In Depth Schedule

Week of June 25 through September 5

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, June 26
8:01 AM EDTApprox. 59 min.Tsedal Neeley, "Remote Work Revolution"Harvard Business School professor Tsedal Neeley discussed the increase in remote work during the ... Harvard Business School professor Tsedal Neeley discussed the increase in remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic and what has and hasn't been successful working in a digital environment. This virtual event was hosted by HAART at UCLA in Los Angeles. 9:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.April Falcon Doss, "Cyber Privacy"Executive Director of the Georgetown Institute for Tech Law and Policy April Falcon Doss discussed ... Executive Director of the Georgetown Institute for Tech Law and Policy April Falcon Doss discussed how the government, private sector, and employers use digital data and offered her thoughts on how to manage privacy and data policy reforms. This was a virtual event hosted by the 2021 virtual Annapolis Book Festival. 10:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 1 min.Niall Ferguson, "Doom"Author and Hoover Institution senior fellow Niall Ferguson argued that the U.S. is getting worse ... Author and Hoover Institution senior fellow Niall Ferguson argued that the U.S. is getting worse at managing disasters. This virtual event was hosted by Live Talks Los Angeles.
11:01 AM EDTApprox. 59 min.Peter Hotez, "Preventing the Next Pandemic"Columbia University Professor Peter Hotez explained how he believes future pandemics can be ... Columbia University Professor Peter Hotez explained how he believes future pandemics can be prevented by expanding vaccine literacy. This virtual event was hosted by the Health Museum in Houston, TX. 12:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 10 min.Nina Burleigh, "Virus"Author Nina Burleigh analyzed the United States government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. ... Author Nina Burleigh analyzed the United States government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. This virtual event was hosted by the Center for Inquiry in Amherst, New York. 1:10 PM EDTApprox. 50 min.James Tooley, "Really Good Schools"Do privately-run schools elevate educational standards? James Tooley, vice-chancellor and ... Do privately-run schools elevate educational standards? James Tooley, vice-chancellor and president at the University of Buckingham in England, argued that many private schools in poor countries are setting an example that other countries can learn from. This virtual event was hosted by the Independent Institute in California.
2:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, and Cass Sunstein, "Noise - A Flaw in Human Judgment"Professors Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, and Cass Sunstein examine how decision making can be ... Professors Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony, and Cass Sunstein examine how decision making can be influenced factors other than personal bias or what they call "noise" & offer recommendations on how to make better decisions in business, government, & our personal lives. This virtual program was hosted by Sixth and I Synagogue in Washington, D.C. 3:05 PM EDTApprox. 55 min.Deborah Westphal, "Convergence"Deborah Westphal examined innovation in business leadership. This was a virtual event hosted by ... Deborah Westphal examined innovation in business leadership. This was a virtual event hosted by Madison Street Books in Chicago. 4:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Ross Douthat, "The Decadent Society"New York Times columnist Ross Douthat, who argues in his book "The Decadent Society" that the ... New York Times columnist Ross Douthat, who argues in his book "The Decadent Society" that the United States is in a state of malaise, talked about how the coronavirus pandemic has affected his outlook. This virtual event was hosted by the Manhattan Institute.
5:05 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Chuck Collins, "The Wealth Hoarders"Chuck Collins, Institute for Policy Studies Program on Inequality director, discussed the steps he ... Chuck Collins, Institute for Policy Studies Program on Inequality director, discussed the steps he says billionaires take to ensure they do not have to pay taxes on their fortunes. This virtual event was hosted by the Progressive Magazine in Madison, Wisconsin. 6:10 PM EDTApprox. 50 min.Amanda Ripley, "High Conflict"Investigative journalist Amanda Ripley offered her thoughts on how people can engage in healthy ... Investigative journalist Amanda Ripley offered her thoughts on how people can engage in healthy conflict resolution. This virtual program was hosted by the Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C. 7:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Author Discussion on Incarceration and the Judicial SystemYusef Salaam, one of the Central Park Five exonerated for a wrongful conviction, and Ian Manuel, ... Yusef Salaam, one of the Central Park Five exonerated for a wrongful conviction, and Ian Manuel, sentenced to life in prison at age 14, talk about their experiences in the U.S. judicial system. This virtual program was hosted by the On America Series in Brooklyn, New York.
8:00 PM EDTApprox. 45 min.Washington Journal Dr. Marty Makary on "The Price We Pay"Dr. Marty Makary, author of "The Price We Pay," talked about what he feels needs to change in ... Dr. Marty Makary, author of "The Price We Pay," talked about what he feels needs to change in health care as well as the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the health care system. 8:45 PM EDTApprox. 14 min.10th Anniversary of Liveright PublishingBob Weil, editor-in-chief of Liveright Books, talked about the 10th anniversary of the book ... Bob Weil, editor-in-chief of Liveright Books, talked about the 10th anniversary of the book publisher. 8:59 PM EDTApprox. 46 min.Voddie Baucham, "Fault Lines"Critical race theory is a threat to American culture and the evangelical church, according to ... Critical race theory is a threat to American culture and the evangelical church, according to Voddie Baucham, dean of the School of Divinity at African Christian University in Lusaka, Zambia. This virtual event was hosted by the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC.
9:45 PM EDTApprox. 14 min.Read What You Sow Book ClubNew York Liberty basketball player Jocelyn Willoughby discussed her Read What You Sow book club. New York Liberty basketball player Jocelyn Willoughby discussed her Read What You Sow book club. 9:59 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 1 min.After Words Andy Slavitt, "Preventable"Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. ... Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. response to the Coronavirus pandemic. Andy Slavitt served as a senior Biden Administration advisor. 11:00 PM EDTApprox. 45 min.Washington Journal Dr. Marty Makary on "The Price We Pay"Dr. Marty Makary, author of "The Price We Pay," talked about what he feels needs to change in ... Dr. Marty Makary, author of "The Price We Pay," talked about what he feels needs to change in health care as well as the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the health care system.
11:45 PM EDTApprox. 15 min.10th Anniversary of Liveright PublishingBob Weil, editor-in-chief of Liveright Books, talked about the 10th anniversary of the book ... Bob Weil, editor-in-chief of Liveright Books, talked about the 10th anniversary of the book publisher.
Sunday, June 27
12:00 AM EDTApprox. 45 min.Voddie Baucham, "Fault Lines"Critical race theory is a threat to American culture and the evangelical church, according to ... Critical race theory is a threat to American culture and the evangelical church, according to Voddie Baucham, dean of the School of Divinity at African Christian University in Lusaka, Zambia. This virtual event was hosted by the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. 12:45 AM EDTApprox. 15 min.Read What You Sow Book ClubNew York Liberty basketball player Jocelyn Willoughby discussed her Read What You Sow book club. New York Liberty basketball player Jocelyn Willoughby discussed her Read What You Sow book club. 1:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Andy Slavitt, "Preventable"Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. ... Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. response to the Coronavirus pandemic. Andy Slavitt served as a senior Biden Administration advisor.
2:00 AM EDTApprox. 55 min.Spencer McBride, "Joseph Smith for President"Spencer McBride looked at Mormon founder Joseph Smith's presidential candidacy of 1844 that ended ... Spencer McBride looked at Mormon founder Joseph Smith's presidential candidacy of 1844 that ended in his assassination. This was a virtual event hosted by Chevalier's Books in Los Angeles. 2:55 AM EDTApprox. 45 min.Jeff Guinn, "War on the Border"Historian Jeff Guinn looked back at the U.S. Army's 'Punitive Expedition' of 1916, a retaliatory ... Historian Jeff Guinn looked back at the U.S. Army's 'Punitive Expedition' of 1916, a retaliatory attack on Pancho Villa's forces in Mexico after the guerilla leader's incursion of Columbus, New Mexico. This was a virtual event hosted by Lemuria Books in Jackson, Mississippi. 3:40 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Jessica Wilson, "Solzhenitsyn and American Culture"Jessica Wilson, scholar in residence at the University of Dallas, talked about the late Russian ... Jessica Wilson, scholar in residence at the University of Dallas, talked about the late Russian novelist Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and his use of art to combat propaganda. This virtual event was hosted by the Acton Institute in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
4:45 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Christopher Elias, "Gossip Men"St. Olaf College history and American studies professor Christopher Elias argued that J. Edgar ... St. Olaf College history and American studies professor Christopher Elias argued that J. Edgar Hoover, Joseph McCarthy, and Roy Cohn relied on hyperbole and gossip to manipulate an American public reared on tabloids. This was a virtual event hosted by Magers & Quinn Booksellers in Minneapolis. 5:50 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 10 min.Author Discussion on Women in World War IIErika Robuck, author of "The Invisible Woman," and Stephanie Dray, author of "The Women of Chateau ... Erika Robuck, author of "The Invisible Woman," and Stephanie Dray, author of "The Women of Chateau Lafayette," discussed the role of women in World War II. This event is from the virtual Gaithersburg Book Festival. 7:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Chuck Robb, "In the Arena"Former Virginia Governor and Democratic Senator Chuck Robb reflected on his life and political ... Former Virginia Governor and Democratic Senator Chuck Robb reflected on his life and political career. This virtual event was hosted by the University of Virginia's Miller Center.
8:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 4 min.Authors Jim Copland & Richard Epstein on the Administrative StateManhattan Institute senior fellow Jim Copland ("The Unelected') and visiting fellow Richard ... Manhattan Institute senior fellow Jim Copland ("The Unelected') and visiting fellow Richard Epstein ("The Dubious Morality of Modern Administrative Law") talked about government regulation under the Biden administration. This virtual event was hosted by the Manhattan Institute. 9:04 AM EDTApprox. 56 min.Carol Leonnig, "Zero Fail - The Rise and Fall of the Secret Service"Washington Post investigative reporter Carol Leonnig provides a history of the Secret Service and ... Washington Post investigative reporter Carol Leonnig provides a history of the Secret Service and reports that it's in need of reorganization. This virtual program was hosted by the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. 10:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Thomas Hager, "Electric City"Historian Thomas Hager recalled Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's failed attempt to build an ... Historian Thomas Hager recalled Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's failed attempt to build an industrialized city, ten times the size of Manhattan, in the Tennessee River Valley in the 1920s. This was a virtual event hosted by the Hudson Library and Historical Society in Hudson, Ohio.
11:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Jacqueline Rose, "On Violence and On Violence Against Women"University of St. Andrews history lecturer Jacqueline Rose looked at violence and sexual violence ... University of St. Andrews history lecturer Jacqueline Rose looked at violence and sexual violence against women. This virtual program was hosted by McNally Jackson Bookstore in New York City. 12:00 PM EDTApprox. 59 min.After Words Alex Marlow, "Breaking the News"Breitbart editor in chief Alex Marlow argued that the mainstream media has destroyed its ... Breitbart editor in chief Alex Marlow argued that the mainstream media has destroyed its credibility. He was interviewed by Reason Magazine editor at large and Reason Roundtable Podcast host Matt Welch. 12:59 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 11 min.Jordan Shapiro, "Father Figure"Temple University professor Jordan Shapiro sharedhis thoughts on fatherhood, gender identity, and ... Temple University professor Jordan Shapiro sharedhis thoughts on fatherhood, gender identity, and family. This virtual program was hosted by the Big Blue Marble Bookstore in Philadelphia.
2:10 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Julia Sweig, "Lady Bird Johnson"Julia Sweig looked at the life of Lady Bird Johnson using the former First Lady's extensive ... Julia Sweig looked at the life of Lady Bird Johnson using the former First Lady's extensive diaries and audio recordings. This was a virtual event hosted by the New York Historical Society. 3:15 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Michael Dobbs, "King Richard"Author and former Washington Post reporter Michael Dobbs looked inside the Nixon administration ... Author and former Washington Post reporter Michael Dobbs looked inside the Nixon administration during the 100 days following the divulgement of the Watergate scandal. This was a virtual program hosted by the Hudson Library & Historical Society in Hudson, Ohio. 4:15 PM EDTApprox. 59 min.Hrishikesh Joshi, "Why It's Ok to Speak Your Mind"Bowling Green State University philosophy professor Hrishikesh Joshi talked about free speech and ... Bowling Green State University philosophy professor Hrishikesh Joshi talked about free speech and the free exchange of ideas. This virtual event was hosted by the Manhattan Institute.
5:14 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 6 min.Sasha Issenberg, "The Engagement"Author and journalist Sasha Issenberg traced the path to the legalization of same-sex marriage in ... Author and journalist Sasha Issenberg traced the path to the legalization of same-sex marriage in the United States. This was a virtual event hosted by Books & Books in Coral Gables, Florida. 6:20 PM EDTApprox. 30 min.George W. Bush, "Out of Many, One"Former President George W. Bush spoke about his paintings of immigrants and their journeys to ... Former President George W. Bush spoke about his paintings of immigrants and their journeys to America. This virtual event was hosted by Barnes & Noble. 6:50 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Jim Campbell, "Madoff Talks"Journalist Jim Campbell gave an in-depth account of his interviews with Bernie Madoff, the man ... Journalist Jim Campbell gave an in-depth account of his interviews with Bernie Madoff, the man behind one of Wall Street's largest financial frauds. This virtual event was hosted by the Perrot Memorial Library in Greenwich, Connecticut.
7:55 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 5 min.Daniel James Brown, "Facing the Mountain"Bestselling author Daniel James Brown explored the struggles of Japanese-American families in the ... Bestselling author Daniel James Brown explored the struggles of Japanese-American families in the United States and Japanese-American soldiers in Europe during World War II. This was a virtual event hosted by the Library Foundation of Los Angeles. 9:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr.After Words Andy Slavitt, "Preventable"Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. ... Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. response to the Coronavirus pandemic. Andy Slavitt served as a senior Biden Administration advisor. 10:00 PM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 1 min.Matthew Spalding & Peter Wood on the 1619 ProjectMatthew Spalding ("The 1776 Report"), executive director of President Trump's 1776 Commission, and ... Matthew Spalding ("The 1776 Report"), executive director of President Trump's 1776 Commission, and Peter Wood ("1620") took a critical look the 1619 Project, which looks at the foundations of America's beginning. This virtual event was hosted by the John Locke Foundation in Raleigh, North Carolina.
11:01 PM EDTApprox. 48 min.Jean Becker, "The Man I Knew"Jean Becker, former chief of staff to President George H.W. Bush, recalled the 41st President's ... Jean Becker, former chief of staff to President George H.W. Bush, recalled the 41st President's post-presidential life. This was a virtual event hosted by the National Archives. 11:49 PM EDTApprox. 11 min.Susan Orlean "Private Collection Book Club"Author Susan Orlean discussed her "Private Collection" book club. Author Susan Orlean discussed her "Private Collection" book club.
Monday, June 28
12:00 AM EDTApprox. 59 min.After Words Andy Slavitt, "Preventable"Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. ... Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. response to the Coronavirus pandemic. Andy Slavitt served as a senior Biden Administration advisor. 12:59 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.Matthew Spalding & Peter Wood on the 1619 ProjectMatthew Spalding ("The 1776 Report"), executive director of President Trump's 1776 Commission, and ... Matthew Spalding ("The 1776 Report"), executive director of President Trump's 1776 Commission, and Peter Wood ("1620") took a critical look the 1619 Project, which looks at the foundations of America's beginning. This virtual event was hosted by the John Locke Foundation in Raleigh, North Carolina. 2:01 AM EDTApprox. 48 min.Jean Becker, "The Man I Knew"Jean Becker, former chief of staff to President George H.W. Bush, recalled the 41st President's ... Jean Becker, former chief of staff to President George H.W. Bush, recalled the 41st President's post-presidential life. This was a virtual event hosted by the National Archives.
2:49 AM EDTApprox. 11 min.Susan Orlean "Private Collection Book Club"Author Susan Orlean discussed her "Private Collection" book club. Author Susan Orlean discussed her "Private Collection" book club. 3:00 AM EDTApprox. 59 min.After Words Andy Slavitt, "Preventable"Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. ... Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talked with author Andy Slavitt about the U.S. response to the Coronavirus pandemic. Andy Slavitt served as a senior Biden Administration advisor. 3:59 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr. 2 min.Matthew Spalding & Peter Wood on the 1619 ProjectMatthew Spalding ("The 1776 Report"), executive director of President Trump's 1776 Commission, and ... Matthew Spalding ("The 1776 Report"), executive director of President Trump's 1776 Commission, and Peter Wood ("1620") took a critical look the 1619 Project, which looks at the foundations of America's beginning. This virtual event was hosted by the John Locke Foundation in Raleigh, North Carolina.
5:01 AM EDTApprox. 48 min.Jean Becker, "The Man I Knew"Jean Becker, former chief of staff to President George H.W. Bush, recalled the 41st President's ... Jean Becker, former chief of staff to President George H.W. Bush, recalled the 41st President's post-presidential life. This was a virtual event hosted by the National Archives. 5:49 AM EDTApprox. 11 min.Susan Orlean "Private Collection Book Club"Author Susan Orlean discussed her "Private Collection" book club. Author Susan Orlean discussed her "Private Collection" book club. 6:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Author Discussion on Incarceration and the Judicial SystemYusef Salaam, one of the Central Park Five exonerated for a wrongful conviction, and Ian Manuel, ... Yusef Salaam, one of the Central Park Five exonerated for a wrongful conviction, and Ian Manuel, sentenced to life in prison at age 14, talk about their experiences in the U.S. judicial system. This virtual program was hosted by the On America Series in Brooklyn, New York.
7:00 AM EDTApprox. 1 hr.Russell Poldrack, "Hard to Break"Neuroscientist Russell Poldrack explained what happens in the human brain that makes habits hard ... Neuroscientist Russell Poldrack explained what happens in the human brain that makes habits hard to break. This virtual event was hosted by Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts.