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  • Justice

    Videorecording. Filmed Operas.. electronic | composed by Roger Reynolds. (Statement Of Responsibility). Title from screen (viewed on March 20, 2009). Commissioned by the Julian E. Berla and Freda Hauptman Berla Fund in the Library of Congress for the celebration of the Library's Bicentennial. Carmen Pelton, soprano; Steven Schick, percussion; Donnah Welby, actress. (Performers). Recorded at the Thomas Jefferson Building's Great Hall on November 30, ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Pelton, Carmen - Schick, Steven - Welby, Donnah - Fonte, Henry
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
  • NBA and WNBA: Book Fest 05

    Players from the NBA and WNBA at the 2005 National Book Festival

    • Contributor: Various
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005-09-24
  • Diana Gabaldon: 2010 National Book Festival

    "Outlander" series novelist Diana Gabaldon appears at the 2010 National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Gabaldon, Diana
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010-09-25
  • Baghdad Jews in British Burma

    Anthropologist Ruth Fredman Cernea discusses the Jewish experience in the land of Burma in a lecture titled "Almost Englishmen: Baghdadi Jews in British Burma." For more than a century, Jews from the Middle East--the Baghdadis--formed vibrant communities throughout Southeast Asia. Linked across the miles by tradition, family and economic ties, ideologically the Baghdadis existed between two promised lands: the religious ideal of Jerusalem and ...

    • Contributor: Cernea, Ruth Fredman
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008-09-09
  • A Fiddler's Tale

    Annette Kaufman, pianist and art collector, discussed "A Fiddler's Tale: How Hollywood and Vivaldi Discovered Me," a book she co-wrote with her husband, violinist and art collector Louis Kaufman.

    • Contributor: Kaufman, Annette
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2003-07-31
  • Walter Isaacson: 2008 National Book Festival

    Veteran journalist Walter Isaacson appears at the National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Isaacson, Walter
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008-09-27
  • Create Your Future the Peter Drucker Way

    Bruce Rosenstein discussed his book, "Create Your Future the Peter Drucker Way." Peter Drucker's groundbreaking work turned management theory into a serious discipline. Drucker penned numerous influential works on organization and management. In his second book based on the late Drucker's work, Rosenstein argues how Drucker's teachings go beyond the discipline of management to individual growth.

    • Contributor: Rosenstein, Bruce
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2014-01-29
  • Origins & Variety of Movable Structures in the Book Format

    Toy and moveable books have fascinated and entertained children and adults alike for centuries. This talk explores the origins and variety of movable structures in the book format. Focusing on the innovative books published by Dean and Son during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the "first golden age of pop-up books" is discussed as well as factors that allowed movable books to flourish. ...

    • Contributor: Denslow, Sarah
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2014-01-30
  • Sally Squires: 2006 National Book Festival

    Sally Squires speaks at the 2006 National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Squires, Sally
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006-09-30
  • Sudan: A Nation in Turbulent Search for Itself

    Francis Deng, Distinguished Visiting Scholar at the Library of Congress' John W. Kluge Center discussed the African nation of Sudan.

    • Contributor: Deng, Francis
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005-11-02
  • Haptic Virtual Reality Simulation Training for Conservation

    Haptic interaction devices provide computer users with the physical sensation of touch. Typically, these devices simulate the force-feedback aspect of haptic sensation by exerting a mechanical response to user actions. This response allows virtual objects to be manipulated and touched as if they occupied real space. Force-feedback, experienced in conjunction with visual 3D computer models, can provide a highly realistic simulation of materials and ...

    • Contributor: Geary, Angela
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-02-20
  • Rep. Juanita Millender-McDonald Delivers Keynote Address for African American History Month

    Rep. Juanita Millender-McDonald delivered the African American History Month keynote address at the Library of Congress. The program also featured remarks by John Fleming, national president of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH). ASALH's 2007 theme, "From Slavery to Freedom: Africans in the Americas," honors the work of black historian John Hope Franklin, who recently won the Library's ...

    • Contributor: Millender McDonald, Rep. Juanita
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007-02-08
  • Interview with the Ambassadors: A Different Approach to Being an Ambassador

    Following the Jan. 5, 2010, ceremony announcing the appointment of Katherine Paterson as the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature for 2010-2011, Jon Scieszka, National Ambassador for 2008-2009, interviewed his successor. They discussed a wide range of issues, both serious and humorous, in a room in the Library's Thomas Jefferson Building.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010-01-05
  • Valerie Martinez: 2009 National Book Festival

    Poet Valerie Martinez appears at the National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Martinez, Valerie
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-09-26
  • Julie Morgenstern: 2008 National Book Festival

    Organizational expert Julie Morgenstern appears at the National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Morgenstern, Julie
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008-09-27
  • Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers

    Concert by the Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers.

    • Contributor: Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2013-08-07
  • Anna Dewdney: 2012 National Book Festival

    Anna Dewdney appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Dewdney, Anna
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012-09-22
  • Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah: 2009 National Book Festival

    In collaboration with Carmen Agra Deedy on "14 Cows," Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah appears at the National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Naiyomah, Wilson Kimeli
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009-09-26
  • America is in the Heart for the 21st Century, Part 2

    The Asian Division of the Library of Congress held a daylong symposium on author Carlos Bulosan, titled "America Is in the Heart for the 21st Century." Bulosan depicted the early Filipino migrant experience in the United States and is best known for his book "America Is in the Heart." The Library, in conjunction with the Asian Division Friends Society (ADFS), coordinated the program as ...

    • Contributor: Various
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006-04-28
  • The Impact of Mobile Technology & Telephony in East Africa

    J. Kwabena Addo discusses how mobile technology and telephony have affected job and wealth creation in East Africa, and possible lessons for the rest of Africa.

    • Contributor: Addo, J. Kwabena
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-04-12
  • Shelia P. Moses: 2011 National Book Festival

    Shelia P. Moses appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Moses, Shelia P.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-25
  • Brian Lies: 2014 National Book Festival

    Brian Lies appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

    • Contributor: Lies, Brian
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2014-08-30
  • Hicks family oral history interview in Bogalusa, Louisiana, 2011-05-27.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Hicks, Charles Ray - Hicks, Valeria Payton - Collins, Barbara Maria - Burras, Carol Cummings - Hicks, Robert Lawrence - Hicks, Darryl Robertson - Hicks, Gregory Vincent - Hicks Family
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-05-27
  • Inside the Library

    A senior cataloger and longtime docent at the Library of Congress, shares a personal perspective on the Library's historic buildings and collections.

    • Contributor: Maier, Kurt
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004-06-08
  • Bob Woodward: 2012 National Book Festival

    Bob Woodward appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.

    • Contributor: Woodward, Bob
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2012-09-23