November 25, 2015

Online Video: Six Tom Clancy Interviews, Discussions From C-SPAN Video Library

We were sad to learn about the death of bestselling author Tom Clancy today.

Mr. Clancy was interviewed or participated in discussions on C-SPAN 10 times since 1990.

The C-SPAN Video Library offers free, online video access to six of these interviews/discussions. A mechanically generated keyword searchable transcript is also available for these programs.

Direct to Video: Tom Clancy on C-SPAN
One of the programs you’ll find is this three hour interview from 2002.

Also, to learn more about Mr. Clancy’s work from a bibliographic perspective, take a look at his WorldCat Identities Page as well as the page for one of his most famous characters, Jack Ryan.

Finally, visualize Clancy’s relationships with this tool from OCLC.

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