• Film, Video
    Preservation Aesthetics Shannon Mattern discusses the aesthetics of preservation at the annual Digital Preservation meeting.
    • Contributor: Mattern, Shannon
    • Date: 2014-07-22
  • Film, Video
    African-American Spirituals of the Civil War: Concert A performance by the Howard University Chorale and Baltimore City College High School Choir, as part of a Library symposium on African-American spirituals of the Civil War.
    • Date: 2013-03-30
  • Film, Video
    Interview with Howard Marotto, Naples, Italy, November 26, 2001 (part 2 of 2)
    • Contributor: George, Scott Edward - Marotto, Howard
    • Date: 2001-11-26
  • Film, Video
    Forough Farrokhzhad's Biography & Unpublished Letters Farzaneh Milani from the University of Virginia discussed her book about famous Iranian poet, Forough Farokhzhad, and her unpublished letters.
    • Contributor: Milani, Farzaneh
    • Date: 2014-08-27
  • Film, Video
    Charlie Jane Anders: 2016 National Book Festival Charlie Jane Anders discusses "All the Birds in the Sky" with Barrie Hardymon from NPR at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Anders, Charlie Jane
    • Date: 2016-09-24
  • Film, Video
    Cultures Without Borders: From Beirut to Washington, D.C. May Rihani spoke about her book "Cultures Without Borders: From Beirut to Washington, D.C.," a memoir on girls' education, women's empowerment and common ground among diverse cultures.
    • Contributor: Rihani, May A.
    • Date: 2014-12-10
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    Poets & Patriotism: The 200th Birthday of the Star-Spangled Banner Internationally-renowned baritone Thomas Hampson presented a special program commemorating the 200th anniversary of our national anthem. The program included American music from colonial days to the present, rare historical documents from the Library's extensive collections. Hampson was joined by the University of Michigan Alumni Chorus, Mark Clague (University of Michigan) and pianist Matthew Thompson.
    • Date: 2014-07-03
  • Film, Video
    I Juana Live in America: An Immigrant's Creative Journey Award-winning illustrator Juana Medina discussed her work and her artistic journey as a Colombian artist living in the United States.
    • Contributor: Medina , Juana
    • Date: 2016-09-21
  • Film, Video
    Analyzing a Primary Source This film presents a short primary source analysis activity for teachers that includes observation, reflection and questioning.
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2015
  • Film, Video
    Mac Barnett: 2015 National Book Festival Mac Barnett discusses "The Terrible Two" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Barnett, Mac
    • Date: 2015-09-05
  • Film, Video
    Jenny Han: 2015 National Book Festival Jenny Han discusses "P.S. I Still Love You" appears at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Han, Jenny
    • Date: 2015-09-05
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    International Literature: Singapore Poet/essayist Jee Leong Koh, playwright/translator Jeremy Tiang, and writer/editor Frank Stewart read from "Starry Island: New Writing from Singapore" as part of a series of contemporary literature from Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas from MANOA: A Pacific Journal of International Writing.
    • Date: 2015-09-21
  • Film, Video
    Elise Parsley: 2015 National Book Festival Elise Parsley discusses "If You Ever Want to Bring an Alligator to School, Don't" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Parsley, Elise
    • Date: 2015-09-05
  • Film, Video
    Authors, Attribution & Integrity 2: The US Perspective This panel provided an overview of the current state of protection of moral rights in the United States, including discussion of the patchwork approach of federal and state laws, as well as judicial opinions. The official transcript of this event has been published by the George Mason Journal of International Commercial Law. The citation is "Symposium, Authors, Attribution and Integrity: Examining Moral Rights in ...
    • Date: 2016-04-18
  • Film, Video
    Mahan Esfahani, Harpsichord Concert Leading international harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani played works by Kuhnau, J.S. Bach, W.F. Bach and C.P.E. Bach in commemoration of C.P.E. Bach's 300th birthday.
    • Contributor: Esfahani, Mahan
    • Date: 2014-04-04
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    Apollo's Fire Cleveland ensemble Apollo's Fire showcases "The Power of Love" in a concert of operatic and instrumental music of Handel and Vivaldi. Under the direction of Jeannette Sorrell, soprano Amanda Forsythe joins the ensemble in a rich garden of musical flowers, culminating in Sorrell's own arrangement of Vivaldi's "La Folia."
    • Date: 2015-11-19
  • Film, Video
    Daisy Turner's Kin: An African-American Family Saga Daisy Turner (1883-1988), born in Grafton, Vermont and the daughter of freed African American slaves, grew up listening to her father, Alec, tell stories of his family's heritage. Over the course of numerous interviews Daisy shared her own life story, one of discrimination, resilience and strength. This talk considers Daisy Turner's narrative in terms of memory and within a larger canvas of social, cultural ...
    • Contributor: Beck, Jane
    • Date: 2016-02-17
  • Film, Video
    A Tribute to the Life & Legacy of Hon. Reynaldo Garza, Jurist & Hispanic American Pioneer Rep. Filemon B. Vela Jr. pays tribute to the life and legacy of Reynaldo Garza, the first Mexican-American appointed to a federal court. Other speakers included Mariel Buffington and Librarian of Congress James H. Billington.
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2014-09-15
  • Film, Video
    The 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, Video
    Treatment Considerations for a Newly-Discovered Drawing by Martin Ramirez In 2009, an archivist at the Library of Congress working to catalog a gift collection discovered a rolled up, brittle drawing on the blank sides of patched-together pieces of mail that, after much research, was determined to be one of the earliest drawings by the Mexican-born, self-taught artist, Martin Ramirez (1895-1963). This lecture recounted the challenges, discoveries, and further questions stemming from Ramirez's drawing's ...
    • Contributor: Peckham, Susan
    • Date: 2015-07-14
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    African Fiddle & Banjo Echo in Appalachia Concert Examples of Appalachian traditional music, with demonstrations from African and Appalachian musicians.
    • Contributor: Conway, Cece
    • Date: 2015-10-01
  • Film, Video
    When Ink and Color Meet: The Art of Painting in the Shahnameh (Book of Kings) Massumeh Farhad participated in the Library's "A Thousand Years of the Persian Book" exhibit with her lecture on painting in the Shahnameh.
    • Contributor: Farhad, Massumeh
    • Date: 2014-05-21
  • Film, Video
    Alfred Moldovan oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in New York, New York, 2011-07-19.
    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Moldovan, Alfred
    • Date: 2011-07-19

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    Jazz Pianist Justin Kauflin in Concert Justin Kauflin performed a solo piano concert in the Coolidge Auditorium. Works performed include some jazz standards as well as several original compositions.
    • Contributor: Kauflin, Justin
    • Date: 2014-10-22
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    The JACK Quartet with Pianist Ursula Oppens Ursula Oppens and the JACK Quartet returned to the Library of Congress with a program that paid tribute to the Library's commitment to new music. As Caroline Berg phrases it, "Dominating the contemporary world of music, the JACK Quartet is a four-man super squad armed with bows and strings." The program featured the U.S. premiere of Julian Anderson's String Quartet no. 1, "Light Music," ...
    • Date: 2014-02-14