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Interviews with top nonfiction authors by journalists, public policy makers, legislators, and others familiar with their work.

Interviews with top nonfiction authors by journalists, public policy makers, legislators, and others familiar with their work.

Location:

Washington, DC

Networks:

C-SPAN

Description:

Interviews with top nonfiction authors by journalists, public policy makers, legislators, and others familiar with their work.

Twitter:

@booktv

Language:

English

Contact:

400 North Capitol Street NW Suite 650 Washington DC 20001 202-626-8919


Episodes

Wes Moore, "Five Days"

6/27/2020
Robin Hood CEO Wes Moore looks at the 2015 Baltimore uprising following the death of Freddy Gray through the lens of several Baltimoreans who witnessed the unrest. He’s interviewed by Demos senior fellow Heather McGhee. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:56:25

Bryan Caplan, "The Case Against Education"

6/20/2020
Economics professor Bryan Caplan argued that the main function of higher education has become more about educational credentials and less about ensuring that students are prepared with skills for the job market. He is interviewed by the Chronicle of Higher Education senior writer Scott Carlson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:00:00

Jennifer Eberhardt, "Biased"

6/13/2020
Stanford University Professor Jennifer Eberhardt talked about her book, Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do, in which she offered her insights on implicit racial bias. She was interviewed by Representative Val Demings (D-FL). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:00:43

Arthur Brooks, "Love Your Enemies"

6/7/2020
Longtime American Enterprise Institute president Arthur Brooks offered strategies on how to bridge the political divide in America. He was interviewed by Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:59

Shoshana Zuboff, "The Age of Surveillance Capitalism"

5/31/2020
Shoshana Zuboff, author of The Age of Surveillance Capitalism, talked about the growing business of collecting and selling consumer data. She was interviewed by Nilay Patel, editor-in-chief of The Verge. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:04:26

Chris Hughes, "Fair Shot"

5/24/2020
Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes discussed his plan to reduce poverty and strengthen the middle class by offering working people a guaranteed income paid for by the one percent. He is interviewed by Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:00:00

Joe Ricketts, "The Harder You Work, the Luckier You Get"

5/17/2020
Joe Ricketts talked about his book, The Harder You Work, the Luckier You Get: An Entrepreneur’s Memoir, in which he offered insights into becoming an entrepreneur and founding TD Ameritrade. He was interviewed by former Wall Street investment banker and author William Cohan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:00:43

Tara Westover, "Educated"

5/10/2020
Tara Westover detailed her life growing up with survivalist parents in the Idaho mountains and her introduction to formal education at age 17. She was interviewed by author and journalist Susannah Cahalan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:01:08

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), "The Case Against Socialism"

5/3/2020
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) talks about his book, The Case Against Socialism, in which he discusses the history of socialism and argues that there is a new threat of socialist ideology on the rise in the U.S.. He is interviewed by Representative Matt Gaetz (R-FL). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:56

Andrew McCabe, Former Deputy Director of the FBI

4/26/2020
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe discussed his career, the FBI, and his firing from the Bureau. He was interviewed by New York Times reporter Adam Goldman. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:19

Jim McKelvey, author of "The Innovation Stack"

4/19/2020
Square co-founder Jim McKelvey author of "The Innovation Stack" offered his thoughts on innovation and competition for startup businesses. He was interviewed by Washington Post technology policy reporter Cat Zakrzewski. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:02:05

Michelle King, Author of "The Fix"

4/12/2020
Netflix director of inclusion and former UN official Michelle King examined what she calls the invisible barriers to women succeeding in the workplace. She was interviewed by author and former USA Today Editor-in-Chief Joanne Lipman. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:38

Jonathan Karl, Author of "Front Row at the Trump Show"

4/5/2020
ABC News' chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl provided a behind the scenes look at President Trump’s administration. He was interviewed by Mike McCurry, former White House press secretary in the Clinton administration. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:03:53

Eilene Zimmerman, Author of "Smacked"

3/29/2020
Journalist Eilene Zimmerman looked at white-collar drug addiction. She was interviewed by former health commissioner for Baltimore, Dr. Leana Wen. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:58:59

Jennifer Steinhauser Author of "The Firsts"

3/22/2020
New York Times reporter Jennifer Steinhauer chronicles the first year of the largest class of women elected to the U.S. Congress. She was interviewed by first term Congresswoman Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:54:02

K.T. McFarland, Author of "Revolution"

3/15/2020
Former Deputy National Security Adviser K.T. McFarland details her time in the Trump Administration. She’s interviewed author and New Zealand columnist Danielle McLaughlin. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:57:45

Lee Drutman, Author of "Breaking the Two-Party Doom Loop"

3/8/2020
Lee Drutman argued that the two-party system is damaging America’s democracy. He’s interviewed by George Washington University professor and author Matthew Dallek. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:58:59

Cal Thomas, Syndicated Columnist

3/1/2020
Syndicated columnist Cal Thomas explored the rise and fall of nations historically and offered his thoughts on whether the United States will remain a superpower. He was interviewed by author and CNN contributor Amanda Carpenter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:53

Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, "Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope"

2/23/2020
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn reported on the issues facing the working-class in rural America. They were interviewed by Sen. Jeff Merkley, Democrat of Oregon. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:50:34

Sally Pipes, "False Premise, False Promise"

2/16/2020
Pacific Research Institute president Sally Pipes made the argument against Medicare for all. She was interviewed by Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:57:36