TITLE: Cokie Roberts: 2008 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Cokie Roberts
EVENT DATE: 09/27/2008
RUNNING TIME: 32 minutes
Political commentator Cokie Roberts speaks at the National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Cokie Roberts, a New York Times best-selling author, is a political commentator for ABC News and serves as a senior news analyst for National Public Radio. She is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including two Emmy Awards, induction into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame and a citation from American Women in Radio and Television as one of the 50 greatest women in the history of broadcasting. Her books include "We Are Our Mothers' Daughters," "Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation" and "Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation" (HarperCollins, 2008). She lives in Bethesda, Md.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2008