Book TV Schedule

Week of February 14 through February 21

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, February 15
8:01 AM ESTApprox. 58 min.Fred Hochberg, "Trade Is Not a Four Letter Word"Fred Hochberg, former chairman of the Export-Import Bank, talked about the benefits of trading ... Fred Hochberg, former chairman of the Export-Import Bank, talked about the benefits of trading with other countries. 8:59 AM ESTApprox. 56 min.LIVE 2020 Savannah Book FestivalBook TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. Book TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. 9:55 AM ESTApprox. 9 min.After Words Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She ... Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA).
10:04 AM ESTApprox. 11 min.April Ryan, "Under Fire"White House reporter April Ryan provided an inside look at covering the Trump Administration. White House reporter April Ryan provided an inside look at covering the Trump Administration. 10:15 AM ESTApprox. 42 min.LIVE 2020 Savannah Book FestivalBook TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. Book TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. 10:57 AM ESTApprox. 10 min.Yuval Levin, "A Time to Build"American Enterprise Institute director Yuval Levin offered his thoughts on how Americans can ... American Enterprise Institute director Yuval Levin offered his thoughts on how Americans can rebuild commitment to their communities and institutions.
11:07 AM ESTApprox. 10 min.Diane Rehm, " When My Time Comes"Radio host Diane Rehm offered her thoughts on end-of-life care. Radio host Diane Rehm offered her thoughts on end-of-life care. 11:17 AM ESTApprox. 14 min.After Words Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She ... Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA). 11:31 AM ESTApprox. 56 min.LIVE 2020 Savannah Book FestivalBook TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. Book TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival.
12:27 PM ESTApprox. 8 min.April Ryan, "Under Fire"White House reporter April Ryan provided an inside look at covering the Trump Administration. White House reporter April Ryan provided an inside look at covering the Trump Administration. 12:35 PM ESTApprox. 9 min.After Words Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She ... Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA). 12:44 PM ESTApprox. 48 min.LIVE 2020 Savannah Book FestivalBook TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. Book TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival.
1:32 PM ESTApprox. 10 min.Diane Rehm, " When My Time Comes"Radio host Diane Rehm offered her thoughts on end-of-life care. Radio host Diane Rehm offered her thoughts on end-of-life care. 1:42 PM ESTApprox. 9 min.Yuval Levin, "A Time to Build"American Enterprise Institute director Yuval Levin offered his thoughts on how Americans can ... American Enterprise Institute director Yuval Levin offered his thoughts on how Americans can rebuild commitment to their communities and institutions. 1:51 PM ESTApprox. 10 min.After Words Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She ... Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA).
2:01 PM ESTApprox. 54 min.LIVE 2020 Savannah Book FestivalBook TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. Book TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. 2:55 PM ESTApprox. 20 min.April Ryan, "Under Fire"White House reporter April Ryan provided an inside look at covering the Trump Administration. White House reporter April Ryan provided an inside look at covering the Trump Administration. 3:15 PM ESTApprox. 55 min.LIVE 2020 Savannah Book FestivalBook TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. Book TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival.
4:10 PM ESTApprox. 9 min.Diane Rehm, " When My Time Comes"Radio host Diane Rehm offered her thoughts on end-of-life care. Radio host Diane Rehm offered her thoughts on end-of-life care. 4:19 PM ESTApprox. 11 min.Yuval Levin, "A Time to Build"American Enterprise Institute director Yuval Levin offered his thoughts on how Americans can ... American Enterprise Institute director Yuval Levin offered his thoughts on how Americans can rebuild commitment to their communities and institutions. 4:30 PM ESTApprox. 59 min.LIVE 2020 Savannah Book FestivalBook TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival. Book TV presents coverage of the 2020 Savannah Book Festival.
5:29 PM ESTApprox. 56 min.C-SPAN Cities Tour Visits Amarillo, TexasC-SPAN Cities Tour visited Amarillo, Texas to feature local authors and explore its literary ... C-SPAN Cities Tour visited Amarillo, Texas to feature local authors and explore its literary scene. 6:25 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 4 min.Finn Brunton, "Digital Cash"New York University media, culture, and communication professor Finn Brunton talked about digital ... New York University media, culture, and communication professor Finn Brunton talked about digital currencies. 7:29 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 22 min.Peter Andreas, "Killer High"Brown University's Peter Andreas talked about the relationship between six drugs - alcohol, ... Brown University's Peter Andreas talked about the relationship between six drugs - alcohol, tobacco, caffeine, opium, amphetamines, and cocaine - and war.
8:51 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 8 min.Philip Rucker and Carol Leonnig, "A Very Stable Genius"Washington Post reporters Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker documented the presidency of Donald ... Washington Post reporters Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker documented the presidency of Donald Trump. 9:59 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She ... Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA). 10:59 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.Susan Hennessey and Benjamin Wittes, "Unmaking the Presidency"Brookings Institution fellows Susan Hennessey and Benjamin Wittes discussed the office of the ... Brookings Institution fellows Susan Hennessey and Benjamin Wittes discussed the office of the president and presidential misconduct.
Sunday, February 16
12:01 AM ESTApprox. 53 min.Robert Wilson, "Barnum"Robert Wilson, editor of The American Scholar, recounted the life of 19th century showman P.T. ... Robert Wilson, editor of The American Scholar, recounted the life of 19th century showman P.T. Barnum, the co-founder of the Barnum & Bailey Circus. 12:54 AM ESTApprox. 6 min.Jeanne Safer, "I Love You, But I Hate Your Politics"Psychotherapist Jeanne Safer discussed how political differences are hurting personal ... Psychotherapist Jeanne Safer discussed how political differences are hurting personal relationships and offers remedies to the problem. 1:00 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr.Yuval Levin, "A Time to Build"American Enterprise Institute director Yuval Levin offered his thoughts on how Americans can ... American Enterprise Institute director Yuval Levin offered his thoughts on how Americans can rebuild commitment to their communities and institutions.
2:00 AM ESTApprox. 38 min.Amy Teitel, "Fighting for Space"Space historian Amy Teitel discussed women in space. Space historian Amy Teitel discussed women in space. 2:38 AM ESTApprox. 23 min.Nick Gerlich, "A Matter of Time - Route 66 Through the Lens of Change"Ride along with Nick Gerlich, author of, "A Matter of Time- Route 66 Through the Lens of Change", ... Ride along with Nick Gerlich, author of, "A Matter of Time- Route 66 Through the Lens of Change", as he talks about landmarks from the highway that still exist today. 3:01 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 19 min.Kathryn Sullivan, "Handprints on Hubble"Astronaut Kathryn Sullivan recalled her career NASA, including being the first woman to walk in ... Astronaut Kathryn Sullivan recalled her career NASA, including being the first woman to walk in space.
4:20 AM ESTApprox. 55 min.Robert Bilott, "Exposure"Environmental lawyer Robert Bilott chronicled his 20-year legal battle against DuPont. Environmental lawyer Robert Bilott chronicled his 20-year legal battle against DuPont. 5:15 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr.Charles Murray, "Human Diversity"Charles Murray explored the genetics and neuroscience of human differences. Charles Murray explored the genetics and neuroscience of human differences. 6:15 AM ESTApprox. 45 min.Kent Garrett and Jeanne Ellsworth, "The Last Negroes at Harvard "Ken Garrett and Jeanne Ellsworth looked back at the journeys of 18 black men who were admitted ... Ken Garrett and Jeanne Ellsworth looked back at the journeys of 18 black men who were admitted into Harvard in 1959 during the civil rights movement.
7:00 AM ESTApprox. 15 min.Amarillo, Texas MayorAmarillo, Texas Mayor Ginger Nelson talked about the development of the city and its impact on the ... Amarillo, Texas Mayor Ginger Nelson talked about the development of the city and its impact on the Texas Panhandle. 7:15 AM ESTApprox. 46 min.Lynne Cheney and Karl Rove on the Bush AdministrationFormer Second Lady Lynne Cheney and former presidential adviser Karl Rove reflected on the George ... Former Second Lady Lynne Cheney and former presidential adviser Karl Rove reflected on the George W. Bush administration. 8:01 AM ESTApprox. 9 min.Amy Von Lintel, "Georgia O'Keeffe's Wartime Texas Letters"In 1912, at age 24, artist Georgia O'Keeffe left the east coast and headed west to the Texas ... In 1912, at age 24, artist Georgia O'Keeffe left the east coast and headed west to the Texas panhandle. In her book, "Georgia O'Keeffe's Wartime Texas Letters," Amy Von Lintel examined the artist's collection of correspondence she composed during her time in Texas. Ms. Von Lintel described how O'Keeffe's letters portray an independent, progressive woman who openly shared her thoughts on western American and WWI.
8:10 AM ESTApprox. 51 min.Edward Larson, "Franklin & Washington"Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Edward Larson detailed the partnership between George Washington ... Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Edward Larson detailed the partnership between George Washington and Benjamin Franklin. 9:01 AM ESTApprox. 9 min.Claudia Stuart, "African Americans in Amarillo"In her book, "African Americans in Amarillo," Claudia Stuart talked about the effect of black ... In her book, "African Americans in Amarillo," Claudia Stuart talked about the effect of black leaders and pioneers in Amarillo, Texas including how the establishment of churches facilitated the growth of the black community. 9:10 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 19 min.Ezra Klein, "Why We're Polarized"Vox co-founder Ezra Klein looked into America's political divide. Vox co-founder Ezra Klein looked into America's political divide.
10:29 AM ESTApprox. 52 min.C-SPAN Cities Tour Visits Amarillo, TexasC-SPAN Cities Tour visited Amarillo, Texas to feature local authors and explore its literary ... C-SPAN Cities Tour visited Amarillo, Texas to feature local authors and explore its literary scene. 11:21 AM ESTApprox. 9 min.After Words Mollie Hemingway and Carrie Severino, "Justice on Trial"The Federalist's Mollie Hemingway and Judicial Crisis Network's Carrie Severino examined the ... The Federalist's Mollie Hemingway and Judicial Crisis Network's Carrie Severino examined the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and the future of the Court. They were interviewed by Los Angeles Times Supreme Court correspondent David Savage. 11:30 AM ESTApprox. 30 min.Christopher Knowlton, "Bubble in the Sun"Author Christopher Knowlton recounted the migration of millions of people to Florida in the 1920s ... Author Christopher Knowlton recounted the migration of millions of people to Florida in the 1920s and the development of the state's wetlands.
12:00 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Howard Bryant, "Full Dissidence"ESPN.com senior writer Howard Bryant offered his thoughts on sports, politics, and race in ... ESPN.com senior writer Howard Bryant offered his thoughts on sports, politics, and race in America. He was interviewed by author and former NBA player Etan Thomas. 1:00 PM ESTApprox. 46 min.Author Discussion on Partisan PoliticsAuthor and Atlantic magazine national correspondent James Fallow; former George W. Bush senior ... Author and Atlantic magazine national correspondent James Fallow; former George W. Bush senior adviser Karl Rove; and New York Times columnist Bret Stephens discussed partisan politics. 1:46 PM ESTApprox. 46 min.Tim McGraw and Jon Meacham, "Songs of America"Musician Tim McGraw and Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham provided a history of ... Musician Tim McGraw and Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham provided a history of American history through song.
2:32 PM ESTApprox. 46 min.Bud Selig, "For the Good of the Game"Former Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig recounted his tenure and offered his thoughts ... Former Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig recounted his tenure and offered his thoughts on how baseball can change to remain relevant in the future. He was joined in conversation by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin. 3:18 PM ESTApprox. 6 min.C-SPAN Cities Tour Visits Amarillo, TexasC-SPAN Cities Tour visited Amarillo, Texas to feature local authors and explore its literary ... C-SPAN Cities Tour visited Amarillo, Texas to feature local authors and explore its literary scene. 3:24 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 1 min.Michael Lind, "The New Class War"University of Texas professor Michael Lind argued that democracies are being unraveled by a new ... University of Texas professor Michael Lind argued that democracies are being unraveled by a new class war.
4:25 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Lorien Pratt, "Link"Lorien Pratt discussed the next level of artificial intelligence that involves decision making. Lorien Pratt discussed the next level of artificial intelligence that involves decision making. 5:30 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr.Bradford Kane, "Pitchfork Populism"Political analyst Bradford Kane offered his thoughts on the future of America's political ... Political analyst Bradford Kane offered his thoughts on the future of America's political landscape following the Trump presidency. 6:30 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.Chip Walter, "Immortality, Inc"Chip Walter reported on the science and business of anti-aging. Chip Walter reported on the science and business of anti-aging.
7:32 PM ESTApprox. 8 min.Amy Von Lintel, "Georgia O'Keeffe's Wartime Texas Letters"In 1912, at age 24, artist Georgia O'Keeffe left the east coast and headed west to the Texas ... In 1912, at age 24, artist Georgia O'Keeffe left the east coast and headed west to the Texas panhandle. In her book, "Georgia O'Keeffe's Wartime Texas Letters," Amy Von Lintel examined the artist's collection of correspondence she composed during her time in Texas. Ms. Von Lintel described how O'Keeffe's letters portray an independent, progressive woman who openly shared her thoughts on western American and WWI. 7:40 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 20 min.Diane Rehm, " When My Time Comes"Radio host Diane Rehm offered her thoughts on end-of-life care. Radio host Diane Rehm offered her thoughts on end-of-life care. 9:00 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She ... Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA).
10:00 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr.Jane Kleeb, "Harvest the Vote"Nebraska Democratic Party Chair Jane Kleeb offered her thoughts on how the Democratic Party can ... Nebraska Democratic Party Chair Jane Kleeb offered her thoughts on how the Democratic Party can win back rural voters. 11:00 PM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.Dennis Baron, "What's Your Pronoun?"Linguist Dennis Baron examined the roles of pronouns historically and how they are used today. Linguist Dennis Baron examined the roles of pronouns historically and how they are used today.
Monday, February 17
12:02 AM ESTApprox. 58 min.After Words Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She ... Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA). 1:00 AM ESTApprox. 55 min.Timothy Faust, "Health Justice Now"Data scientist Timothy Faust explained single payer health care systems in place around the world. Data scientist Timothy Faust explained single payer health care systems in place around the world. 1:55 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.William Wheeler, "State of War"Journalist William Wheeler talked about the rise and spread of MS-13, a gang founded in Los ... Journalist William Wheeler talked about the rise and spread of MS-13, a gang founded in Los Angeles in the 1980s by immigrants from El Salvador.
3:00 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She ... Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA). 4:00 AM ESTApprox. 55 min.Jaquira Diaz, "Ordinary Girls"Jaquira Diaz discussed identity and race and her experiences growing up in Puerto Rico. Jaquira Diaz discussed identity and race and her experiences growing up in Puerto Rico. 4:55 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Chris Arnade, "Dignity"Former Wall Street trader turned photojournalist Chris Arnade talked about the plight of those ... Former Wall Street trader turned photojournalist Chris Arnade talked about the plight of those living on the margins of society in America.
6:00 AM ESTApprox. 50 min.Michele Sullivan, "Looking Up"Caterpillar Foundation president Michele Sullivan provided her thoughts on leadership and ... Caterpillar Foundation president Michele Sullivan provided her thoughts on leadership and philanthropy. 6:50 AM ESTApprox. 10 min.Claudia Stuart, "African Americans in Amarillo"In her book, "African Americans in Amarillo," Claudia Stuart talked about the effect of black ... In her book, "African Americans in Amarillo," Claudia Stuart talked about the effect of black leaders and pioneers in Amarillo, Texas including how the establishment of churches facilitated the growth of the black community. 7:00 AM ESTApprox. 1 hr. 1 min.Charlton McIlwain, "Black Software"New York University professor Charlton McIlwain looked at the impact of social media and the ... New York University professor Charlton McIlwain looked at the impact of social media and the internet on racial justice movements, including Black Lives Matter.