Book Parties and Festivals

About Book Parties and Festivals

Each year, Book TV attends and tapes events at fairs, festivals and book parties. These programs can be searched and viewed here.

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2014 National Book Festival: Louisa Lim, "The People's Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited"
Louisa Lim

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th at 9am (ET)

2014 National Book Festival: Louisa Lim, "The People's Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited"
BookTV in St. Paul, Minnesota
BookTV in St. Paul, Minnesota

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th at 12pm (ET)

2014 National Book Festival: Lynn Sherr, "Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space"
Lynn Sherr

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st at 12:45am (ET)

2014 National Book Festival: Lynn Sherr, "Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space"
2014 National Book Festival: David Theodore George, "Untangling the Mind: Why We Behave the Way We Do"
David Theodore George

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st at 6:30am (ET)

2014 National Book Festival: David Theodore George, "Untangling the Mind: Why We Behave the Way We Do"
FreedomFest 2014: The Big Debate: Dinesh D'Souza v. Dan McCarthy on American Foreign Policy
Dinesh D'Souza; Dan McCarthy

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st at 7:15am (ET)

FreedomFest 2014: The Big Debate: Dinesh D'Souza v. Dan McCarthy on American Foreign Policy

Archived Programs

Programs shown in this archive cover the past year. To search for programs in earlier years, please use the search functionality above.

FreedomFest 2014: Mary Ruwart and Jeff Waddoups on the Minimum Wage Law
Mary Ruwart; Jeff Waddoups

Last aired: September 14, 2014

FreedomFest 2014: Mary Ruwart and Jeff Waddoups on the Minimum Wage Law
FreedomFest 2014: The Big Debate: Dinesh D'Souza v. Dan McCarthy on American Foreign Policy
Dinesh D'Souza; Dan McCarthy

Last aired: September 14, 2014

FreedomFest 2014: The Big Debate: Dinesh D'Souza v. Dan McCarthy on American Foreign Policy
2014 National Book Festival: Peniel Joseph, "Stokely: A Life"
Peniel Joseph

Last aired: September 13, 2014

2014 National Book Festival: Peniel Joseph, "Stokely: A Life"
2014 National Book Festival: Science Pavilion - Part Two
Multiple Authors

Last aired: September 8, 2014

BookTV in Cheyenne, Wyoming
BookTV in Cheyenne, Wyoming

Last aired: September 7, 2014

BookTV in Cheyenne, Wyoming
2014 National Book Festival: Science Pavilion - Part One
Multiple Authors

Last aired: September 7, 2014

2014 Harlem Book Fair: Conversation with Tracey Syphax
Elizabeth Nunez; Tracey Syphax

Last aired: September 1, 2014

2014 Harlem Book Fair: Conversation with Tracey Syphax
2014 Harlem Book Fair: Panel - "James Baldwin & American Morality"
Rich Blint; Jonathan, Scott Holloway; Marcus Hunter; Walter Mosley; Imani Perry; Claudia Roth Pierpont; Kendall Thomas

Last aired: August 31, 2014

2014 Harlem Book Fair: Panel - "James Baldwin & American Morality"
2014 National Book Festival
All Day Coverage

Last aired: August 31, 2014

2014 Harlem Book Fair: Panel on Multicultural Book Publishing
Veronica Creech; Pat Cummings; Hannah Ehrlich; Wade Hudson; Brian Kenney; Vanesse Lloyd Sgambati; Mutiya Vision

Last aired: August 18, 2014

2014 Harlem Book Fair: Panel on Multicultural Book Publishing
2014 Roosevelt Reading Festival
Multiple Authors

Last aired: August 17, 2014

2014 Roosevelt Reading Festival
2014 Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism: Panel on Long-Form Journalism
Dan Fagin; Sheri Fink; David Finkel; Fred Kaplan; Jonathan Katz

Last aired: August 11, 2014

2014 Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism: Panel on Long-Form Journalism
FreedomFest 2014: Peter Schiff on "The Real Crash"
Peter Schiff

Last aired: August 10, 2014

FreedomFest 2014: Peter Schiff on "The Real Crash"
2014 Harlem Book Fair: Panel on The Black Arts Movement
June Archer; Tramp Daly; Valerie Gay; Kellie Jones; Mark Naison; Mark Anthony Neal; Anthony Whyte

Last aired: August 10, 2014

2014 Harlem Book Fair: Panel on The Black Arts Movement
2014 C-SPAN Cities Tour
2014 C-SPAN Cities Tour

Last aired: August 3, 2014

2014 Gaithersburg Book Festival: Panel on the Book Industry
Multiple Panelists

Last aired: July 27, 2014

2014 Gaithersburg Book Festival: Panel on the Book Industry
FreedomFest 2014: P.J. O'Rourke, Charles Murray, and John Allison on Big Government
John Allison; Charles Murray; P.J. O'Rourke

Last aired: July 27, 2014

FreedomFest 2014: P.J. O'Rourke, Charles Murray, and John Allison on Big Government
2014 Harlem Book Fair: State of African American Literature
Malaika Adero

Last aired: July 27, 2014

2014 Harlem Book Fair: State of African American Literature
2014 Book Expo America: Panel Discussion, "The Future of Bricks and Mortar Retailers"
Mike Hesselbach; John Ingram; Joyce Meskis; Dominique Raccah; Michael Tamblyn; Oren Teicher

Last aired: July 20, 2014

2014 Book Expo America: Panel Discussion, "The Future of Bricks and Mortar Retailers"
BookTV in Des Moines, Iowa
BookTV in Des Moines, Iowa

Last aired: July 20, 2014

BookTV in Des Moines, Iowa
2014 Harlem Book Fair
Multiple Authors

Last aired: July 13, 2014

2014 Harlem Book Fair
2014 San Antonio Book Festival - Panel on Stories That Shaped San Antonio
Ignacio Garcia; Nick Kotz

Last aired: July 6, 2014

2014 San Antonio Book Festival - Panel on Stories That Shaped San Antonio
BookTV in Jackson, Mississippi
BookTV in Jackson, Mississippi

Last aired: July 6, 2014

BookTV in Jackson, Mississippi
2014 Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism: Award Ceremony
Dan Fagin; Sheri Fink; David Finkel; Fred Kaplan; Jonathan Katz

Last aired: July 5, 2014

2014 Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism: Award Ceremony
2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books: Panel on Finance
Anat Admati; Helaine Olen; Nomi Prins

Last aired: June 29, 2014

2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books: Panel on Finance
2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books: Panel on Feminism
Nancy Cohen; M.G. Lord; Myra MacPherson

Last aired: June 23, 2014

2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books: Panel on Feminism
2014 San Antonio Book Festival - Panel on the NSA, Big Brother, and Democracy
Heidi Boghosian; John Prados

Last aired: June 22, 2014

2014 San Antonio Book Festival - Panel on the NSA, Big Brother, and Democracy
BookTV in St. Louis, Missouri
Book TV in St. Louis, Missouri

Last aired: June 22, 2014

BookTV in St. Louis, Missouri
2014 Book Expo America: Panel Discussion, "Lessons Learned in the Classroom: What Publishing Students Teach Their Professors"
Matt Baldacci; Andrea Chambers; Justin Chanda; Brenda Copeland; Susan Weinberg

Last aired: June 16, 2014

2014 Book Expo America: Panel Discussion, "Lessons Learned in the Classroom: What Publishing Students Teach Their Professors"
2014 Book Expo America: Panel Discussion, "The Journey of a Book: From Writer to Reader"
Lin Enger; Barbara Hoffert; PJ Mark; Kathy Pories

Last aired: June 16, 2014

2014 Book Expo America: Panel Discussion, "The Journey of a Book: From Writer to Reader"
2014 Book Expo America: Panel Discussion, "The Media is the Message: How Technology Is Affecting The Development of Content"
DeVon Harris; Adeena Karasick; Robert Kasher; Michael O'Hanlon; Ralph Rivera

Last aired: June 15, 2014

2014 Book Expo America: Panel Discussion, "The Media is the Message: How Technology Is Affecting The Development of Content"
2014 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest: LIVE Sunday Coverage
Multiple Authors

Last aired: June 9, 2014

2014 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest: LIVE Sunday Coverage
BookTV in Salt Lake City, Utah
Book TV in Salt Lake City, Utah

Last aired: June 8, 2014

BookTV in Salt Lake City, Utah
2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Panel on the American Military
David Finkel; Ann Jones

Last aired: June 1, 2014

2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Panel on the American Military
2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Gun Control Debate
Emily Miller; Daniel Webster; Craig Whitney

Last aired: June 1, 2014

2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Gun Control Debate
2014 Gaithersburg Book Festival: Panel on World War II
Wil Hylton; John Ross

Last aired: June 1, 2014

2014 Gaithersburg Book Festival: Panel on World War II
2014 National Black Writers Conference - Panel: "Race, Power, and Politics"
William Jelani Cobb; Obery Hendricks; Marc Lamont Hill; Michele Wallace

Last aired: May 27, 2014

2014 National Black Writers Conference - Panel: "Race, Power, and Politics"
2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Discussion of the Civil Rights Movement
David Chappell; Todd Purdum; Juan Williams

Last aired: May 26, 2014

2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Discussion of the Civil Rights Movement
2014 Tucson Festival of Books: U.S. & Mexico Border Panel
Anna Ochoa O'Leary; Luis Urrea; Scott Whiteford

Last aired: May 24, 2014

2014 Tucson Festival of Books: U.S. & Mexico Border Panel
2014 National Black Writers Conference: Panel on Publishing
W. Paul Coates; Troy Johnson; Ayesha Pande; Latoya Smith

Last aired: May 24, 2014

2014 National Black Writers Conference: Panel on Publishing
2014 Virginia Festival of the Book: Panel on the Vietnam War
Jan Herman; Ira Hunt Jr.; Frank Leith Jones

Last aired: May 19, 2014

2014 Virginia Festival of the Book: Panel on the Vietnam War
2014 Gaithersburg Book Festival
Multiple Author Panels

Last aired: May 18, 2014

BookTV in Mobile, Alabama
BookTV Visits Mobile, Alabama

Last aired: May 18, 2014

BookTV in Mobile, Alabama
2014 Virginia Festival of the Book - Panel: World War II
Cheryl Jorgensen-Earp; Craig Shirley

Last aired: May 11, 2014

2014 Virginia Festival of the Book - Panel: World War II
2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Politics Panel
Robert Ehrlich; Al From

Last aired: May 11, 2014

2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Politics Panel
2014 National Black Writers Conference - Panel: "Shifting Identities in Africa and the African Diaspora"
Raquel Cepeda; Zakes Mda; Emily Raboteau; Gillian Royes

Last aired: May 11, 2014

2014 National Black Writers Conference - Panel: "Shifting Identities in Africa and the African Diaspora"
BookTV in Ogden, Utah
BookTV Visits Ogden, Utah

Last aired: May 4, 2014

BookTV in Ogden, Utah
2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books: World Politics Panel
Joseph Cirincione; Jerrold Green; Greg Treverton

Last aired: April 28, 2014

2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books: World Politics Panel
2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books - Panel: "The Realities of War"
Janet Burroway; David Finkel; David Morris

Last aired: April 27, 2014

2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books - Panel: "The Realities of War"
2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books - Panel: "The Truth Will Out: Getting the Story"
Annie Jacobsen; Scott Johnson; Walter Kirn; Deanne Stillman

Last aired: April 27, 2014

2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books - Panel: "The Truth Will Out: Getting the Story"
BookTV in Fort Myers, Florida
BookTV Visits Fort Myers, Florida

Last aired: April 20, 2014

BookTV in Fort Myers, Florida
2014 National Black Writers Conference - Panel: "Reconstructing the Historical Narrative"
Jeffery Renard Allen; Ayana Mathis; Leonard Pitts, Jr.

Last aired: April 14, 2014

2014 National Black Writers Conference - Panel: "Reconstructing the Historical Narrative"
2014 National Black Writers Conference: Literature Panel
Steve Cannon; David Henderson; Ishmael Reed; Askia Toure

Last aired: April 13, 2014

2014 National Black Writers Conference: Literature Panel
2014 National Black Writers Conference - Panel: "Saving Ourselves, Saving Our Communities"
Dianne Glave; Tracye Lynn McQuirter; Lauret Savoy

Last aired: April 13, 2014

2014 National Black Writers Conference - Panel: "Saving Ourselves, Saving Our Communities"
BookTV in Bend, Oregon
BookTV Visits Bend, Oregon

Last aired: April 6, 2014

BookTV in Bend, Oregon
2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Discussion of American Presidents - Eisenhower & Obama
Daniel Klaidman; Evan Thomas

Last aired: April 6, 2014

2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Discussion of American Presidents - Eisenhower & Obama
2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Panel on Fracking
Seamus McGraw; Tom Wilber

Last aired: April 6, 2014

2014 Annapolis Book Festival: Panel on Fracking
2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Money & Politics Panel
William Cohan; Barbara Garson; John Nichols

Last aired: March 31, 2014

2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Money & Politics Panel
2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Panel on Charity
Ken Stern; Michael Weinstein

Last aired: March 31, 2014

2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Panel on Charity
Guggenheim-Lehrman Prize in Military History Ceremony
Multiple Authors

Last aired: March 30, 2014

Guggenheim-Lehrman Prize in Military History Ceremony
2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Politics Panel
Dan Balz; John Nichols; John Schwarz

Last aired: March 30, 2014

2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Politics Panel
2014 Virginia Festival of the Book: Panel on African-American History
Pete Daniel; Tammy Ingram; M.J. O'Brien; Steven Reich

Last aired: March 23, 2014

2014 Virginia Festival of the Book: Panel on African-American History
Book Party for Jonathan Allen & Amie Parnes, "HRC"
Jonathan Allen; Amie Parnes

Last aired: March 22, 2014

Book Party for Jonathan Allen & Amie Parnes, "HRC"
BookTV in Tallahassee, Florida
BookTV Visits Tallahassee, Florida

Last aired: March 16, 2014

BookTV in Tallahassee, Florida
BookTV in Salem, Oregon
BookTV Visits Salem, Oregon

Last aired: March 2, 2014

BookTV in Salem, Oregon
Chris Matthews, "Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked"
Chris Matthews

Last aired: February 17, 2014

Chris Matthews, "Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked"
LIVE Saturday, February 15: 2014 Savannah Book Festival
All-Day Coverage

Last aired: February 16, 2014

LIVE Saturday, February 15: 2014 Savannah Book Festival
BookTV in Macon, Georgia
BookTV Visits Macon, Georgia

Last aired: February 16, 2014

BookTV in Macon, Georgia
"Milliken's Bend: A Civil War Battle in History and Memory"
Linda Barnickel

Last aired: February 3, 2014

"Milliken's Bend: A Civil War Battle in History and Memory"
Book Party for Peter Baker, "Days of Fire"
Peter Baker

Last aired: February 2, 2014

Book Party for Peter Baker, "Days of Fire"
BookTV in Olympia, Washington
BookTV Visits Olympia, Washington

Last aired: February 2, 2014

BookTV in Olympia, Washington
"The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement"
Taylor Branch

Last aired: January 20, 2014

"The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement"
BookTV in Chattanooga, Tennessee
BookTV Visits Chattanooga, Tennessee

Last aired: January 19, 2014

BookTV in Chattanooga, Tennessee
Sheri Fink, "Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital"
Sheri Fink (Winner National Book Critics Circle Award)

Last aired: January 5, 2014

Sheri Fink, "Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital"
BookTV in Bellingham, Washington
BookTV Visits Bellingham, Washington

Last aired: January 5, 2014

BookTV in Bellingham, Washington
2013 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards
Multiple Authors

Last aired: January 1, 2014

2013 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards
2013 Harlem Book Fair: Legacies of Rosa Parks and Eslanda Robeson Panel
Mary Frances Berry; Barbara Ransby; Jeanne Theoharis

Last aired: December 29, 2013

2013 Harlem Book Fair: Legacies of Rosa Parks and Eslanda Robeson Panel
2013 National Book Awards
Multiple Authors

Last aired: December 26, 2013

2013 National Book Awards
2013 Texas Book Festival: Steve Davis & Bill Minutaglio, "Dallas 1963"
Steve Davis; Bill Minutaglio

Last aired: December 25, 2013

BookTV in Dayton, Ohio
BookTV Visits Dayton, Ohio

Last aired: December 22, 2013

"After Mandela"
Douglas Foster

Last aired: December 8, 2013

"After Mandela"
BookTV in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
BookTV Visits Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

Last aired: December 8, 2013

BookTV in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
2013 Gaithersburg Book Festival: Panel on Independent Bookselling
multiple authors

Last aired: December 1, 2013

2013 Gaithersburg Book Festival: Panel on Independent Bookselling
2013 Texas Book Festival: Kennedy Assassination Panel
Hugh Aynesworth; Allen Childs; Howard Willens

Last aired: November 30, 2013

2013 Texas Book Festival: Kennedy Assassination Panel
Mark Halperin & John Heilemann, "Double Down: Game Change 2012"
Mark Halperin; John Heilemann

Last aired: November 30, 2013

Mark Halperin & John Heilemann, "Double Down: Game Change 2012"
"Forgotten Black Soldiers in White Regiments During The Civil War"
Juanita Patience Moss

Last aired: November 29, 2013

"Forgotten Black Soldiers in White Regiments During The Civil War"
2013 Miami Book Fair International: Sunday
All Day Coverage

Last aired: November 25, 2013

2013 Miami Book Fair International: Saturday
LIVE Coverage

Last aired: November 24, 2013

BookTV in Ann Arbor, Michigan
BookTV Visits Ann Arbor, Michigan

Last aired: November 17, 2013

2013 Texas Book Festival: Mark Leibovich, "This Town"
Mark Leibovich

Last aired: November 4, 2013

BookTV in Helena, Montana
BookTV Visits Helena, Montana

Last aired: November 3, 2013

2013 Southern Festival of Books: Panel on Mental Health
Allen Frances; Kenneth Macleish; Ethan Watters

Last aired: November 2, 2013

Texas Book Festival: Sunday
All Day Coverage

Last aired: October 28, 2013

Texas Book Festival: Saturday
All Day Coverage

Last aired: October 27, 2013

2013 Southern Festival of Books: Chet Bush and John Hodges
Chet Bush; John Hodges

Last aired: October 26, 2013

2013 Southern Festival of Books: Chet Bush and John Hodges
BookTV in Erie, Pennsylvania
BookTV Visits Erie, Pennsylvania

Last aired: October 20, 2013

"American Epic: Reading the U.S. Constitution"
Garrett Epps

Last aired: October 14, 2013

"American Epic: Reading the U.S. Constitution"
2013 Southern Festival of Books - LIVE Sunday Coverage
Multiple Authors

Last aired: October 14, 2013

2013 Southern Festival of Books - LIVE Saturday Coverage
Multiple Authors

Last aired: October 13, 2013

BookTV in Billings, Montana
BookTV Visits Billings, Montana

Last aired: October 12, 2013

2013 National Book Festival: A. Scott Berg, "Wilson"
A. Scott Berg

Last aired: October 5, 2013

2013 National Book Festival: A. Scott Berg, "Wilson"
"Roosevelt's Centurions: FDR and the Commanders He Led to Victory in World War II"
Joseph Persico (1930-2014)

Last aired: September 29, 2013

"Roosevelt's Centurions: FDR and the Commanders He Led to Victory in World War II"
2013 National Book Festival: Sunday
All Day Coverage

Last aired: September 23, 2013

2013 National Book Festival: Sunday
2013 National Book Festival: Saturday
All Day Coverage

Last aired: September 22, 2013

2013 National Book Festival: Saturday
BookTV in Fredericksburg, Virginia
BookTV Visits Fredericksburg, Virginia

Last aired: September 22, 2013

BookTV in Fredericksburg, Virginia

Book TV Schedule

Highlights

LIVE "Unabomber: How the FBI Broke Its Own Rules to Capture the Terrorist Ted Kaczynski"
Jim Freeman; Donald Max Noel; Terry Turchie

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th, at 2pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
LIVE "Slow Dancing with a Stranger: Lost and Found in the Age of Alzheimer's"
Meryl Comer

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th, at 3:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
BookTV in St. Paul, Minnesota
BookTV in St. Paul, Minnesota

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th, at 12pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 30 min.
Book TV at UCLA: Valerie Matsumoto, "City Girls: The Nisei Social World in Los Angeles, 1920-1950"
Valerie Matsumoto

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st, at 1pm (ET)
Approx. 20 min.
Book TV at UCLA: Jorja Leap, "Jumped In: What Gangs Taught Me about Violence, Drugs, Love, and Redemption"
Jorja Leap

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st, at 1:20pm (ET)
Approx. 19 min.
Book TV at UCLA: David Hayes-Bautista, "El Cinco de Mayo: An American Tradition"
David Hayes-Bautista

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st, at 1:40pm (ET)
Approx. 24 min.
Book TV at UCLA: Tim Groseclose, "Left Turn: How Liberal Media Bias Distorts the American Mind"
Tim Groseclose

Next air time: Monday, September 22nd, at 1:20am (ET)
Approx. 19 min.
Book TV at UCLA: Lynn Vavreck, "The Gamble: Choice and Chance in the 2012 Presidential Election"
Lynn Vavreck

Next air time: Monday, September 22nd, at 1:40am (ET)
Approx. 21 min.
"The Roosevelts: An Intimate History"
Ken Burns; Geoffrey Ward

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th, at 7pm (ET)
Approx. 47 min.
"Take No Prisoners: The Battle Plan for Defeating the Left"
David Horowitz

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th, at 7:45pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 10 min.
"Cut Adrift: Families in Insecure Times"
Marianne Cooper

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th, at 9pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
A Debate on War and the Constitution with John Yoo and Bruce Fein
Bruce Fein; John Yoo

Next air time: Saturday, September 20th, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 36 min.
"An Obama's Journey: My Odyssey of Self-Discovery across Three Cultures"
Mark Obama Ndesandjo

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st, at 6:15pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
"Iran-Contra: Reagan's Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power"
Malcolm Byrne

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st, at 7:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 31 min.
"Agent Storm: My Life Inside al Qaeda and the CIA"
Paul Cruickshank; Tim Lister; Morten Storm

Next air time: Sunday, September 21st, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 24 min.

Also Airing...

Saturday, September 20th

8am (ET)
Approx. 51 min.
"Dark Forces: The Truth About What Happened in Benghazi"
Kenneth Timmerman
9:45am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 6 min.
"Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story"
Jack Devine
12pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 30 min.
BookTV in St. Paul, Minnesota
BookTV in St. Paul, Minnesota
LIVE 2pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"Unabomber: How the FBI Broke Its Own Rules to Capture the Terrorist Ted Kaczynski"
Jim Freeman; Donald Max Noel; Terry Turchie
3pm (ET)
Approx. 29 min.
"Hurricane from the Heavens: The Battle of Cold Harbor, May 26 - June 5, 1864"
Daniel Davis; Phillip Greenwalt
7pm (ET)
Approx. 47 min.
"The Roosevelts: An Intimate History"
Ken Burns; Geoffrey Ward
7:45pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 10 min.
"Take No Prisoners: The Battle Plan for Defeating the Left"
David Horowitz
9pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"Cut Adrift: Families in Insecure Times"
Marianne Cooper
11pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 36 min.
A Debate on War and the Constitution with John Yoo and Bruce Fein
Bruce Fein; John Yoo

Sunday, September 21st

1:30am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 4 min.
"935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America’s Moral Integrity"
Charles Lewis
4:15am (ET)
Approx. 47 min.
"Nature's God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic"
Matthew Stewart
7:15am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
FreedomFest 2014: The Big Debate: Dinesh D'Souza v. Dan McCarthy on American Foreign Policy
Dinesh D'Souza; Dan McCarthy
9:30am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
"Fallujah Redux: The Anbar Awakening and the Struggle with al-Qaeda"
Daniel Green; Brig. Gen. William Mullen III (USMC)
10:30am (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 30 min.
BookTV in St. Paul, Minnesota
BookTV in St. Paul, Minnesota
2pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 10 min.
"Take No Prisoners: The Battle Plan for Defeating the Left"
David Horowitz
5pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr.
"Cut Adrift: Families in Insecure Times"
Marianne Cooper
6:15pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 5 min.
"An Obama's Journey: My Odyssey of Self-Discovery across Three Cultures"
Mark Obama Ndesandjo
7:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 31 min.
"Iran-Contra: Reagan's Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power"
Malcolm Byrne
10pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 24 min.
"Agent Storm: My Life Inside al Qaeda and the CIA"
Paul Cruickshank; Tim Lister; Morten Storm

Monday, September 22nd

2am (ET)
Approx. 49 min.
"Whatever Happened to the Metric System?: How America Kept Its Feet"
John Bemelmans Marciano
4:45am (ET)
Approx. 53 min.
"Collecting Shakespeare: The Story of Henry and Emily Folger"
Stephen Grant

Upcoming Programs

IN DEPTH

In Depth is Book TV's monthly interview/call-in program with an author featuring his or her body of work.  It's LIVE on the first Sunday of every month.    Mark Levin, Bonnie Morris, Peniel Joseph, Bing West, Luis Rodriguez, Amity Shlaes, Reza Aslan, Ron Paul, and Mary Frances Berry are this year's past guests so far.

Oct 5  Joan Biskupic www.joanbiskupic.com
Nov 2  Michael Korda
Dec 7  Arthur Brooks  www.aei.org

You can watch all past In Depths online by using the "Search" function in the upper left hand corner of this website.

EVENT COVERAGE

Here are some events that Book TV will be covering in the coming weeks:

September 17   New Canaan, CT: New Canaan Public Library, Ronald Rosbottom, When Paris Went Dark

September 17   NYC: Museum of Jewish Heritage, Lucinda Franks, Timeless

September 17   Ridgefield, CT: Ridgefield Library, Todd Brewster, Lincoln's Gamble

September 19   Memphis: Civil Rights Museum, Tavis Smiley, Death of a King

September 19   Austin, TX: Bookpeople, Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz, Dr. Mutter's Marvels

September 21   Brooklyn, NY: Brooklyn Law School, 2014 Brooklyn Book Festival

September 21   Los Angeles: Four Seasons Hotel, David Horowitz, Take No Prisoners

September 22   Atlanta: Carter Center, Lawrence Wright, Thirteen Days in September

September 23   Las Vegas: Mob Museum, Sylvia Longmire, Border Insecurity

September 23   NYC: Roosevelt House, Jonathan Darman, Landslide

September 25   Princeton, NJ: Princeton University, William Deresiewicz, Excellent Sheep

September 25   Berkeley, CA: University of California Berkeley Journalism School, Tom Shroder, Acid Test

September 29   Philadelphia: Free Library, Henry Kissinger, World Order

September 29    Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University, Peter Thiel, Zero to One

September 30    Dallas: The Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, Joyce King, Exonerated

September 30    Atlanta: Atlanta History Center, S.C. Gwynne, Rebel Yell

 

 

 

 

FAIRS AND FESTIVALS

Book TV covers many book festivals each year, many of them LIVE.  In 2014, our festival coverage will include book festivals in Tucson, Los Angeles, Chicago, Charlottesville, New York, Freedom Fest in Vegas, Brooklyn, the Roosevelt Reading Festival in Hyde Park, NY, Harlem Book Festival, the Texas Book Festival and Miami Book Fair International in November.  You can watch those we've already covered online.  Find them using the "Search" button in the upper lefthand corner of this homepage.

For a complete list of upcoming book festivals, click on the BOOK FAIRS tab at the top of the page.