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C-SPAN brings together best-selling nonfiction authors and influential interviewers for wide-ranging, hour- long conversations. Find this podcast every Saturday after 10 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you "Lectures in History" and "Q&A" podcasts.

C-SPAN brings together best-selling nonfiction authors and influential interviewers for wide-ranging, hour- long conversations. Find this podcast every Saturday after 10 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you "Lectures in History" and "Q&A" podcasts.

Location:

Washington, DC

Networks:

C-SPAN

Description:

C-SPAN brings together best-selling nonfiction authors and influential interviewers for wide-ranging, hour- long conversations. Find this podcast every Saturday after 10 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you "Lectures in History" and "Q&A" podcasts.

Twitter:

@booktv

Language:

English

Contact:

400 North Capitol Street NW Suite 650 Washington DC 20001 (202) 737-3220


Episodes

Former Senator Ben Nelson (D-NE), "Death of the Senate"

10/16/2021
Former U.S. Senator Ben Nelson (D-NE) discusses the decline of bipartisanship in the Senate and offers recommendations to restore it in the chamber. He's interviewed by Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:00:05

Lizzie Johnson, "Paradise"

10/9/2021
Journalist Lizzie Johnson looked at the root causes of California's 2018 Camp Fire, the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century. She was interviewed by Terry Baker, CEO of the Society of American Foresters. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:25

George Will, "American Happiness and Discontents: The Unruly Torrent, 2008-2020"

10/2/2021
Syndicated columnist George Will reflects on what he calls the 'unruly torrent years' between 2008-2020. He's interviewed by Amanda Carpenter, Bulwark columnist, and CNN political contributor. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:00:54

Michelle Easton, "How to Raise a Conservative Daughter"

9/25/2021
Clare Boothe Luce Center for Conservative Women president Michelle Easton offers her thoughts on how to pass down conservative values to young women. She's interviewed by Independent Women's Forum president Carrie Lukas. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:58:09

Former Governor Mark Sanford, "Two Roads Diverged"

9/18/2021
Former South Carolina Governor and U.S. Representative Mark Sanford reflects on his political career and discusses the future of the Republican Party. He’s interviewed by former Congressman Charlie Dent (R-PA). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:02:48

Josh Mitchell, "The Debt Trap: How Student Loans Became a National Catastrophe"

9/11/2021
What caused student loan debt in the U.S. to rise to more than a trillion dollars? Wall Street Journal reporter Josh Mitchell talks about this growing debt for parents and students with NPR education reporter Anya Kamenetz. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:39

Lisa Genova, "Remember: The Science of Memory and the Art of Forgetting"

8/21/2021
Neuroscientist Lisa Genova discusses how our memory works. She’s interviewed by author and “The Forgetting” podcast co-host David Shenk. This episode was originally released in April of 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:56:41

Ben Shapiro, "The Authoritarian Moment"

8/7/2021
Ben Shapiro, podcast host and editor emeritus of the Daily Wire, argues the Progressive Left is pushing an authoritarian agenda in America. He’s interviewed by nationally syndicated radio talk show host Eric Metaxas. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:57:16

Robin DiAngelo, "Nice Racism - How Progressive White People Perpetuate Racial Harm"

7/31/2021
Robin DiAngelo looks at how well-intentioned white people can inadvertently cause racial harm through what she calls a “culture of niceness.” She’s interviewed by Eddie Glaude author and Princeton University professor of African American Studies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:58:59

Lt. Col. Wayne Phelps, "Killing Remotely"

7/24/2021
Drones are used more & more as weapons in combat. Retired Marine Lt. Col. Wayne Phelps looks at their impact in combat & their effect on the military units operating them remotely. He’s interviewed by Cornell professor & author Sarah Kreps. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:01:02:07

Robert Woodson, "Red, White, and Black: Rescuing American History from Revisionists and Race Hustlers"

7/17/2021
American history is being replaced with a polarizing version according to Woodson Center founder and president Robert Woodson. He's interviewed by Harvard Law professor and author Randall Kennedy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:57:35

Dambisa Moyo, "How Boards Work"

7/10/2021
Economist Dambisa Moyo, author of "How Boards Work : And How They Can Work Better in a Chaotic World", offers an insider's view on how corporate boards operate. She's interviewed by Wall Street Journal reporter Emily Glazer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:55:21

Ursula Burns, Where You Are Is Not Who You Are: A Memoir

7/3/2021
Former Xerox CEO Ursula Burns, the first black female CEO of a Fortune 500 company, shares her insights on American business and the corporate world. She's interviewed by Amazon Senior Vice President Alicia Boler Davis. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:57:52

Andy Slavitt, "Preventable: The Inside Story of How Leadership Failures, Politics, and Selfishness Doomed the U.S. Coronavirus Response"

6/25/2021
Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) talks with author Andy Slavitt, former senior advisor in the Biden administration, about the U.S. response to the Coronavirus pandemic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:01

Alex Marlow, Breaking the News: Exposing the Establishment Media's Hidden Deals and Secret Corruption

6/19/2021
Breitbart editor in chief Alex Marlow argues that the mainstream media has destroyed its credibility. He's interviewed by Reason Magazine editor at large Matt Welch. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:58:51

Bill Bratton, The Profession: A Memoir of Community, Race, and the Arc of Policing in America

6/11/2021
Former NYPD commissioner Bill Bratton discusses his leadership in law enforcement over three decades and offers his thoughts on policing in America today. He's interviewed by Charles Ramsey, former Philadelphia police commissioner and Metropolitan DC Police chief. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:59:04

Jane Harman, Insanity Defense: Why Our Failure to Confront Hard National Security Problems Makes Us Less Safe

6/4/2021
How should the defense budget be allocated? Is China the looming threat that many say it is? Or is Russia still a danger to the U.S.? Former Democratic California Congresswoman, longtime national security insider, and Wilson Center president emerita Jane Harman argues that past administrations have failed to confront some of the most challenging national security issues and offers some recommendations to make the U.S. safer in the future. She's interviewed by Janet Napolitano, former...

Duration:01:02:37

Jason Riley, Maverick: A Biography of Thomas Sowell

5/28/2021
Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Riley discusses the life and career of economist Thomas Sowell. He's interviewed by nationally syndicated talk show host Dennis Prager. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:57:22

Brad Stone, "Amazon Unbound: Jeff Bezos and the Invention of a Global Empire"

5/22/2021
Bloomberg News' Brad Stone reports on the growth and evolution of Amazon and profiles its founder Jeff Bezos. He's interviewed by Insider's chief tech correspondent Eugene Kim. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:55:44

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), "Persist"

5/15/2021
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) talks about the influences in her life and political career, and in her advocacy work. She's interviewed by Washington Post White House reporter Annie Linskey. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:56:58