Printers Row Book Fair

Live from the Printers Row Book Fair in Chicago, Illinois included a full day of author programs and call-in shows. The Printers Row Book Fair was founded in… read more

Live from the Printers Row Book Fair in Chicago, Illinois included a full day of author programs and call-in shows. The Printers Row Book Fair was founded in 1985 in Chicago’s historic Printers Row neighborhood, once the center of bookmaking in the city. In 2002 the book fair was acquired by the Chicago Tribune.

Book TV’s coverage aired live from noon to 7p.m. ET and was repeated Sunday morning from 1 to 8 a.m. ET.

Featured events live on Saturday included:

12:00 p.m. ET -- Richard Posner, author of Preventing Surprise Attacks: Intelligence Reform in the Wake of 9/11 and Geoffrey Stone, author of Perilous Times: Free Speech in Wartime From the Sedition Act of 1798 to the War on Terrorism

1 p.m. ET -- Jonathan Mahler, author of Ladies and Gentlemen, The Bronx is Burning: 1977, Baseball, Politics, and the Battle for the Soul of a City

(Interviews from the previous weekend’s BookExpo America with Peter Osnos, Heidi Steinmetz Lovette, and Thomas Hamill were inserted.)

2:30 p.m. ET -- Kevin Boyle, author of Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age

4 p.m. ET -- John Harris, author of The Survivor: Bill Clinton in the White House

5 p.m. ET -- Steve Bogira, author of Courtroom 302: A Year Behind the Scenes in an American Criminal Courthouse

6 p.m. ET -- Alex Kotlowitz, author of Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago.

6:40 p.m. ET - Brian Greene, author of The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality close

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Program ID:
187134-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Affairs Event
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Jun 11, 2005 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 11, 2005 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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