Film, VideoHip Hop Harry (Sun.): 2011 National Book Festival Hip Hop Harry performs at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Harry, Hip Hop
- Date: 2011-09-25
Film, VideoInterview with Pianist Sandro Ivo Bartoli David Plylar interviews Sandro Ivo Bartoli about the centennial of Ferruccio Busoni's birth. They also discuss Bartoli's performance of works by Bach, Busoni, Liszt and transcriptions by Busoni.
- Date: 2016-11-19
Film, VideoSabiha Al Khemir: 2009 National Book Festival Fiction and fantasy author Sabiha Al Khemir appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Al Khemir, Sabiha
- Date: 2009-09-26
Film, VideoQueer Iberia: Sexualities & Crossings from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance Josiah Blackmore and Gregory Hutcheson discuss their book "Queer Iberia," which looks at the sexual diversity that proliferated during the period between the 10th and the 16th centuries when political hegemony in the region of Spain and Portugal passed from Muslim to Christian hands.
- Date: 2016-10-13
Film, VideoJefferson's Letter to Meriwether Lewis Gerard Gawalt discusses the draft of a letter that Thomas Jefferson sent to Meriwether Lewis to initiate the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
- Contributor: Gawalt, Gerard
- Date: 2004-10-13
Film, VideoExperimental Shadow Theater in Contemporary Bali, Indonesia
- Date: 2017-10-18
Film, VideoFounding Friendships: Friendships Between Men and Women in the Early American Republic The film "When Harry Met Sally" is a modern-day look at whether close friendships without romance between men and women are possible. In "Founding Friendships: Friendships Between Men and Women in the Early American Republic" author Cassandra A. Good looks at such relationships as far back as the nation's founding.
- Contributor: Good, Cassandra A.
- Date: 2015-03-25
Film, VideoSally Satel: 2014 National Book Festival Psychiatrist and author Sally Satel appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Satel, Sally
- Date: 2014-08-30
Film, VideoElsa Cross: 2008 National Book Festival Poet Elsa Cross appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Cross, Elsa
- Date: 2008-09-27
Film, VideoScholarfest S4: War/Peace: Perspectives on the Concept of World Order from Former Kissinger Chairs As part of the two-day celebration of the 15th anniversary of the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress, five 10-minute rapid-fire "lightning conversations" (followed by 30 minutes of moderated Q&A) covered perspectives on the concept of world order from former Kissinger chairs at the Center.
- Date: 2015-06-11
Film, VideoNow It Can Be Told: The Unknown Irving Berlin The Music Division of the Library of Congress and the American Musicological Society, in joint partnership, presented the third in a series of lectures highlighting musicological research conducted in the division's collections. Jeffrey Magee presented "Now It Can Be Told: The Unknown Irving Berlin." After Jerome Kern famously pronounced that "Irving Berlin is American music" in 1925, Berlin continued for several decades more to...
- Contributor: Magee, Jeffrey
- Date: 2009-03-26
Film, VideoHenry Threadgill's Zooid A rare Washington appearance from Henry Threadgill, "one of the most important living composers in and around the jazz idiom" (Nate Chinen) and a dazzling alto saxophonist and flutist with masterly improvisational skills.
- Contributor: Threadgill, Henry
- Date: 2013-10-25
Film, VideoThe Ongoing Composition of Rhapsody in Blue Musicologist Ryan Banagale reconsidered the compositional history of George Gershwin's most famous work from its moment of inception through the present day, using a variety of source manuscripts housed in the Music Division at the Library of Congress.
- Contributor: Banagale, Ryan Raul
- Date: 2015-10-14
Film, VideoU.S. Poet Laureate Kay Ryan Closes Library of Congress Literary Season U.S. Poet Laureate Kay Ryan concludes the Library of Congress 2008-2009 literary season with a poetry reading in the historic Coolidge Auditorium, where past consultants/laureates -- such as Robert Frost, Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Hayden -- have read.
- Contributor: Ryan, Kay
- Date: 2009-05-07
Film, VideoGurcharan Das: 2010 National Book Festival Author and management consultant Gurcharan Das speaks at the 2010 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Das, Gurcharan
- Date: 2010-09-25
Film, VideoJohn McCutcheon: 2006 National Book Festival Author John McCutcheon speaks at the 2006 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: McCutcheon, John
- Date: 2006-09-30
Film, VideoManuscript Sources of Verklarte Nacht Wayne Shirley discusses the manuscript sources for Arnold Schoenberg's Verklärte Nacht in the Library's Whittall Collection.
- Contributor: Shirley, Wayne
- Date: 2011-02-04
Film, VideoFugal Lords: Subjectivity in Bach, Beethoven & Brahms David Plylar subjectivity in Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms in conjunction with a performance by pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard of works by the composers.
- Contributor: Plylar, David
- Date: 2014-11-07
Film, VideoBeyond Hubble: A New Era of Astronomy with the James Webb Space Telescope NASA's Amber Straughn, whose broad interests include galaxy formation and evolution, will discuss a new space-bsed telescope with improved technologies.
- Contributor: Straughn, Amber
- Date: 2012-03-21
Film, VideoCarl Hiaasen: 2016 National Book Festival Carl Hiaasen discusses "Razor Girl" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Hiaasen, Carl
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoSteven Kellogg: 2009 National Book Festival Children's author and illustrator Steven Kellogg appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Kellogg, Steven
- Date: 2009-09-26
Film, VideoAndrea Beaty: 2016 National Book Festival Andrea Beaty discusses "Ada Twist, Scientist" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Beaty , Andrea
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoWeight Loss Through the Ages Nutrition, obesity and weight-loss experts gathered at the Library of Congress to present "Weight Loss Through the Ages: Where We've Been, What We've Learned and Where We're Going."
- Date: 2011-01-19
Film, VideoTreasures in the Pre-1800 General Collections of Music videorecording | videorecording ; 28 min | Susan Clermont makes a presentation on the Music Division's collections prior to 1800 as part of the Library's docent training. (Content). Recorded December 7, 2006 (Date). Speaker Biography: Susan Clermont is the music specialist in the Library's Music Division. (Biographical). Videorecording (Form).
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Clermont, Susan
- Date: 2006
Film, VideoPoetry of Philip Levine and Delores Kendrick Poets Philip Levine and Delores Kendrick read selections from their work. Accompanying Kendrick during her recital were musicians from the Capitol City Symphony: harpist Michael O'Harlin, violinists Maurice Gatewood and Masaya Uchino, cellist Patrick Moan and violist Victoria Gau.
- Date: 2007-05-24