Film, VideoBringing Digital Forensics to the Library: An Introduction to the BitCurator Project Porter Olsen discussed the BitCurator Project, a system for cultural heritage professionals that incorporates the functionality of many digital forensics tools. In this presentation, he demonstrated a beta version of the BitCurator ...
- Contributor: Olsen, Porter
- Date: 2013-03-20
Film, VideoMr. Nobody Holme--he buys a jitney
He buys a jitney | Mr. Nobody Holme in He buys a jitney | Mr. Nobody Holme buys a jitney | Mister Nobody Holme, he buys a jitney An animated cartoon about Mr. Nobody Holme, who warms up his sluggish automobile with the assistance of a stick of dynamite.
- Contributor: Searl, Leon A. - Powers, Tom E. - International Film Service - Ernst (Louise) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1916
Film, VideoIs Israeli Classical Music Jewish? The music of Israel is a unique combination of Jewish and non-Jewish traditions that have come together over the course of a century to create a distinctive musical culture. Immigrants from Europe, ...
- Contributor: Seter, Ronit
- Date: 2009-11-19
Film, Video[No caption] Title devised by Library staff. On slide (printed): "Edward Van Altena" and "71-79 West 45th Street, New York, N.Y.C." Forms part of: Visual materials from the Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. papers (Library of ...
- Date: 1925
Film, VideoTreasures of the Manuscript Division Marvin Kranz makes a presentation on the Library's Manuscript Division as part of the Library's docent training program.
- Contributor: Kranz, Marvin
- Date: 2006-11-07
Film, VideoThe Highly Civilized Man: Richard Burton and the Victorian World Sir Richard Burton, one of the most intriguing figures of Victorian Era Great Britain, who was a daring adventurer, prolific writer, prodigious linguist and translator of "The Arabian Nights" and "Kama Sutra," ...
- Contributor: Kennedy, Dane
- Date: 2005-11-30
- Contributor: Stewart, Leslie J. - Marshall, Howard W. - Gastañaga, Linda - Ahlborn, Richard E.
- Date: 1978-07-25
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, VideoPreconcert Talk: George & Gregory Walker Pulitzer Prize-winning composer George Walker discusses his music with his son, violinist Gregory Walker, and Nicholas A. Brown of the Music Division. Gregory Walker performs the the world concert premiere of George's ...
- Contributor: Various
- Date: 2013-04-20
Film, VideoWhat To Do About Worsening Economic Inequality: The Rising Tide Tax System and Other Proposals Economist Robert J. Shiller spoke on "What to Do About Worsening Economic Inequality: The Rising Tide Tax System and Other Proposals" in a program sponsored by the Library's Science, Technology and Business ...
- Contributor: Shiller, Robert
- Date: 2006-12-06
Film, VideoThe Royal Court Preacher and the Hebrew Book In his talk, "The Royal Court Preacher and the Hebrew Book: Early Enlightenment and Hebrew Publishing in Prussia, 1700-1750," Schmelzer examined the role of an influential figure in the Prussian court, the ...
- Contributor: Schmelzer, Menachem
- Date: 2004-12-07
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, VideoThe Maltese Falcon at 75 To mark the 75th anniversary of the publication of Dashiell Hammett's "The Maltese Falcon," literary scholar and Hammett specialist Richard Layman presented an informal talk, "The Maltese Falcon at 75." The event ...
- Contributor: Layman, Richard
- Date: 2005-02-15
Film, VideoWilson Kimeli Naiyomah: 2009 National Book Festival In collaboration with Carmen Agra Deedy on "14 Cows," Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah appears at the National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Naiyomah, Wilson Kimeli
- Date: 2009-09-26
Film, VideoTreloar and Miss Marshall, prize winners at the Physical Culture Show in Madison Square Garden
Male and female prize winners at the Physical Culture Show, Madison Square Garden, Jan 2, 1904 Opens with a woman posing on a pedestal, dressed in a white body leotard with a sash tied at her hips. Marshall continues with various feminine poses, reminiscent of classic Greek statuary, ...
- Contributor: Treloar, Albert - Marshall, Beatrice - Porter, Edwin S. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Treloar
- Date: 1904
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, VideoHow Sports Inspired Me to Become a Writer Fred Bowen told stories, read from his books and talked with members of the audience in a program marking the Library's celebration of Children's Book Week.
- Contributor: Bowen, Fred
- Date: 2013-05-17
Film, VideoBaseball Panel Sharon Robinson, daughter of legendary baseball hero Jackie Robinson, moderated a panel of NPR commentators on the subject of books about baseball.
- Date: 2002-10-12
Film, VideoBankrupting the Enemy: The U.S. Financial Siege of Japan Before Pearl Harbor Was the bombing of Pearl Harbor an unprovoked attack on the United States? According to a new book by Edward S. Miller, the Japanese motivation stemmed from U.S. plans to defeat Japan ...
- Contributor: Miller, Edward
- Date: 2008-01-15
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, VideoMegan McDonald: Book Fest 07 Megan McDonald in a presentation at the 2007 National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: McDonald, Megan
- Date: 2007-09-29
Film, VideoThe Most Musical Nation: Jews & Culture in the Late Russian Empire James Loeffler discusses the role of music in the formation of modern Jewish identity in 19th- and 20th-century Russia in his new book, "The Most Musical Nation: Jews and Culture in the ...
- Contributor: Loeffler, James
- Date: 2010-11-04
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, VideoDoris Kearns Goodwin on Roosevelt & Taft Library of Congress historian Michelle Krowl talks to noted author Doris Kearns Goodwin about her book, "The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft and the Golden Age of Journalism."
- Date: 2014-06-18
Film, VideoWilliam Alexander: 2006 National Book Festival William Alexander speaks at the 2006 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Alexander, William
- Date: 2006-09-30
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, VideoThe Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings & the American Experience Stephen Wade presents a talk related to the research for his recent book, "The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience," which takes as its starting point 13 ...
- Contributor: Wade, Stephen
- Date: 2013-03-27
Film, VideoThe Great Tradition of Ancient South Asia: From Sanskrit Literature to the Archaeology of the Harappan/Indus ... This lecture focuses on the puzzles of the earliest South Asian civilization -- the Harappan/Indus Civilization of the 3rd millennium BC -- from the point of view of ancient Indian thought. The ...
- Contributor: Eltsov, Peter
- Date: 2009-07-09
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, VideoLucille Clifton Reads Her Poetry Lucille Clifton won the 2000 National Book Award for Poetry for her book Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems (BOA Editions, 2000). She has written 10 collections of poetry and 19 ...
- Contributor: Clifton, Lucille
- Date: 1988-03-17
Film, VideoJapanese Influences in 20th Century American Music The history of the cross-cultural interaction between American composers and Japan is documented in unpublished and published scores, manuscripts, and correspondence held, often uniquely, in the Music Division of the Library of ...
- Contributor: Sheppard, W. Anthony
- Date: 2010-10-25
Film, VideoNetworks of Outrage and Hope: Social Movements in the Internet Age Sociologist Manuel Castells examines the Arab Spring, Occupy Wall Street and other social movements that have emerged in the Internet Age. He shares his observations on the recurring patterns in these movements: ...
- Contributor: Castells, Manuel
- Date: 2012-08-23
Film, VideoThe Case for Books: Past, Present and Future Robert Darton makes "The Case for Books" with an in-depth examination of the book from its earliest beginnings to its shifting role today in popular culture, commerce and the academy.
- Contributor: Darnton, Robert
- Date: 2010-10-15
Film, VideoThe Mind of an Artist Michael Kubovy and Judith Shatin, both from the University of Virginia, discuss "The Mind of the Artist." Debate has long raged about whether and how music expresses meaning beyond its sounding notes. ...
- Date: 2009-03-27
Film, VideoFrances Perkins, the Woman Behind FDR Although she is no longer a household name, Frances Perkins was one of the most influential people of the 20th century. Kirstin Downey discussed her new book, "The Woman Behind the New ...
- Contributor: Downey, Kirstin
- Date: 2009-03-23
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, VideoRon Chernow Ron Chernow at the 2004 National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Chernow, Ron
- Date: 2004-10-09
Film, VideoThe Iraqi Monarchy: A British Experiment in National-Building The African and Middle Eastern Division of the Library of Congress is sponsoring a series of lectures on Iraq history and society. Juan Romero delivered the first of a two-part lecture based ...
- Contributor: Romero, Juan
- Date: 2009-02-17