Film, VideoLisa Anderson Todd oral history interview conducted by Emilye Crosby in Washington, D.C., 2013-06-24.
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Crosby, Emilye - Todd, Lisa Anderson
- Date: 2013-06-24
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Film, VideoNightcap Conversation with Gerhardt & McDermott Cellist Alban Gerhardt and pianist Anne-Marie McDermott discuss their chamber music collaborations with Nicholas Brown following a performance in the Coolidge Auditorium.
- Date: 2016-01-16
Film, VideoEmpty Sleeves & Bloody Shirts: Disabled Civil War Veterans & Presidential Campaigns, 1864-1880 Erin Corrales-Diaz examined political cartoons that interpreted war-induced disability during and after the American Civil War.
- Contributor: Corrales-Diaz, Erin
- Date: 2014-08-14
Film, VideoRulemaking Process: Evidentiary & Procedural Issues The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), codified in part in 17 U.S.C. §1201, makes it illegal to circumvent technological measures used to prevent unauthorized access to copyrighted works, including copyrighted books, movies, ...
- Date: 2016-05-19
Film, VideoBARD Express: Browsing the BARD Collection Judy Dixon provides a tutorial on how to browse the BARD collection with BARD Express.
- Contributor: Dixon, Judy
- Date: 2016-06-22
Film, VideoJames Madison & the Social Utility of Religion: Risks vs. Rewards James Hudson discussed the role of religion in the life of James Madison at this a symposium celebrating the 250th anniversary of Madison's birth. Thomas Jefferson overshadowed his close friend and coadjutor ...
- Contributor: Hutson, James H.
- Date: 2001-03-16
Film, VideoDPLAfest 2016: Smithsonian, Library of Congress, National Archives: Opportunities & Challenges for Working Together With the 100th anniversary of the US entry in World War I next year, the Library of Congress, Smithsonian Institution, and National Archives are working together on a project to bring new ...
- Date: 2016-04-14
Film, VideoWorld Energy Transformation: Asia & Beyond Gong Ping Yeh discussed his current research in sustainable energy including wind, solar, biofuels, electric vehicles and ocean energy.
- Contributor: Yeh, Gong Ping
- Date: 2016-05-05
Film, VideoMy Irish Song of Songs Janet McKinney explores Irish-American identity in popular song and musical theater, as evidenced in the sheet music and recording collections at the Library of Congress.
- Contributor: McKinney, Janet
- Date: 2016-03-15
Film, VideoPreservación del Patrimonio Nacional en La Biblioteca del Congreso Después de una introducción a la Biblioteca del Congreso, y una visita a su laboratorio de conservación, los conservadores de la Biblioteca demuestran los pasos fundamentales para rescatar materiales afectados por agua ...
- Contributor: Haley, Alan
- Date: 2015-09-14
Film, VideoLiterary Birthday Celebration: Flannery O'Connor Novelists Bonnie Jo Campbell and Emily Mitchell celebrate the birthday of American writer Flannery O'Connor by reading selections from her work and discussing her influence on their own writing.
- Date: 2016-03-25
Film, VideoLove Songs: The Hidden History Ted Gioia discussed the history of love songs in the human experience, ranging from ancient civilizations to current popular culture.
- Contributor: Gioia, Ted
- Date: 2016-02-11
Film, VideoKareem Abdul-Jabbar: 2016 National Book Festival Kareem Abdul-Jabbar discusses "Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White" with Kevin Merida, executive editor of The Undefeated at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival ...
- Contributor: Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoA History of Law in American Film Jessica Silbey presented a lecture that focused on the depiction of the courtroom process from the beginning of film in 1895 to the present day. She also discussed how the workings of ...
- Contributor: Silbey, Jessica
- Date: 2016-07-20
Film, VideoThe Fight to Vote Michael Waldman discusses his new book, "The Fight to Vote," where he analyses a crucial American struggle: actions to define and defend government based on the consent of the governed. From the ...
- Contributor: Waldman, Michael
- Date: 2016-07-14
Film, VideoA 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 ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2014-09-15
Film, VideoProportionality Under the 8th Amendment Scholars, historians and contemporary thinkers discuss how Magna Carta's political and legal traditions have carried into our current times at this symposium, Conversations on the Enduring Legacy of the Great Charter, held ...
- Contributor: Various Speakers
- Date: 2014-12-09
Film, VideoProkofiev, the Sonata, and the Fingers of Independence David Henning Plylar lectures on Prokofiev's sonatas nos. 6-8, in conjunction with a performance by pianist Yefim Bronfman.
- Contributor: Plylar, David Henning
- Date: 2016-05-03
Film, VideoPoet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera on Don Quixote Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera continues his voyage through the Library's collections as part of his La Casa de Colores project. In a visit to the Hispanic Division, curator Juan Manuel Perez ...
- Date: 2016-01-21
Film, VideoReintegration of Refugee Women in Post-Conflict Liberia Olajumoke Yacob-Haliso discussed her research on ethical dilemmas and gender factors that affect returnee refugee women in Liberia.
- Contributor: Yacob-Haliso, Olajumoke
- Date: 2016-10-13
Film, VideoClarence B. Jones oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in Palo Alto, California, 2013-04-15. Dr. Clarence B. Jones shares memories from his work as a legal advisor and speechwriter for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In particular, he describes his significant contributions to the "I Have ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Jones, Clarence
- Date: 2013-04-15
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Film, VideoTechnofiles: The Printed Instrument A group of music and technology experts present the latest developments in 3D concepts and processes and the startling paths they open to create the means of musical performance. Topics discussed include ...
- Date: 2016-02-04
Film, VideoThe Donnie Simpson Show Radio and TV icon Donnie Simpson spoke about growing up in Detroit and his experiences in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Simpson, Donnie
- Date: 2016-04-11
Film, VideoThe Impact of the Cold War on US-Cuban Economic Relations, 1946-1952 Webcast Historiography on U.S.-Cuban relations has tended to cast an aura of inevitability on Fidel Castro-s Revolution--as well as on Cuba's clash with the United States after 1959. Indeed, much of the historiography ...
- Contributor: Pettina, Vanni
- Date: 2012-05-17
Film, VideoTeaching & the Veterans History Project Hear from Monica Mohindra from the Veterans History Project on how your students can become involved in using and collecting stories from veterans in your community.
- Contributor: Mohindra, Monica
- Date: 2015-10-27
Film, VideoVéronique Tadjo Cote d'Ivoirean writer Véronique Tadjo read selections from her work and participated in a moderated discussion with the Library's Marieta Harper.
- Date: 2014-10-17
Film, VideoKanga Stories Phyllis Ressler speaks about her book, "Kanga Stories," a collection of historic and contemporary information on textile trade, cultural exchange and history of East Africa. Since Kanga cloth was first produced in ...
- Contributor: Ressler, Phyllis
- Date: 2014-10-30
Film, VideoThe Life of a Poet: August Kleinzahler Ron Charles conducts an in-depth interview with poet August Kleinzahler.
- Date: 2014-11-04
Film, VideoNakotah LaRance: Native American Hoop Dancing Joining Nakota and Steve LaRance in this performance of Native American hoop dancing are Steve LaRance's granddaughter Shade Phea Young and nephew Quotsvenma Denipah-Cook.
- Contributor: Larance, Nakotah
- Date: 2016-05-18
Film, VideoDiscovering the Northwest Passage Glenn Stein discussed his book, "Discovering the North-West Passage: The Four-Year Arctic Odyssey of HMS Investigator and the McClure Expedition," accompanied by Ryan Harris, who dove on the wreck of HMS Investigator.
- Date: 2015-10-29
Film, VideoAfrican-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, VideoThe Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) Stephen Rinehart discussed the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), which will launch in 2017 and search for planets outside our solar system.
- Contributor: Rinehart, Stephen
- Date: 2015-10-08
Film, VideoFreeman A. Hrabowski oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Baltimore, Maryland, 2011-08-14. Freeman A. Hrabowski recalls growing up in Birmingham, Alabama, and attending the Sixth Avenue Baptist Church. He remembers being arrested for marching in the Birmingham Children's Crusade in 1963, and the bombing ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Hrabowski, Freeman A.
- Date: 2011-08-14
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Film, VideoAmerican Folklife Center/Folk Alliance Lomax Challenge: Wayne Haught Wayne Haught sings "O Death" 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, Lead ...
- Contributor: Haught, Wayne
- Date: 2015-02-21
Film, VideoPatrick O'Connell: 2015 National Book Festival Patrick O'Connell discusses "The Inn at Little Washington: A Magnificent Obsession" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: O'connell, Patrick
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoTom Brokaw: 2015 National Book Festival Tom Brokaw discusses his book "The Greatest Generation" with David M. Rubenstein as part of a special presentation on the human side of war at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book ...
- Contributor: Brokaw, Tom
- Date: 2015-09-05
Film, VideoAmos C. Brown oral history interview conducted by David P. Cline in San Francisco, California, 2013-03-02. Reverend Dr. Amos Brown discusses his childhood in Jackson, Mississippi and meeting Medgar Evers, who quickly became his mentor. Brown was a leader in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored ...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Cline, David P. - Brown, Amos C. (Amos Cleophilus)
- Date: 2013-03-02
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Film, VideoThe Naqab Bedouin & Colonialism: New Perspectives Mansour Nasasra and Sophie Richter-Devroe discussed their book, describing the historic isolation of Naqab Bedouin studies from the rest of Palestine studies by situating, studying and analyzing their predicaments firmly within the ...
- Date: 2015-04-06
Film, VideoBibliographic Framework Initiative (BIBFRAME): Update & Practical Applications The Bibliographic Framework Initiative (BIBFRAME) is a major community project that the Library of Congress is leading that will help move the library community into the linked data world. Development of BIBFRAME ...
- Date: 2014-09-04
Film, VideoPrints & Photographs at the Library of Congress A conversation with Barbara Natanson on the prints and photographs collections at the Library of Congress.
- Contributor: Natanson, Barbara
- Date: 2015-06-01