Film, VideoThe Grand Museum, Egypt Muhammad Gamal discusses Egypt's Grand Museum.
- Contributor: Gamal, Muhammad
- Date: 2013-03-01
Film, Video"America in the Middle East" by Michael Oren
- Contributor: Oren, Michael
- Date: 2008-02-07
Film, VideoErin E. & Philip C. Stead: 2012 National Book Festival Erin E. Stead and Philip C. Stead appear at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Date: 2012-09-23
CollectionTraditional Classical Persian Music A concert of traditional classical Persian music by Nader Majd & Farshid Mahjour.
- Contributor: Majd, Nader - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division
- Date: 2014-04-16
Film, VideoAmy Riolo: 2014 National Book Festival Amy Riolo appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Riolo, Amy
- Date: 2014-08-30
Film, VideoA Dialogue on the 400th Anniversary of 'Don Quixote' "A Dialogue on the 400th Anniversary of 'Don Quixote'," was part of the Hispanic Division's Scholarly Seminars, held twice a year. The event was sponsored by the Embassy of Spain Cultural Office, ...
- Date: 2005-11-17
Film, VideoVox Luminis Belgian ensemble Vox Luminis performs Monteverdi ("Vorrei Baciarto, o Fili," "Alcun non mi consigli," "Lamento della ninfa"), Della Ciaia's "Lamentatio Virginis in Depositione Filii de Cruce" and D. Scarlatti's "Stabat Mater."
- Contributor: Vox Luminis
- Date: 2014-10-29
Film, VideoDigital Library Technologies Staff of the U.S./Anglo Division in the Library's Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access directorate took on special projects in the summer of 2015 and presented their findings regarding advancements in digital library technologies. ...
- Date: 2015-08-26
Film, VideoFrom Vienna to Chicago and Back Distinguished Austrian historian Gerald Stourzh, professor emeritus at the University of Vienna, is one of the few prominent scholars equally at home with U.S. history and the history of central Europe. Stourzh ...
- Contributor: Stourzh, Gerald
- Date: 2008-09-24
Film, VideoBarry Svrluga: 2015 National Book Festival Barry Svrluga discusses "The Grind: Inside Baseball's Hardest Season" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Svrluga, Barry
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoRodgers & Hammerstein: My Favorite Things In the second episode of a series of videos that explore the Rodgers and Hammerstein collections at the Library of Congress, Michael Feinstein traces the origin of the lyrics for "My Favorite ...
- Contributor: Feinstein, Michael
- Date: 2014-02-03
Film, VideoTerry Pratchett: Book Fest 07 Terry Pratchett in a presentation at the 2007 National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Pratchett, Terry
- Date: 2007-09-29
Film, VideoJoy Harjo: 2012 National Book Festival Joy Harjo appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Harjo, Joy
- Date: 2012-09-22
Film, VideoReverence for Life 3: Andrea Baldeck & Franz Stuppard Andrea Baldeck discusses "The Visual Record Created by an American Physician Who Served at Hospital Albert Schweitzer and Later Returned to Photograph the People of the Artibonite Valley at the Hospital," and ...
- Date: 2002-05-22
Film, VideoPublic Markets Public markets, with their small vendors selling locally-grown food and locally-made crafts, accentuate the qualities of a town and help build a sense of community. Helen Tangires, author of "Public Markets," discussed ...
- Contributor: Tangiers, Helen
- Date: 2008-12-03
Film, VideoRajput Maharajas Conference (Afternoon) Rajput maharajas have ruled hundreds of places throughout northern India, not just Rajasthan. The Rathor clan of Rajputs, headed by the Maharaja of Jodhpur, ruled states in Central India (Alirajpur, Jhabua, Jobat, ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2008-10-17
CollectionSreevidhya Chandramouli with Poovalur Sriji: South Indian Classical Music from Oregon Sreevidhya Chandramouli plays the vina, a plucked Indian lute with a fret board spanning three and a half octaves. She was trained in the Karaikudi vina tradition, the only school of south ...
- Contributor: Chandramouli, Sreevidhya - Srinivasan, Poovalur V. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2009-08-20
Film, VideoCynthia Kadohata: 2014 National Book Festival Cynthia Kadohata appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Kadohata, Cynthia
- Date: 2014-08-30
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, VideoDinosaurs Along the Silk Road During the past seven years, James M. Clark has been part of a team that found the bones of small dinosaurs mired in mud, stacked one on top of another, in the ...
- Contributor: Clark, James M.
- Date: 2009-06-24
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, VideoPoet & Writer Zainab Hassan Somali writer and poet Zainab Hassan discusses her work in an interview presented in partnership with the Africa Society of the National Summit on Africa.
- Contributor: Hassan, Zainab
- Date: 2014-06-10
Film, VideoWho Speaks for Islam? The Near East Section of the African and Middle Eastern Division presented, as part of the series "Beyond the Islamist Discourse: Muslims Look at Their Societies," John Esposito, who discussed "Who Speaks ...
- Contributor: Esposito, John
- Date: 2008-04-11
Film, VideoJascha Heifetz, Iconic Violinist Three Heifetz experts discuss the life and legacy of the great twentieth-century Russian-American violinist.
- Date: 2014-04-16
Film, VideoPoet Laureate Donald Hall Opens the Literary Season Donald Hall opened the Library's 2006-07 literary season with a reading of poems from his book "White Apples and the Taste of Stone: Selected Poems 1946-2006" (Houghton Mifflin, 2006).
- Contributor: Hall, Donald
- Date: 2006-10-03
CollectionKiu Haghighi with Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh: Persian Santour and Tombak Music from Illinois Persian hammered dulcimer (santour) virtuoso Kiu Haghighi is accompanied by Tooraj Moshref-Zadeh on the tombak, a Persian drum.
- Contributor: Haghighi, Kiu - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2011-07-20
CollectionDavid Warren Steel: Makers of the Sacred Harp David Warren Steel discusses his new book, "The Makers of the Sacred Harp," newly published by the University of Illinois Press.
- Contributor: Steel, David Warren - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
- Date: 2010-10-21
Film, VideoJames Ransome: 2010 National Book Festival National best-selling author and illustrator James Ransome appears at the 2010 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Ransome, James
- Date: 2010-09-25
Film, VideoIrving Fine & the American Woodwind Quintet Nicholas Alexander Brown discusses Irving Fine and the American Woodwind Quintet as part of the Library's celebration of the composer's 100th birthday Irving Fine, described by Aaron Copland as "the greatest of ...
- Contributor: Brown, Nicholas Alexander
- Date: 2014-12-02
Film, VideoIntroduction and History of the Library's Music Division Susan Vita makes a presentation on the Library's Music Division for the docent training program.
- Contributor: Vita, Susan
- Date: 2006-12-07
Film, VideoBARD Mobile Android: Introduction & TalkBack Gestures Judy Dixon introduces the BARD Mobile application for Android and provides a tutorial on how to use basic TalkBack gestures.
- Contributor: Dixon, Judy
- Date: 2015-06-01
Film, VideoOpening the Photo Vaults: A Web 2.0 Pilot Project to Enhance Discovery and Gather Input for ...
- Date: 2008-01-29
CollectionThe Quebe Sisters Band: Texas Fiddle & Swing Concert by the Quebe Sisters Band, composed of Grace, Sophia and Hulda Quebe (pronounced Kway-bee), who all sing and play the fiddle, and the Clark twins, Penny Lea (guitar and mandolin) and ...
- Contributor: Quebe Sisters Band - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2014-08-20
Film, VideoLeipzig String Quartet With a program featuring a Romantic era classic by Borodin and favorites by Debussy and Stravinsky, the Leipzig String Quartet demonstrated some of their most dramatic works, highlights from their 50 recordings.
- Contributor: Leipzig String Quartet
- Date: 2015-03-21
Film, VideoGeorge Duran: 2008 National Book Festival Chef George Duran appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Duran, George
- Date: 2008-09-27
Film, VideoAmerican Ballet Theatre: 75 Years Touring the Globe Victoria Phillips discusses the history of the American Ballet Theatre in relation to the exhibit she curated at the Library of Congress.
- Contributor: Phillips, Victoria
- Date: 2014-10-14
Film, VideoJane Hirshfield: 2009 National Book Festival Jane Hirshfield, author of six collections of poetry appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Hirshfield, Jane
- Date: 2009-09-26
Film, VideoLucky Diaz & the Family Jam Band (Sun.): 2012 National Book Festival Lucky Diaz & the Family Jam Band appears on the Family Storytelling Stage at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival (Sunday).
- Contributor: Diaz, Lucky
- Date: 2012-09-23
CollectionThe Sherman Holmes Project with Brooks Long & Phil Wiggins In this concert, Sherman Holmes and Brooks Long are joined by the great blues harmonica player Phil Wiggins.
- Contributor: Wiggins, Phil - Holmes, Sherman - Long, Brooks - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
- Date: 2015-04-15
Film, VideoSharon Robinson on Literacy Sharon Robinson addresses the importance of literacy at the 2016 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Robinson, Sharon
- Date: 2016-09-24