|2011_DC_Kalb_110709||30||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Marvin Kalb and Deborah Kalb ("Haunting Legacy")|
Inside Media: Vietnam’s Legacy on the American Presidency
Guest(s): Marvin Kalb and Deborah Kalb
The legacy of the Vietnam War has haunted every president since Lyndon B. Johnson, especially on the decision of whether to commit troops to war.
In the new book “Haunting Legacy,” the father-and-daughter...
|2012_DC_Horwitz_120219||28||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Tony Horwitz ("Midnight Rising")|
Inside Media: Tony Horwitz:
John Brown’s secret raid on Harpers Ferry ruptured the union between North and South, but few Americans know the true story of the militant idealists who invaded Virginia before the Civil War.
In the new book “Midnight Rising: John Brown and the Raid that Sparked the Civil...
|2015_DC_ReportingR_150521||72||Newseum -- Members' Opening for Reporting Vietnam exhibit -- Reception|
Eyewitness to History: Reporting Vietnam
To mark the opening of its new exhibit “Reporting Vietnam,” the Newseum presents a special invitation-only program featuring four veteran journalists who will share their memories of reporting the Vietnam War. Speakers:
* Bob Schieffer was a reporter at the...
|2013_DC_Kalb_131122||73||NPC -- Kalb Report: "A Presidency: A Legacy and a Day That Changed America" (w/Dan Rather)|
A Conversation with Dan Rather on a Presidency, a Legacy and a Day that Changed America
On November 22, 1963 time stood still as the nation and the world grappled with the sudden and tragic loss of an extraordinary leader. Now 50 years since that fateful day, we remember the life and legacy of...
|2011_DC_Kalb_110909||44||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Anchoring 9/11" (w/Charles Gibson, Dan Rather, Brit Hume, Frank Sesno)|
Anchoring 9/11: The Day and the Decade:
Charles Gibson, Dan Rather, Brit Hume and Frank Sesno join moderator Marvin Kalb to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the devastating September 11 attacks and discuss the subsequent decade that changed the world.
The series is produced jointly by The George...
|2016_DC_NPC_Kalb_160420||79||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Covering Washington and the World" (w/Judy Woodruff)|
In a distinguished network television career that began with her coverage of Jimmy Carter’s presidential campaign for NBC News, Judy Woodruff has remained at the pinnacle of broadcast journalism for 40 years. Having served as chief White House correspondent for NBC and PBS, the host of CNN’s Inside...
|2009_DC_Kalb_090323||112||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Down to the Wire: Journalism in Crisis"|
Down to The Wire: Journalism in Crisis:
* Vivian Schiller, President & CEO, NPR
* Jon Klein, President, CNN
* Tom Curley, President & CEO, Associated Press
* Alberto Ibargüen, President & CEO, Knight Foundation
Four journalism's most influential executives come together at the...
|2017_DC_Kalb_170408||85||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Fight for Freedom of the Press" (w/Jake Tapper and David Fahrenthold)|
The Fight for Freedom of the Press
The White House has launched an all-out war against the press terming several news organizations, including CNN, CBS, NBC, ABC, and The New York Times, the “enemy of the American people,” and their work, “fake news.” The president’s chief strategist has called the...
|2007_DC_Kalb_070305||42||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Future of Journalism" (w/Ann Marie Lipinski, Sean McManus, CLiff Slaon, and Paul Steiger)|
The Kalb Report – The Future of Journalism will bring together executives from television, print, and online media organizations to discuss what lies ahead for the field of journalism. The panel discussion moderated by journalist/scholar Marvin Kalb will feature Ann Marie Lipinski, senior vice president...
|2008_DC_Kalb_080414||38||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Investigative Journalism" (w/Seymour Hersh and Dana Priest)|
Pulitzer Prize winners Seymour Hersh and Dana Priest join Marvin Kalb in probe of investigative journalism. GW's Kalb Report Presents "In Search of Truth: A Conversation on Investigative Reporting"
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists Seymour Hersh and Dana Priest will discuss the craft and impact of...
|2013_DC_Kalb_130827||173||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Remembering a March, a Movement and a Dream!" (w/John Lewis, Andrew Young, Julian Bond, Gwen Ifill, John Wilson, and Dorothy Gilliam)|
Fifty years after the historic March on Washington, moderator Marvin Kalb and a distinguished panel of civil rights legends, journalists and scholars will explore the movement that changed the nation, the role of the press in the struggle, and how the lessons learned can be applied in the digital...
|2010_DC_Kalb_101115||48||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Scoops and Scandals" (w/Sam Donaldson, Douglas Brinkley, and Martha Joynt Kumar)|
Scoops and Scandals: Two Centuries of Presidents and the Press on the Next Kalb Report, Nov. 15, 8 p.m.
Sam Donaldson, Douglas Brinkley, Martha Joynt Kumar join Marvin Kalb to Explore the Complicated Relationship between Reporters and Presidents from George Washington to Barack Obama
|2010_DC_Kalb_100921||72||NPC -- Kalb Report: "The Great Debates" (w/Bob Schieffer, Sander Vanocur, Mike McCurry, and Janet Brown)|
Kalb Report Launches New Season with “The Great Debates” September 21 at National Press Club
Bob Schieffer, Sander Vanocur, Mike McCurry and Janet Brown Join Moderator Marvin Kalb To Mark 50th Anniversary of Historic 1960 Kennedy-Nixon Forums and Explore Future of Presidential Debates in Age of Global...
|2009_DC_Kalb_091116||45||NPC -- Kalb Report: "What Makes 60 Minutes Tick?" (w/Lesley Stahl and Jeffrey Fager)|
What Makes 60 Minutes Tick? CBS News 60 Minutes Correspondent Lesley Stahl and Executive Producer Jeffrey Fager join Marvin Kalb for a behind-the-scenes look at television's most successful news magazine and what it takes to keep 60 Minutes on the air and on top of the ratings.
|2014_DC_Kalb_141020||113||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Writing History" (w/Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein)|
Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein and Journalism's Finest Hour
On June 17, 1972 a simple botched break-in at the Democratic National Committee Headquarters in Washington, DC captured the attention of two intrepid reporters who uncovered a trail of corruption that led all the way up to our...
|2019_01_07E_Kalb||115||Politics & Prose -- Deborah Kalb and Robert Lunsford ("President and Me: John Adams & the Magic Bobblehead")|
Deborah Kalb and Robert Lunsford - President and Me: John Adams & the Magic Bobblehead — in Children and Teens
When Ava’s mom remarries, Ava gets stuck with a younger, annoying stepbrother, J.P. Struggling to adjust to her new life, Ava’s mom announces a family trip to Boston. While on this trip, Ava... (Partially reviewed)
|2018_DC_Kalb_181119||76||Politics & Prose -- Marvin Kalb ("Enemy of the People") w/Andrea Mitchell|
Marvin Kalb - Enemy of the People: Trump's War on the Press, the New McCarthyism, and the Threat to American Democracy — in conversation with Andrea Mitchell
For Kalb, a journalist and media observer for more than six decades, when Trump called the press an “enemy of the American people,” alarm bells...
|2017_DC_Kalb_171021||93||Politics & Prose -- Marvin Kalb ("The Year I Was Peter the Great")|
Marvin Kalb - The Year I Was Peter the Great: 1956 — Khrushchev, Stalin's Ghost, and a Young American in Russia
1956 is known in Russia as “the year of the thaw” for the anti-communist uprisings that followed Khrushchev’s denunciation of Stalin. That year, Kalb was a diplomatic attaché at the U.S....
|2015_DC_Hess_150118||103||Politics & Prose -- Stephen Hess ("Professor and the President")|
Stephen Hess - The Professor and the President: Daniel Patrick Moynihan in the Nixon White House:
Having served in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations, Daniel Patrick Moynihan may have seemed an unlikely choice to advise Nixon on social policies. Nixon brought the liberal academic on board shortly...
|2007_DC_SADF_071030||35||Smithsonian Associates -- David Frost|
David Frost on the Nixon Interviews: British TV host David Frost's series of interviews with Richard Nixon in, 1977, four years after the Watergate scandal and the president's humiliating resignation, attracted the largest television audience in news history to date. They also reflected an intersection...
|2003_DC_SAHK_031216||14||Smithsonian Associates -- Henry Kissinger|
From the Smithsonian program: In the corridors of power, handling crises and working the phones are simultaneous and almost synonymous. Drawing on previously unpublished transcripts of his nearly constant international telephone communication, Henry Kissinger now offers a remarkable account of what...
|2019_08_12_Straczynski||117||Politics & Prose -- J. Michael Straczynski ("Becoming Superman")|
J. Michael Straczynski - Becoming Superman: My Journey from Poverty to Hollywood
Straczynski is best known as the creator of the Babylon 5 and Sense8 TV shows, but his amazing four-decade career also encompasses screenwriting—Changeling, Thor, and World War Z—writing for several D.C. and Marvel Comi... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_09_12D2_Johnston||154||DC -- Embassy of Canada -- Opening Reception for "For Better or For Worse: The Comic Art of Lynn Johnston"|
The Canadian Embassy invites you to the opening recepiton of For Better or For Worse: The Comic Art of Lynn Johnston. The artists will be in attendance.
Introductory remarks were made by Denis Chouinard (Counsellor, Public Affairs, Embassy of Canada) and ???.
Folks in the audience included Martha Ke... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_09_04E1_Munroe||132||Politics & Prose -- Randall Munroe ("How To")|
Randall Munroe - How To — in conversation with Alexandra Petri at Sidwell Friends
Randall Munroe, the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the #1 New York Times bestsellers What If? and Thing Explainer, brings readers a way to better understand the science and technology behind... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_08_02C2_Touchstone_AmerIsO||152||DC -- Touchstone Gallery -- Opening Reception: America Is...|
AMERICA IS ...
Artists Explore, Ask and Answer: What is America today?
National Juried Show
On display: August 2 – 29, 2019
Opening Reception: Friday, August 2, 6 - 8:30 pm
Hors d'oeuvres by Occasions Caterers
Gourmet Frozen Desserts by Moorenko's Ice Cream
Program: 7pm - jurors remarks, 7:15pm - c... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_09_09A1_Bushnell||92||Politics & Prose -- Candace Bushnell ("Is There Still Sex in the City?") w/Barrie Hardymon|
Candace Bushnell - Is There Still Sex in the City? — in conversation with Barrie Hardymon
Bushnell’s 1996 Sex and the City launched the hit HBO series and revolutionized attitudes to sex and dating. In her new book she continues her sharp and funny exploration of relationships by following the adven... (Partially reviewed)