Film, VideoJustin Cronin: 2016 National Book Festival Justin Cronin discusses "The City of Mirrors" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Cronin, Justin
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoAndrew Jackson Papers Interview
- Contributor: Gawalt, Gerard
- Date: 1996-06-01
Film, VideoAnna Mwalagho Anna Mwalagho reads from her work and discusses the state of contemporary African literature.
- Contributor: Mwalagho, Anna
- Date: 2012-11-07
Film, VideoArthur Szyk and His Passover Haggadah Irvin Ungar discusses Polish-Jewish artist Arthur Szyk and his haggadah created in the stunning style of medieval illuminated manuscripts.
- Contributor: Ungar, Irvin
- Date: 2011-04-04
Film, VideoThe Preparation of the European Constitution Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, president of the Convention on the Future of Europe, delivered the 2002 Kissinger Lecture.
- Contributor: Giscard D'estaing, Valéry
- Date: 2003-02-11
Film, VideoDorothy Foreman Cotton oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Ithaca, New York, 2011-07-25. Dorothy Foreman Cotton discusses growing up in rural North Carolina, attending Shaw University and Virginia State College, working as a housekeeper for the president of these colleges, Dr. Robert Prentiss Daniel, and meeting her husband, George Cotton. She discusses attending the Gillfield Baptist Church in Petersburg, Virginia, working with pastor Wyatt T. Walker on organizing civil rights protests and meetings, and meeting Martin Luther...
- Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Cotton, Dorothy F.
- Date: 2011-07-25
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Film, VideoTelecommunications Technology Influencing the Deaf World Panelists explore the major impact on the deaf of of telecommunication – telephone, teletypewriter (a.k.a. TDD and TTY), email, videolog, cell phone, videophone and smartphone.
- Date: 2016-03-15
Film, VideoFrom Text to Image: Illumination as Visual Commentary World-renowned artist Avner Moriah discussed his illuminations of the Bible.
- Contributor: Moriah, Avner
- Date: 2016-11-17
Film, VideoMr. Lemoncello Visits the Young Readers Center Chris Grabenstein discussed his career, how he became an educator and writer, and the genesis of the character Mr. Lemoncello. Chris read from his book, "Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics" to fourth and fifth graders from Walker Jones Elementary School in the District of Columbia. This program in the Young Readers Center was co-sponsored by EveryBodyWinsDC as part of the EWDC/YRC career literacy series.
- Contributor: Grabenstein , Chris
- Date: 2016-02-25
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, videos, video games and computer programs. This session will explore the general operation of the triennial rulemaking process under section 1201, including the evidentiary showing required for an exemption, and the procedural...
- Date: 2016-05-19
Film, VideoWhy Don Quixote is the Best Work of Fiction According to 100 Authors Hernán Sánchez Martínez de Pinillos discussed the life of Miguel de Cervantes and his great literary work, Don Quixote.
- Contributor: Pinillos, Herná - N Sá - Nchez Martí - Nez
- Date: 2016-10-21
Film, VideoThis Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible Writer and journalist Charles Cobb discusses his new book, "This Nonviolent Stuff'll Get You Killed: How Guns Made the Civil Rights Movement Possible."
- Contributor: Cobb, Charles
- Date: 2014-05-20
Film, VideoJonathan Hennessey: 2013 National Book Festival Jonathan Hennessey appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Hennessey, Jonathan
- Date: 2013-09-22
Film, VideoPhilip Levine: 2012 National Book Festival Poet Laureate Philip Levine appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Levine, Philip
- Date: 2012-09-22
Film, VideoUsing Fair Trade Principles to Empower Women in Northern Uganda Halle Butvin discussed using fair trade principles to empower women in Northern Uganda.
- Contributor: Butvin, Halle
- Date: 2010-11-02
Film, VideoStacy Schiff: 2016 National Book Festival Stacy Schiff discusses "The Witches: Salem, 1692" at the 2016 Library of Congress Book Festival in Washington, D.C.
- Contributor: Schiff, Stacy
- Date: 2016-09-24
Film, VideoMauritian Writer Shenaz Patel Shenaz Patel read selections of her work and participated in a discussion with Library staff.
- Contributor: Patel, Shenaz
- Date: 2016-11-04
Film, VideoHigh school field exercises, Missouri Commission The cameraman placed his equipment on the side of an athletic field adjacent to a high school. During the course of the film, teen-age boys exhibit their skill at high jumping, pole vaulting, shot putting, discus throwing, and broad jumping. These events take place in the immediate area of the camera range. All the events are supervised by an adult who is visible on...
- Contributor: Weed, A. E. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1904
Film, VideoThe Framers' Coup: The Making of the United States Constitution In commemoration of Constitution Day, constitutional law and history professor Michael J. Klarman of Harvard Law School discussed his book, a comprehensive history of how the framers drafted and ratified the U.S. Constitution despite their clashing interests.
- Contributor: Klarman, Michael J.
- Date: 2017-09-12
Film, VideoConversation with Miguel Zenon Miguel Zenon spoke with Library staffers Larry Appelbaum and Talia Guzman-Gonzalez about his music, his work as an educator and his latest recording "Tipico."
- Contributor: Zenon, Miguel
- Date: 2017-04-11
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 sound of Broadway music - The song: From piano bench to stage videorecording | videorecording : 116 min. | Recorded in the Coolidge Auditourium, Library of Congress, Washington DC. (Venue). Recorded on May 7, 2009 at 10 AM. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
- Contributor: Library of Congress
- Date: 2009
Film, VideoNick Bruel: 2012 National Book Festival Nick Bruel appears on the Family Storytelling Stage at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
- Contributor: Bruel, Nick
- Date: 2012-09-23
Film, VideoRagtime Dance: Castle Walk videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:21 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "The Castle Walk" by James Reese Europe and Ford T. Dabney, New York, Chicago, London, Australia: Jos. W. Stern and Co., 1914. See: p. 47 in Castle, I and V. Modern dancing, (#240), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).
Film, VideoX.J. Kennedy
- Contributor: Kennedy, X.J.
- Date: 2003-10-04