Film, VideoCathy Scott: 2008 National Book Festival Journalist Cathy Scott appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Scott, Cathy
- Date: 2008-09-27
Film, VideoPatronage and Power: Women Movers and Shakers in the Indian Subcontinent - Panel II: Begums and ... Women in the Indian subcontinent are often associated with the smiling, singing and dancing actresses who appear in Bollywood films (Indian cinema). However, throughout history women in that region have played a ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2007-04-20
Film, VideoThe Guide: Managing Jerks, Recruiting Wingmen & Attracting Who You Want Rosalind Wiseman discussed her new e-book written for male teens, "The Guide: Managing Jerks, Recruiting Wingmen and Attracting Who You Want." The event included a conversation with Wiseman, a panel including two ...
- Contributor: Wiseman, Rosalind
- Date: 2013-09-12
Film, VideoOdetta oral history interview
Odetta! an interview for the American Folklife Center, November 3 [sic], 2003 | Legendary Folk Singer Odetta Online video interview with folk singer Odetta, conducted by the Director of the American Folklife Center, Peggy Bulger, on November 14, 2003, the day following Odetta's concert at the Library of Congress ...
- Contributor: Odetta - Bulger, Peggy A. - American Folklife Center
- Date: 2003
CollectionFolklore's Champion: Ben Botkin Among Benjamin Botkin's accomplishments, the gathering of slave narratives has received the greatest amount of attention, though not always with his name attached. As folklore editor of the Federal Writers Project, and ...
- Contributor: Abrahams, Roger - Abrahams, Roger D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2007-08-15
Film, VideoCarol & Mary Higgins Clark, Part 3
- Date: 2002-10-12
Film, VideoStan & Jan Berenstain, Part 1
- Date: 2003-10-04
Film, VideoDionne Warwick: 2008 National Book Festival Singer and children's author Dionne Warwick appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Warwick, Dionne
- Date: 2008-09-27
Film, VideoDevelopment of Transjordan During the 19th Century Raouf Abujaber discusses the development of Transjordan during the 19th century.
- Contributor: Abujaber, Raouf
- Date: 2013-05-30
Film, VideoThomas Mallon: 2010 National Book Festival Author Thomas Mallon speaks at the 2010 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Mallon , Thomas
- Date: 2010-09-25
Film, VideoMercy Watson 10th Anniversary: 2015 National Book Festival At the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C., author Kate DiCamillo hosted a 30-minute Q&A featuring the award-winning Mercy Watson series for early readers and the new spinoff ...
- Contributor: Dicamillo, Kate
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoThe Kislak Pirates Symposium: Panel I, part 2 Within some 50 years of its discovery, the Americas became a great and growing source of wealth for the Spanish crown. Silks, spices, precious metals and gems flowed across the Pacific to ...
- Contributor: Earle, Peter
- Date: 2007-12-08
Film, VideoWitness, Aleppo: Armenian, Assyrian & Arab Music, Stories & Images from Pre-war Syria Jason Hamacher discussed how he stumbled into a serious fascination with Syria's endangered spiritual traditions.
- Contributor: Hamacher, Jason
- Date: 2016-04-22
Film, VideoA Hole in Texas Herman Wouk, one of America's best-known and most popular novelists, discussed his writing career and his new novel, with journalist William Safire.
- Date: 2004-04-21
Film, VideoEl Maratón De Poesia Del Teatro de La Luna El Maratón De Poesia Del Teatro de La Luna is the only Spanish-language poetry marathon in the country gathering poets together from Latin America. This event is hosted on a yearly basis ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2013-06-07
Film, VideoJamie Lee Curtis: "This is Me: A Story of Who We Are & Where We Come ... Actor and author Jamie Lee Curtis read from her book "This is Me: A Story of Who We Are and Where We Come From," the 11th book in the "This is Me" ...
- Date: 2016-09-21
Film, VideoCharles Wheelan: 2013 National Book Festival Charles Wheelan appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Wheelan, Charles
- Date: 2013-09-21
Film, VideoCelebrating "One Life: Dolores Huerta" To celebrate the landmark exhibition "One Life: Dolores Huerta," Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera and poets Arlene Biala and Diana García will read work in response to the exhibition.
- Date: 2016-03-08
Film, VideoPreserving Creative America: Collecting Metadata for Recorded Sound As part of the NDIIPP Briefing series, the Library of Congress hosted a presentation by John Spencer, president of BMS/Chace. Spencer leads a partnership with NDIIPP exploring the structured collection of audio ...
- Contributor: Spencer, John
- Date: 2010-12-17
Film, VideoChallenges and Prospects of 11 Official Languages Policy in Post-Apartheid South Africa Leketi Makalela discussed English and language development in South Africa, particularly among speakers with indigenous African language backgrounds. His work reveals fresh insights into the study of English and the development of ...
- Contributor: Makalela, Leketi
- Date: 2011-11-15
Film, VideoConversation with Miguel Zenon Miguel Zenon spoke with Library staffers Larry Appelbaum and Talia Guzman-Gonzalez about his music, his work as an educator and his latest recording "Tipico."
- Contributor: Zenon, Miguel
- Date: 2017-04-11
Film, VideoLibrary and Information Science Education in North America: Bridging the Gulf Between Education and Practice R. David Lankes chairs a panel on the ongoing tension in the library and information science (LIS) field between the demands of preparing professionals and the forward-looking research mission of many of ...
- Contributor: Lankes, R. David
- Date: 2004-03-16
Concerts from the Library of Congress presents Justice composed by Roger Reynolds 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 ...
- Contributor: Library of Congress - Pelton, Carmen - Schick, Steven - Welby, Donnah - Fonte, Henry
- Date: 2001
Film, VideoNorth Korea Uncovered: The Crowd-Sourced Mapping of the World's Most Secret State Curtis Melvin has sought to cast light on the mysterious state of North Korea. From 2006 to 2009, he employed Google Earth to create "North Korea Uncovered," one of the most detailed ...
- Contributor: Melvin, Curtis
- Date: 2015-02-24
Film, VideoEarly Cartography of Panama & Darien Due to its role as a world's crossroads, the Isthmus of Panama has been one of the most mapped regions in the Americas. Hernan Arauz examines some of Panama's most significant maps ...
- Contributor: Arauz, Hernan
- Date: 2010-12-16
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, VideoImages of America: Mount Vernon Author Patrick L. O'Neill, historian and archaeologist, discussed his book, "Images of America: Mount Vernon." In his lecture, he discussed how he researched diverse collections at the Library of Congress for his ...
- Contributor: O'neill, Patrick
- Date: 2005-02-10
Film, VideoTunisia: Celebrating Fifty Years of Women's Emancipation A symposium titled "Tunisia: Celebrating Fifty Years of Women's Emancipation" was sponsored jointly by the Library's African and Middle Eastern Division and the Embassy of Tunisia. Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day ...
- Date: 2006-11-30
Film, VideoAlan Greenspan: 2014 National Book Festival Alan Greenspan is interviewed at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. by David Rubenstein.
- Date: 2014-08-30
Film, VideoBill Veeck: Baseball's Great Maverick Paul Dickson discussed and signed his book "Bill Veeck: Baseball's Great Maverick" at the Whittall Pavilion.
- Contributor: Dickson, Paul
- Date: 2012-05-01
Film, VideoSharon Draper: 2006 National Book Festival Sharon Draper speaks at the 2006 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Draper, Sharon
- Date: 2006-09-30
Film, VideoHay Copy of Gettysburg Address on Display The Library of Congress displays the John Hay copy of the Gettysburg Address for six weeks, from March 22 to May 4, in its "Civil War in America" exhibition. The John Hay ...
- Contributor: Krowl, Michelle
- Date: 2013-03-22
Film, VideoRecent Trends in Preservation of Intangible Cultural Heritage The UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage dates back to only 2003. Yet it is already having a major impact, globally and within the preservation community of the ...
- Contributor: Reedy, Chandra
- Date: 2008-05-20
Film, VideoWilliam Harry Harrison Inaugural Interview
- Contributor: Gawalt, Gerard
- Date: 1996-06-01
Film, VideoAgent of Change: Print Culture Studies After Elizabeth Eisenstein - Presentation of Papers The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress and the University of Massachusetts Press has published "Agent of Change: Print Culture Studies After Elizabeth L. Eisenstein." Inspiring debate since the ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2007-11-02
Film, VideoJon Stallworthy: Book Fest 07 Jon Stallworthy in a presentation at the 2007 National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Stallworthy, Jon
- Date: 2007-09-29
Film, VideoAmerican Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge: Graham Weber Graham Weber sings "Good Night, Irene" as part of the Lomax Challenge.To mark the 100th birthday of influential folklorist and musician Alan Lomax (1915-2002), who collected songs from musicians like Muddy Waters, ...
- Contributor: Weber, Graham
- Date: 2015-02-21
Film, VideoForum on Education and the Economy: Session II Education reform has been a policy focus in the United States since "A Nation at Risk" was released in 1983. Despite the best of intentions and large investments by both the public ...
- Date: 2008-06-27
Film, VideoEllen Oh: 2015 National Book Festival Ellen Oh discusses "King" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Oh, Ellen
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoSones de México Ensemble: Mexican American Music & Dance from Chicago A concert by Mexican folk music group Sones de México Ensemble.
- Contributor: Sones De Mé - Xico Ensemble
- Date: 2015-09-16