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Film, Video James & Deborah Fallows: 2018 National Book Festival

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Title

  • James & Deborah Fallows: 2018 National Book Festival

Summary

  • James Fallows and Deborah Fallows discuss "Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America" at the 2018 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • National Book Festival (U.S.), sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2018-09-01.

Headings

  • -  Literature
  • -  National Book Festival, literature, non-fiction

Notes

  • -  Classification: Language and Literature.
  • -  Deborah Fallows, James Fallows.
  • -  Recorded on 2018-09-01.
  • -  Kids, Families.
  • -  Teachers.
  • -  Deborah Fallows is a linguist and writer who holds a Ph.D. in theoretical linguistics and is the author of two previous books. She has written for The Atlantic, National Geographic, Slate, The New York Times and The Washington Monthly, and has worked at the Pew Research Center, Oxygen Media and Georgetown University. Her current book, with husband James Fallows, is "Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America" (Pantheon).
  • -  James Fallows has been a national correspondent for The Atlantic for more than 35 years, reporting from China, Japan, Southeast Asia, Europe and across the United States. He is the author of 11 previous books. His work has also appeared in many other magazines and as public radio commentaries since the 1980s. He has won a National Book Award and a National Magazine Award. For two years he was President Jimmy Carter's chief speechwriter. His new book, with wife Deborah Fallows, is "Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America" (Pantheon).

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  • 1 online resource

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021692328

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  • video
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  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and U.S National Book Festival. James & Deborah Fallows:National Book Festival. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-01, 2018. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021692328/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & National Book Festival, U. S. (2018) James & Deborah Fallows:National Book Festival. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-01. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021692328/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and U.S National Book Festival. James & Deborah Fallows:National Book Festival. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-01, 2018. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021692328/>.