Book Parties and Festivals

Texas Book Festival: Sunday

All Day Coverage

About the Program


12:00-12:45 Mark Binelli, Detroit City is the Place to Be & Jeffrey Stuart Kerr, Seat of Empire: The Embattled Birth of Austin, Texas in conversation with Daniel Oppenheimer

1:00-2:00 Richard Wolffe, The Reselling of President Obama & Dan Balz, Collision 2012: Obama v. Romney & the Future of Elections in America, in conversation with Brian Sweany

2:15-3:00 John Taliaferro, All the Great Prizes: The Life of John Hay, From Lincoln to Roosevelt & H.W. Brands, The Man Who Saved the Union: Ulysses S Grant in War and Peace, in conversation with Erica Grieder

3:15-4:00 Alan Weisman, Countdown: Our Last Best Hope for a Future on Earth? in conversation with Juli Berwald

4:15-5:00 Kate Galbraith & Asher Price, The Great Texas Wind Rush: How George Bush, Ann Richards and a Bunch of Tinkerers Helped the Oil and Gas State Win the Race to Wind Power, in conversation with Hilary Olson

5:15-6:00 Ricardo Ainslie, The Fight to Save Juarez & Alfredo Corchado, Midnight in Mexico; A Reporter’s Journey through a Country’s Descent into Darkness, in conversation with Shannon O’Neil

Program Information

Texas Book Festival: Sunday

Past Airings

  • Monday, October 28th at 1am (ET)
  • Sunday, October 27th at 12pm (ET)
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