Book and Author Dinner

Participants at the Junior League of Richmond’s 55th annual “Book and Author Dinner” talked about their work and lives as authors, and their love… read more

Participants at the Junior League of Richmond’s 55th annual “Book and Author Dinner” talked about their work and lives as authors, and their love of the printed word. They disagreed with the notion that the Internet and satellite television will eliminate the need and desire for books. Mr. Rutherford spoke about his novel The Forest. Mr. Varni talked about his first book, The Inland Sea, and his experiences in getting it published. Ms. Medwed described her career as a writer, and her most recent book Host Family, published by Warner Books. Mr. King spoke about Patrick O’Brian: A Life Revealed, his recent book which was published by Henry Holt. Mr. Novak spoke about his experiences in journalism, television, and writing the book Completing the Revolution. Paul Duke was the master of ceremonies. close

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Book and Author Dinner

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Program ID:
156945-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Richmond, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 10, 2000 | 9:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2000 | 3:50am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 10, 2000 | 9:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 12, 2000 | 6:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 17, 2000 | 9:41am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2000 | 3:50am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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