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Doris Kearns Goodwin: 2018 National Book Festival

Doris Kearns Goodwin: 2018 National Book Festival

[ Applause ]>>Good afternoon. On behalf of the Library of Congress, we would like to express our deep gratitude to AARP for making this presentation possible. AARP has been a longtime supporter of the Library’s Educational Initiatives. And we’re very grateful for that. [ Applause ] It’s now my honor to introduce the cochairman of …

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A Book That Shaped Me Summer Writing Contest: 2018 National Book Festival

A Book That Shaped Me Summer Writing Contest: 2018 National Book Festival

>>Lola Pyne: Hello and welcome to our program honoring young writers of the A Book That Shaped Me summer writing contest. I’m Lola Pyne. And I work in the Office of Communications at the Library of Congress. One of my favorite projects here at the largest library in the world is managing the A Book …

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Andrew Roberts: 2019 National Book Festival

Andrew Roberts: 2019 National Book Festival

>>David M. Rubenstein: We’re going to have an interesting conversation today with Andrew Roberts who has written what I think many people would say, and I would say is the best one volume biography of Winston Churchill. How many people here admire Winston Churchill? Anybody? [ Cheering ]>>David M. Rubenstein: How many people think we …