Book Parties and Festivals

2013 Roosevelt Reading Festival

Multiple Authors

About the Program

BookTV presents LIVE coverage from the 2013 Roosevelt Reading Festival from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde Park, New York.  Our programming schedule includes:

10:00 - 10:45 a ET

Maurine Beasley, Women of the Washington Press: Politics, Prejudice, and Persistence

11:00 - 11:45 a ET

Joseph Persico, Roosevelt' s Centurions: FDR and the Commanders He Led to Victory in World War II

1:00  - 1:45  p  ET

Susan Dunn, 1940: FDR, Wilkie, Lindbergh, Hitler - the Election Amid the Storm

2:00  - 2:45  p  ET

Cheryl Mullenbach, Double Victory: How African American Women Broke Race and Gender Barriers to Help Win World War II

3:00  - 3:45  p ET

Christopher O'Sullivan, FDR and the End of Empire: The Origins of American Power in the Middle East

4:00  - 4:45  p ET

Keynote Address by Allida Black on Eleanor Roosevelt's Tomorrow is Now

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, July 28th at 12am (ET)
  • Saturday, July 27th at 10am (ET)
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