|2013_DC_Herblock_130620||175||AFI Docs 2013 -- "Herblock -- The Black and the White" (w/Michael Stevens, George Stevens Jr., and Ben Gazzale) (incl reception) @ Newseum|
Herblock -- The Black and the White:
Filmmaker Michael Stevens paints a lively portrait of influential Washington Post editorial cartoonist Herbert Block whose distinguished 55-year career spanning 13 presidents earned him three Pulitzer Prizes and the Medal of Freedom. Covering a time when cartoons...
|2002_MD_CWPT_Dinner_020921||27||CWPT Grand Review (2002) in Antietam -- Dinner: Antietam Visitor Center (w/Jim Lehrer)|
This was the first ever "Grand Review" Civil War Preservation Trust dinner. This one was held at the Antietam battlefield. It included talks by the CWPT President Jim Lighthizer, the commentator Jim Lehrer, and the Antietam superintendent JW Howard.
|2004_DC_NBF_Lehrer_041009||2||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2004 -- Jim and Kate Lehrer|
Born in Wichita, Kan., ...
|2011_DC_NBF_Lehrer_110924||5||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2011 -- Jim Lehrer|
In October 1975, the half-hour "Robert MacNeil Report," with Jim Lehrer as the Washington correspondent, premiered on Thirteen/WNET New York. Over the next seven years, "The MacNeil/Lehrer Report" (as it was renamed in 1976) won more than 30 awards. In September 1983, Lehrer and MacNeil...
|2017_DC_Preserving_PP2_171103||54||Library of Congress -- Event: Preserving Public Broadcasting at 50 Years -- Panel 2: News and Talk Shows (w/Jim Lehrer, Dick Cavett, Cokie Roberts, Hugo Morales, Sharon Percy Rockefeller, and Judy Woodruff)|
Library and WGBH Celebrate 50 Years of Preserving Public TV and Radio
Industry Pioneers to Examine History and Legacy of Public Broadcasting
Introduction to panel:
* Henry Becton, Vice Chair, WGBH Board of Trustees; President of WGBH Educational Foundation
Panel 2 (of 4): News and Public...
|2017_DC_Graham_170225||71||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Mary Graham ("Use And Abuse Of Hidden Presidential Power")|
Inside Media: The Use And Abuse Of Hidden Presidential Power
Author Mary Graham talks about her new book “Presidents’ Secrets: The Use and Abuse of Hidden Power,” which highlights three moments in history when the need for secrecy and openness clashed and when presidents’ choices altered American...
|2013_DC_MacNeil_Lehrer_130521||64||Newseum -- MacNeil/Lehrer on the JFK Assassination (w/Judy Woodruff)|
"MacNeil/Lehrer on the JFK Assassination":
Guests: Robert MacNeil, Jim Lehrer and Judy Woodruff
Legendary broadcast journalists Robert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer share their memories of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in a special "Members Only" event at the Newseum.
As NBC's White House...
|2009_DC_NPC_Bookfair_091117||156||NPC -- 32nd Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2009)|
Authors shown here: James Reston Jr., Anthony Pitch, Wayne Alan, Nancy Baggett, Stuart E. Weisberg, Max Cleland, Harlow Giles Unger, Harold Evans, Gil Klein, Vali Nasr, Richard Wolffe, Henry Waxman, Craig Crawford, Helen Thomas, Haynes Johnson, Dan Balz, Janet Langhart Cohen, Ann Coulter, Jack Williams,...
|2011_DC_NPC_Bookfair_111115||94||NPC -- 34th Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2011)|
Authors in sequence:
* John Farrell ("Clarence Darrow: Attorney for the Damned"),
* Richard L. Holm ("The Craft We Chose: My Life in the CIA"),
* John Swenson ("New Atlantis: Musicians Battle for the Survival of New Orleans"),
* Lisa Yockelson ("Baking Style: Art, Craft, Recipes"),
|2013_DC_Kalb_130128||95||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Democracy in Action: A Review of the 2012 Presidential Debates" (w/Bob Schieffer, Martha Raddatz, and Jim Lehrer)|
The Kalb Report - "Democracy in Action: A Review of the 2012 Presidential Debates"
Candy Crowley, Jim Lehrer, Martha Raddatz, and Bob Schieffer, the four respected journalists selected by the Commission on Presidential Debates to moderate the 2012 debates, join Marvin Kalb to discuss the impact of...
|2013_DC_Where_131104||99||NPC -- Panel -- "Where Were You When Kennedy Was Shot?" (w/Bob Schieffer, Jim Lehrer, Marianne Means, and Sid Davis)|
Four journalists who went on to prominent careers share their experiences in Dallas on Nov. 22 1963 when Lee Harvey Oswald’s shots changed their lives – and the life of the nation – forever.
CBS News Senior Correspondent Bob Schieffer was a cub reporter on the Fort Worth Star Telegram when he answered...
|2010_DC_Lehrer_100516||62||Politics & Prose -- Jim Lehrer ("Super")|
In his 20th novel, the prolific PBS NewsHour anchor focuses on the Santa Fe Railroad’s luxurious Super Chief, which traveled between Chicago and Los Angeles in 39 hours. Set in 1956 and based on actual events, the book is a murder mystery as well as a look at the train’s wealthy and glamorous...
|2020_03_22B1_Cherry||102||DC -- Cherry Blossoms around the Tidal Basin (2020)|
The cherry blossoms peaked but it was Covid-19 time. (Partially reviewed)
|2020_02_23D_ObamaP||142||Politics & Prose -- Taina Caragol, Dorothy Moss, Richard J. Powell and Kim Sajet ("The Obama Portraits")|
Taina Caragol, Dorothy Moss, Richard J. Powell and Kim Sajet - The Obama Portraits
The first commissioned presidential portraits by African American artists, the paintings of Barack and Michelle Obama, by Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald, respectively, reside in the National Portrait Gallery, where the... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_02_27D1_Bump||219||AFI -- Capital Irish Film Festival (2020) -- "A Bump Along the Way" opening night event w/reception|
BUMP ALONG THE WAY, A
Fun-loving, single mom Pamela (Bronagh Gallagher, THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD) knows how to have a good time — and she's not about to let a little thing like middle age stop her. Her teenage daughter Allegra (Lola Petticrew, winner of the New Talent Award at the 2... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_03_01D1_Cumar||292||AFI -- Capital Irish Film Festival (2020) -- "Cumar: A Galway Rhapsody" (w/Aodh ” CoileŠin) plus closing reception with fiddlers Susan Collins and Michael Wynch|
Cumar: A Galway Rhapsody
Special Features: Q&A with director Aodh ” CoileŠin, plus post-screening reception sponsored by the Embassy of Ireland and live music by fiddlers Susan Collins and Michael Wynch.
The diverse glories of the city of Galway, celebrated in song, performance and image, make this ... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_02_16E_Wuerker||126||DC -- Word Bubble Party @ Matt Wuerker's|
Folks here include Alexandra Bowman, Teresa Roberts Logan, Claire Rhode, Randy Lieberman and Ulia, Steve Artley, Martha and Dane Kennedy, Matthew Schneer, Donna Lewis, Matt Wuerker, Dana Maier and Ralph Geiger, Mike Rhode, Clay Jones, Mike Jenkins, Lisa Vogel and Art Hondros, Nicole Belanus, Warren ... (Partially reviewed)