Book TV Schedule

Week of April 21 through April 28

All times and durations are subject to change

Friday, April 21
8:05 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 hr. 55 min. In Depth with Annie JacobsenAuthor Annie Jacobsen talks about her life and career and responds to viewer comments and ... Annie Jacobsen talked about her life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Ms. Jacobsen is the author of Area 51: An Uncensored History of America’s Top Secret Military Base, Operation Paperclip: The Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America, The Pentagon’s Brain: An Uncensored History of DARPA, America’s Top-Secret Military Research Agency, and Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government’s Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis. 11:04 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 hr. 57 min. In Depth with Dave BarryPulitzer Prize-winning author and columnist Dave Barry talks about his life and career and ... Dave Barry talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Mr. Barry is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and columnist, who wrote a nationally syndicated humor column for the Miami Herald from 1983 to 2005. Mr. Barry has written more than 30 books, including Dave Barry Slept Here and Best. State. Ever.
Saturday, April 22
2:04 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 hr. 55 min. In Depth with Annie JacobsenAuthor Annie Jacobsen talks about her life and career and responds to viewer comments and ... Annie Jacobsen talked about her life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Ms. Jacobsen is the author of Area 51: An Uncensored History of America’s Top Secret Military Base, Operation Paperclip: The Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America, The Pentagon’s Brain: An Uncensored History of DARPA, America’s Top-Secret Military Research Agency, and Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government’s Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis. 5:02 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 hr. 57 min. In Depth with Dave BarryPulitzer Prize-winning author and columnist Dave Barry talks about his life and career and ... Dave Barry talked about his life and career and responded to viewer comments and questions. Mr. Barry is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and columnist, who wrote a nationally syndicated humor column for the Miami Herald from 1983 to 2005. Mr. Barry has written more than 30 books, including Dave Barry Slept Here and Best. State. Ever. 8:01 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 52 min. The Deplorables' Guide to Making America Great AgainFox News radio host Todd Starnes gives his take on what citizens can do to bring America back to ... Todd Starnes talked about his book The Deplorables' Guide to Making America Great Again, in which he presents his views on what citizens can do to bring America back to traditional values.
9:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Revolution for DummiesBassem Youssef, former host of “The Program,” Egypt’s most popular TV show, ... Bassem Youssef talked about his book, Revolution for Dummies: Laughing Through the Arab Spring, about his satirical coverage of the 2011 Egyptian Revolution and consequences of criticizing the government there. He was interviewed by Gigi Pritzker. 10:14 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. On TyrannyYale University history professor Timothy Snyder reflects on how many democracies failed ... Professor Timothy Snyder talked about his book On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century, in which he reflects on how many democracies failed throughout Europe during the 20th century and how these specific cases can be used as lessons for maintaining democracy today. 11:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 46 min. Beyond InfinityEugenia Cheng explores the mathematical idea of “infinity.” Eugenia Cheng talked about her book Beyond Infinity: An Expedition to the Outer Limits of Mathematics, in which she explores the mathematical idea of “infinity.” In her book, she explains that infinity is ingrained in every day life. Dr. Cheng is also the author of How to Bake Pi.
12:16 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 47 min. DemocrazyFormer Representative Trey Radel (R-FL) recounts his time in Congress and describes the the inner ... Former Representative Trey Radel (R-FL) talked about his book Democrazy: A True Story of Weird Politics, Money, Madness, and Finger Food, in which he recounts his time in Congress and describes the the inner workings of the institution. 1:05 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 19 min. The Chicken TrailUniversity of Arizona sociology professor Kathleen Schwartzman talks about her book, The ... Professor Kathleen Schwartzman talked about her book, The Chicken Trail: Following Workers, Migrants, and Corporations across the Americas, in which she examines the impact of global trade deals like NAFTA on the North American poultry industry. This interview, conducted on the campus of the University of Arizona, is part of Book TV’s College Series. 1:29 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. LIVE Panel Discussion on BiographiesAuthors Blanche Wiesen Cook, Leigh Fought, Lisa Napoli, and Susan Quinn talk about writing ... Blanche Wiesen Cook, author of Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 3: The War Years and After, 1939-1962; Leigh Fought, author of Women in the World of Frederick Douglass; Lisa Napoli, author of Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away; and Susan Quinn, author of Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped a First Lady, talked about writing biographies. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
2:31 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. LIVE Open Phones with Michael Eric DysonMichael Eric Dyson, author of Tears We Cannot Stop, talks about his book and responds to ... Michael Eric Dyson, author of Tears We Cannot Stop, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on race in America. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 3:02 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Panel Discussion on the Republican PartyAuthors Hugh Hewitt, Peggy Grande, and Corey Fields, talk about the Republican Party at the 22nd ... Hugh Hewitt, author of The Fourth Way: The Conservative Playbook for a Lasting GOP Majority; Peggy Grande, author of The President Will See You Now: My Stories and Lessons from Ronald Reagan’s Final Years; and Corey Fields, author of Black Elephants in the Room: The Unexpected Politics of African American Republicans, talked about the Republican Party. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 4:02 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 27 min. LIVE Open Phones with Cleve JonesCleve Jones, author of When We Rise: My Life in the Movement, talks about his book and ... Cleve Jones, author of When We Rise: My Life in the Movement, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on the gay rights movement. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
4:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. LIVE Panel Discussion on HistoryAuthors Joe Jackson, Adam Hochschild, and Michael Hiltzik talk about writing history at the 22nd ... Joe Jackson, author of Black Elk: The Life of an American Visionary; Adam Hochschild, author of Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939; and Michael Hiltzik, author of Big Science: Ernest Lawrence and the Invention that Launched the Military-Industrial Complex, talked about writing history. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 5:27 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 33 min. LIVE Open Phones with Rebecca SolnitRebecca Solnit, author of The Mother of All Questions, talks about her book and responds to ... Rebecca Solnit, author of The Mother of All Questions, talked about her book and responded to viewer comments on feminism. She spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 6:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. LIVE Panel Discussion on SyriaAuthors Alia Malek, Christopher Phillips, and Elliot Ackerman talk about the conflict in Syria at ... Alia Malek, author of The Home That Was Our Country: A Memoir of Syria; Christopher Phillips, author of The Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East; and Elliot Ackerman, author of Green on Blue: A Novel, talked about the conflict in Syria. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
7:02 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 28 min. LIVE Open Phones with Corey FieldsCorey Fields, author of Black Elephants in the Room, talks about his book and responds to ... Corey Fields, author of Black Elephants in the Room: The Unexpected Politics of African American Republicans, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on African Americans and the Republican Party. He spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 7:31 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. LIVE Panel Discussion on PublishingLisa Lucas, Bonnie Nadell, Oscar Villalon, and Sean McDonald talk about the publishing industry at ... Lisa Lucas, executive director of the National Book Foundation; Bonnie Nadell, president of Hill Nadell Literary Agency; Oscar Villalon, managing editor of ZYZZYVA magazine; and Sean McDonald, publisher of MCD/FSG, talked about the publishing industry. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 8:32 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. LIVE Open Phones with Hugh HewittHugh Hewitt, author of The Fourth Way, talks about his book and responds to viewer comments ... Hugh Hewitt, author of The Fourth Way: The Conservative Playbook for a Lasting GOP Majority, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on the Republican Party. He spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
9:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 24 min. Mercies in DisguiseThe New York Times' Gina Kolata discusses her book, Mercies in Disguise: A Story of ... Gina Kolata talked about her book Mercies in Disguise: A Story of Hope, A Family’s Genetic Destiny, and the Science That Rescued Them, in which she looks at the Baxleys, a family stricken by an unknown disease until doctors discovered a gene mutation. 10:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 55 min. After Words with Ken BuckRepresentative Ken Buck (R-CO) talks about corruption in Washington and his plans for reform. ... Representative Ken Buck (R-CO) talked about his book, Drain the Swamp: How Washington Corruption is Worse than You Think, about corruption in Washington and his plans for reform. Representative Buck was interviewed by Fredreka Schouten. 11:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. Thomas Jefferson - RevolutionaryKevin Gutzman, history chair at Western Connecticut State University, argues that Thomas Jefferson ... Kevin Gutzman talked about his book Thomas Jefferson - Revolutionary: A Radical’s Struggle to Remake America, in which he argues that Thomas Jefferson was a political radical for his time, from his thoughts on the size and operations of the federal government to religious freedom and equality.
Sunday, April 23
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Panel Discussion on BiographiesAuthors Blanche Wiesen Cook, Leigh Fought, Lisa Napoli, and Susan Quinn talk about writing ... Blanche Wiesen Cook, author of Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume 3: The War Years and After, 1939-1962; Leigh Fought, author of Women in the World of Frederick Douglass; Lisa Napoli, author of Ray and Joan: The Man Who Made McDonald’s Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away; and Susan Quinn, author of Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped a First Lady, talked about writing biographies. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 1:01 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. Open Phones with Michael Eric DysonMichael Eric Dyson, author of Tears We Cannot Stop, talks about his book and responds to ... Michael Eric Dyson, author of Tears We Cannot Stop, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on race in America. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 1:32 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. Panel Discussion on the Republican PartyAuthors Hugh Hewitt, Peggy Grande, and Corey Fields, talk about the Republican Party at the 22nd ... Hugh Hewitt, author of The Fourth Way: The Conservative Playbook for a Lasting GOP Majority; Peggy Grande, author of The President Will See You Now: My Stories and Lessons from Ronald Reagan’s Final Years; and Corey Fields, author of Black Elephants in the Room: The Unexpected Politics of African American Republicans, talked about the Republican Party. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
2:29 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 28 min. Open Phones with Cleve JonesCleve Jones, author of When We Rise: My Life in the Movement, talks about his book and ... Cleve Jones, author of When We Rise: My Life in the Movement, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on the gay rights movement. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 2:57 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. Panel Discussion on HistoryAuthors Joe Jackson, Adam Hochschild, and Michael Hiltzik talk about writing history at the 22nd ... Joe Jackson, author of Black Elk: The Life of an American Visionary; Adam Hochschild, author of Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939; and Michael Hiltzik, author of Big Science: Ernest Lawrence and the Invention that Launched the Military-Industrial Complex, talked about writing history. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 3:54 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 33 min. Open Phones with Rebecca SolnitRebecca Solnit, author of The Mother of All Questions, talks about her book and responds to ... Rebecca Solnit, author of The Mother of All Questions, talked about her book and responded to viewer comments on feminism. She spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
4:27 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Panel Discussion on SyriaAuthors Alia Malek, Christopher Phillips, and Elliot Ackerman talk about the conflict in Syria at ... Alia Malek, author of The Home That Was Our Country: A Memoir of Syria; Christopher Phillips, author of The Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East; and Elliot Ackerman, author of Green on Blue: A Novel, talked about the conflict in Syria. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 5:29 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 28 min. Open Phones with Corey FieldsCorey Fields, author of Black Elephants in the Room, talks about his book and responds to ... Corey Fields, author of Black Elephants in the Room: The Unexpected Politics of African American Republicans, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on African Americans and the Republican Party. He spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 5:57 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Panel Discussion on PublishingLisa Lucas, Bonnie Nadell, Oscar Villalon, and Sean McDonald talk about the publishing industry at ... Lisa Lucas, executive director of the National Book Foundation; Bonnie Nadell, president of Hill Nadell Literary Agency; Oscar Villalon, managing editor of ZYZZYVA magazine; and Sean McDonald, publisher of MCD/FSG, talked about the publishing industry. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
6:59 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. Open Phones with Hugh HewittHugh Hewitt, author of The Fourth Way, talks about his book and responds to viewer comments ... Hugh Hewitt, author of The Fourth Way: The Conservative Playbook for a Lasting GOP Majority, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on the Republican Party. He spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 8:15 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. Shoot Like a GirlMajor Mary Jennings Hegar talks about her tours in Afghanistan with the Air National Guard and ... Major Mary Jennings Hegar talked about her book Shoot Like a Girl: One Woman’s Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front, in which she talks about her tours in Afghanistan with the Air National Guard conducting search and rescue missions and efforts to eliminate the Ground Combat Exclusion Policy, a military policy that did not allow women in the armed services to serve in combat positions. 9:17 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 33 min. Turkish Presidential Powers ReferendumAuthor Soner Cagaptay discusses how Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan cemented his rule, as ... Soner Cagaptay talked about his book, The New Sultan: Erdogan and the Crisis of Modern Turkey, about how president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has cemented his rule and at what cost to his country’s stability and democratic future. Following his remarks, panelists talked about the Turkish referendum vote that gave the President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan expanded executive powers and offered their predictions for Turkey’s future. Much of the discussion focused on concerns about the external relations Turkey would face under President Erdoğan’s expanded powers, particularly in regards to Syria’s ongoing civil conflict.
10:59 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 1 min. The Way of the StrangersGraeme Wood, national correspondent for The Atlantic, profiles some of the tens of ... Graeme Wood talked about his book The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State, in which he profiles some of the tens of thousands of people around the world who have been inspired to join ISIS.*

* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.
12:01 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. After Words with Bill GertzWashington Times columnist Bill Gertz looks at how America can win the ... Bill Gertz talked about his book iWar: War and Peace in the Information Age, in which he looks at how America can win the information-technology wars. Mr. Gertz spoke about how modern warfare has evolved with the introduction of new technologies and what the U.S. must do to be successful in this new age of modern warfare. He was interviewed by Representative Elise Stefanik (R-NY). Representative Stefanik serves on the House Select Committee on Intelligence and is the chair of the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities in the Armed Services Committee. 1:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 24 min. Mercies in DisguiseThe New York Times' Gina Kolata discusses her book, Mercies in Disguise: A Story of ... Gina Kolata talked about her book Mercies in Disguise: A Story of Hope, A Family’s Genetic Destiny, and the Science That Rescued Them, in which she looks at the Baxleys, a family stricken by an unknown disease until doctors discovered a gene mutation.
1:29 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. LIVE Panel Discussion on the EnvironmentAuthors Miriam Horn, Lee Van Der Voo, and Steve Early talk about politics and the environment at ... Miriam Horn, author of Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman: Conservation Heroes of the American Heartland; Lee Van Der Voo, author of The Fish Market: Inside the Big-Money Battle for the Ocean and Your Dinner Plate; and Steve Early, author of Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an American City, talked about politics and the environment. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 2:33 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 27 min. LIVE Open Phones with Chris HayesChris Hayes, author of A Colony in a Nation, talks about his book and responds to viewer ... Chris Hayes, author of A Colony in a Nation, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on race in America. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 3:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Panel Discussion on CaliforniaAuthors Gabriel Thompson, Kimball Taylor, Christine Pelisek, and Tim Hernandez talk about their ... Gabriel Thompson, author of Chasing the Harvest: Migrant Workers in California Agriculture; Kimball Taylor, author of The Coyote’s Bicycle: The Untold Story of 7,000 Bicycles and the Rise of a Borderland Empire; Christine Pelisek, author of The Grim Sleeper: The Lost Women of South Central; and Tim Hernandez, author of All They Will Call You, talked about their books about California. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
4:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 29 min. LIVE Open Phones with Gary YoungeGary Younge, author of Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives, ... Gary Younge, author of Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on guns in America. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 4:29 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. LIVE Panel Discussion on HistoryAuthors Jeff Guinn, Annie Jacobsen, and Douglas Preston talk about writing about history at the ... Jeff Guinn, author of The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple; Annie Jacobsen, author of Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government’s Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis; and Douglas Preston, author of The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story, talked about writing about history. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 5:28 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 32 min. LIVE Open Phones with Mugambi JouetMugambi Jouet, author of Exceptional America, talks about his book and responds to viewer ... Mugambi Jouet, author of Exceptional America: What Divides Americans from the World and from Each Other, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on partisanship. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
6:01 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 59 min. LIVE Panel Discussion on SlaveryAuthors Sharla Fett, Benjamin Madley, and Christina Snyder talk about slavery and genocide at the ... Sharla Fett, author of Recaptured Africans: Surviving Slave Ships, Detention, and Dislocation in the Final Years of the Slave Trade; Benjamin Madley, author of An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873; and Christina Snyder, author of Great Crossings: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves in the Age of Jackson, talked about slavery and genocide. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 7:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 59 min. LIVE Open Phones with David HorowitzDavid Horowitz, author of Big Agenda: President Trump’s Plan to Save America, talks ... David Horowitz, author of Big Agenda: President Trump’s Plan to Save America, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on the Trump administration. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 59 min. The Death of ExpertiseTom Nichols, professor of national security affairs at the U.S. Naval War College, argues that due ... Professor Tom Nichols talked about his book The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters, in which he argues that due to the spread of the internet and 24-hour news everyone feels like they know everything. As a result, the opinions of experts are being discounted or ignored on many important issues. Professor Nichols said that this is a dangerous development that threatens our democracy.
9:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 55 min. After Words with Ken BuckRepresentative Ken Buck (R-CO) talks about corruption in Washington and his plans for reform. ... Representative Ken Buck (R-CO) talked about his book, Drain the Swamp: How Washington Corruption is Worse than You Think, about corruption in Washington and his plans for reform. Representative Buck was interviewed by Fredreka Schouten. 10:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. Thunder in the MountainsDaniel Sharfstein, law and history professor at Vanderbilt University, recalls the Nez Perce Wars ... Professor Daniel Sharfstein talked about his book Thunder in the Mountains: Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War, in which he recalls the Nez Perce Wars of the late 19th century, fought between the Nez Perce tribe and the United States Army. In his book, the author profiles the leaders on both sides of the conflict, Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce, who refused to leave his ancestral land in Oregon, and General Oliver Otis Howard of the U.S. Army, a former Union general and the namesake of Howard University. 11:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 47 min. Ike and McCarthyHistorian David Nichols recalls the contentious relationship between President Dwight Eisenhower ... David Nichols talked about his book Ike and McCarthy: Dwight Eisenhower’s Secret Campaign against Joseph McCarthy, in which he recalls the contentious relationship between President Dwight Eisenhower and Senator Joseph McCarthy. In his book, the author reports that President Eisenhower, maddened by Senator McCarthy’s allegations that the U.S. Army harbored communists, launched a secret initiative to discredit the Senator.
Monday, April 24
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 54 min. After Words with Ken BuckRepresentative Ken Buck (R-CO) talks about corruption in Washington and his plans for reform. ... Representative Ken Buck (R-CO) talked about his book, Drain the Swamp: How Washington Corruption is Worse than You Think, about corruption in Washington and his plans for reform. Representative Buck was interviewed by Fredreka Schouten. 1:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Panel Discussion on the EnvironmentAuthors Miriam Horn, Lee Van Der Voo, and Steve Early talk about politics and the environment at ... Miriam Horn, author of Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman: Conservation Heroes of the American Heartland; Lee Van Der Voo, author of The Fish Market: Inside the Big-Money Battle for the Ocean and Your Dinner Plate; and Steve Early, author of Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an American City, talked about politics and the environment. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 2:04 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 27 min. Open Phones with Chris HayesChris Hayes, author of A Colony in a Nation, talks about his book and responds to viewer ... Chris Hayes, author of A Colony in a Nation, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on race in America. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
2:31 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Panel Discussion on CaliforniaAuthors Gabriel Thompson, Kimball Taylor, Christine Pelisek, and Tim Hernandez talk about their ... Gabriel Thompson, author of Chasing the Harvest: Migrant Workers in California Agriculture; Kimball Taylor, author of The Coyote’s Bicycle: The Untold Story of 7,000 Bicycles and the Rise of a Borderland Empire; Christine Pelisek, author of The Grim Sleeper: The Lost Women of South Central; and Tim Hernandez, author of All They Will Call You, talked about their books about California. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 3:31 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 29 min. Open Phones with Gary YoungeGary Younge, author of Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives, ... Gary Younge, author of Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on guns in America. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 4:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. Panel Discussion on HistoryAuthors Jeff Guinn, Annie Jacobsen, and Douglas Preston talk about writing about history at the ... Jeff Guinn, author of The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple; Annie Jacobsen, author of Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government’s Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis; and Douglas Preston, author of The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story, talked about writing about history. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
4:59 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 32 min. Open Phones with Mugambi JouetMugambi Jouet, author of Exceptional America, talks about his book and responds to viewer ... Mugambi Jouet, author of Exceptional America: What Divides Americans from the World and from Each Other, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on partisanship. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 5:32 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 59 min. Panel Discussion on SlaveryAuthors Sharla Fett, Benjamin Madley, and Christina Snyder talk about slavery and genocide at the ... Sharla Fett, author of Recaptured Africans: Surviving Slave Ships, Detention, and Dislocation in the Final Years of the Slave Trade; Benjamin Madley, author of An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873; and Christina Snyder, author of Great Crossings: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves in the Age of Jackson, talked about slavery and genocide. They spoke at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. 6:31 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. Open Phones with David HorowitzDavid Horowitz, author of Big Agenda: President Trump’s Plan to Save America, talks ... David Horowitz, author of Big Agenda: President Trump’s Plan to Save America, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on the Trump administration. He was interviewed at the 22nd annual Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.
7:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 24 min. Mercies in DisguiseThe New York Times' Gina Kolata discusses her book, Mercies in Disguise: A Story of ... Gina Kolata talked about her book Mercies in Disguise: A Story of Hope, A Family’s Genetic Destiny, and the Science That Rescued Them, in which she looks at the Baxleys, a family stricken by an unknown disease until doctors discovered a gene mutation.