May 20, 2022

Three Sources to View Author Presentations, Interviews Recorded at the 2019 Library of Congress National Book Festival

The 2019 Library of Congress National Book Festival took place on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at the Washington D.C. Convention Center. 

Video recordings of some author presentations and interviews are already available online (with more to come).

Links to three video sources are available below. 

Video Sources

From the Library of Congress YouTube Channel
Access presentations by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, David McCullough, Michael Beschloss, David Brooks, Raina Telgemeier, José Andrés, and Richard Ford.

From C-SPAN/Book TV
Author interviews and presentations.

From PBS Books (via YouTube)
Interviews with 20 authors appearing at the 2019 NBF. You’ll also find an interview with Librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden. 

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