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  • Book TV on C-SPAN2

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    Each weekend, Book TV features 48 hours of nonfiction books from Saturday 8am ET to Monday 8am ET. Television For Serious Readers.

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  • In Depth Play all

    Book TV's signature program In Depth is a comprehensive, LIVE two-hour look at one author's work, with questions from viewers via phone, text, e-mail, and social media. Watch the full programs at booktv.org
    • In Depth with Heather Mac Donald - Duration: 9 minutes, 58 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 505 views
      Author Heather Mac Donald talked about her books and took viewer questions. Ms. Mac Donald is the author of several books, including The Burden of Bad Ideas, The War on Cops, and, most recently, Th...
    • In Depth with Dave Zirin - Duration: 3 minutes, 2 seconds.

      • 3 months ago
      • 383 views
      Author and sports writer Dave Zirin talked about his books and took viewer questions. Mr. Zirin is the author of many books, including What’s My Name, Fool?, A People’s History of Sports in the Uni...
    • In Depth with Brad Meltzer - Duration: 2 minutes, 20 seconds.

      • 5 months ago
      • 379 views
      Book TV’s In Depth 2018 Fiction Edition continued with bestselling author Brad Meltzer. His books include The Inner Circle, The Book of Fate, and, most recently, The Escape Artist.

      You can find th...
    • In depth with Cory Doctorow - Duration: 7 minutes, 40 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 596 views
      In Depth’s 2018 Fiction Edition continued with author Cory Doctorow. Mr. Doctorow’s books include Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom, Little Brother, and, most recently, Walkaway.

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    • In Depth w Jacqueline Woodson - Duration: 117 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 257 views
      Young adult fiction author Jacqueline Woodson talks about literacy and public libraries while on In Depth.

      Find the full program at: https://www.c-span.org/video/?449860-1/depth-jacqueline-w...
    • In Depth with Cory Doctorow - Duration: 73 seconds.

      • 9 months ago
      • 310 views
      Science fiction author Cory Doctorow will be our guest on In Depth to discuss his literary career and his most recent book "Walkaway."
    • In Depth with Brad Thor - Duration: 5 minutes, 40 seconds.

      • 10 months ago
      • 873 views
      Thriller author Bob Thor talks about the "deep state" in fiction writing and his views on the current political climate.
    • In Depth: Robert George and Cornel West - Duration: 81 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 1,006 views
      Authors Cornel West & Robert George discuss their work and take viewer questions. For years, Profs. West & George, who come from opposite ends of the political spectrum, have lectured and taught un...
    • In Depth with Nick Adams - Duration: 5 minutes, 28 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 730 views
      Author and political commentator Nick Adams explains his views on American exceptionalism.
    • In Depth with Eddie Glaude, April Ryan and David Maraniss - Duration: 3 minutes, 30 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 870 views
      Eddie Glaude, April Ryan and David Maraniss debate the implications of President Barack Obama drinking the water in Flint, Michigan.
    • In Depth with Kate Andersen Brower, William Seale, & Alvin Felzenberg - Duration: 2 minutes, 42 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 392 views
      Kate Andersen Brower, William Seale, and Alvin Felzenberg discussed U.S. presidential history and responded to viewer comments and questions.
    • In Depth with Gerald Horne - Duration: 76 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 971 views
      Author and historian Gerald Horne took viewer questions about race, politics, and American history on Book TV's In Depth program.
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  • After Words Play all

    Interviews with top nonfiction authors by journalists, public policy makers, legislators, and others familiar with their work. Watch the full programs at booktv.org
    • After Words with Rachel Louise Snyder, "No Visible Bruises" - Duration: 60 seconds.

      • 2 days ago
      • 81 views
      Journalist Rachel Louise Snyder reports on the intersection of domestic violence with other social issues impacting American society. She’s interviewed by Representative Debbie Dingell (D-MI).

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    • After Words with Anuradha Bhagwati - Duration: 117 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      • 106 views
      Anuradha Bhagwati details her time in the Marine Corps and her efforts to overturn the ban on women in combat. She is interviewed by Lt. Colonel Kate Germano, author of “Fight Like a Girl.”

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    • After Words with Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT), "Our Lost Declaration" - Duration: 50 seconds.

      • 2 weeks ago
      • 143 views
      Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) offers his thoughts on the overreach of government in colonial times and today. He’s interviewed by Georgetown Law professor Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz.

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    • Jennifer Eberhardt, "Biased" - Duration: 2 minutes, 43 seconds.

      • 3 weeks ago
      • 237 views
      Stanford University professor Jennifer Eberhardt offered her insights on implicit racial bias.
    • Preet Bharara, "Doing Justice" - Duration: 2 minutes, 56 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 314 views
      Preet Bharara provides an inside look at how the judicial process works drawing from his personal experiences and case histories as a former federal prosecutor for the Southern District of New York.
    • After Words with Arthur Brooks, "Love Your Enemies" - Duration: 57 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 221 views
      Longtime American Enterprise Institute president Arthur Brooks offers strategies on how to bridge the political divide in America. He’s interviewed by Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE).

      After Words airs Satur...
    • After Words with Arthur Brooks, "Love Your Enemies" - Duration: 60 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 174 views
      Longtime American Enterprise Institute president Arthur Brooks offers strategies on how to bridge the political divide in America. He’s interviewed by Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE).

      After Words airs Satur...
    • Vicky Ward, "Kushner, Inc." - Duration: 78 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 1,013 views
      Investigative reporter Vicky Ward reported on the careers of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump and their roles in the Trump administration. Here's a portion of the program...
    • After Words with George Papadopoulos, "Deep State Target" - Duration: 2 minutes, 8 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 594 views
      George Papadopoulos detailed his role in the Trump Presidential Campaign and the Russia investigation. He was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal justice department reporter Aruna Viswanatha.

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    • Victor Davis Hanson, "The Case for Trump" - Duration: 3 minutes, 57 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 2,082 views
      Victor Davis Hanson discussed the campaign, election, and presidency of Donald Trump. He's interviewed by former Congressman Dave Brat (R-VA).
    • Angela Stent, "Putin's World" - Duration: 74 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 335 views
      Georgetown University professor Angela Stent examines Russia's foreign policy and international goals in her book, "Putin's World."
    • After Words with Andrew McCabe, "The Threat" - Duration: 2 minutes, 7 seconds.

      • 2 months ago
      • 508 views
      Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe discusses his career, and his firing from the Bureau. He’s interviewed by New York Times reporter Adam Goldman.

      After Words airs Saturdays 10pm ET & Sunday...
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  • History and Biography Play all

    Book TV covers many author talks and panel discussions throughout the year.

    Author talks for history books and biographies of several prominent and historical figures are available for viewing on YouTube and at booktv.org.
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