Film, VideoPoetry: The 2010 Maraton De Poesia The Hispanic Division hosted an afternoon of poetry readings, moderated by Rei Berroa of George Mason University.
- Contributor: Berroa, Rei
- Date: 2010-06-04
Film, VideoHarlyn Geronimo: 2015 National Book Festival Harlyn Geronimo discusses "In Geronimo's Footsteps: A Journey Beyond Legend" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Geronimo, Harlyn
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoDave Pelzer: Book Fest 05 Dave Pelzer at the 2005 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Pelzer, Dave
- Date: 2005-09-24
Film, VideoDrugs for the Mind and How to Use Them In May 2005, the Library of Congress, the Dana Foundation, Columbia University, and the National Institute of Mental Health gathered leaders in neuroscience and ethics to discuss the rights and wrongs of ...
- Date: 2005-05-11
Film, VideoThe Life of a Poet: Mary Szybist National Book Award winner Mary Szybist discusses her poetry with Ron Charles, editor of The Washington Post's Book World.
- Contributor: Szybist, Mary
- Date: 2014-09-17
Film, VideoRDA: Looking to the Future Barbara Tillett presents an update on Resource, Description & Access, the new cataloging code, and its implications if implemented.
- Contributor: Tillett, Barbara
- Date: 2010-03-09
CollectionHoop Dances by Dallas Chief Eagle and Jasmine Pickner Two first place World Hoop Dance Champions have joined together to model and dance a vision of male and female balance, harmony and respect as traditionally practiced by their ancestors. Dallas Chief ...
- Contributor: Pickner, Jasmine - Chief Eagle, D. - Herseth Sandlin, Stephanie - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2007-11-15
Film, VideoClifford Browner oral history interview conducted by Hasan Kwame Jeffries in Albany, Georgia, 2013-03-09. Clifford Browner discusses his childhood in Sasser, Georgia, and how he came to be involved in the Southwest Georgia Movement for civil rights in the early 1960s. He describes mass meetings at ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Browner, Clifford - Jeffries, Hasan Kwame
- Date: 2013-03-09
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Film, VideoAvant Garde Art & Artists in Mexico Susannah Joel Glusker discusses and signs her new book "Avant-Garde Art & Artists in Mexico: Anita Brenner's Journals of the Roaring Twenties."
- Contributor: Glusker, Susannah Joel
- Date: 2012-06-01
Film, VideoNightcap Conversation with Meredith Monk The visionary artist Meredith Monk's groundbreaking exploration of the voice as an instrument expands the boundaries of musical composition, creating landscapes of sound that unearth feelings, energies, and memories for which there ...
- Contributor: Monk, Meredith
- Date: 2015-10-30
Film, VideoDoes This Beach Make Me Look Fat? 2015 National Book Festival Lisa Scottoline & Francesca Serritella discuss "Does This Beach Make Me Look Fat?: True Stories & Confessions" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoFiction Collections at the Library of Congress Discussion of the current fiction collections of the Library of Congress with an emphasis on the papers of National Book Award winners in the Manuscript Division. Four Library of Congress veterans present ...
- Date: 2009-10-23
Film, VideoArise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth & Hannah An illustrated lecture by artist and calligrapher, Debra Band, on the publication of her new book "Arise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah."
- Contributor: Pearlstein, Debra
- Date: 2012-11-19
Film, VideoPoetry from Memory: National Book Festival 2008 Due to the illness of scheduled poet Michael S. Harper at the 2008 National Book Festival, other poets and moderators in the Poetry Pavilion recite poems from memory.
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2008-09-27
Film, VideoKazu Kibuishi: 2011 National Book Festival Kazu Kibuishi appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Kibuishi, Kazu
- Date: 2011-09-25
Film, VideoSteven McNichols oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Burlingame, California, 2013-03-01.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - McNichols, Steven
- Date: 2013-03-01
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CollectionLiteratura de Cordel: Continuity and Change in Brazilian Popular Literature (Day 2, afternoon) Literatura de cordel, literally "string literature," refers to small popular books or chapbooks, predominantly from northeastern Brazil. They were often suspended from cords or strings, hung across marketplace stalls belonging to local ...
- Contributor: Various - Chesnut, R. Andrew - Curran, Mark J. - Gambliel, Maria Carmen - Maia, Manuela - Marks, Morton - McCann, Bryan - Morris, Valda - Silva, Gonçalo Ferreira Da - Slater, Candace ... Various - Chesnut, R. Andrew - Curran, Mark J. - Gambliel, Maria Carmen - Maia, Manuela - Marks, Morton - McCann, Bryan - Morris, Valda - Silva, Gonçalo Ferreira Da - Slater, Candace - Soares, Marli Gomes - Williams, Gayle Ann - American Folklife Center - Library of Congress. Hispanic Division - Brazil. Embaixada (U.S.) - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2011-09-27
Film, VideoFrom Slave Ship to Harvard: Yarrow Mamout & the History of an African American Family James H. Johnston discusses his book about Yarrow Mamout, an educated Muslim from Guinea who was brought to Maryland on a slave ship and gained his freedom 44 years later.
- Contributor: Johnston, James H.
- Date: 2016-04-06
Film, VideoJulia Glass: 2006 National Book Festival Julia Glass speaks at the 2006 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Glass, Julia
- Date: 2006-09-30
Film, VideoConversations About RDA: Compare & Contrast: AACR2 & RDA in the Bibliographic Record Four Library of Congress bibliographic description experts provide tips and strategies for working with the RDA: Resource Description and Access instructions in a new training series titled "Conversations about RDA."
- Date: 2015-05-20
Film, VideoJudy Blume: 2009 National Book Festival Young-adult author Judy Blume appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Blume, Judy
- Date: 2009-09-26
Film, VideoJoyce Carol Oates: 2016 National Book Festival Joyce Carol Oates discusses her memoir "The Lost Landscape: A Writer's Coming of Age" and "The Man Without a Shadow: A Novel" with Ron Charles from the Washington Post at the 2016 ...
- Contributor: Oates , Joyce Carol
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoDisrupt Aging Jo Ann Jenkins discusses her book "Disrupt Aging: A Bold New Path to Living Your Best Life At Every Age," co-authored with Boe Workman.
- Contributor: Jenkins, Jo Ann
- Date: 2016-04-20
Film, VideoThe Poetry of Everyday Life Folklore is often defined as traditions handed down by word of mouth across generations. For this presentation, Steve Zeitlin combined a folkloric perspective, which documents the creative expressions of a culture, with ...
- Contributor: Zeitlin, Steve
- Date: 2015-08-20
Film, VideoMaria Schneider Workshop Jazz composer and bandleader Maria Schneider leads a workshop for the Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra and Levine Music Premier Jazz Combo in conjunction with the world premiere of her work "Data Lords," ...
- Date: 2016-04-16
Film, VideoMarce Lacouture with David Greely and Kristi Guillory Cajun Music from Louisiana videorecording | videorecording; 63 min. | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). June 23, 2010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Lacouture, Marce - Greely, David - Guillory, Guillory, Kristi - Owens, Maida - Ausetn, Theodocia
- Date: 2012
Film, VideoThe Legacy of St. Augustine: Myth, History & the Story of America's Oldest City J. Michael Francis discussed the Spanish founding of St. Augustine, Florida, and its long and varied cultural heritage.
- Contributor: Francis, J. Michael
- Date: 2015-10-14
Film, Video2013 Library of Congress Literacy Awards: Reach Out & Read The Reach Out and Read organization is the 2013 recipient of the David M Rubenstein Prize, one of three Library of Congress Literacy Awards.
- Contributor: Klass, Perri
- Date: 2013-11-04
Film, VideoCyrus Cassells: 2006 National Book Festival Cyrus Cassells speaks at the 2006 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Cassells, Cyrus
- Date: 2006-09-30
Film, VideoMagna Carta: Selecting & Conserving Primary Resources A panel of Library of Congress staff members discussed how materials were prepared and selected for display and educational-outreach curriculum related to the "Magna Carta: Muse and Mentor" exhibition.
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2014-08-20
Film, VideoCynthia Baker Anderson and Fletcher Anderson oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Bogalusa, Louisiana, ... Cynthia and Fletcher Anderson remember the segregation and job discrimination they faced in Bogalusa, Louisiana, and their decision to join the Civil Rights Movement. Fletcher recalls working many different jobs at the ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Anderson, Fletcher - Anderson, Cynthia Baker
- Date: 2011-05-27
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Film, VideoJewish Women's Issues Author Susan Weidman Schneider, editor-in-chief of Lilith, discussed her experiences of more than two decades at the helm of this award-winning Jewish women's magazine.
- Contributor: Schneider, Susan Weidman
- Date: 2004-03-30
Film, VideoRene Saldana: Book Fest 05 Author Rene Saldana at the 2005 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Saldana, Rene
- Date: 2005-09-24
Film, VideoWitter Bynner Fellowship Reading: Allison Hedge Coke Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera introduced the 2016 Witter Bynner Fellow, Allison Hedge Coke, who read selections of her work.
- Date: 2016-03-09
Film, VideoThe Blumenthals of the Upper-Lower Peninsula of Michigan In celebration of Jewish-American Heritage Month, genealogist Janette Silverman discussed methodology and resources for doing genealogical research. She shared her own family research as a case study.
- Contributor: Silverman, Janette
- Date: 2016-05-16
Film, VideoRobert Caro: 2012 National Book Festival Robert Caro discusses "The Passage of Power," the latest installment in his biographical series on President Lyndon Johnson, at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Caro, Robert
- Date: 2012-09-22
Film, VideoLibraryThing: A Social Cataloging Web Site The Library of Congress presents a program in its "Digital Future & You" series featuring LibraryThing, a social cataloging and social networking Web site.
- Contributor: Spalding, Tim
- Date: 2007-04-19
Film, VideoMary Kay Zuravleff: 2013 National Book Festival Mary Kay Zuravleff appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Zuravleff, Mary Kay
- Date: 2013-09-21
Film, VideoSatch, Dizzy & Rapid Robert: The Wild Saga of Interracial Baseball Before Jackie Robinson Historian Timothy M. Gay tells the stories of pioneering baseball escapades in his new book, "Satch, Dizzy and Rapid Robert: The Wild Saga of Interracial Baseball Before Jackie Robinson."
- Contributor: Gay, Timothy
- Date: 2010-05-05
Film, VideoMagna Carta: Rule of Law in the Contemporary World - Civil Liberties & Surveillance As a part of a symposium on the enduring legacy of Magna Carta, an expert panel discussed rule of law as it relates to contemporary issues surrounding civil liberties and surveillance.
- Date: 2014-12-09