Book Parties and Festivals

2012 Miami Book Fair International: Saturday

Multiple Authors

About the Program

Book TV will be LIVE at the Miami Book Fair International, held on the campus of Miami Dade College, over the November 17-18 weekend.  Our 14+ hours of coverage includes 10 author talks/panel discussions and 8 author interview segments with viewer participation (via FACEBOOK, TWEETS, Calls, and e-mails). 




Dave Barry, “Lunatics”   

Seth Reiss and Will Tracy, “The Onion Book of Known Knowledge”


11:30am ET


Naomi Wolf, “Vagina: A New Biography”



12:15pm ET


INTERVIEW with Lila Quintero Weaver, “Darkroom: A Memoir in Black and White”



12:30pm ET


Michael J. Sandel, “What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets”



1:15pm ET


INTERVIEW with Edwidge Danticat, “So Spoke the Earth”



1:30pm ET


Lori Andrews, “Social Networks and the Death of Privacy”


Hanna Rosin, “The End of Men”


Joan Walsh, “What's the Matter with White People?”



2:15pm ET


INTERVIEW with David Rothkopf, “Power, Inc.” 



3pm ET


Candice Millard, “Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President”


David Nasaw, “The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy”


Les Standiford, “Desperate Sons: Samuel Adams, Patrick Henry, John Hancock, and the Secret Bands of Radicals Who Led the Colonies to War”



4:15pm ET


INTERVIEW with Brad Meltzer, “Heroes for My Daughter”



4:30pm ET


Panel on Christopher Hitchens’ “Mortality” with Carol Blue, Cary Goldstein, Martin Amis and Robert Weil



5:45pm ET


INTERVIEW with Carol Blue, widow of Christopher Hitchens 





Program Information

2012 Miami Book Fair International: Saturday

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, November 18th at 12am (ET)
  • Saturday, November 17th at 10am (ET)
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