Q&A with David Brooks

David Brooks talked about his yearly “Sidney” awards, which recognize his favorite magazine articles and essays over the course of the… read more

David Brooks talked about his yearly “Sidney” awards, which recognize his favorite magazine articles and essays over the course of the year. The awards are named after Sidney Hook, an American philosopher who Mr. Brooks said identified himself as a Social Democrat, but whose views also crossed over into conservatism. Mr. Brooks also spoke about the importance of magazine articles and essays, his connection to Sidney Hook, and the reason the awards are named after him. Mr. Brooks also discussed his approach to writing, how it has changed over the years, and how he writes his columns for the New York Times. close

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Q&A with David Brooks

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Q&A
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 08, 2015 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 03, 2015 | 6:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Feb 08, 2015 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 08, 2015 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 09, 2015 | 5:58am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 03, 2015 | 6:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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