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Film, Video Elaine Weiss: 2019 National Book Festival

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Title

  • Elaine Weiss: 2019 National Book Festival

Summary

  • Elaine Weiss discussed "The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote" at the 2019 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.

Event Date

  • August 31, 2019

Notes

  • -  Elaine Weiss is an award-winning journalist and writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, Harper's, The New York Times and The Christian Science Monitor, as well as in reports and documentaries for NPR. A MacDowell Colony Fellow and Pushcart Prize Editor's Choice honoree, she is also the author of "Fruits of Victory: The Woman's Land Army in the Great War." Weiss holds a graduate degree from the Medill School of Journalism of Northwestern University. She has worked as a Washington correspondent, congressional aide and speechwriter, magazine editor and university journalism instructor. Her new book is "The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote."

Running Time

  • 45 minutes 54 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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