Book TV Schedule

Week of November 22 through November 29

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, November 23
8:01 AM ESTApprox. 48 min.Frank Bennack, "Leave Something on the Table"Frank Bennack, Executive Vice Chairman and former CEO of Hearst, talked about his life and career ... Frank Bennack, Executive Vice Chairman and former CEO of Hearst, talked about his life and career in the media. 8:49 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.Richard Brookhiser, "Give Me Liberty"Historian Richard Brookhiser provided a history of America through thirteen documents, including ... Historian Richard Brookhiser provided a history of America through thirteen documents, including the Constitution and Declaration of Independence. 9:51 AM ESTApprox. 8 min.What Are You Reading with Senator Marsha BlackburnSen. Marsha Blackburn shared her reading list with Book TV. Sen. Marsha Blackburn shared her reading list with Book TV.
9:59 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.Nikki Haley, "With All Due Respect"Nikki Haley recounted her time as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations in the Trump ... Nikki Haley recounted her time as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations in the Trump administration. 11:01 AM ESTApprox. 3 hr. 32 min.LIVE 2019 Miami Book FairBookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair. BookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair. 2:33 PM ESTApprox. 5 min.Rich Lowry, "The Case for Nationalism"National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism. National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism.
2:38 PM ESTApprox. 3 hr. 52 min.LIVE 2019 Miami Book FairBookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair. BookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair. 6:30 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 12 min.Rich Lowry, "The Case for Nationalism"National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism. National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism. 7:42 PM ESTApprox. 3 min.What Are You Reading with House Speaker Nancy PelosiHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi shared her reading list with Book TV. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi shared her reading list with Book TV.
7:45 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 12 min.David Silverman, "This Land Is Their Land"George Washington University history professor David Silverman recalled the peace treaty between ... George Washington University history professor David Silverman recalled the peace treaty between the Plymouth colony and the Wampanoag tribe that started in 1621 and lasted until 1675 and included the "First Thanksgiving." 8:57 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.John Kasich, "It's Up to Us"Former Ohio governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich offered his thoughts on how ... Former Ohio governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich offered his thoughts on how to bring about political change in local communities. 10:02 PM ESTApprox. 58 min.Anonymous, "A Warning" RoundtableJournalists Jeff Mason and Gerald Seib discussed "A Warning" which provides a behind the scenes ... Journalists Jeff Mason and Gerald Seib discussed "A Warning" which provides a behind the scenes look at the Donald Trump presidency from an anonymous source.
11:00 PM ESTApprox. 55 min.Ryan Manion & Heather Kelly, "The Knock at the Door"Ryan Manion and Heather Kelly talked about the experience of losing a family member in a war. Ryan Manion and Heather Kelly talked about the experience of losing a family member in a war. 11:55 PM ESTApprox. 51 min.Mitch Landrieu, "In the Shadow of Statues"Former New Orleans mayor Mitch Landrieu discussed his decision to remove four Confederate statues ... Former New Orleans mayor Mitch Landrieu discussed his decision to remove four Confederate statues from city grounds in 2017.
Sunday, November 24
12:46 AM ESTApprox. 4 min.What Are You Reading with Senator John BoozmanSenator John Boozman (R-AR) shared his reading list with Book TV. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) shared his reading list with Book TV. 12:50 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr.Jackie Gingrich Cushman, "Our Broken America"Syndicated columnist Jackie Gingrich Cushman shared her thoughts on how to move the country from ... Syndicated columnist Jackie Gingrich Cushman shared her thoughts on how to move the country from political polarization and back to finding common ground. 1:50 AM ESTApprox. 16 min.Interview with Lauren Duca, "How to Start a Revolution"Book TV talked with political columnist Lauren Duca about the rise in political engagement amongst ... Book TV talked with political columnist Lauren Duca about the rise in political engagement amongst millennials.
2:06 AM ESTApprox. 39 min.Senator Tom Cotton R-AR, "Sacred Duty"Republican Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas provided a history of Arlington National Cemetery and ... Republican Senator Tom Cotton of Arkansas provided a history of Arlington National Cemetery and offered an inside look at the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment at Arlington, which oversees the funerals and ceremonies at the Cemetery. 2:45 AM ESTApprox. 15 min.Interview with Leonard Pitts, "The Last Thing You Surrender"Book TV talked to author and Miami Herald opinion columnist Leonard Pitts about his novel on race ... Book TV talked to author and Miami Herald opinion columnist Leonard Pitts about his novel on race and World War II. 3:00 AM ESTApprox. 51 min.William Hyland, "George Mason"Author William Hyland recalled the life and influence of founding father George Mason. Author William Hyland recalled the life and influence of founding father George Mason.
3:51 AM ESTApprox. 9 min.What Are You Reading with Senator Marsha BlackburnSen. Marsha Blackburn shared her reading list with Book TV. Sen. Marsha Blackburn shared her reading list with Book TV. 4:00 AM ESTApprox. 45 min.Susan Rice, "Tough Love"Former Obama administration National Security Advisor & UN Ambassador Susan Rice discussed her ... Former Obama administration National Security Advisor & UN Ambassador Susan Rice discussed her life and career in American diplomacy and foreign policy. 4:45 AM ESTApprox. 36 min.Call-in with Patrick Deneen, "Why Liberalism Failed"Patrick Deneen, chair of Constitutional Studies at the University of Notre Dame, took viewer phone ... Patrick Deneen, chair of Constitutional Studies at the University of Notre Dame, took viewer phone calls about liberalism and the current state of American politics.
5:21 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 15 min.Rich Lowry, "The Case for Nationalism"National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism. National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism. 6:36 AM ESTApprox. 4 min.What Are You Reading with Representative John GaramendiRep. John Garamendi (D-CA) shared his reading list with Book TV. Rep. John Garamendi (D-CA) shared his reading list with Book TV. 6:40 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 11 min.Author Discussion on Race in AmericaAuthors Ibram Kendi, "How to Be an Antiracist," Sarah Broom, "The Yellow House," and Mitchell ... Authors Ibram Kendi, "How to Be an Antiracist," Sarah Broom, "The Yellow House," and Mitchell Jackson, "Survival Math," offered their thoughts on race in America.
7:51 AM ESTApprox. 9 min.Bradford Kane, "Pitchfork Populism"Political analyst Bradford Kane examined the influence of populism on American politics. Political analyst Bradford Kane examined the influence of populism on American politics. 8:00 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 1 min.Richard Brookhiser, "Give Me Liberty"Historian Richard Brookhiser provided a history of America through thirteen documents, including ... Historian Richard Brookhiser provided a history of America through thirteen documents, including the Constitution and Declaration of Independence. 9:01 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 28 min.David Horowitz, "Mortality and Faith"David Horowitz discussed his life as a political activist, first as a 60's radical, then as a ... David Horowitz discussed his life as a political activist, first as a 60's radical, then as a conservative, and his religious faith.
10:29 AM ESTApprox. 4 hr. 58 min.LIVE 2019 Miami Book FairBookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair. BookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair. 3:27 PM ESTApprox. 5 min.Rich Lowry, "The Case for Nationalism"National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism. National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism. 3:32 PM ESTApprox. 2 hr. 48 min.LIVE 2019 Miami Book FairBookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair. BookTV presents coverage of the 2019 Miami Book Fair.
6:20 PM ESTApprox. 10 min.What Are You Reading with Senator Marsha BlackburnSen. Marsha Blackburn shared her reading list with Book TV. Sen. Marsha Blackburn shared her reading list with Book TV. 6:30 PM ESTApprox. 15 min.Mike Purdy, "101 Presidential Insults"Presidential historian Mike Purdy discussed some of the insults presidents have traded throughout ... Presidential historian Mike Purdy discussed some of the insults presidents have traded throughout history. 6:45 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.John Kasich, "It's Up to Us"Former Ohio governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich offered his thoughts on how ... Former Ohio governor and Republican presidential candidate John Kasich offered his thoughts on how to bring about political change in local communities.
7:50 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 10 min.Karen Armstrong, "The Lost Art of Scripture"Theologian Karen Armstrong argued that religious texts have been misused by fundamentalists ... Theologian Karen Armstrong argued that religious texts have been misused by fundamentalists through narrow and literal readings. 9:00 PM ESTApprox. 59 min.Anonymous, "A Warning" RoundtableJournalists Jeff Mason and Gerald Seib discussed "A Warning" which provides a behind the scenes ... Journalists Jeff Mason and Gerald Seib discussed "A Warning" which provides a behind the scenes look at the Donald Trump presidency from an anonymous source. 9:59 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 31 min.2019 National Book AwardsBook TV presented coverage of the 70th annual National Book Awards. Book TV presented coverage of the 70th annual National Book Awards.
11:30 PM ESTApprox. 30 min.Hyrum Lewis, "There Is a God"Hyrum Lewis, professor of history at BYU Idaho, talked about his book, "There Is a God: How to ... Hyrum Lewis, professor of history at BYU Idaho, talked about his book, "There Is a God: How to Respond to Atheism in the Last Days."
Monday, November 25
12:00 AM ESTApprox. 42 min.Ryan Manion & Heather Kelly, "The Knock at the Door"Ryan Manion and Heather Kelly talked about the experience of losing a family member in a war. Ryan Manion and Heather Kelly talked about the experience of losing a family member in a war. 12:42 AM ESTApprox. 12 min.Robby Soave, "Panic Attack"Robby Soave, associate editor at Reason.com, discussed his book, "Panic Attack," about millennial ... Robby Soave, associate editor at Reason.com, discussed his book, "Panic Attack," about millennial activism since the election of Donald Trump. 12:54 AM ESTApprox. 6 min.Mark Mauer, "The Meaning of Life"Mark Mauer, executive director of The Sentencing Project, argued against life sentences. Mark Mauer, executive director of The Sentencing Project, argued against life sentences.
1:00 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 15 min.Author Discussion on MemoirsAuthors Emily Bernard, "Black is the Body," Carolyn Forche, "What You Have Heard is True," and ... Authors Emily Bernard, "Black is the Body," Carolyn Forche, "What You Have Heard is True," and Dani Shapiro, "Inheritance," discussed their respective memoirs. 2:15 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr.Nikki Haley, "With All Due Respect"Nikki Haley recounted her time as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations in the Trump ... Nikki Haley recounted her time as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations in the Trump administration. 3:15 AM ESTApprox. 48 min.Jonathan Safran Foer, "We Are the Weather"Jonathan Safran Foer explained how people's food choices can affect climate change. Jonathan Safran Foer explained how people's food choices can affect climate change.
4:03 AM ESTApprox. 45 min.Liz Wheeler, "Tipping Points - How to Topple the Left's House of Cards"One America News Networks host Liz Wheeler offered her thoughts on how to debate the Left. One America News Networks host Liz Wheeler offered her thoughts on how to debate the Left. 4:48 AM ESTApprox. 32 min.Call-in with Eleanor Randolph, "The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg"Journalist Eleanor Randolph took viewer phone calls about former New York City mayor Michael ... Journalist Eleanor Randolph took viewer phone calls about former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg. 5:20 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 12 min.Rich Lowry, "The Case for Nationalism"National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism. National Review editor Rich Lowry made his case for the positive contributions of nationalism.
6:32 AM ESTApprox. 9 min.What Are You Reading with Senator Marsha BlackburnSen. Marsha Blackburn shared her reading list with Book TV. Sen. Marsha Blackburn shared her reading list with Book TV. 6:41 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 19 min.Author Discussion on American IntelligenceAuthors Philip Mudd, "Black Site," Malcolm Nance, "The Plot to Betray America," and Josh Campbell, ... Authors Philip Mudd, "Black Site," Malcolm Nance, "The Plot to Betray America," and Josh Campbell, "Crossfire Hurricane," weighed in on the current state of American intelligence.