Book TV Schedule

Week of October 11 through October 18

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, October 13
8:01 AM EDTApprox. 2 hr. 59 min.In Depth In Depth with Geraldine BrooksOur 2018 Fiction Edition of In Depth continued with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Geraldine ... Our 2018 Fiction Edition of In Depth continued with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Geraldine Brooks. Her books include "March," "Caleb's Crossing," and, most recently, "The Secret Chord." 11:00 AM EDTApprox. 30 min.Charles Sauer, Profit MotiveMarket Institute founder and president Charles Sauer talks about his book, "Profit Motive: What ... Market Institute founder and president Charles Sauer talks about his book, "Profit Motive: What Drives the Things We Do." 11:30 AM EDTApprox. 3 hr. 57 min.LIVE 2018 Wisconsin Book FestivalBookTV presents coverage of the 2018 Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison with author programs and ... BookTV presents coverage of the 2018 Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison with author programs and viewer call-in segments.
3:27 PM EDTApprox. 33 min.Kurt Schlichter, Militant NormalsTownhall columnist Kurt Schlichter examined the state of politics in America. Townhall columnist Kurt Schlichter examined the state of politics in America. 4:00 PM EDTApprox. 6 hr.LIVE 2018 Wisconsin Book FestivalBookTV presents coverage of the 2018 Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison with author programs and ... BookTV presents coverage of the 2018 Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison with author programs and viewer call-in segments. 10:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Gina Loudon, Mad PoliticsGina Loudon, Fox News guest analyst and member of the Trump 2020 Campaign Media Advisory Board, ... Gina Loudon, Fox News guest analyst and member of the Trump 2020 Campaign Media Advisory Board, offered her analysis of the current political climate. She's interviewed by Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX).
11:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Kurt Schlichter, Militant NormalsTownhall columnist Kurt Schlichter examined the state of politics in America. Townhall columnist Kurt Schlichter examined the state of politics in America.
Sunday, October 14
12:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 23 min.Pardeep Singh Kaleka & Arno Michaelis, The Gift Of Our WoundsPardeep Singh Kaleka discussed his book, "The Gift of Our Wounds: A Sikh and a Former White ... Pardeep Singh Kaleka discussed his book, "The Gift of Our Wounds: A Sikh and a Former White Supremacist Find Forgiveness After Hate," at the Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. 1:23 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 18 min.Tommy Thompson and Doug Moe, TommyFormer Wisconsin governor Tommy Thompson recounted his time in office. He spoke at the Wisconsin ... Former Wisconsin governor Tommy Thompson recounted his time in office. He spoke at the Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. 2:41 AM EDTApprox. 55 min.Margaret Hagerman, White KidsMargaret Hagerman, sociology professor at Mississippi State University, discussed her book, "White ... Margaret Hagerman, sociology professor at Mississippi State University, discussed her book, "White Kids: Growing Up Privilege in a Racially Divided America." She spoke at the Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison.
3:36 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 21 min.Dan Kaufman, The Fall of WisconsinDan Kaufman reported on the Republican takeover of Wisconsin and the Democrats working to reclaim ... Dan Kaufman reported on the Republican takeover of Wisconsin and the Democrats working to reclaim seats in the state House and Senate. He spoke at the Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. 4:57 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 18 min.Donna Freitas, Consent on Campus'Donna Frietas talked about sexual abuse on college campuses. She spoke at the Wisconsin Book ... Donna Frietas talked about sexual abuse on college campuses. She spoke at the Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. 6:15 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 21 min.Rebecca Traister, Good and MadRebecca Traister talked about how women's anger has been used to create transformative political ... Rebecca Traister talked about how women's anger has been used to create transformative political movements throughout history. She spoke at the Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison.
7:36 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 24 min.Carol Anderson, One Person, No VoteEmory University African American Studies chair Carol Anderson provided a history of voter ... Emory University African American Studies chair Carol Anderson provided a history of voter suppression. She spoke at the Wisconsin Book Festival in Madison. 9:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Andy Puzder, The Capitalist ComebackFormer CEO of Carl's Jr., Andy Puzder, discussed his book, "The Capitalist Comeback." Former CEO of Carl's Jr., Andy Puzder, discussed his book, "The Capitalist Comeback." 10:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Phyllis Chesler, A Politically Incorrect FeministPhyllis Chesler reflected on her work in the feminist movement and highlights some of its key ... Phyllis Chesler reflected on her work in the feminist movement and highlights some of its key figures.
11:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 1 min.David Quammen, The Tangled TreeDavid Quammen reported on recent discoveries in molecular biology and how they affect our ... David Quammen reported on recent discoveries in molecular biology and how they affect our understanding of evolution. 12:01 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.After Words Rebecca Traister, Good and MadNew York Magazine's Rebecca Traister traced the history of female anger and how it has fueled ... New York Magazine's Rebecca Traister traced the history of female anger and how it has fueled political movements. She's interviewed by Brittany Cooper, Rutgers University Women's & Gender Studies professor and author of "Eloquent Rage." 1:03 PM EDTApprox. 52 min.Carol Adams, Protest KitchenCarol Adams talked about her book, "Protest Kitchen: Fight Injustice, Save the Planet, and Fuel ... Carol Adams talked about her book, "Protest Kitchen: Fight Injustice, Save the Planet, and Fuel for Resistance One Meal at a Time," at the Baltimore Book Festival's Radical Bookfair Pavilion.
1:55 PM EDTApprox. 48 min.Bettye Blaize & Terrence Woods, Doing Time with My SonBettye Blaize and Terrence White discussed their book, "Doing Time with My Son: A Mother and Son's ... Bettye Blaize and Terrence White discussed their book, "Doing Time with My Son: A Mother and Son's Enduring Love Through Incarceration," at the Baltimore Book Festival's Radical Bookfair Pavilion. 2:43 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Chandra Talpade Mohanty and Linda Carty, Feminist Freedom WarriorsChandra Talpade Mohanty and Linda Carty talked about their book, "Feminist Freedom Warriors: ... Chandra Talpade Mohanty and Linda Carty talked about their book, "Feminist Freedom Warriors: Genealogies, Justice, Politics, and Hope," at the Baltimore Book Festival's Radical Bookfair Pavilion. 3:43 PM EDTApprox. 53 min.Charlene Carruthers, UnapologeticBlack Youth Project 100 director Charlene Carruthers offered her thoughts on how to shift ... Black Youth Project 100 director Charlene Carruthers offered her thoughts on how to shift mainstream ideas on race, gender, and class. She spoke at the Baltimore Book Festival's Radical Bookfair Pavilion.
4:36 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 8 min.William Anderson, As Black as ResistanceWilliam Anderson discussed his book, "As Black as Resistance: Finding the Conditions for ... William Anderson discussed his book, "As Black as Resistance: Finding the Conditions for Liberation," at the Baltimore Book Festival's Radical Bookfair Pavilion. 5:44 PM EDTApprox. 50 min.Kurt Schlichter, Militant NormalsTownhall columnist Kurt Schlichter examined the state of politics in America. Townhall columnist Kurt Schlichter examined the state of politics in America. 6:34 PM EDTApprox. 26 min.Charles Sauer, Profit MotiveMarket Institute founder and president Charles Sauer talks about his book, "Profit Motive: What ... Market Institute founder and president Charles Sauer talks about his book, "Profit Motive: What Drives the Things We Do."
7:00 PM EDTApprox. 46 min.Keach Hagey, The King of ContentWall Street Journal reporter Keach Hagey recounted the life and career of Sumner Redstone, whose ... Wall Street Journal reporter Keach Hagey recounted the life and career of Sumner Redstone, whose media empire includes CBS, Viacom, Simon & Schuster, and Showcase Cinemas. 7:46 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 15 min.Shane Bauer, American PrisonMother Jones senior reporter Shane Bauer offered an inside look at American prisons after spending ... Mother Jones senior reporter Shane Bauer offered an inside look at American prisons after spending 4 months working undercover as a corrections officer in a Louisiana prison. 9:01 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Gina Loudon, Mad PoliticsGina Loudon, Fox News guest analyst and member of the Trump 2020 Campaign Media Advisory Board, ... Gina Loudon, Fox News guest analyst and member of the Trump 2020 Campaign Media Advisory Board, offered her analysis of the current political climate. She's interviewed by Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX).
10:01 PM EDTApprox. 59 min.David Auerbach, Bitwise, A Life in CodeSoftware Engineer David Auerbach described how algorithms and computers inform our understanding ... Software Engineer David Auerbach described how algorithms and computers inform our understanding of the world. 11:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.Sean Wilentz, No Property in ManPrinceton University American history professor Sean Wilentz looked at the framers of the ... Princeton University American history professor Sean Wilentz looked at the framers of the Constitution and slavery.
Monday, October 15
12:02 AM EDTApprox. 59 min.After Words Gina Loudon, Mad PoliticsGina Loudon, Fox News guest analyst and member of the Trump 2020 Campaign Media Advisory Board, ... Gina Loudon, Fox News guest analyst and member of the Trump 2020 Campaign Media Advisory Board, offered her analysis of the current political climate. She's interviewed by Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX). 1:01 AM EDTApprox. 50 min.Neal Bascomb, The Escape ArtistsNeal Bascomb recounted a group of Allied prisoners who escaped a German POW camp in 1918, digging ... Neal Bascomb recounted a group of Allied prisoners who escaped a German POW camp in 1918, digging a tunnel for several months and then traveling 150 miles to Holland. 1:51 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 9 min.Earl Swift, Chesapeake RequiemEarl Swift reported on Virginia's Tangier Island located in the Chesapeake Bay. The island is home ... Earl Swift reported on Virginia's Tangier Island located in the Chesapeake Bay. The island is home to over 400 people and is projected to be uninhabitable due to rising sea levels within the next 50 years.
3:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Gina Loudon, Mad PoliticsGina Loudon, Fox News guest analyst and member of the Trump 2020 Campaign Media Advisory Board, ... Gina Loudon, Fox News guest analyst and member of the Trump 2020 Campaign Media Advisory Board, offered her analysis of the current political climate. She's interviewed by Representative Louie Gohmert (R-TX). 4:00 AM EDTApprox. 45 min.Matthew Hennessey, Zero Hour for Gen XThe Wall Street Journal's Matthew Hennessey examined the role Generation X will play in America's ... The Wall Street Journal's Matthew Hennessey examined the role Generation X will play in America's future. 4:45 AM EDTApprox. 46 min.Mary Jo McConahay, The Tango WarJournalist Mary Jo McConahay provided a history of Latin American involvement in World War II, as ... Journalist Mary Jo McConahay provided a history of Latin American involvement in World War II, as both the Allied and the Axis powers vied for its support.
5:31 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 29 min.Jose Andres, We Fed an IslandChef Jose Andres talked about the efforts of the World Central Kitchen to feed the people of ... Chef Jose Andres talked about the efforts of the World Central Kitchen to feed the people of Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. 7:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.P.J. O'Rourke, None of My BusinessSatirist P.J. O'Rourke talked about American business, investment, and finance. Satirist P.J. O'Rourke talked about American business, investment, and finance.