavior.
3:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. After Words with Roger StoneSusan Ferrechio; Roger StoneRoger Stone talked about his book The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump ... Roger Stone talked about his book The Making of the President 2016: How Donald Trump Orchestrated a Revolution, in which he discusses the 2016 election and Donald Trump becoming the 45th president. He is interviewed by Susan Ferrechio. 4:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 6 min. RiggedDean Baker; Alan BarberDean Baker talked about his book Rigged: How Globalization and the Rules of the Modern Economy ... Dean Baker talked about his book Rigged: How Globalization and the Rules of the Modern Economy Were Structured to Make the Rich Richer, in which he argues that government policies, not globalization or the natural workings of the free market, have led to the upward redistribution of wealth seen around the world over the past four decades. 5:09 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 5 min. City of DreamsTyler Anbinder; Suketu Mehta; Annie PollandProfessor Tyler Anbinder talked about his book City of Dreams: The 400-Year Epic History of ... Professor Tyler Anbinder talked about his book City of Dreams: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New York, in which he recalls four centuries of immigration to New York City. He was joined in conversation by Professor Suketu Mehta.
5:15 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. The Earth Is WeepingPeter Cozzens; Daniel R. WeinbergPeter Cozzens talked about his book The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for ... Peter Cozzens talked about his book The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for the American West, in which he looks at the Indian Wars that marked America’s westward expansion in the thirty years following the Civil War. 6:18 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 11 min. Richmond Driving TourAshley Hill; Levar Marcus StoneyMayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most ... Mayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most historic locations.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
6:30 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 20 min. Why?Peter Hayes; Wendy LowerPeter Hayes talked about his book Why?: Explaining the Holocaust, in which he provides his ... Peter Hayes talked about his book Why?: Explaining the Holocaust, in which he provides his thoughts on why the Holocaust happened.
7:53 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 6 min. Mrs. Sherlock HolmesPolly Reynolds; Brad RiccaBrad Ricca talked about his book Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City’s ... Brad Ricca talked about his book Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City’s Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation, in which he recalls the life of Grace Humiston, the first female U.S. district attorney and first female consulting detective to the New York Police Department. 8:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. Communicators with Gordon SmithAmir Nasr; Peter Slen; Gordon H. SmithNational Association of Broadcasters president Gordon Smith talked about the future of television ... National Association of Broadcasters president Gordon Smith talked about the future of television as the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) entered the final round of spectrum auctions and as a new FCC Chair Ajit Paiunder weighs changes to the communications landscape. Other topics included media ownership rules, radio royalties, media mergers, and what he hoped the 115th Congress would do. 8:30 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Brothers at ArmsLarrie Ferreiro; Elizabeth WilkieProfessor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the ... Professor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It, in which he recalls the assistance that France and Spain provided the colonists during the Revolutionary War, which included close to the equivalent of $30 billion today and 90 percent of all guns employed by the Continental Army during the War.
9:53 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 6 min. The Word DetectiveDavis Shoulders; John SimpsonJohn Simpson talked about his book The Word Detective: Searching for the Meaning of It All at ... John Simpson talked about his book The Word Detective: Searching for the Meaning of It All at the Oxford English Dictionary, in which he remembers his close to forty years at the Oxford English Dictionary and weighs in on the appearance and disappearance of certain words. 10:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. The Framers' CoupTom Donnelly; Michael Klarman; Patrick SperoMichael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States ... Michael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution, in which he recalls the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, from its tenuous start, according to the author the Philadelphia convention almost didn’t occur, to the many competing interests and internal debates that marked the Constitution’s creation. Michael Klarman spoke with Patrick Spero. 11:01 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. Sovereign DutyChris Hall; KrisAnne HallKrisAnne Hall talked about her book Sovereign Duty, in which she outlines what citizens can ... KrisAnne Hall talked about her book Sovereign Duty, in which she outlines what citizens can do to ensure that their constitutional rights are protected. She argued that the federal government has failed in its duty to uphold the Constitution.
12:52 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. Thirteen Days in SeptemberLawrence WrightLawrence Wright talked about his book, Thirteen Days in September: The Dramatic Story of the ... Lawrence Wright talked about his book, Thirteen Days in September: The Dramatic Story of the Struggle for Peace.

He spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
1:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 5 min. The True FlagDennis Fiori; Stephen Kinzer; Robin YoungStephen Kinzer talked about his book The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the ... Stephen Kinzer talked about his book The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire, in which he recounts the public debate over American foreign policy at the turn of the 20th century. In his book, the author reports that President Theodore Roosevelt along with his supporters, such as William Randolph Hearst and Henry Cabot Lodge, proposed imperial expansion, with their sights set on the Philippines, Puerto Rico, and Cuba. Roosevelt’s opposition, composed of public intellectuals and business leaders, such as Mark Twain, Andrew Carnegie, and Booker T. Washington, argued for restraint. 2:15 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 44 min. When Everything ChangedGail Collins; Cynthia CrossenGail Collins talked about her book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American ... Gail Collins talked about her book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present.

She spoke at the 35th annual Key West Literary Seminar.

This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
3:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 51 min. The Art of ToughBarbara BoxerSenator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) talked about her book The Art of Tough: Fearlessly Facing Politics ... Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) talked about her book The Art of Tough: Fearlessly Facing Politics and Life, in which she recalls her life in politics.

She spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
3:53 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 5 min. The New Trail of TearsBenjamin Ginsberg; Naomi Schaefer RileyNaomi Riley talked about her book, The New Trail of Tears: How Washington Is Destroying ... Naomi Riley talked about her book, The New Trail of Tears: How Washington Is Destroying American Indians, about the impact of U.S. policies on Native Americans. 4:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 3 hr. In Depth with Nick AdamsPeter Slen; Nick AdamsNick Adams talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Mr. ... Nick Adams talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Mr. Adams, born in Australia, is the founder and executive director of the Foundation for Liberty and American Greatness (FLAG), an organization dedicated to promoting American exceptionalism and combating anti-Americanism worldwide. He immigrated to the U.S. in 2016 and currently lives in Texas, where he has been an honorary citizen since 2013.

Mr. Adams is the author of America: The Greatest Good, Exceptional America: A Message of Hope from a Modern-Day De Tocquevill, The American Boomerang: How the World’s Greatest “Turnaround” Nation Will Do It Again, Retaking America: Crushing Political Correctness, and Green Card Warrior: My Quest for Legal Immigration in an Illegals' System.
7:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. Ray and JoanLisa Napoli; Cynthia SmootLisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune ... Lisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away, about the life and career of McDonald’s chair Ray Kroc and the philanthropic contributions made by Ray and his wife Joan. 8:30 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 22 min. Brothers at ArmsLarrie Ferreiro; Elizabeth WilkieProfessor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the ... Professor Larrie Ferreiro talked about his book Brothers at Arms: American Independence and the Men of France and Spain Who Saved It, in which he recalls the assistance that France and Spain provided the colonists during the Revolutionary War, which included close to the equivalent of $30 billion today and 90 percent of all guns employed by the Continental Army during the War. 9:55 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 4 min. Bill ClintonLissa Muscatine; Michael TomaskyMichael Tomasky talked about his book Bill Clinton: The American Presidents Series: The 42nd ... Michael Tomasky talked about his book Bill Clinton: The American Presidents Series: The 42nd President, 1993-2001, in which he recalls the presidential tenure of Bill Clinton.
10:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 48 min. Anti-Semitism on American College CampusesHal Gershowitz; Dennis Prager; Bret StephensDennis Prager and Bret Stephens spoke about the growth of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction ... Dennis Prager and Bret Stephens spoke about the growth of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction (BDS) movement and anti-semitism on American college campuses.

They spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
10:48 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 11 min. Black Swan BooksNicholas CookeOwner Nicholas Cooke talked about his antiquarian book store, Black Swan ... Owner Nicholas Cooke talked about his antiquarian book store, Black Swan Books.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2.
11:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. At Mama's KneeMarc Powers; April RyanApril Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, ... April Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, in which she examines the issues surrounding race and police shootings in America from the perspective of African American mothers.
Tuesday, February 21
12:02 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 24 min. The Blood of Emmett TillTom Campbell; Timothy B. TysonTimothy Tyson talked about his book The Blood of Emmett Till, in which he recalls the life ... Timothy Tyson talked about his book The Blood of Emmett Till, in which he recalls the life and death of Emmett Till, a fourteen-year old African-American, who was tortured and killed in Mississippi in 1955. 1:30 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 44 min. The American MiracleMichael Medved; Katy SewallMichael Medved talked about his book The American Miracle: Divine Providence in the Rise of the ... Michael Medved talked about his book The American Miracle: Divine Providence in the Rise of the Republic, in which he offers his thoughts on the role that religion has played in American history. 3:15 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 44 min. When Everything ChangedGail Collins; Cynthia CrossenGail Collins talked about her book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American ... Gail Collins talked about her book, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present.

She spoke at the 35th annual Key West Literary Seminar.

This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
4:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Shall Not Be InfringedTom Donnelly; David A. KeeneDavid Keene, author of Shall Not Be Infringed, spoke with Tom Donnelly, a senior fellow in ... David Keene, author of Shall Not Be Infringed, spoke with Tom Donnelly, a senior fellow in constitutional studies at the National Constitution Center, about the Second Amendment.

They spoke at the National Constitution Center’s 2016 Bill of Rights Day Book Festival.
5:02 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. After Words with Hugh HewittS. E. Cupp; Hugh HewittHugh Hewitt talked about his book The Fourth Way: The Conservative Playbook for a Lasting GOP ... Hugh Hewitt talked about his book The Fourth Way: The Conservative Playbook for a Lasting GOP Majority, in which he presents his blueprint for how the Republican Party can move forward successfully as the majority party. Mr. Hewitt is interviewed by S.E. Cupp. 6:00 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. At Mama's KneeMarc Powers; April RyanApril Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, ... April Ryan talked about her book At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, in which she examines the issues surrounding race and police shootings in America from the perspective of African American mothers.
7:01 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. Ray and JoanLisa Napoli; Cynthia SmootLisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune ... Lisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away, about the life and career of McDonald’s chair Ray Kroc and the philanthropic contributions made by Ray and his wife Joan. 8:00 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Enhanced InterrogationJames Mitchell; Marc ThiessenJames Mitchell talked about his book, Enhanced Interrogation: Inside the Minds and Motives of ... James Mitchell talked about his book, Enhanced Interrogation: Inside the Minds and Motives of the Islamic Terrorists Trying To Destroy America, about the development and workings of the CIA’s enhanced interrogation program and the experiences he had interrogating people such as Abu Zubaydah and Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Mr. Mitchell spoke with Marc Thiessen. 9:31 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 49 min. The Drone MemosJack Landman Goldsmith III; Jameel Jaffer; Russell WaldJameel Jaffer, former deputy legal director of the ACLU, discusses the legal and policy documents ... Jameel Jaffer, former deputy legal director of the ACLU, discusses the legal and policy documents that govern the U.S.'s drone program. He is interviewed by Hoover Institution senior fellow and former assistant attorney general, Jack Goldsmith. This event was held at the Hoover Institution’s Washington, DC, offices.
10:21 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 9 min. Blood at the RootSheffield Hale; Patrick PhillipsPatrick Phillips talked about his book Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America, in ... Patrick Phillips talked about his book Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America, in which he recalls the murder of a young girl in Forsyth County, Georgia, in 1912 and the subsequent evacuation of 1,100 black citizens whose lives were endangered by vigilante groups who falsely blamed two African-American teenagers for the murder. 10:32 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 48 min. Panel Discussion on National SecurityDouglas "Doug" G. Brinkley; Jack Jacobs; Van Gordon Sauter; Bret Stephens; Tim Weiner; Lawrence WrightPanelists talked about national security. Panelists included Lawrence Wright, Tim Weiner, Douglas ... Panelists talked about national security. Panelists included Lawrence Wright, Tim Weiner, Douglas Brinkley, Bret Stephens, and Colonel Jack Jacobs (Retired).

They spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
11:22 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. The New BrooklynKay S. Hymowitz; Sara Fay SniderKay Hymowitz talked about her book The New Brooklyn: What it Takes to Bring a City Back, in ... Kay Hymowitz talked about her book The New Brooklyn: What it Takes to Bring a City Back, in which she discusses the transformation of cities
11:31 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 53 min. The Big StickHal Brands; Eliot A. Cohen; Eric S. Edelman; Thomas G. MahnkenEliot Cohen talked about his book The Big Stick: The Limits of Soft Power and the Necessity of ... Eliot Cohen talked about his book The Big Stick: The Limits of Soft Power and the Necessity of Military Force, in which he argues that hard power is still essential in world today and that soft power, while useful, is not enough to preserve our national security. Mr. Cohen was joined by Thomas Mahnken, Eric Edelman, and Hal Brands.
Wednesday, February 22
12:26 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Enhanced InterrogationJames Mitchell; Marc ThiessenJames Mitchell talked about his book, Enhanced Interrogation: Inside the Minds and Motives of ... James Mitchell talked about his book, Enhanced Interrogation: Inside the Minds and Motives of the Islamic Terrorists Trying To Destroy America, about the development and workings of the CIA’s enhanced interrogation program and the experiences he had interrogating people such as Abu Zubaydah and Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Mr. Mitchell spoke with Marc Thiessen. 1:57 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 49 min. The Drone MemosJack Landman Goldsmith III; Jameel Jaffer; Russell WaldJameel Jaffer, former deputy legal director of the ACLU, discusses the legal and policy documents ... Jameel Jaffer, former deputy legal director of the ACLU, discusses the legal and policy documents that govern the U.S.'s drone program. He is interviewed by Hoover Institution senior fellow and former assistant attorney general, Jack Goldsmith. This event was held at the Hoover Institution’s Washington, DC, offices. 2:47 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 9 min. Blood at the RootSheffield Hale; Patrick PhillipsPatrick Phillips talked about his book Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America, in ... Patrick Phillips talked about his book Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America, in which he recalls the murder of a young girl in Forsyth County, Georgia, in 1912 and the subsequent evacuation of 1,100 black citizens whose lives were endangered by vigilante groups who falsely blamed two African-American teenagers for the murder.
2:58 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 48 min. Panel Discussion on National SecurityDouglas "Doug" G. Brinkley; Jack Jacobs; Van Gordon Sauter; Bret Stephens; Tim Weiner; Lawrence WrightPanelists talked about national security. Panelists included Lawrence Wright, Tim Weiner, Douglas ... Panelists talked about national security. Panelists included Lawrence Wright, Tim Weiner, Douglas Brinkley, Bret Stephens, and Colonel Jack Jacobs (Retired).

They spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
3:48 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. The New BrooklynKay S. Hymowitz; Sara Fay SniderKay Hymowitz talked about her book The New Brooklyn: What it Takes to Bring a City Back, in ... Kay Hymowitz talked about her book The New Brooklyn: What it Takes to Bring a City Back, in which she discusses the transformation of cities 3:57 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 53 min. The Big StickHal Brands; Eliot A. Cohen; Eric S. Edelman; Thomas G. MahnkenEliot Cohen talked about his book The Big Stick: The Limits of Soft Power and the Necessity of ... Eliot Cohen talked about his book The Big Stick: The Limits of Soft Power and the Necessity of Military Force, in which he argues that hard power is still essential in world today and that soft power, while useful, is not enough to preserve our national security. Mr. Cohen was joined by Thomas Mahnken, Eric Edelman, and Hal Brands.
8:01 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. CivilianizedMichael Anthony; Sarah Rettger; Chris WalshMichael Anthony talked about his book Civilianized: A Young Veteran’s Memoir, in ... Michael Anthony talked about his book Civilianized: A Young Veteran’s Memoir, in which he chronicles his decline after returning home from the Iraq War. During this event, Mr. Anthony was interviewed by Chris Walsh.

This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
9:01 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. On War and PoliticsBen Haddad; Eileen Hauser; Arnold L. PunaroMajor General Arnold Punaro (Retired) talked about his book, On War and Politics: The ... Major General Arnold Punaro (Retired) talked about his book, On War and Politics: The Battlefield Inside Washington’s Beltway, about his life in the military and in Congress. Major General Punaro served 35 years with the Marine Corps and 24 years as staff director of the Senate Armed Services Committee. 10:18 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 49 min. Tough as They ComeTravis MillsTravis Mills talked about his book, Tough as They Come.

He spoke at the 2017 ...
Travis Mills talked about his book, Tough as They Come.

He spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
11:12 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. CivilianizedMichael Anthony; Sarah Rettger; Chris WalshMichael Anthony talked about his book Civilianized: A Young Veteran’s Memoir, in ... Michael Anthony talked about his book Civilianized: A Young Veteran’s Memoir, in which he chronicles his decline after returning home from the Iraq War. During this event, Mr. Anthony was interviewed by Chris Walsh.

This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
Thursday, February 23
12:13 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 14 min. On War and PoliticsBen Haddad; Eileen Hauser; Arnold L. PunaroMajor General Arnold Punaro (Retired) talked about his book, On War and Politics: The ... Major General Arnold Punaro (Retired) talked about his book, On War and Politics: The Battlefield Inside Washington’s Beltway, about his life in the military and in Congress. Major General Punaro served 35 years with the Marine Corps and 24 years as staff director of the Senate Armed Services Committee. 1:30 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 49 min. Tough as They ComeTravis MillsTravis Mills talked about his book, Tough as They Come.

He spoke at the 2017 ...
Travis Mills talked about his book, Tough as They Come.

He spoke at the 2017 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in Rancho Mirage, California.
8:01 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. The Framers' CoupTom Donnelly; Michael Klarman; Patrick SperoMichael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States ... Michael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution, in which he recalls the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, from its tenuous start, according to the author the Philadelphia convention almost didn’t occur, to the many competing interests and internal debates that marked the Constitution’s creation. Michael Klarman spoke with Patrick Spero.
9:04 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 42 min. If This Be TreasonJeremy DudaJeremy Duda talked about his book If This Be Treason: The American Rogues and Rebels Who Walked ... Jeremy Duda talked about his book If This Be Treason: The American Rogues and Rebels Who Walked the Line Between Dissent and Betrayal, in which he provides a history of the act of treason in America, from the concept of the term and its use to the allegations against people such as Edward Snowden. 9:49 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. Sovereign DutyChris Hall; KrisAnne HallKrisAnne Hall talked about her book Sovereign Duty, in which she outlines what citizens can ... KrisAnne Hall talked about her book Sovereign Duty, in which she outlines what citizens can do to ensure that their constitutional rights are protected. She argued that the federal government has failed in its duty to uphold the Constitution. 11:40 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. Ray and JoanLisa Napoli; Cynthia SmootLisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune ... Lisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away, about the life and career of McDonald’s chair Ray Kroc and the philanthropic contributions made by Ray and his wife Joan.
11:51 PM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. The Constitution TodayAkhil Reed Amar; Jeffrey RosenAkhil Reed Amar talked about his book, The Constitution Today. He spoke with Jeffrey ... Akhil Reed Amar talked about his book, The Constitution Today. He spoke with Jeffrey Rosen.

They spoke at the National Constitution Center’s 2016 Bill of Rights Day Book Festival.
Friday, February 24
12:55 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. The Framers' CoupTom Donnelly; Michael Klarman; Patrick SperoMichael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States ... Michael Klarman talked about his book The Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution, in which he recalls the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, from its tenuous start, according to the author the Philadelphia convention almost didn’t occur, to the many competing interests and internal debates that marked the Constitution’s creation. Michael Klarman spoke with Patrick Spero. 1:57 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 42 min. If This Be TreasonJeremy DudaJeremy Duda talked about his book If This Be Treason: The American Rogues and Rebels Who Walked ... Jeremy Duda talked about his book If This Be Treason: The American Rogues and Rebels Who Walked the Line Between Dissent and Betrayal, in which he provides a history of the act of treason in America, from the concept of the term and its use to the allegations against people such as Edward Snowden. 2:43 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 49 min. Sovereign DutyChris Hall; KrisAnne HallKrisAnne Hall talked about her book Sovereign Duty, in which she outlines what citizens can ... KrisAnne Hall talked about her book Sovereign Duty, in which she outlines what citizens can do to ensure that their constitutional rights are protected. She argued that the federal government has failed in its duty to uphold the Constitution.
4:34 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 8 min. Ray and JoanLisa Napoli; Cynthia SmootLisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune ... Lisa Napoli talked about her book Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away, about the life and career of McDonald’s chair Ray Kroc and the philanthropic contributions made by Ray and his wife Joan. 4:45 AM EST on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. The Constitution TodayAkhil Reed Amar; Jeffrey RosenAkhil Reed Amar talked about his book, The Constitution Today. He spoke with Jeffrey ... Akhil Reed Amar talked about his book, The Constitution Today. He spoke with Jeffrey Rosen.

They spoke at the National Constitution Center’s 2016 Bill of Rights Day Book Festival.