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    Dan Wells: 2015 National Book Festival Dan Wells discusses "The Devil's Only Friend" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Wells, Dan
    • Date: 2015-09-05
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    Yochi Dreazen: 2015 National Book Festival Yochi Dreazen discusses "The Invisible Front: Love and Loss in an Era of Endless War" at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Dreazen, Yochi
    • Date: 2015-09-05
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    Bill Russell oral history interview conducted by Taylor Branch in Seattle, Washington, 2013-05-12.
    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Branch, Taylor - Russell, Bill
    • Date: 2013-05-12

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    Human Side of War Panel: 2015 National Book Festival Elliot Ackerman, Roxana Robinson and Phil Klay discuss their war-related novels in a panel moderated by Elizabeth D. Samet at the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Date: 2015-09-05
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    Conversation with Pontus Lidberg Swedish choreographer Pontus Lidberg discusses his career and his Library of Congress/Martha Graham Dance Company co-commission, "Woodland," with Nicholas Brown. Set "Notturno for strings and harp" by Irving Fine, "Woodland" was commissioned for the 90th anniversary season of "Concerts from the library of Congress." Part of the "Martha Graham at the Library" Festival and presented in association with the Embassy of Sweden and Swedish ...
    • Date: 2016-04-01
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    Tom 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 Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Brokaw, Tom
    • Date: 2015-09-05
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    Nightcap Conversation with Masaaki Suzuki A conversation with Bach guru Masaaki Suzuki after his critically-acclaimed Bach Collegium Japan performed at the Library of Congress.
    • Contributor: Suzuki, Masaaki
    • Date: 2015-11-04
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    Rita Williams-Garcia: 2014 National Book Festival Rita Williams-Garcia appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Williams-Garcia, Rita
    • Date: 2014-08-30
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    Pan African Cuisine: Healing Secrets of the Continent Tambra Raye Stevenson shared her culinary nutritional discoveries in African heritage foods.
    • Contributor: Stevenson , Tambra Raye
    • Date: 2014-02-20
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    Was Madison an Original Thinker? Gary Rosen discussed the nature of James Madison's political philosophy at this symposium celebrating the 250th anniversary of Madison's birth. It is said that he is a liberal or a republican, a nationalist or an advocate of states' rights, a follower of the "court" party or of its "country" rival. Taxonomies seldom do justice to individuals, and this is especially true when dealing with ...
    • Contributor: Rosen, Gary
    • Date: 2001-03-16
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    Writing the Holocaust Michlean Amir of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum moderated a discussion on writing about the Holocaust with authors Anthony Pitch and Nancy Geise. Pitch discussed his book, "Our Crime Was Being Jewish," featuring vivid memories of 358 Holocaust survivors. Geise discussed her book, "Auschwitz #34207: The Joe Rubenstein Story," one man's tale of survival.
    • Date: 2015-11-09
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    First Dads: Parenting & Politcs from George Washington to Barack Obama Journalist and historian Joshua Kendall discussed his new book, "First Dads: Parenting and Politics from George Washington to Barack Obama."
    • Contributor: Kendall, Joshua
    • Date: 2016-05-17
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    Nightcap 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
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    Every Photo Is a Story Part 1: Start to Read a Photograph In this five-part series, Kristi Finefield and Sam Watters discuss the ways to uncover the story in photographs, specifically a series of hand-colored lantern slides of historic gardens and homes created by Frances Benjamin Johnston in the early 20th century. In Part One, Finefield and Watters discuss how to read photographs and develop visual literacy skills.
    • Date: 2013-05-02
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    Robert G. Clark, Jr., oral history interview conducted by John Dittmer in Pickens, Mississippi, 2013-03-13. Robert G. Clark, Jr., describes the early life experiences that led up to his successful campaign for political office in the Mississippi Legislature, where he became the first African American elected since Reconstruction. He discusses his childhood in Pickens, Mississippi, and he describes the family farm that he now owns, his relationship to his family, and the expectations that they had of him to ...
    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Dittmer, John - Clark, Robert George
    • Date: 2013-03-13

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    The Literacy Legacy of Álvaro Mutis Charlotte Rogers discussed the work and legacy of Álvaro Mutis, one of Colombia's most revered literary figures.
    • Contributor: Rogers, Charlotte
    • Date: 2016-05-13
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    Interview with Tyler Hautau, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 1 of 2)
    • Contributor: George, Scott Edward - Hautau, Tyler
    • Date: 2001-11-19
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    Raymond Arroyo: 2016 National Book Festival Raymond Arroyo discusses "Will Wilder: The Relic of Perilous Falls" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Arroyo, Raymond
    • Date: 2016-09-24
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    El Maratón de Poesía: 23rd Poetry Marathon El Maratón de Poesía is a Spanish-language poetry marathon, gathering poets together from Latin America. This year's event was moderated by poet and literary critic Rei Berroa from George Mason University. (Event is in Spanish.)
    • Contributor: Berroa, Rei
    • Date: 2015-06-05
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    Madeleine Albright & Colin Powell: Finding Shared Values for U.S. Foreign Policy Ann Compton moderates a discussion by former Secretaries of State Madeleine Albright and Colin Powell on U.S. foreign policy. The presentation was the inaugural event of a five-year lecture series sponsored by the Library's Kluge Center and the Daniel K. Inouye Institute on themes that reflect Sen. Inouye's legacy of public service and civic engagement.
    • Date: 2015-07-08
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    Kelly Link: 2016 National Book Festival Kelly Link discusses "Get in Trouble: Stories" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
    • Contributor: Link, Kelly
    • Date: 2016-09-24
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    Literacy Best Practices: The Parent-Child Home Program The Parent-Child Home Program combines intensive home visits with weekly gifts of books and educational materials to develop school readiness in children with disadvantages. Community-based early literacy specialists visit participating families twice a week for two years, supplying books and educational toys and modeling activities designed to stimulate interaction and promote school readiness.
    • Contributor: Walzer, Sarah
    • Date: 2014-10-08
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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
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    Esma Redžepova & Folk Masters Play Romani (Gypsy) & Macedonian Music A performance by internationally acclaimed "Queen of Romani Songs", Esma Redžepova, and the Folk Masters. During this Homegrown concert, Sani Rifati led an informal participatory dance.
    • Date: 2016-04-20
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    Conversation with Justin Kauflin Justin Kauflin spoke with Karen Keninger and John Hanson and answered a variety of questions from the audience about his experience and career before his concert performance in the Coolidge Auditorium.
    • Date: 2014-10-22