Book TV Schedule

Week of August 13 through August 20

All times and durations are subject to change

Sunday, August 13
3:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Romantic ViolenceFormer skinhead Christian Picciolini recalls his life as a member of a neo-Nazi group. He speaks ... Christian Picciolini talked about his book Romantic Violence: Memoirs of an American Skinhead, in which he recalls his life as a member of the first neo-Nazi skinhead gang. In his book, he describes his rise to leadership positions and why he left the skinheads six years later. He is the co-founder of the organization Life After Hate. Mr. Picciolini spoke with Abraham H. Foxman. 4:57 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 min. Summer Reading with Senator Gary PetersSenator Gary Peters (D-MI) answers the question “What are you reading this summer?” Senator Gary Peters (D-MI) answered the question “What are you reading this summer?” 5:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 45 min. Grown-Up AngerDaniel Wolff talks about the Calumet Massacre of 1913, which took the lives of 73 men, women, and ... Daniel Wolff talked about his book, Grown-Up Anger: The Connected Mysteries of Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie, and the Calumet Massacre of 1913, about the 1913 Italian Hall disaster in Calumet, Michigan, which took the lives of 73 men, women, and children. The incident was immortalized in a song written by Woody Guthrie in 1941. This event was part of the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest, held annually in the city.
5:46 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. The Airbnb StoryFortune assistant managing editor Leigh Gallagher looks at the creation and growth of ... Leigh Gallagher talked about her book The Airbnb Story: How Three Ordinary Guys Disrupted an Industry, Made Billions...and Created Plenty of Controversy, in which she looks at the creation and growth of Airbnb and the challenges this new business model poses for existing laws and regulations in the travel industry. 7:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 4 min. We Are DataJohn Cheney-Lippold looks at how digital data defines who we are, the differences we see between ... John Cheney-Lippold talked about his book We Are Data: Algorithms and The Making of Our Digital Selves, in which he looks into how digital data defines who we are, the differences we see between our ‘real life’ identities and our data identities, and the use of digital data in government, employment, law enforcement, marketing, and more. 8:05 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 3 min. Summer Reading with Representative Steve StiversRepresentative Steve Stivers (R-OH) answers the question “What are you reading this ... Representative Steve Stivers (R-OH) answered the question “What are you reading this summer?”
8:10 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 50 min. The OperatorRobert O’Neill talks about his military career and some of the 400 missions he participated ... Robert O’Neill talked about his book, The Operator: Firing the Shots that Killed Osama bin Laden and My Years as a SEAL Team Warrior, about his military career and some of the other 400 missions he participated in, including the rescue of Captain Richard Phillips and the attempted rescue of Marcus Luttrell. This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive. 9:01 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 38 min. After Words with Senator Jeff FlakeSenator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) talks about his book Conscience of a Conservative, in which he ... Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) talked about his book Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle, in which he calls for a return to core conservative principles. He was interviewed by S.E. Cupp. 9:41 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 15 min. The Broken Welcome MatHelen Raleigh talks about her book The Broken Welcome Mat: America’s un-American ... Helen Raleigh talked about her book The Broken Welcome Mat: America’s un-American immigration policy and how we should fix it. She was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country.
9:57 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 2 min. Summer Reading with Representative Jim CostaRepresentative Jim Costa (D-CA) answers the question “What are you reading this ... Representative Jim Costa (D-CA) answered the question “What are you reading this summer?” 10:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. ObamaNew York Times Chief White House Correspondent Peter Baker examines the Obama Presidency in ... Peter Baker talked about his book Obama: The Call of History, in which he examines the Obama presidency. 11:02 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 31 min. Job CreationAndy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump’s first nominee for Labor ... Andy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump’s first nominee for Labor Secretary, talked about his book, Job Creation: How It Really Works and Why Government Doesn’t Understand It. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country.
11:33 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 28 min. Not the Cleaver FamilyMaria Olsen talks about her book, Not the Cleaver Family, at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book ... Maria Olsen talked about her book, Not the Cleaver Family: The New Normal in Modern American Families.

She spoke from the James Michener Pavilion at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book Festival, held on the grounds of City Hall in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
Monday, August 14
12:02 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 38 min. After Words with Senator Jeff FlakeSenator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) talks about his book Conscience of a Conservative, in which he ... Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) talked about his book Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle, in which he calls for a return to core conservative principles. He was interviewed by S.E. Cupp. 12:41 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 19 min. An American GenocideUCLA history professor, Benjamin Madley, discusses his book, An American Genocide: The United ... Professor Benjamin Madley talked about his book, An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873. This interview, part of Book TV’s College Series, was recorded on the campus of UCLA. 1:02 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 28 min. Nixon's White House WarsPat Buchanan, former speechwriter and senior adviser to President Richard Nixon, talks about his ... Pat Buchanan talked about his book, Nixon’s White House Wars: The Battles That Made and Broke a President and Divided America Forever, on his time working for the 37th president.
2:31 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 32 min. Playing with FireMSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell recalls the 1968 presidential election from the publishing ... Lawrence O’Donnell talked about his book Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics, in which he recalls the 1968 presidential election. He spoke at BookExpo, the publishing industry’s annual trade show. 3:04 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 38 min. After Words with Senator Jeff FlakeSenator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) talks about his book Conscience of a Conservative, in which he ... Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) talked about his book Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle, in which he calls for a return to core conservative principles. He was interviewed by S.E. Cupp. 3:43 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 21 min. They're Your KidsSam Sorbo, host of the Sam Sorbo Show on Talk America Radio, talks about her book, ... Sam Sorbo talked about her book, They’re Your Kids: An Inspirational Journey from Self-Doubter to Home School Advocate. She was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country.
4:05 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 41 min. HungerRoxane Gay discusses her life, her body, and its impact on her life in her memoir, Hunger. ... Roxane Gay talked about Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body, a book on the impact of her body and self-image on her life. Professor Gay spoke with Aminatou Sow, digital strategist and Co-founder of Tech LadyMafia. 4:47 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 11 min. The Big LieDinesh D’Souza talks about his latest book, The Big Lie: Exposing the Nazi Roots of the ... Dinesh D’Souza talked about his book, The Big Lie: Exposing the Nazi Roots of the American Left. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country. 5:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Unshackling AmericaWillard Sterne Randall recalls America’s efforts to become financially independent from ... Willard Sterne Randall talked about his book Unshackling America: How the War of 1812 Truly Ended the American Revolution, in which he recalls America’s efforts to become financially independent from Britain, which culminated in the War of 1812.
6:01 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. The Best Land Under HeavenMichael Wallis provides a history of America’s westward expansion through the ill-fated ... Michael Wallis talked about his book, The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny, his history of America’s westward expansion through the ill-fated journey of the Donner Party. 6:59 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. Summer Reading with Patrick LeahySenator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) answers the question “What are you reading this summer?” Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) answered the question “What are you reading this summer?” 7:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. MacArthur's SpiesPeter Eisner, former managing director of the Center for Public Integrity, recalls the contingent ... Peter Eisner talked about his book MacArthur’s Spies: The Soldier, the Singer, and the Spymaster Who Defied the Japanese in World War II, in which he recalls the contingent of Filipinos and Americans who participated in resistance efforts against Japan’s occupation of the Philippines during World War II.
7:56 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 3 min. Summer Reading with Representative Andy BiggsRepresentative Andy Biggs (R-AZ) answers the question “What are you reading this ... Representative Andy Biggs (R-AZ) answered the question “What are you reading this summer?” 8:31 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 54 min. Agent 110Scott Miller, former correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, recalls Allen Dulles' ... Scott Miller talked about his book Agent 110: An American Spymaster and the German Resistance in WWII, in which he recalls Allen Dulles' efforts to embolden the German resistance against the Third Reich. Dulles, who would later lead the Central Intelligence Agency, assumed the code-name Agent 110 and surreptitiously entered Switzerland in November 1942. While trying to learn more about the Nazi operations, he discovered a group of Germans planning to overthrow Hitler. 9:27 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Writer, Sailor, Solider, SpyFormer CIA officer and CIA Museum historian Nicholas Reynolds recalls novelist Ernest ... Nicholas Reynolds talked about his book Writer, Sailor, Soldier, Spy: Ernest Hemingway’s Secret Adventures, 1935-1961 , in which he recalls novelist Ernest Hemingway’s connections to the Soviet NKVD, precursor to the KGB, and the U.S. OSS, predecessor of the CIA. In his book, the author reports that Hemingway, who was a proponent of the political left, was courted by both the Soviet and the American intelligence services to conduct espionage.
10:34 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 55 min. Deep UndercoverJack Barsky talks about his life as a KGB spy operating in the U.S. during the late 1970s and ... Jack Barsky talked about his book, Deep Undercover: My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiances as a KGB Spy in America, about his life as a KGB spy operating in the U.S. during the late 1970s and 1980s and his eventual rejection of the Soviet Union. Mr. Barsky was interviewed by Vince Houghton. 11:31 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. MacArthur's SpiesPeter Eisner, former managing director of the Center for Public Integrity, recalls the contingent ... Peter Eisner talked about his book MacArthur’s Spies: The Soldier, the Singer, and the Spymaster Who Defied the Japanese in World War II, in which he recalls the contingent of Filipinos and Americans who participated in resistance efforts against Japan’s occupation of the Philippines during World War II.
Tuesday, August 15
12:31 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 54 min. Agent 110Scott Miller, former correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, recalls Allen Dulles' ... Scott Miller talked about his book Agent 110: An American Spymaster and the German Resistance in WWII, in which he recalls Allen Dulles' efforts to embolden the German resistance against the Third Reich. Dulles, who would later lead the Central Intelligence Agency, assumed the code-name Agent 110 and surreptitiously entered Switzerland in November 1942. While trying to learn more about the Nazi operations, he discovered a group of Germans planning to overthrow Hitler. 1:27 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 3 min. Writer, Sailor, Solider, SpyFormer CIA officer and CIA Museum historian Nicholas Reynolds recalls novelist Ernest ... Nicholas Reynolds talked about his book Writer, Sailor, Soldier, Spy: Ernest Hemingway’s Secret Adventures, 1935-1961 , in which he recalls novelist Ernest Hemingway’s connections to the Soviet NKVD, precursor to the KGB, and the U.S. OSS, predecessor of the CIA. In his book, the author reports that Hemingway, who was a proponent of the political left, was courted by both the Soviet and the American intelligence services to conduct espionage. 2:32 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 55 min. Deep UndercoverJack Barsky talks about his life as a KGB spy operating in the U.S. during the late 1970s and ... Jack Barsky talked about his book, Deep Undercover: My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiances as a KGB Spy in America, about his life as a KGB spy operating in the U.S. during the late 1970s and 1980s and his eventual rejection of the Soviet Union. Mr. Barsky was interviewed by Vince Houghton.
3:31 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. MacArthur's SpiesPeter Eisner, former managing director of the Center for Public Integrity, recalls the contingent ... Peter Eisner talked about his book MacArthur’s Spies: The Soldier, the Singer, and the Spymaster Who Defied the Japanese in World War II, in which he recalls the contingent of Filipinos and Americans who participated in resistance efforts against Japan’s occupation of the Philippines during World War II. 8:01 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 48 min. The Vaccine RaceMeredith Wadman talks about her book, The Vaccine Race, at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book ... Meredith Wadman talked about her book, The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease.

She spoke from the James Michener Pavilion at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book Festival, held on the grounds of City Hall in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
8:52 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 41 min. No Apparent DistressRachel Pearson recounts her experience with the health care system as a resident physician. Rachel Pearson spoke about her memoir, No Apparent Distress: A Doctor’s Coming-of-Age on the Front Lines of American Medicine, in which she recounts her experience with the health care system as a resident physician. In her book, Dr. Pearson discusses mistakes in caring for patients and the inequality in care for the poor.
9:35 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. Healing ChildrenDr. Kurt Newman, president and CEO of Children’s National Medical Center, recalls his career ... Dr. Kurt Newman talked about his book Healing Children: A Surgeon’s Stories from the Frontiers of Pediatric Medicine, in which he recalls his career as a pediatric surgeon and discusses the current state of healthcare and how healthcare policies affect pediatric patients. Dr. Newman is president and CEO of Children’s National Medical Center. 10:36 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 54 min. Sometimes Amazing Things HappenDr. Elizabeth Ford discusses her work in mental health caring for the inmates in New York City ... Dr. Elizabeth Ford talked about her book Sometimes Amazing Things Happen: Heartbreak and Hope on the Bellevue Hospital Psychiatric Prison Ward, in which she discusses her work in mental health caring for the inmates in New York City jails. In her book, she examines the intersection of mental health and the criminal justice system. 11:33 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 48 min. The Vaccine RaceMeredith Wadman talks about her book, The Vaccine Race, at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book ... Meredith Wadman talked about her book, The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease.

She spoke from the James Michener Pavilion at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book Festival, held on the grounds of City Hall in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
Wednesday, August 16
12:24 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 41 min. No Apparent DistressRachel Pearson recounts her experience with the health care system as a resident physician. Rachel Pearson spoke about her memoir, No Apparent Distress: A Doctor’s Coming-of-Age on the Front Lines of American Medicine, in which she recounts her experience with the health care system as a resident physician. In her book, Dr. Pearson discusses mistakes in caring for patients and the inequality in care for the poor. 1:08 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. Healing ChildrenDr. Kurt Newman, president and CEO of Children’s National Medical Center, recalls his career ... Dr. Kurt Newman talked about his book Healing Children: A Surgeon’s Stories from the Frontiers of Pediatric Medicine, in which he recalls his career as a pediatric surgeon and discusses the current state of healthcare and how healthcare policies affect pediatric patients. Dr. Newman is president and CEO of Children’s National Medical Center. 2:08 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 54 min. Sometimes Amazing Things HappenDr. Elizabeth Ford discusses her work in mental health caring for the inmates in New York City ... Dr. Elizabeth Ford talked about her book Sometimes Amazing Things Happen: Heartbreak and Hope on the Bellevue Hospital Psychiatric Prison Ward, in which she discusses her work in mental health caring for the inmates in New York City jails. In her book, she examines the intersection of mental health and the criminal justice system.
3:05 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 48 min. The Vaccine RaceMeredith Wadman talks about her book, The Vaccine Race, at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book ... Meredith Wadman talked about her book, The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease.

She spoke from the James Michener Pavilion at the 2017 Gaithersburg Book Festival, held on the grounds of City Hall in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
3:56 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 41 min. No Apparent DistressRachel Pearson recounts her experience with the health care system as a resident physician. Rachel Pearson spoke about her memoir, No Apparent Distress: A Doctor’s Coming-of-Age on the Front Lines of American Medicine, in which she recounts her experience with the health care system as a resident physician. In her book, Dr. Pearson discusses mistakes in caring for patients and the inequality in care for the poor. 4:39 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 56 min. Healing ChildrenDr. Kurt Newman, president and CEO of Children’s National Medical Center, recalls his career ... Dr. Kurt Newman talked about his book Healing Children: A Surgeon’s Stories from the Frontiers of Pediatric Medicine, in which he recalls his career as a pediatric surgeon and discusses the current state of healthcare and how healthcare policies affect pediatric patients. Dr. Newman is president and CEO of Children’s National Medical Center.
5:39 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 54 min. Sometimes Amazing Things HappenDr. Elizabeth Ford discusses her work in mental health caring for the inmates in New York City ... Dr. Elizabeth Ford talked about her book Sometimes Amazing Things Happen: Heartbreak and Hope on the Bellevue Hospital Psychiatric Prison Ward, in which she discusses her work in mental health caring for the inmates in New York City jails. In her book, she examines the intersection of mental health and the criminal justice system. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 46 min. Sea PowerAdm. James Stavridis (Ret.), former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, talks about the strategic ... Admiral James Stavridis (Retired), former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, talked about his book, Sea Power: The History and Geopolitics of the World’s Oceans, about the strategic importance of the world’s oceans throughout history. 8:50 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 53 min. World War IJennifer Keene, professor and chair of the history department at Chapman University, talks about ... Jennifer Keene, professor and chair of the history department at Chapman University, talked about her book, World War I: The American Soldier Experience. This event, part of the 2017 Colby Military Writers' Symposium, was held at Norwich University in Northfield, Vermont.
9:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. Enduring VietnamJames Wright, president emeritus of Dartmouth College, talks about the experiences of those who ... James Wright talked about the experiences of those who fought in Vietnam and the impact of the war on the United States. Mr. Wright, who served with the U.S. Marine Corps in the late 1950s, has been involved in military/veterans issues for years, including helping to draft the 2008 G.I. Bill. 10:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. My Fellow SoldiersAndrew Carroll, founder of the Legacy Project that archives war correspondences, looks at World ... Andrew Carroll talked about his book My Fellow Soldiers: General John Pershing and the Americans Who Helped Win the Great War, in which he looks at World War I through the eyes of General John Pershing, U.S. Commander in Europe. 11:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 46 min. Sea PowerAdm. James Stavridis (Ret.), former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, talks about the strategic ... Admiral James Stavridis (Retired), former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, talked about his book, Sea Power: The History and Geopolitics of the World’s Oceans, about the strategic importance of the world’s oceans throughout history.
Thursday, August 17
12:35 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 53 min. World War IJennifer Keene, professor and chair of the history department at Chapman University, talks about ... Jennifer Keene, professor and chair of the history department at Chapman University, talked about her book, World War I: The American Soldier Experience. This event, part of the 2017 Colby Military Writers' Symposium, was held at Norwich University in Northfield, Vermont. 1:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 57 min. Enduring VietnamJames Wright, president emeritus of Dartmouth College, talks about the experiences of those who ... James Wright talked about the experiences of those who fought in Vietnam and the impact of the war on the United States. Mr. Wright, who served with the U.S. Marine Corps in the late 1950s, has been involved in military/veterans issues for years, including helping to draft the 2008 G.I. Bill. 2:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 58 min. My Fellow SoldiersAndrew Carroll, founder of the Legacy Project that archives war correspondences, looks at World ... Andrew Carroll talked about his book My Fellow Soldiers: General John Pershing and the Americans Who Helped Win the Great War, in which he looks at World War I through the eyes of General John Pershing, U.S. Commander in Europe.
8:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. How May I Help You?Deepak Singh talks about his experiences working in the service sector in the United States. Deepak Singh talked about his book, How May I Help You?: An Immigrant’s Journey from MBA to Minimum Wage, about his experiences working in the service sector in the United States. 8:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. Job CreationAndy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump’s first nominee for Labor ... Andy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump’s first nominee for Labor Secretary, talked about his book, Job Creation: How It Really Works and Why Government Doesn’t Understand It. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country. 9:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Making ItJournalist Louis Uchitelle reports on manuafacturing in America today. He is in conversation with ... Journalist Louis Uchitelle talked about his book Making It: Why Manufacturing Still Matters, in which he reports on manufacturing in America. He spoke with Jeff Madrick.
10:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. JanesvilleAmy Goldstein, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for the Washington Post, talks about the ... Amy Goldstein talked about her book, Janesville: An American Story, about the devastation caused by the closing of a General Motors assembly plant in Janesville, Wisconsin, during the so-called “Great Recession” of 2008-2009. The plant, which had been operating in the town since 1923, provided at its peak 7,000 jobs for residents in and near Janesville. 11:25 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. How May I Help You?Deepak Singh talks about his experiences working in the service sector in the United States. Deepak Singh talked about his book, How May I Help You?: An Immigrant’s Journey from MBA to Minimum Wage, about his experiences working in the service sector in the United States.
Friday, August 18
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. Job CreationAndy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump’s first nominee for Labor ... Andy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump’s first nominee for Labor Secretary, talked about his book, Job Creation: How It Really Works and Why Government Doesn’t Understand It. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country. 12:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Making ItJournalist Louis Uchitelle reports on manuafacturing in America today. He is in conversation with ... Journalist Louis Uchitelle talked about his book Making It: Why Manufacturing Still Matters, in which he reports on manufacturing in America. He spoke with Jeff Madrick. 1:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 21 min. JanesvilleAmy Goldstein, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for the Washington Post, talks about the ... Amy Goldstein talked about her book, Janesville: An American Story, about the devastation caused by the closing of a General Motors assembly plant in Janesville, Wisconsin, during the so-called “Great Recession” of 2008-2009. The plant, which had been operating in the town since 1923, provided at its peak 7,000 jobs for residents in and near Janesville.
8:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 46 min. Wrestling With His AngelSidney Blumenthal talks about the second volume of his political biography of Abraham Lincoln, ... Sidney Blumenthal talked about the second volume of his political biography of Abraham Lincoln, Wrestling With His Angel: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. II, 1849-1856. This event was part of the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest, held annually in the city. 8:50 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Why Wilson MattersTony Smith, political science professor at Tufts University, offers his thoughts on the impact of ... Professor Tony Smith talked about his book Why Wilson Matters: The Origin of American Liberal Internationalism and Its Crisis Today, in which he offers his thoughts on the impact of President Woodrow Wilson on American foreign policy from the 1940s to today. In his book, the author argues that Wilson’s liberal internationalism has been hijacked by today’s “neo-Wilsonianism” that is marked by America’s entry into Iraq and subsequent foreign policy. 10:20 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. The Working Class RepublicanHenry Olsen, senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, argues that Ronald Reagan not ... Henry Olsen talked about his book The Working Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism, in which he argues that Ronald Reagan not only considered himself a successor to FDR’s New Deal policy but was more progressive than President Roosevelt. In his book, he further contends that Republicans need to reconnect with Reagan’s vision of the New Deal in order to stay relevant.
11:50 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 45 min. His Final BattlePulitzer Prize-winning author Joseph Lelyveld looks at the final months of the life of President ... Joseph Lelyveld talked about his book His Final Battle: The Last Months of Franklin Roosevelt, in which he looks at the final months of the life of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. He spoke at the Roosevelt Reading Festival.
Saturday, August 19
12:40 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 46 min. Wrestling With His AngelSidney Blumenthal talks about the second volume of his political biography of Abraham Lincoln, ... Sidney Blumenthal talked about the second volume of his political biography of Abraham Lincoln, Wrestling With His Angel: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. II, 1849-1856. This event was part of the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest, held annually in the city. 1:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 27 min. Why Wilson MattersTony Smith, political science professor at Tufts University, offers his thoughts on the impact of ... Professor Tony Smith talked about his book Why Wilson Matters: The Origin of American Liberal Internationalism and Its Crisis Today, in which he offers his thoughts on the impact of President Woodrow Wilson on American foreign policy from the 1940s to today. In his book, the author argues that Wilson’s liberal internationalism has been hijacked by today’s “neo-Wilsonianism” that is marked by America’s entry into Iraq and subsequent foreign policy. 3:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. The Working Class RepublicanHenry Olsen, senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, argues that Ronald Reagan not ... Henry Olsen talked about his book The Working Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism, in which he argues that Ronald Reagan not only considered himself a successor to FDR’s New Deal policy but was more progressive than President Roosevelt. In his book, he further contends that Republicans need to reconnect with Reagan’s vision of the New Deal in order to stay relevant.
4:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 45 min. His Final BattlePulitzer Prize-winning author Joseph Lelyveld looks at the final months of the life of President ... Joseph Lelyveld talked about his book His Final Battle: The Last Months of Franklin Roosevelt, in which he looks at the final months of the life of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. He spoke at the Roosevelt Reading Festival. 8:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 52 min. The Knowledge IllusionCognitive scientist Steven Sloman talks about how he applies his theories on communal intelligence ... Steven Sloman, co-author of The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone, talked about how he applies his theories on communal intelligence and ‘group think’ to help better understand why political opinions and false beliefs are difficult to change. 9:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 50 min. The OperatorRobert O’Neill talks about his military career and some of the 400 missions he participated ... Robert O’Neill talked about his book, The Operator: Firing the Shots that Killed Osama bin Laden and My Years as a SEAL Team Warrior, about his military career and some of the other 400 missions he participated in, including the rescue of Captain Richard Phillips and the attempted rescue of Marcus Luttrell. This program contains language that some viewers may find offensive.
10:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. LIVE Mississippi Book Festival Kickoff EventLibrarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden, is joined by Congressman Gregg Harper, Governor Phil ... Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden was joined by Representative Gregg Harper (R-MS), Governor Phil Bryant (R), Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves (R), and Speaker of the Mississippi House Philip Gunn (R) to kick off the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival. 10:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla HaydenFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, the Librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden, is in ... Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden spoke with Representative Gregg Harper (R-MS).

This talk took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
11:45 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Panel Discussion on Mississippi HeritageFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, a panel of authors of the Mississippi Heritage Series ... Authors of the Mississippi Heritage Series talked about Mississippi history and its 200 years of statehood.

This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
1:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Hue, 1968From the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, Mark Bowden discusses Hue, 1968. Mark Bowden talked about his book, Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam.

This talk took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
2:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Panel Discussion on U.S. PresidentsFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, authors discuss the lives of United States presidents. Authors talked about the lives of United States Presidents.

This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
3:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Panel Discussion on Mississippi HistoryFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, a panel discussion on the history of Mississippi. Panelists talked about the history of Mississippi.

This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
5:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. LIVE Panel Discussion on Southern HistoryFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, an author panel discussion about the events that have ... Authors talked about events that have shaped the South.

This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
6:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 19 min. MirandaGary Stuart provides insight into the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case Miranda v. Arizona ... Gary Stuart talked about his book Miranda: The Story of America’s Right to Remain Silent, in which he provides insight into the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case Miranda v. Arizona and how it changed interactions between civilians and law enforcement.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Scottsdale, Arizona, from October 6-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
6:19 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 17 min. Not So Golden After AllLarry Gerston talks about California’s history of immigration, economy, land, and water, as ... Larry Gerston talked about his book, No So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California, about California’s history of immigration, economy, land, and water, as well as its relationship with the federal government.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in San Jose, California, from February 4-10 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.
6:36 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 9 min. Moon's Rare BooksReid Moon gives a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. Reid Moon gave a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. For 30 years, Mr. Moon has been collecting rare books from all over the word. He showed items from collection, including Brigham Young’s copy of the Book of Mormon as well as an original copy of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Provo, Utah, from June 4-9 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.
6:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 14 min. August WilsonLaurence Glasco talks about the role of Pittsburgh’s Hill District in the life and work of ... Laurence Glasco, co-author of August Wilson: Pittsburgh Places in His Life and Plays, talked about the role of Pittsburgh’s Hill District in the life and work of playwright August Wilson. The neighborhood was home to Mr. Wilson and inspired many of his writings, including “The Pittsburgh Cycle,” which earned him two Pulitzer Prizes in the 1980s.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from September 17-23 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.
6:59 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 18 min. Orchard House and Louisa May AlcottExecutive Director Jan Turnquist gives a tour of Orchard House, providing a glimpse into the ... Executive Director Jan Turnquist gave a tour of Orchard House, providing a glimpse into the Alcott family’s life in Concord, Massachusetts. Purchased by Amos Bronson Alcott in 1857, Orchard House became the home of Mr. Alcott and his family after several years of constant moving. It was here that Bronson Alcott’s daughter, Louisa May Alcott, wrote her novel Little Women on a desk built for her by her father.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Concord, Massachusetts, from June 17-22 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.
7:18 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 9 min. Thoreau's Walden PondConcord Museum curator David Wood visits Walden Pond to recount Henry David Thoreau’s time ... Concord Museum curator David Wood visited Walden Pond to recount Henry David Thoreau’s time there and the lasting impact of his book. For two years, beginning in 1845, writer and transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau lived on the shores of Walden Pond. The purpose was to acquire a better appreciation of nature and find an escape from the surrounding world. He chronicled his experience in the book Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Concord, Massachusetts, from June 17-22 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.
7:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 43 min. How Trump WonBook TV sat down with Joel Pollak, senior editor-at-large at Breitbart, to talk about his book, ... Joel Pollak talked about his book, How Trump Won. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country. 8:15 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Policing the Black ManAmerican University law professor Angela Davis explores the U.S. criminal justice system’s ... Professor Angela Davis talked about her book Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment, in which she explores the U.S. criminal justice system’s impact on African American boys and men in. The book is a compilation of 12 essays by leading criminal justice scholars and legal experts on several areas of race and law, including racial profiling, implicit bias, the power of police and prosecutors, and mass incarceration. Contributing authors include Bryan Stevenson, law professor and director of the Equal Justice Institute, Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and Jeremy Travis, former president of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
9:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 10 min. Interview with Carla HaydenAn interview with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden about the upcoming National Book Festival. Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden talked about the upcoming National Book Festival. 10:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. After Words with Milo YiannopoulosJournalist Milo Yiannopoulos discusses his book, Dangerous which explores free speech. He ... Milo Yiannopoulos talked about his book Dangerous, in which he explores free speech. He was interviewed by Marji Ross, president and publisher of Regnery. 11:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 47 min. American EclipseDavid Baron reports on the solar eclipse of 1878 and the lives of three American scientists who ... David Baron talked about his book American Eclipse: A Nation’s Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World, in which he reports on the solar eclipse of 1878 and the lives of three American scientists who sought to gain knowledge and notoriety from the rare celestial event.
11:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 16 min. BreakthroughJames O’Keefe, founder and president of Project Veritas, sat down with Book TV to discuss ... James O’Keefe, founder and president of Project Veritas, talked about his book, Breakthrough: Our Guerilla War to Expose Fraud and Save Democracy. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country.
Sunday, August 20
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. Mississippi Book Festival Kickoff EventLibrarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden, is joined by Congressman Gregg Harper, Governor Phil ... Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden was joined by Representative Gregg Harper (R-MS), Governor Phil Bryant (R), Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves (R), and Speaker of the Mississippi House Philip Gunn (R) to kick off the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival. 12:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Conversation with Librarian of Congress Carla HaydenFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, the Librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden, is in ... Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden spoke with Representative Gregg Harper (R-MS).

This talk took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
1:45 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Panel Discussion on Mississippi HeritageFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, a panel of authors of the Mississippi Heritage Series ... Authors of the Mississippi Heritage Series talked about Mississippi history and its 200 years of statehood.

This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
3:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Hue, 1968From the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, Mark Bowden discusses Hue, 1968. Mark Bowden talked about his book, Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam.

This talk took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
4:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Panel Discussion on U.S. PresidentsFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, authors discuss the lives of United States presidents. Authors talked about the lives of United States Presidents.

This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
5:45 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Panel Discussion on Mississippi HistoryFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, a panel discussion on the history of Mississippi. Panelists talked about the history of Mississippi.

This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
7:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. Panel Discussion on Southern HistoryFrom the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, an author panel discussion about the events that have ... Authors talked about events that have shaped the South.

This panel took place at the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, held at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson.
8:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. The Working Class RepublicanHenry Olsen, senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, argues that Ronald Reagan not ... Henry Olsen talked about his book The Working Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism, in which he argues that Ronald Reagan not only considered himself a successor to FDR’s New Deal policy but was more progressive than President Roosevelt. In his book, he further contends that Republicans need to reconnect with Reagan’s vision of the New Deal in order to stay relevant. 9:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. Refinery TownLabor reporter Steve Early talks about the city of Richmond, California, and the efforts by its ... Labor reporter Steve Early talked about his book, Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an American City, about the city of Richmond, California, and the efforts by its citizens to transform the city and its relationship with Chevron, which dominates the economy there.
10:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 19 min. MirandaGary Stuart provides insight into the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case Miranda v. Arizona ... Gary Stuart talked about his book Miranda: The Story of America’s Right to Remain Silent, in which he provides insight into the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case Miranda v. Arizona and how it changed interactions between civilians and law enforcement.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Scottsdale, Arizona, from October 6-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications 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.
10:49 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 17 min. Not So Golden After AllLarry Gerston talks about California’s history of immigration, economy, land, and water, as ... Larry Gerston talked about his book, No So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California, about California’s history of immigration, economy, land, and water, as well as its relationship with the federal government.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in San Jose, California, from February 4-10 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.
11:06 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 9 min. Moon's Rare BooksReid Moon gives a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. Reid Moon gave a tour of his store, Moon’s Rare Books in Provo, Utah. For 30 years, Mr. Moon has been collecting rare books from all over the word. He showed items from collection, including Brigham Young’s copy of the Book of Mormon as well as an original copy of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Provo, Utah, from June 4-9 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.
11:15 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 14 min. August WilsonLaurence Glasco talks about the role of Pittsburgh’s Hill District in the life and work of ... Laurence Glasco, co-author of August Wilson: Pittsburgh Places in His Life and Plays, talked about the role of Pittsburgh’s Hill District in the life and work of playwright August Wilson. The neighborhood was home to Mr. Wilson and inspired many of his writings, including “The Pittsburgh Cycle,” which earned him two Pulitzer Prizes in the 1980s.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from September 17-23 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.
11:29 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 18 min. Orchard House and Louisa May AlcottExecutive Director Jan Turnquist gives a tour of Orchard House, providing a glimpse into the ... Executive Director Jan Turnquist gave a tour of Orchard House, providing a glimpse into the Alcott family’s life in Concord, Massachusetts. Purchased by Amos Bronson Alcott in 1857, Orchard House became the home of Mr. Alcott and his family after several years of constant moving. It was here that Bronson Alcott’s daughter, Louisa May Alcott, wrote her novel Little Women on a desk built for her by her father.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Concord, Massachusetts, from June 17-22 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.
11:48 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 9 min. Thoreau's Walden PondConcord Museum curator David Wood visits Walden Pond to recount Henry David Thoreau’s time ... Concord Museum curator David Wood visited Walden Pond to recount Henry David Thoreau’s time there and the lasting impact of his book. For two years, beginning in 1845, writer and transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau lived on the shores of Walden Pond. The purpose was to acquire a better appreciation of nature and find an escape from the surrounding world. He chronicled his experience in the book Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Concord, Massachusetts, from June 17-22 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.
12:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 38 min. After Words with Senator Jeff FlakeSenator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) talks about his book Conscience of a Conservative, in which he ... Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) talked about his book Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle, in which he calls for a return to core conservative principles. He was interviewed by S.E. Cupp. 12:40 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 28 min. Bankers and EmpireUCLA African American studies professor, James Hudson, sat down with Book TV to talk about his ... Professor James Hudson talked about his book, Bankers and Empire: How Wall Street Colonized the Caribbean. This interview, part of Book TV’s College Series, was recorded on the campus of UCLA. 1:10 PM 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.
2:20 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 10 min. Interview with Carla HaydenAn interview with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden about the upcoming National Book Festival. Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden talked about the upcoming National Book Festival. 2:30 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 30 min. Policing the Black ManAmerican University law professor Angela Davis explores the U.S. criminal justice system’s ... Professor Angela Davis talked about her book Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment, in which she explores the U.S. criminal justice system’s impact on African American boys and men in. The book is a compilation of 12 essays by leading criminal justice scholars and legal experts on several areas of race and law, including racial profiling, implicit bias, the power of police and prosecutors, and mass incarceration. Contributing authors include Bryan Stevenson, law professor and director of the Equal Justice Institute, Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and Jeremy Travis, former president of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice. 4:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 11 min. The Big LieDinesh D’Souza talks about his latest book, The Big Lie: Exposing the Nazi Roots of the ... Dinesh D’Souza talked about his book, The Big Lie: Exposing the Nazi Roots of the American Left. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country.
4:15 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 28 min. The Convenient TerroristJoseph Hickman, former soldier with the U.S. Marines and U.S. Army, talks about the capture, ... Joseph Hickman talked about his book, The Convenient Terrorist: Two Whistleblowers' Stories of Torture, Terror, Secret Wars, and CIA Lies, about the capture, torture, and detention of Abu Zubaydah. Abu Zubaydah, thought to be a high-ranking member of Al Qaeda, was captured in 2002 and has been in U.S. custody ever since, first in secret CIA prisons and then at Guantanamo Bay. Mr. Hickman took custody of Abu Zubaydah when he arrived at Guantanamo Bay in 2006. 4:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 50 min. The Great Questions of TomorrowDavid Rothkopf, CEO and editor of the FP Group, takes a look at the big questions that will arise ... David Rothkopf talked about his book The Great Questions of Tomorrow, in which he looks at the big questions that will arise following the modern technological revolution. 5:45 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 13 min. Be FierceGretchen Carlson talks about her book, Be Fierce: Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back. Gretchen Carlson talked about her book, Be Fierce: Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back.
6:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 13 min. Wild RideFortune executive editor Adam Lashinsky reports on the rise of Uber, the richest Silicon ... Adam Lashinsky talked about his book Wild Ride: Inside Uber’s Quest for World Domination, in which he reports on the rise of Uber, the richest Silicon Valley startup, and it’s CEO Travis Kalanick. Uber reports having 80 million users, operating in 77 countries, and a worth $69 billion dollars. He speaks with Kara Swisher. 7:15 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 43 min. Book Party for Carl CannonA book release party for Carl Cannon, Washington bureau chief for RealClearPolitics, who provides ... Carl Cannon delivered remarks and mingled with guests at a book party for the release of On This Date: From the Pilgrims to Today, Discovering America One Day at a Time. In his book, he provides a history of the United States through 365 events, one for each day of the calendar year. 8:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 48 min. Gerry StuddsMark Robert Schneider recounts the life of former Massachusetts Representative Gerry Studds, the ... Mark Robert Schneider talked about his book Gerry Studds: America’s First Openly Gay Congressman, in which he recounts the life of former Representative Gerry Studds (D-MA), the first openly gay member of Congress.
9:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. After Words with Milo YiannopoulosJournalist Milo Yiannopoulos discusses his book, Dangerous which explores free speech. He ... Milo Yiannopoulos talked about his book Dangerous, in which he explores free speech. He was interviewed by Marji Ross, president and publisher of Regnery. 10:00 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 16 min. BreakthroughJames O’Keefe, founder and president of Project Veritas, sat down with Book TV to discuss ... James O’Keefe, founder and president of Project Veritas, talked about his book, Breakthrough: Our Guerilla War to Expose Fraud and Save Democracy. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country. 10:20 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 47 min. American EclipseDavid Baron reports on the solar eclipse of 1878 and the lives of three American scientists who ... David Baron talked about his book American Eclipse: A Nation’s Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World, in which he reports on the solar eclipse of 1878 and the lives of three American scientists who sought to gain knowledge and notoriety from the rare celestial event.
11:10 PM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 43 min. How Trump WonBook TV sat down with Joel Pollak, senior editor-at-large at Breitbart, to talk about his book, ... Joel Pollak talked about his book, How Trump Won. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country.
Monday, August 21
12:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 2 min. After Words with Milo YiannopoulosJournalist Milo Yiannopoulos discusses his book, Dangerous which explores free speech. He ... Milo Yiannopoulos talked about his book Dangerous, in which he explores free speech. He was interviewed by Marji Ross, president and publisher of Regnery. 1:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 28 min. Bankers and EmpireUCLA African American studies professor, James Hudson, sat down with Book TV to talk about his ... Professor James Hudson talked about his book, Bankers and Empire: How Wall Street Colonized the Caribbean. This interview, part of Book TV’s College Series, was recorded on the campus of UCLA. 1:30 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 8 min. Ways of GraceFormer professional tennis player, James Blake, provides a history of political activism and ... Former professional tennis player James Blake talked about his book Ways of Grace: Stories of Activism, Adversity, and How Sports Can Bring Us Together, in which he provides a history of political activism and professional athletes. The author, who was mistakenly handcuffed by a police man in New York City in 2015, offers his thoughts on the role athletes can play in championing political and social movements. Mr. Blake co-wrote the book with Carol Taylor.
2:40 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 18 min. ObamaPete Souza, chief official White House photographer for President Obama, recalls his eight years ... Pete Souza, chief official White House photographer for President Obama, talked about his book Obama: An Intimate Portrait, in which he recalls his eight years photographing the president. 3:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. After Words with Milo YiannopoulosJournalist Milo Yiannopoulos discusses his book, Dangerous which explores free speech. He ... Milo Yiannopoulos talked about his book Dangerous, in which he explores free speech. He was interviewed by Marji Ross, president and publisher of Regnery. 4:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 44 min. The GatekeeperKathyrn Smith looks at the life of Marguerirte “Missy” Lehand, considered President ... Kathyrn Smith talked about her book The Gatekeeper: Missy LeHand, FDR, and the Untold Story of the Partnership That Defined a Presidency, in which she looks at the life of Marguerirte “Missy” Lehand, considered President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s closest personal and professional confidante. She spoke at the Roosevelt Reading Festival.
4:45 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 30 min. Job CreationAndy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump’s first nominee for Labor ... Andy Puzder, former CEO of CKE Restaurants and President Trump’s first nominee for Labor Secretary, talked about his book, Job Creation: How It Really Works and Why Government Doesn’t Understand It. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, one of the largest libertarian conferences in the country. 5:15 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 42 min. Book Party for Carl CannonA book release party for Carl Cannon, Washington bureau chief for RealClearPolitics, who provides ... Carl Cannon delivered remarks and mingled with guests at a book party for the release of On This Date: From the Pilgrims to Today, Discovering America One Day at a Time. In his book, he provides a history of the United States through 365 events, one for each day of the calendar year. 6:00 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 1 hr. 41 min. The Road to SomewhereDavid Goodhart, founder and former editor of Prospect magazine, talks about the ... David Goodhart, founder and former editor of Prospect magazine, talked about his book, The Road to Somewhere: The Populist Revolt and the Future of Politics, about the “values divide” in England that led to Brexit.
7:45 AM EDT on C-SPAN2Approx. 10 min. BunkKevin Young, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, talks about his book, ... Kevin Young, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, talked about his book, Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Post-Facts, and Fake News. He was interviewed at BookExpo America, the publishing industry’s annual trade show.