|2011_DC_Kalb_111207||59||Natl Archives & Newseum -- Marvin Kalb (Pearl Harbor)|
In Commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor
“It Is No Joke—It Is a Real War”: How Americans First Learned of Pearl Harbor
Marvin Kalb uses film, audio, and photographic records from the National Archives and the Newseum to discuss how the media informed Americans of the 1941...
|2017_DC_JFK100_170508||98||Newseum -- Celebrating the Centennial of John F. Kennedy (w/Robert Dallek, Fredrik Logevall, Stephen Kennedy Smith, and Edward Widmer)|
Celebrating the Centennial of John F. Kennedy
To commemorate the centennial of President John F. Kennedy’s birth, some of the nation’s leading historians discuss the life and legacy of the nation’s 35th president.
The program will also focus on the book, “JFK: A Vision for America,” a compendium of...
|2015_DC_Lewis_150225||54||Newseum -- Civil Rights Superhero: An Evening with John Lewis and Andrew Aydin|
Civil Rights Superhero: An Evening with John Lewis and Andrew Aydin
As the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery approaches, Rep. Lewis will recount his involvement and also talk about his new graphic novel “March: Book Two.” Joining Lewis is the book’s co-author...
|2017_DC_Stone_170405||18||Newseum -- Geoffrey R. Stone ("Sex and the Constitution")|
Sex and the Constitution
Author Geoffrey R. Stone talks about his new book, “Sex and the Constitution,” which chronicles the epic story of how sex came to be legislated in America.
The book explores how two centuries of American law have imposed regulations over contraception, abortion, obscenity and...
|2015_DC_Hornaday_150221||42||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Ann Hornaday (Oscar Preview)|
Inside Media: Oscar Preview With Washington Post Film Critic Ann Hornaday
Washington Post film critic Ann Hornaday previews the 87th annual Academy Awards and discusses some of the biggest hits — and misses — of the year.
The program will feature clips from some of the Oscar-nominated...
|2016_DC_Hornaday_160228||40||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Ann Hornaday (Oscar Preview)|
Inside Media: Oscar Preview With Washington Post Film Critic Ann Hornaday
Washington Post film critic Ann Hornaday previews the 88th annual Academy Awards and discusses some of the biggest hits — and misses — of the year.
The program will feature clips from some of the Oscar-nominated...
|2017_DC_Hornaday_170226||54||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Ann Hornaday (Oscar Preview)|
Oscar Preview With Washington Post Film Critic Ann Hornaday
Washington Post film critic Ann Hornaday previews the 89th annual Academy Awards and discusses some of the biggest hits of the year.
The program will feature clips from some of the Oscar-nominated films.
Hornaday, a critic with The Post...
|2017_DC_Hornaday_170819||40||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Ann Hornaday ("How to Watch Movies")|
Inside Media: “How to Watch Movies” With Washington Post Film Critic Ann Hornaday
Washington Post film critic Ann Hornaday talks about her new book, “Talking Pictures: How to Watch Movies.” The book provides a guide for those looking to understand and interpret the medium that continues to educate and...
|2019_02_24B_Hornaday||63||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Ann Hornaday ("Oscar Preview")|
Oscar Preview With Washington Post Film Critic Ann Hornaday
Washington Post film critic Ann Hornaday previews the 91st annual Academy Awards and discusses some of the biggest hits of the year.
The program will feature clips from Oscar-nominated films.
Hornaday, a critic with the Post since 2002, will... (Partially reviewed)
|2016_DC_Hollywood_161105||58||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Arch Campbell, Ann Hornaday and Bill Newcott ("Hollywood's White House")|
Inside Media: Hollywood’s White House: The Top Ten Movie Presidents
Three days before the nation selects the next president of the United States, movie critics Arch Campbell, Ann Hornaday and Bill Newcott present their choices for the top 10 portrayals of presidents on film.
The program will...
|2011_DC_Dunsmore_111211||64||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Barrie Dunsmore ("There and Back") w/Ted Koppel|
Inside Media: Ted Koppel and Barrie Dunsmore:
Ted Koppel, former anchor for ABC's "Nightline" and a special correspondent for NBC's "Rock Center with Brian Williams," interviews former ABC News foreign correspondent Barrie Dunsmore on his new book "There and Back."
The book features a collection of...
|2014_DC_Dunsmore_141108||33||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Barry Dunsmore (Eyewitness to History)|
Eyewitness to History: Former ABC Reporter Barrie Dunsmore
Dunsmore, who covered foreign affairs for ABC News for 30 years, recounts his live coverage from Berlin on the night the Berlin Wall fell. During his career at ABC, Dunsmore focused on events in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union as the Iron...
|2017_DC_Baier_170107||57||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Bret Baier ("Three Days in January")|
Inside Media: Fox News Channel’s Bret Baier On The Legacy Of President Eisenhower
Bret Baier, chief political anchor for Fox News Channel, talks about his new book, “Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower’s Final Mission.”
The book chronicles Eisenhower’s last three days in office as president and...
|2019_04_27C1_Ranking||161||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Brian Lamb, Susan Swain, Kenneth Ackerman, David Stewart ("Ranking the U.S. Presidents By the Nation’s Leading Historians")|
Ranking the U.S. Presidents By the Nation’s Leading Historians
C-SPAN founder Brian Lamb and co-CEO Susan Swain talk about their new book, “The Presidents: Noted Historians Rank America’s Best – and Worst – Chief Executives,” which provides a complete ranking of the presidents based on the network’s... (Partially reviewed)
|2012_DC_Stelter_120513||22||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Brian Stelter (New Media)|
Inside Media: Brian Stelter Discusses New Media
New York Times media reporter Brian Stelter talks about his coverage of the Internet and television and how he uses new media to guide his reporting and inform his readers.
Stelter’s appearance coincides with the opening of the Newseum’s HP New Media...
|2013_DC_Stelter_130512||38||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Brian Stelter ("Top of the Morning")|
Inside Media: The Cutthroat World of Morning TV: Top of the Morning
Guest: Brian Stelter
In his new book "Top of the Morning," New York Times media reporter Brian Stelter reveals the dish and dirt behind the polite smiles and perky demeanors of morning television.
The book examines the most...
|2014_DC_Spizer_140216||100||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Bruce Spizer ("Beatles Invade America")|
Inside Media: The Beatles Invade America
"The Beatles are Coming! The Birth of Beatlemania in America"
Guest: Bruce Spizer
On the 50th anniversary of the arrival of The Beatles in the United States, Beatles historian Bruce Spizer talks about their historic first trip here and the evolution of...
|2010_DC_Bliss_101003||32||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Chris Bliss (Freedom of Expression and the Power of Humor)|
Inside Media: Freedom of Expression and the Power of Humor: Chris Bliss
Commentator and comedian Chris Bliss explores the nexus between humor and truth-telling in a fresh and entertaining look at how irony, satire and ridicule impact the national conversation and change our perceptions of the...
|2018_DC_Midterm_Wrap_181110||39||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Chris Cillizza And Leigh Munsil (Midterm Election Wrap-Up)|
Inside Media: Midterm Election Wrap-Up With CNN’s Chris Cillizza And Leigh Munsil
CNN’s Chris Cillizza and Leigh Munsil analyze the results of the 2018 midterm elections which saw Democrats regain control of the U.S. House of Representatives and Republicans increase their majority in the U.S....
|2013_DC_Scherman_130825||66||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Chris Szwedo, Rowland Scherman, and Edith Lee Payne ("Eye on the Sixties" screening)|
Film Screening: Eye on the Sixties: The Iconic Photography of Rowland Scherman"
Guests: Rowland Scherman and Edith Lee Payne
The Newseum presents a special screening of the new documentary "Eye on the Sixties: The Iconic Photography of Rowland Scherman."
The film is an intimate portrait of Scherman...
|2014_DC_Todd_141220||54||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Chuck Todd ("The Stranger")|
Inside Media: “Meet the Press” Moderator Chuck Todd
Chuck Todd, moderator and managing editor of NBC’s “Meet the Press,” discusses his new book, “The Stranger: Barack Obama in the White House.”
In the book, Todd draws upon his sources to chronicle Obama’s tumultuous White House years and provide a...
|2010_DC_Milbank_101106||17||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Dana Milbank ("Tears of a Clown")|
Inside Media: Dana Milbank on Glenn Beck:
Join Washington Post syndicated columnist Dana Milbank as he talks about his new book “Tears of a Clown: Glenn Beck and the Tea Bagging of America.”
The book looks at the remarkable rise of Beck, the former shock jock who has become one of the most...
|2016_DC_Kaczynski_160131||53||Newseum -- Inside Media w/David Kaczynski ("Story of the Unabomber")|
Inside Media: The Story of the Unabomber:
David Kaczynski, brother of Ted Kaczynski, whom the FBI branded the “Unabomber,” talks about his new memoir “Every Last Tie: The Story of the Unabomber and His Family.”
For 17 years, Ted Kaczynski sent homemade bombs targeting universities, airlines and...
|2012_DC_Maraniss_121020||36||Newseum -- Inside Media w/David Maraniss ("Barack Obama: The Story")|
Inside Media: David Maraniss:
David Maraniss, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and critically acclaimed biographer, discusses his new book “Barack Obama: The Story,” a multigenerational portrait of President Obama and his American and Kenyan families.
Drawing on four years of research around the...
|2011_DC_Willman_111112||25||Newseum -- Inside Media w/David Willman (Anthrax Attacks on America)|
Inside Media: The Anthrax Attacks on America
Guest: David Willman
The mailings of anthrax in 2001 triggered one of the largest and most complicated investigations in the annals of American law enforcement.
The letters targeted two U.S. senators, a network news anchor and others in the media. Five...
|2013_DC_Reflections_131122||100||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Dean Owen (Reflections on President Kennedy) w/Roger Wilkins, Lillian Brown, David Rusk, and Mortimer Caplin|
Inside Media: Reflections on President Kennedy
Dean R. Owen:
"November 22, 1963: Reflections on the Life, Assassination, and Legacy of John F. Kennedy"
Guests: Dean R. Owen, Roger Wilkins, Lillian Brown, David Rusk and Mortimer Caplin
Veteran journalist Dean R. Owen talks about his new book,...
|2014_DC_Brack_140201||81||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Dennis Brack ("Presidential Picture Stories") w/Charles Dharapak|
Inside Media: Press Access to the Obama White House
"Presidential Picture Stories: Behind the Cameras at the White House" by Dennis Brack
Guests: Dennis Brack and Charles Dharapak
White House photographers Dennis Brack and Charles Dharapak talk about restrictions on press access to President Barack...
|2011_DC_NYTCW_110410||35||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Harold Holzer and Craig Symonds ("New York Times: Complete Civil War")|
Inside Media: The New York Times and the Civil War
Guest(s): Harold Holzer and Craig L. Symonds
The New York Times was one of the few newspapers with correspondents on the front lines throughout the Civil War, which began 150 years ago on April 12, 1861.
“The New York Times Complete Civil War,...
|2015_DC_Holzer_150214||25||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Harold Holzer ("Lincoln and the Power of the Press")|
Inside Media: Lincoln and the Power of the Press
Harold Holzer talks about his new book, “Lincoln and the Power of the Press,” which examines how the president used the press to shape public opinion.
The program coincides with opening weekend of the Newseum’s newsest exhibit “President Lincoln is...
|2015_DC_Songs_150912||59||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Hugo Keesing ("Next Stop is Vietnam")|
Inside Media: Songs From the Vietnam War Era
Music historian Hugo Keesing talks about and samples songs inspired by the Vietnam War.
The broad range of protest songs from the Vietnam era covered a wide spectrum of viewpoints, from the war’s strongest advocates to its most passionate...
|2012_DC_Tapper_121110||61||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Jake Tapper|
Inside Media: Jake Tapper: The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor
Jake Tapper, senior White House correspondent for ABC News, discusses his new book “The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor.” The book provides an eye-opening account of the devastating sacrifices made during one of...
|2018_DC_Tapper_180609||60||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Jake Tapper ("The Hellfire Club")|
Inside Media: CNN’s Jake Tapper
CNN anchor and chief Washington correspondent Jake Tapper talks about his new novel, “The Hellfire Club,” a political thriller set in the 1950’s McCarthy Era in which figures such as Sen. John F. Kennedy, Vice President Richard Nixon and President Eisenhower appear as...
|2015_DC_Swanson_150412||37||Newseum -- Inside Media w/James Swanson (Lincoln Assassination)|
Inside Media: James Swanson on the Lincoln Assassination
To mark the 150th anniversary of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, author and historian James Swanson looks back at the event that shocked the nation.
Swanson is the author of the New York Times best-seller “Manhunt: The 12-Day...
|2018_DC_Swanson_180428||46||Newseum -- Inside Media w/James Swanson ("Chasing King’s Killer")|
Inside Media: The Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Author James Swanson talks about his new book, “Chasing King’s Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Assassin,” which chronicles the assassination of the nation’s most celebrated civil rights leader.
"Chasing King’s Killer" tells the...
|2013_DC_Swanson_131122||55||Newseum -- Inside Media w/James Swanson ("End of Days")|
Inside Media: Best-Selling Author James Swanson on the JFK Assassination
Best-selling author James Swanson talks about his new book, "End of Days: The Assassination of John F. Kennedy." The book offers a comprehensive understanding of that fateful day with details culled from vast historic...
|2011_DC_Toomey_110910||67||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Jim Toomey (Cartoonists Remember 9/11)|
Inside Media: Cartoonists Remember 9/11: Jim Toomey
To mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, more than 90 artists from the major comic syndicates will dedicate their Sunday strips on Sept. 11, 2011, to those who lost their lives in the attacks.
Jim Toomey, one of the...
|2018_DC_Lipman_180203||59||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Joanne Lipman ("That's What She Said")|
Inside Media: "That's What She Said": Closing the Gender Gap in the Workforce
Joanne Lipman, former editor in chief of USA TODAY, talks about her new book, “That’s What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together.”
With reports of sexual harassment and assault...
|2011_DC_Cover9_111119||42||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Joe Mathewson and Greg Stohr ("Supreme Court and the Press")|
Inside Media: Covering the Nine: The Supreme Court and the Press
Guests: Joe Mathewson and Greg Stohr
Is the public served well by the relationship between the Fourth Estate and the third branch of government?
That’s the question put to Joe Mathewson, author of the new book “The Supreme Court and the...
|2018_DC_Code_War_181020||44||Newseum -- Inside Media w/John Carlin and Garrett Graff ("Cyber Security Threat Against the United States")|
Inside Media: The Cyber Security Threat Against the United States
The Russian attack on the 2016 election grabbed headlines, but it’s only the latest incident of America being attacked by adversaries in cyberspace following on the heels of assaults by China, North Korea and Iran.
In their new book,...
|2015_DC_Hubble_150425||64||Newseum -- Inside Media w/John Mace Grunsfeld and Zoltan Levay (25th Anniversary of the Hubble Telescope)|
Inside Media: The 25th Anniversary of the Hubble Telescope
On the 25th anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Telescope, veteran astronaut John Mace Grunsfeld, Associate Administrator for the Science Mission Directorate at NASA, and Zoltan Levay of the Space Telescope Science Institute offer their...
|2014_DC_Morris_141011||63||Newseum -- Inside Media w/John Morris and Susan Stamberg ("Get the Picture" screening)|
The Newseum presents a screening of the documentary “Get the Picture,” which chronicles the life and work of John Morris, former picture editor of Life magazine.
Morris, who has been called the most influential photo editor of the 20th century, began his career in the 1930s. He worked alongside many of...
|2018_DC_Williams_181013||69||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Juan Williams ("President Trump's Record on Civil Rights")|
Inside Media: President Trump’s Record on Civil Rights
Fox News Channel’s Juan Williams talks about his new book, “What the Hell Do You Have to Lose? Trump’s War on Civil Rights,” which delivers a critique of the president’s record on civil rights.
Williams, a civil rights historian and political...
|2015_DC_Newsies_150613||44||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Ken Cerniglia and W. Joseph Campbell (The Making of "Newsies")|
Inside Media: The Making of “Newsies”
Ken Cerniglia, dramaturg and literary manager of Disney Theatrical Group, talks about the making of “Newsies,” the Tony Award-winning musical about a group of newsboys in New York City at the turn of the 20th century.
Cerniglia will be joined by W. Joseph...
|2013_DC_Kelley_131013||60||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Kitty Kelley ("Capturing Camelot")|
Inside Media: Kitty Kelley
Best-selling author Kitty Kelley talks about her two recent books "Capturing Camelot: Stanley Tretick's Iconic Images of the Kennedys" and "Let Freedom Ring: Stanley Tretick's Iconic Images of the March on Washington."
Both books feature the photography of acclaimed...
|2014_DC_Craig_140412||31||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Lee A. Craig ("Josephus Daniels: His Life and Times")|
Progressive Politics and the New South
As a longtime leader of the Democratic Party and key member of Woodrow Wilson’s cabinet, Josephus Daniels was one of the most influential progressive politicians in the country, and as Secretary of the Navy during World War I, he became one of the most important...
|2016_DC_Stahl_160514||53||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Lesley Stahl (“Becoming Grandma")|
Inside Media: “60 Minutes” Correspondent Lesley Stahl
“60 Minutes” correspondent Lesley Stahl talks about her new book, “Becoming Grandma: The Joys and Science of the New Grandparenting,” which explores how becoming a grandmother transforms a woman’s life.
Stahl said becoming a grandmother was more...
|2010_DC_OJ_Simpson_100620||44||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Linda Deutsch and Jerrianne Hayslett (Covering the O.J. Simpson Trial)|
Covering the O.J. Simpson Trial with Linda Deutsch and Jerrianne Hayslett
The O.J. Simpson trial had it all: a double murder, a celebrity defendant, a perjuring witness and a glove that didn't fit. Deutsch, The Associated Press's lead reporter on the trial, and Hayslett, media liaison for the L.A....
|2012_DC_Albright_121209||52||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Madeleine Albright ("Prague Winter")|
Inside Media: Madeleine Albright
“Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948”
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright talks about her new book “Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948,” which chronicles her experiences growing up during World War...
|2011_DC_Bowden_111008||24||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Mark Bowden ("Worm")|
Inside Media: Worm: The First Digital World War: Mark Bowden
In late 2008, the Internet was suddenly hit by what best-selling author Mark Bowden called “a worldwide digital blitzkrieg.”
Bowden’s new book, “Worm: The First Digital World War,” chronicles how disaster was averted in this first skirmish...
|2019_01_26B_Leibovich||65||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Mark Leibovich ("Inside the NFL")|
Inside the NFL with The New York Times’s Mark Leibovich
The New York Times Magazine’s chief national correspondent Mark Leibovich talks about his new book, “Big Game: The NFL in Dangerous Times.”
The book takes readers deep inside the NFL, from the owners’ meeting to the draft to the sidelines of... (Partially reviewed)
|2014_DC_Leibovich_141213||39||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Mark Leibovich (“Citizens of the Green Room")|
Inside Media: The New York Times Magazine’s Mark Leibovich
Mark Leibovich, chief national correspondent for The New York Times Magazine, talks about his new book, “Citizens of the Green Room: Profiles in Courage and Self-Delusion.”
The book is a collection of Leibovich’s profiles for the magazine of...
|2019_03_23B1_Segal||88||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Mark Segal ("And Then I Danced")|
Inside Media: Remembering Stonewall
To mark the opening of the Newseum’s newest exhibit “Rise Up,” LGBTQ pioneer Mark Segal shares his memories of the Stonewall uprising and reflects on his 50 years of activism.
“Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement,” an exhibit that explores the modern... (Partially reviewed)
|2014_DC_Whitaker_141025||33||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Mark Whitaker ("Cosby: His Life and Times")|
Inside Media: The Life and Times of Bill Cosby
On the 30th anniversary of the debut of “The Cosby Show,” Mark Whitaker talks about his new book, “Cosby: His Life and Times,” the first major biography of comedian Bill Cosby.
Whitaker had unprecedented access to Cosby and more than 60 of his closest...
|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...
|2015_DC_Exposing_150315||73||Newseum -- Inside Media w/MaryAnne Golon, Lucian Perkins and Michael Abramowitz (Exposing the Darkness)|
Inside Media: Exposing the Darkness: Photography in Conflict Zones
Award-winning photographers MaryAnne Golon and Lucian Perkins share their experiences of recording crises around the world and putting themselves in harm’s way to capture conflict on the human level.
They will be joined by Michael...
|2012_DC_Eyes_121117||63||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Nikki Kahn and Bill Clark ("Eyes of History 2012")|
Inside Media: "Eyes of History 2012":
Guests: Nikki Kahn and Bill Clark
Washington Post photographer Nikki Kahn and Roll Call photographer Bill Clark, both top winners in the 2012 White House News Photographers Association's "Eyes of History" contest, display their award-winning work and talk about...
|2011_DC_Hamill_110618||22||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Pete Hamill ("Tabloid City")|
Inside Media: Pete Hamill
Pete Hamill is synonymous with New York City journalism.
The prolific author and screenwriter is the only person to have been editor-in-chief of both New York tabloids. As author of the classic New York novels “Downtown” and “Forever,” Hamill knows his subject like no one...
|2017_DC_Souza_171216||167||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Pete Souza ("Obama: An Intimate Portrait")|
Inside Media: Former White House Photographer Pete Souza @ Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Pete Souza, former chief official White House photographer for President Barack Obama, talks about and displays images from his new book, “Obama: An...
|2017_DC_Regime_Change_170212||52||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Regime Change (w/David Muse and Drew Lichtenberg)|
Inside Media: Regime Change and Freedom of the Press: How Does the New Play "King Charles III" Mirror Reality?
To mark the opening of the new play “King Charles III” at Washington’s Shakespeare Theatre Company, the Newseum partners with the company to discuss the play’s themes, which include regime...
|2010_DC_Rogers_100411||116||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Rob Rogers|
Inside Media: The Best of Editorial Cartoonist Rob Rogers
The editorial cartoons of Rob Rogers have been gracing the pages of newspapers since 1984 when he was hired by the Pittsburgh Press.
A syndicated cartoonist with United Features Syndicate, Rogers has covered a diverse range of topics, including...
|2016_DC_Pulitzer_160130||42||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Roy Harris Jr. and Doug Pardue (100 Years of Pulitzer)|
Inside Media: 100 Years of Pulitzer:
Roy Harris Jr. and Doug Pardue will talk about the 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Prize, journalism’s highest honor that each year recognizes the best in reporting, commentary, criticism and photography.
Harris is the author of “Pulitzer’s Gold: A Century of...
|2016_DC_Photo911_160911||108||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Ruth Fremson and Angel Franco (The Photographers: Remembering 9/11)|
PULITZER PRIZE AT 100: THE PHOTOGRAPHERS: REMEMBERING 9/11:
On the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, New York Times photographers Ruth Fremson and Angel Franco talk about the newspaper’s coverage which resulted in multiple Pulitzer Prizes in 2002, including the photography staff’s...
|2015_DC_Press_Access_150110||43||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Sally Buzbee and Susan Page (Press Access and the Obama White House)|
Inside Media: Press Access and the Obama White House
Associated Press Washington bureau chief Sally Buzbee and USA Today Washington bureau chief Susan Page discuss restrictions on press access to President Obama.
In recent months, the Washington press corps has spoken out against what they call...
|2013_DC_Davis_131109||39||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Sid Davis (Covering the Kennedy Assassination)|
Inside Media: Covering the Kennedy Assassination: Sid Davis
Sid Davis, a former reporter for Westinghouse Broadcasting, talks about his experience covering the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963.
After covering the assassination of Kennedy, Davis was one of three...
|2017_DC_Levingston_171001||51||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Steven Levingston ("JFK, MLK And The Civil Rights Movement")|
Inside Media: JFK, MLK And The Civil Rights Movement
The Washington Post’s Steven Levingston talks about his new book, “Kennedy and King: The President, the Pastor, and the Battle Over Civil Rights,” which tells the story of the contentious but ultimately revolutionary relationship between the nation’s...
|2010_DC_Weisman_101203||22||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Steven Weisman ("Daniel Patrick Moynihan")|
The Life of Daniel Patrick Moynihan:
Few American politicians loom as large in the public memory as Daniel Patrick Moynihan, the senator from New York who was a pathfinder in President John F. Kennedy’s New Frontier, a commander in President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Great Society and an enabler of President...
|2015_DC_Smiley_150411||53||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Tavis Smiley ("My Journey with Maya")|
Inside Media: Tavis Smiley: My Journey With Maya
Author and broadcaster Tavis Smiley shares the story of his 28-year friendship with renowned author, poet and activist Maya Angelou, the subject of his new book, “My Journey With Maya.”
Smiley first met Angelou when he accompanied her on a trip to Ghana...
|2017_DC_Slants_170416||104||Newseum -- Inside Media w/the Slants ("The First Amendment and Rock 'n' Roll")|
Inside Media: The First Amendment and Rock ’n’ Roll
Members of the Asian American rock band The Slants talk about their landmark Supreme Court case against the United States Trademark Office over the band’s name.
In 2011, band leader Simon Tam applied to register the band’s name as an exclusive...
|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...
|2014_DC_Butler_140126||56||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Wil Haygood (The Making of "Lee Daniels' The Butler") w/ Charles Allen|
Inside Media: The Making of "Lee Daniels' The Butler"
Guests: Wil Haygood and Charles Allen
Washington Post reporter Wil Haygood talks about his newspaper article that inspired the 2013 blockbuster film, "Lee Daniels' The Butler."
In 2008, Haygood profiled Eugene Allen, an African-American butler who...
|2015_DC_Haygood_151010||31||Newseum -- Inside Media w/Wil Haygood ("Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America")|
Inside Media: The Life of Thurgood Marshall
Best-selling author Wil Haygood talks about his new book, “Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America.”
The book profiles the first African American Supreme Court justice using the contentious five-day Senate hearing to...
|2010_DC_Campbell_100619||64||Newseum -- Inside Media w/W. Joseph Campbell ("Getting It Wrong")|
Inside Media: Getting It Wrong
Guest: W. Joseph Campbell
Did The Washington Post bring down Richard Nixon by reporting on the Watergate scandal? Did a cryptic remark by Walter Cronkite effectively end the Vietnam War? Did William Randolph Hearst vow to "furnish the war" in the 1898 conflict with...
|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...
|2017_DC_Schieffer_171111||40||Newseum -- President and the Press: Bob Schieffer|
The President And The Press: Bob Schieffer
Bob Schieffer, one of America’s pre-eminent television journalists and former host of CBS’s “Face the Nation,” talks about his new book, “Overload: Finding Truth in Today’s Deluge of News.”
From the explosion of fake news to the challenges of the 24 hour news...
|2017_DC_Van_Susteren_171118||41||Newseum -- President and the Press: Greta Van Susteren ("Everything You Need to Know About Social Media")|
The Newseum continues its series “The President and the Press” with former MSNBC host and Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren who talks about her new book, “Everything You Need to Know About Social Media,” which provides a simple step-by-step guide to the major social media platforms.
In the book, Van...
|2018_DC_Kurtz_180217||43||Newseum -- President and the Press: Howard Kurtz ("Media Buzz")|
The President and the Press: Fox News Channel’s Howard Kurtz
Howard Kurtz, host of Fox News Channel’s “Media Buzz,” talks about his new book, “Media Madness: Donald Trump, the Press, and the War Over the Truth.”
The book chronicles what happened behind the scenes of some of the biggest controversies...
|2016_DC_Behrakis_161017||45||Newseum -- Pulitzer Prizes at 100: Yannis Behrakis|
PULITZER PRIZES AT 100: THE PHOTOGRAPHERS: 2016 PULITZER PRIZE WINNER YANNIS BEHRAKIS
Yannis Behrakis, winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography, talks about his award-winning work.
Behrakis, a photographer for Reuters, was part of the team awarded the prize for the coverage of...
|2010_DC_JMem_100503||104||Newseum -- Special -- Journalists Memorial Ceremony (2010) w/Christiane Amanpour|
Christiane Amanpour To Speak at Journalists Memorial Ceremony
International journalist Christiane Amanpour will be the keynote speaker at the 2010 rededication of the Newseum's Journalists Memorial on Monday, May 3, 2010.
The ceremony will add the names of 88 journalists who were killed in 2009 and...
|2014_DC_POYI_Ceremony_140425||270||Newseum -- Special -- Pictures of the Year 71st Reception and Ceremony|
Winners of the Seventy-First Annual Pictures of the Year International Competition
Judged February 5 through February 25, 2014
Pictures of the Year International is a program of the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism.
PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE...
|2014_DC_Food_Scene_140519||84||Newseum -- Washington Food Scene With Food Critic Tom Sietsema and Chef José Andrés|
Special Event: The Washington Food Scene With Food Critic Tom Sietsema and Chef José Andrés
Internationally renowned chef José Andrés joins Washington Post food critic Tom Sietsema to discuss the blossoming Washington food scene.
Andrés also will share his experiences as one of the country's foremost...
|2016_DC_Race4WH_160306||38||Newseum -- "Race for the White House" (w/Kathleen Kennedy Townsend and Timothy Naftali)|
Special Screening: “Race for the White House”
The Newseum presents a special sneak preview of the premiere episode of “Race for the White House,” a new six-part CNN Original Series narrated by Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey.
Using rare archival footage, interviews and stylized dramatizations, each...
|2015_DC_Vietnamerica_151017||207||Newseum -- “Vietnamerica” Screening, Reception and Panel|
“Vietnamerica” Screening, Reception and Panel
The Vietnamese American Heritage Foundation and the Newseum present the Washington, D.C., premiere of the new documentary “Vietnamerica,” which tells the story of how more than 2 million Vietnamese fled to America in the years following the Vietnam...
|2015_DC_10Movies_150622||69||Newseum & AARP -- 10 Movies That Shaped the Boomers (w/Arch Campbell, Ann Hornaday and Bill Newcott)|
10 Movies That Shaped the Boomers
Baby boomers have always had an intimate relationship with the movies. Born in the age of Saturday matinees, boomers came of age just as the movies began to awaken to the radical changes taking place in American culture.
In a special Newseum program co-sponsored by...
|2015_DC_Kalb_151109||101||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Sunday Talk" (w/Chuck Todd and John Dickerson)|
For more than 60 years, Americans have turned to network television on Sunday morning for intelligent, insightful discourse on issues of politics and public policy. A proud history, however, does not guarantee future success in a digital world and a dramatically changing television landscape. On this...
|2014_DC_Pastis_140602||76||Washington Post -- Stephan Pastis|
An evening with cartoonist and author Stephan Pastis, sponsored by the Washington Post. Stephan will be speaking about both Pearls and Timmy Failure, and signing books after.