2013 Harlem Book Fair Live Stream

Check out the link below to watch the live stream of the Harlem Book Fair. The stream is scheduled to start at 11:45 a.m.

CLICK HERE TO WATCH LIVE

 

Below is a listing of the scheduled events.

2013 Harlem Book Fair

Book TV is LIVE from the 15th annual Harlem Book Fair from the New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.  Our schedule of coverage includes:

12:00 PM ET     Panel: Science & Health

Jonathan Metlz, The Protest Psychosis: How Schizophrenia Became a Black Disease

Alondra Nelson, Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight Against Medical Discrimination

Samuel Roberts, Infectious Fear: Politics, Disease, and the Health Effects of Segregation

Harriet Washington, Deadly Monopolies: The Shocking Corporate Takeover of Life Itself – and the Consequences for Your Health and Our Medical Future

Moderator:  Sheldon Krimsky, Genetic Justice: DNA Data Banks, Criminal Investigations, and Civil Liberties

 

1:15 PM ET      Call-in with Harriet Washington, Deadly Monopolies: The Shocking Corporate Takeover of Life Itself – and the Consequences for Your Health and Our Medical Future

 

1:30 PM ET      Conversation on Drugs

E.R. Shipp, Associate Professor and Journalist-in-Residence, Morgan State University

Carl Hart, High Price: A Neuroscientist’s Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society

 

2:45 PM ET      Call-in with Carl Hart, High Price: A Neuroscientist’s Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society

 

3:00 PM ET      Panel: African-American History & the 21st Century

Farah Griffin, Harlem Nocturne: Women Artists & Progressive Politics During World War II

Kendall Thomas, Critical Race Theory: The Key Writings That Formed the Movement

Peniel Joseph, Dark Days, Bright Nights: From Black Power to Barack Obama

Moderator: Tina Campt, Other Germans: Black Germans and the Politics of Race, Gender and Memory in the Third Reich

 

4:15 PM ET Call-in with Farah Griffin, Harlem Nocturne: Women Artists & Progressive Politics During World War II

 

4:30 PM ET      Panel: Legacies of Rosa Parks & Eslanda Robeson

Barbara Ransby, Eslanda: The Large and Unconventional Life of Mrs. Paul Robeson

Jeanne Theoharis, The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

Mary Frances Berry, former chair, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights and co-author of Power in Words: The Stories Behind Barack Obama’s Speeches, from the State House to the White House

 

5:45 PM ET      Call-in with Jeanne Theoharis, The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

 

6:00 PM ET      Panel:  The Church & Political Activism

Anthea Butler, Women in the Church of God in Christ:  Making a Sanctified World

Rev. James Forbes, Who’s Gospel: A Concise Guide to Progressive Protestantism

Eddie Glaude, Jr., In a Shade of Blue: Pragmatism and the Politics of Black America

Obery Hendricks, The Politics of Jesus: Rediscovering the True Revolutionary Nature of Jesus’ Teachings

Moderator: Josef Sorret, Assistant Professor of Religion and African-American Studies at Columbia University

 

7:15 PM ET:   Call-in with Obery Hendricks, The Politics of Jesus: Rediscovering the True Revolutionary Nature of Jesus’ Teachings

 

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