Encore Booknotes

About Encore Booknotes

Encore Booknotes are hour-long interviews from the archives of one of the network's long-running programs, Booknotes. Encore Booknotes airs each weekend on Saturday at 6pm (ET).

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Encore Booknotes: Diana Preston, "Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy"
Diana Preston

Last aired: October 4, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Diana Preston, "Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy"
Encore Booknotes: "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam"
Nguyen Cao Ky

Last aired: August 23, 2014

Encore Booknotes: "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam"
Encore Booknotes: "Posterity: Letters of Great Americans to Their Children"
Dorie McCullough Lawson

Last aired: July 26, 2014

Encore Booknotes: "Posterity: Letters of Great Americans to Their Children"
Encore Booknotes: Midge Decter "An Old Wife's Tale"
Midge Decter

Last aired: June 28, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Midge Decter "An Old Wife's Tale"
Encore Booknotes: Jean Strouse, "Morgan: American Financier"
Jean Strouse

Last aired: June 21, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Jean Strouse, "Morgan: American Financier"
Encore Booknotes: Jill Ker Conway "When Memory Speaks"
Jill Ker Conway

Last aired: May 31, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Jill Ker Conway "When Memory Speaks"
Encore Booknotes: Henry Louis Gates, "Colored People: A Memoir"
Henry Louis Gates

Last aired: March 15, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Henry Louis Gates, "Colored People: A Memoir"
Encore Booknotes: Liz Carpenter, "Unplanned Parenthood "
Liz Carpenter

Last aired: February 22, 2014

Encore Booknotes: Liz Carpenter, "Unplanned Parenthood "
Encore Booknotes: "In the Name of God: The Khomeini Decade"
Robin Wright

Last aired: January 4, 2014

Encore Booknotes: "In the Name of God: The Khomeini Decade"
Encore Booknotes: Peter Jennings "The Century"
Peter Jennings

Last aired: November 30, 2013

Encore Booknotes: Peter Jennings "The Century"

Book TV Schedule

Highlights

LIVE 2014 Miami Book Fair: Day Two
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Sunday, November 23rd, at 10am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr. 30 min.
2014 Miami Book Fair: Day One
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Sunday, November 23rd, at 12am (ET)
Approx. 9 hr. 30 min.
2014 National Book Awards
Multiple Authors

Next air time: Sunday, November 23rd, at 10pm (ET)
Approx. 2 hr. 4 min.
"The Pity Party: A Mean-Spirited Diatribe Against Liberal Compassion"
William Voegeli

Next air time: Saturday, November 22nd, at 11pm (ET)
Approx. 53 min.
"Civil Rights and the Making of the Modern American State"
Megan Ming Francis

Next air time: Sunday, November 23rd, at 6:30pm (ET)
Approx. 56 min.
"Behind the Gates of Gomorrah: A Year with the Criminally Insane"
Stephen Seager

Next air time: Sunday, November 23rd, at 7:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 19 min.

Also Airing...

Saturday, November 22nd

Sunday, November 23rd

12am (ET)
Approx. 9 hr. 30 min.
2014 Miami Book Fair: Day One
Multiple Authors
LIVE 10am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr. 30 min.
2014 Miami Book Fair: Day Two
Multiple Authors
5:30pm (ET)
Approx. 50 min.
President George W. Bush, "41: A Portrait of My Father"
George W. Bush
6:30pm (ET)
Approx. 56 min.
"Civil Rights and the Making of the Modern American State"
Megan Ming Francis
7:30pm (ET)
Approx. 1 hr. 19 min.
"Behind the Gates of Gomorrah: A Year with the Criminally Insane"
Stephen Seager
10pm (ET)
Approx. 2 hr. 4 min.
2014 National Book Awards
Multiple Authors

Monday, November 24th

1am (ET)
Approx. 7 hr. 30 min.
2014 Miami Book Fair: Day Two
Multiple Authors

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, Mary Frances Berry, Joan Biskupic, and Michael Korda are this year's past guests so far.

Dec 7  Arthur Brooks  www.aei.org
Jan 4, 2015  Tavis Smiley www.tavistalks.com  @tavissmiley

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:

11/10/14: San Francsico, Jewich Community Center: Robert Baer, The Perfect Kill

11/11/14:  Philadelphia, U. of Pennsylvania Bookstore:  Stephen Kotkin, Stalin    

11/11/14:  Washington, D.C., National Press Club: John McCain, 13 Soldiers  

11/12/14:  Hudson Library & Historical Society, Hudson, OH:  James Robbins, The Real Custer   

11/12/14:  Philadelphia, Pen and Pencil Club:  Flemming Rose, The Tyranny of Silence  

11/12/14:  Los Angeles, Los Angeles Public Library:  Jill Lepore, The Secret History of Wonder Woman

11/12/14:  Chicago, University of Chicago:  Robert Howse, Leo Strauss  

11/12/14:  St. Louis, MO: St. Louis University: Russ Roberts, How Adam Smith Can Change

11/13/14:  Brooklyn, NY:  BookCourt: Mark Leibovich, Citizens of the Green Room   

11/13/14:  Newport, RI:  Island Books: Charles Edel, Nation Builder  

11/13/14   Brooklyn, NY:  New York Transit Museum:  Gay Talese, The Bridge  

11/14/14  New Haven, CT:  Yale University:  Conference on James Burnham's Suicide of the West

11/14/14  Northhampton, MA:  American Friends Service Committee:  Reese Erlich, Inside Syria

11/16/14  NYC:  Museum of Jewish Heritage:  Ron Rosenbaum, Explaining Hitler

11/18/14  Boston:  Harvard Club of Boston:  Marin Katusa, The Colder War

11/19/14  NYC:  University Club:  Art Laffer, An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of States  

11/19/14  *LIVE* NYC: Cipriani:  65th Annual National Book Awards  NYC

11/22-23/14  *LIVE*  Miami Book Fair International

11/24/14  Cambridge, MA:  Porter Square Books:  Mary Elise Sarotte, The Collapse

 

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.