|2015_DC_NPC_USWWI_150521||95||Natl World War I Memorial -- Announcement of competition @ Natl Press Club|
NEW DESIGN COMPETITION FOR THE NATIONAL WORLD WAR ONE MEMORIAL
WASHINGTON, DC: On May 21st, 2015, the U.S. World War I Centennial Commission will open a design competition for a National World War I Memorial in Washington, DC.
This represents a rare opportunity for the public to witness - and...
|2016_DC_NPC_USWWI_160126||151||Natl World War I Memorial -- Announcement of Memorial Design Team @ Natl Press Club|
U.S. WORLD WAR I CENTENNIAL COMMISSION SELECTS "THE WEIGHT OF SACRIFICE" FOR WASHINGTON DC MEMORIAL
LEAD DESIGNER IS A 25 YEAR-OLD ARCHITECT-IN-TRAINING
WASHINGTON, DC: The U.S. World War I Centennial Commission has picked 'THE WEIGHT OF SACRIFICE" for the new national World War I Memorial project....
|2016_DC_USWWI_160518||82||Natl World War I Memorial -- Commission Press Event @ Natl Press Club|
The U.S. World War I Centennial Commission will host a media event at the National Press Club. The event will provide an update on Centennial Commission activities, to include new international partnerships, and will introduce new members of the Special Advisory Board.
Among the new Special Advisors...
|2016_DC_NPC_USWWI_160302||107||Natl World War I Memorial -- Meeting the Memorial Design Team and Site Tour @ Natl Press Club|
Winners of WWI Memorial Design Contest Will Discuss their Vision at a National Press Club Newsmaker News Conference 10 a.m., March 2; Walking Tour of Site To Follow
Washington – Architect Joe Weishaar and Sculptor Sabin Howard, the design team selected to create the new World War I Memorial in...
|2002_DC_NPC_BookFair_021114||47||NPC -- 25th Annual Book Fair & Authors' Night (2002)|
This was an amazing event! I'd never been to this but there were authors out the wazoo here. Very cool!
Authors here: Phyllis George, George Will, Kenneth Starr, Dick Morris, Jeff Shaara, David Roosevelt, C. Brian Kelly, Lisa Beamer, Carlo D'Este, Chris Matthews, Tom Shales, Robert Guillaume,...
|2003_DC_NPC_BookFair_031112||71||NPC -- 26th Annual Book Fair & Authors' Night (2003)|
This is an amazing event! I saw and talked to lots and lots of writers including Dwight Eisenhower's son (who looks way too similar to the former President), Tucker Carlson (from "Crossfire"), Dr Ruth, Oliver North, etc etc.
Authors here: Jon Meacham, James M Perry, Oliver North Dick Thornburgh, Sen...
|2004_DC_NPC_BookFair_041117||23||NPC -- 27th Annual Book Fair & Authors' Night (2004)|
The event was a bit of a disappointment this year. Fewer big names resulted in a smaller crowd. I had some interesting discussions however and picked up a few books.
Authors here: Norman Polmar and Thomas Allen, Lewis Sorley, Alex Kershaw, Joel Achenbach, George McGovern, Malachy McCourt, Eleanor...
|2005_DC_NPC_BookFair_051117||36||NPC -- 28th Annual Book Fair & Authors' Night (2005)|
Authors include: Bonnie Angelo, Elizabeth Brownstein, Thomas Allen and Paul Dickson, Art Buchwald, Marfe Ferguson Delano, Gary Hart, Andrew Carroll, Michael Farquhar, Steven V. Roberts, Katherine Skiba, Larry Kane, Jake McGuire, Donald Ritchie, Bob Kinkead, Wendell Minor, Georgie Anne Geyer, Ed Barks,...
|2007_DC_NPC_BookFair_071101||46||NPC -- 30th Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2007)|
Authors include: Robert Duvall and Alan Geoffrion, Larry Berman, Robert Edsel, Sebastian Junger and John Prendergast, Jay Winik, Rita Cosby, Meryle Secrest, Charlie Savage, Howard Kurtz. David Stewart, James Reston Jr., Karen Page, David A. Andelman, Paul Dickson, Ralph Baruch, Phoebe Damrosch, Laurence...
|2008_DC_NPC_BookFair_081118||89||NPC -- 31st Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2008)|
Authors pictured include: Michael Dobbs, Roger Mudd, James Reston Jr., Antonin Scalia, John Siceloff, C. Brian and Ingrid Kelly, Eleanor Herman, Helen Thomas, Chip Bok, Wendell Minor, Neil Connolly, Russell Baker, Jim Wooten, Thomas Allen, Bret Hart, Robert Schlesinger, Paul Dickson, Doug Evelyn, Robb...
|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"),
|2014_DC_NPC_Bookfair_141118||105||NPC -- 37th Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2014)|
The 37th Annual National Press Club Book Fair & Authors’ Night in partnership with P&P
Politics & Prose is proud to partner with the National Press Club for a night of pols, pundits and prose in the National Press Club Ballroom. Come meet authors Maureen Corrigan, Senator James Webb, Misty Copeland,...
|2015_DC_NPC_Bookfair_151117||121||NPC -- 38th Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2015)|
Pictured here (in sequence): Stephen Hess, Garrett Peck, David Maraniss, Wil Haygood, Stephanie Steinberg, Eleanor Herman, Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Roland Mesnier, Paul Dickson, Jen Chaney, Garrett Peck (again), Evan Thomas, Marvin Kalb, Lisa Leff, David Maraniss (again), Eleanor Herman...
|2016_DC_NPC_Bookfair_161118||165||NPC -- 39th Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2016)|
39th Annual Book Fair & Authors' Night, in partnership with Politics & Prose
The Capitol region’s premiere holiday book event is back for the 39th year! The National Press Club Journalism Institute is once again partnering with landmark local book seller Politics & Prose for a night of pols, pundits...
|2017_DC_NPC_Bookfair_171110||121||NPC -- 40th Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2017)|
Pols, Pundits & Cultural Legends
Book Fair & Authors' Night
The Capitol region’s premiere holiday book event is back for the 40th year! The National Press Club Journalism Institute is once again partnering with landmark local book seller Politics & Prose for a night of pols, pundits and...
|2008_DC_Felzenberg_080715||24||NPC -- Al Felzenberg ("In The Leaders We Deserved (and a Few We Didn't)")|
Ever since historian Arthur M. Schlesinger, Sr. began the presidential ratings game in 1948, scholars, pundits and regular Americans have made many attempts at evaluating and ranking our nation's presidents from best to worst. But despite vast amounts of new information on past presidents, these...
|2018_DC_NPC_Bookfair_181102||105||NPC -- Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2018)|
The Capitol region’s premiere holiday book event is back for the 41st year! The National Press Club Journalism Institute is once again partnering with landmark local book seller Politics & Prose for a night of pols, pundits and prose.
Daniel de Visé -- The Comeback: Greg LeMond, the True King of...
|2007_DC_AP_070625||81||NPC -- AP/Breaking News -- Presentation itself|
NOTE: I had to split this one into two pages because I took too many images.
Breaking News: How the Associated Press Has Covered War, Peace and Everything Else: Since its founding in 1846, the Associated Press has been the authoritative reporting voice for major news events around the world,...
|2007_DC_APR_070625||60||NPC -- AP/Breaking News -- Reception before, signing after|
NOTE: I had to split this one into two pages because I took too many images.
Breaking News: How the Associated Press Has Covered War, Peace and Everything Else: Since its founding in 1846, the Associated Press has been the authoritative reporting voice for major news events around the world,...
|2009_DC_BLee_090204||73||NPC -- Barbara Lee ("Renegade for Peace and Justice") (w/Helen Thomas)|
Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, will discuss her new book, Renegade for Peace and Justice: Congresswoman Barbara Lee Speaks for Me, at a National Press Club Book Event on Wednesday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. Lee will be introduced by Helen Thomas, who has covered every...
|2007_DC_Ripken_070413||19||NPC -- Cal Ripken Jr. ("Get In The Game")|
This was a book signing for Cal Ripken Jr's new book "Get In The Game" as well as "The Longest Season". There was an amazing line for this!
|2008_DC_Buckley_080910||38||NPC -- Christopher Buckley ("Supreme Courtship")|
New York Times best-selling author Christopher Buckley comes to the National Press Club on Sept. 10 to discuss “Supreme Courtship,” his latest comic look at Washington politics. In “Supreme Courtship,” the president has no success getting his Supreme Court nominees confirmed, so he turns an...
|2003_DC_Palahniuk_030915||6||NPC -- Chuck Palahniuk ("Fight Club")|
This discussion was held on the top floor of the National Press Club which is always a treat. The crowd was large, mostly college age and almost entirely white. Chuck read a short story called "Guts" from his next book, answered questions while giving out gifts to people who asked them, and signed for...
|2009_DC_Brucie_091210||86||NPC -- Cousin Brucie ("Rock & Roll... and the Beat Goes On")|
Broadcast Legend “Cousin Brucie” to Speak at the National Press Club:
On December 10, at 6:30 pm, “Cousin Brucie” Morrow, member of the Radio Hall of Fame, Broadcasting & Cable's Hall of Fame, and the National Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame will speak at the National Press Club about his new...
|2009_DC_Breuhan_091116||5||NPC -- David Breuhan ("Spread the Wealth")|
There was an author talk going on during the Kalb Report so I didn't get to see it but I'm sure it was excellent. Afterward, I talked with the author as well as Hugh Grindstaff and Allison Silberberg.
|2016_DC_Kalb_Magic_Hat_160827||8||NPC -- Deborah Kalb ("George Washington & The Magic Hat in Washington")|
NPC Children's Book Rap with Deborah Kalb: George Washington & The Magic Hat
Travel back in time to meet George Washington during a magical morning for the whole family at the National Press Club. On Saturday, Aug. 27 at 11 a.m., the NPC’s Book and Author Committee will present a family-friendly Book...
|2007_DC_Seidman_070618||53||NPC -- Dov Seidman ("How: Why How We Do Anything Means Everything...") (w/Tom Friedman)|
Dov Seidman shares insights from his new book, HOW: Why How We Do Anything Means Everything...in Business (and in Life) with NY Times Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and best-selling author Thomas L. Friedman as they discuss the changes that are redefining the business landscape, and how our reactions...
|2003_DC_Clift_031028||9||NPC -- Eleanor Clift ("Founding Sisters")|
This event featured a talk by Eleanor Clift, Contributing Editor for Newsweek, who talked about her new book "Founding Sisters and the Nineteenth Amendment".
|2008_DC_Clift_080317||34||NPC -- Eleanor Clift ("Two Weeks of Life: A Memoir of Love, Death and Politics")|
In 2005, Eleanor Clift's husband, journalist Tom Brazaitis, lay dying in a hospital bed in their living room. As Clift cared for her husband through the last two weeks of his life, the nation watched as a very different death played out in a Florida nursing home--one that gripped the entire country,...
|2008_DC_Herman_080826||40||NPC -- Eleanor Herman ("Mistress of the Vatican")|
For several decades, there has been a movement within the Roman Catholic Church seeking the ordination of women into the priesthood. Canon law continues to exclude women from church leadership, a position that Popes Paul VI and John Paul II reinforced in numerous encyclicals. Buried in the present...
|2007_DC_Wilder_070410||31||NPC -- Gene Wilder ("My French Whore")|
Actor and Author Gene Wilder comes to the National Press Club on April 10 to discuss and sign his new novel, "My French Whore."
Mr. Wilder was introduced by Heather Forsgren-Weaver, co-chair of the NPC's Book & Author Committee.
|2013_DC_Secret_War_130328||123||NPC -- George Colburn and Evan Thomas ("Eisenhower's Secret War")|
Eisenhower’s Secret War
Join former president of the National Press Club Richard Ryan, producer George Colburn, and author Evan Thomas for a special screening of this new documentary.
Eisenhower’s Secret War is producer George Colburn’s 8th prime-time special on Ike since 1991. It tells the story of...
|2008_DC_McGovern_080812||45||NPC -- George McGovern ("Back to the Future") discussion w/David Broder and Haynes Johnson|
NPC Newsmaker Program: A conversation with former Sen. McGovern, 1968 Democratic presidential candidate and 1972 presidential nominee; and
Washington Post Pulitzer Prize Winning Columnist David S. Broder, reporter on presidential elections since 1960.
"Back to the Future: How Nominating Conventions...
|2007_DC_Reston_070712||54||NPC -- James Reston Jr. ("Conviction of Richard Nixon")|
James Reston, Jr. discusses his book "The Conviction of Richard Nixon: The Untold Story of the Frost/Nixon Interviews". Reston's intimate, behind the scenes memoir of his experience preparing David Frost for his interviews with Richard Nixon in 1977.
In 1977, three years after his resignation, former...
|2005_DC_Irving_050815||8||NPC -- John Irving ("Until I Find You")|
John Irving presents Until I Find You — the story of the actor Jack Burns. His mother, Alice, is a Toronto tattoo artist. When Jack is four, he travels with Alice to several North Sea ports; they are trying to find Jack’s missing father, William, a church organist who is addicted to being tattooed. But...
|2013_DC_Kalb_130401||66||NPC -- Kalb Report: " On Deadline: American Newspapers In The Digital Age" (w/Martin Baron and Kevin Merida)|
On Deadline: American Newspapers In The Digital Age
w/Martin Baron (The Washington Post Executive Editor) and Kevin Merida (The Washington Post Managing Editor).
Washington Post Executive Editor Martin Baron and Managing Editor Kevin Merida join Marvin Kalb to discuss how our nation’s great newspapers...
|2014_DC_Kalb_140417||31||NPC -- Kalb Report: "45 Words" (w/Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg)|
The Kalb Report: 45 Words
A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the First Amendment
One sentence, just 45 words in length, proclaims and promises the freedoms that define American democracy. The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution guarantees the...
|2019_04_15E1_Kalb||175||NPC -- Kalb Report: "50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing" (w/Michael Collins)|
The Kalb Report: A Conversation with Astronaut Michael Collins on the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing
In 1865, Jules Verne wrote the science fiction novel “From the Earth to the Moon and a Trip Around it.” Nearly 105 years later, Michael Collins “lived” what Jules Verne could only... (Partially reviewed)
|2014_DC_Kalb_140210||54||NPC -- Kalb Report: "A Conversation on Freedom" (w/Tom Friedman)|
The Kalb Report: A Conversation on Freedom with New York Times Columnist Thomas L. Friedman
Thomas FriedmanAs the fall-out from Edward Snowden’s leak to the media of the U.S. government’s massive surveillance programs—including recent court rulings involving the constitutionality of these...
|2019_04_01H1_Kalb||92||NPC -- Kalb Report: "A Conversation with Cokie Roberts on Democracy, Politics, and the Press" (w/Cokie Roberts)|
A Conversation with Cokie Roberts on Democracy, Politics, and the Press
Having spent more than 40 years in broadcast journalism, having grown up in a family dedicated to public service, and having been named a “living legend” by the Library of Congress, Cokie Roberts is uniquely qualified to provide... (Partially reviewed)
|2006_DC_Kalb_061120||23||NPC -- Kalb Report: "A Conversation with Elie Wiesel -- The Bible, The War, and the Media"|
The Kalb Report: A Conversation with Elie Wiesel - The Bible, The War, and The Media: GW's award winning Kalb Report forum series returns to the National Press Club when journalist/scholar Marvin Kalb and Nobel Peace Prize Winner Elie Wiesel discuss “The Bible, The War, and The Media.”
“Elie Wiesel is...
|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_110131||65||NPC -- Kalb Report: "All The News That's Fit To Print" (w/Bill Keller and Dean Baquet)|
“All the News That’s Fit to Print” Behind the Scenes at the New York Times on the Next Kalb Report, Jan. 31, 8 p.m.
Executive Editor Bill Keller and Washington Bureau Chief Dean Baquet Take Marvin Kalb Behind the Headlines, Bylines and Paywalls of a 21st Century Newsroom
Jan 19, 2011
|2016_DC_Kalb_160512||73||NPC -- Kalb Report: "American Story: A Master Class with David McCullough"|
The American Story: A Master Class with David McCullough
From his Pulitzer-prize winning biographies John Adams and Truman, to his distinctive narration of Ken Burns’ seminal documentaries “The Civil War” and “Baseball,” David McCullough is perhaps America’s most recognized storyteller.
|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...
|2008_DC_Kalb_080310||55||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Covering the World" (w/Christiane Amanpour)|
CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour to Discuss “Covering the World” on The Kalb Report, March 10. CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour and legendary journalist Marvin Kalb will discuss war, crisis, and disaster coverage in the third installment of this season’s...
|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...
|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...
|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...
|2017_DC_Kalb_171016||77||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Guardians of the Fourth Estate" (w/Dean Baquet and Marty Baron)|
The Kalb Report: Guardians of the Fourth Estate
The President of the United States has challenged the legitimacy of journalism. What is his intent and can he succeed? What is the proper response from the journalistic community? Are some news organizations “out to get him” as backers of the 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
|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...
|2007_DC_Kalb_071126||64||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Thank You Mr. President" (w/Dan Rather, Helen Thomas, David Gregory, David Sanger)|
"Thank You, Mr. President" Explores Five Decades of White House Coverage as Part of Series on Democracy and the Press Veteran White House journalists David Gregory, Dan Rather, David Sanger, and Helen Thomas will examine the press and the presidency with legendary journalist Marvin Kalb on The Kalb...
|2009_DC_Kalb_090209||75||NPC -- Kalb Report: "The Business of Business Reporting" (w/Alexis Glick, Diana Henriques, Steve Pearlstein, and Ali Velshi)|
The Kalb Report Tacles "The Business of Business Reporting": Journalists Alexis Glick, Diana Henriques, Steve Pearlstein, and Ali Velshi join Marvin Kalb in discussion of the global economic crisis and the role of reporters in covering the story.
WASHINGTON - Four of the nation's top business...
|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...
|2010_DC_Kalb_100406||74||NPC -- Kalb Report: "The Making of a Modern Media Mogul" (w/Rupert Murdoch)|
“Rupert Murdoch: The Making of a Modern Media Mogul” - Tuesday, April 6
Chairman and CEO of News Corporation Joins Marvin Kalb to Discuss Headlines and Bottom Lines in April 6 Edition of “The Kalb Report,” 8 p.m., The National Press Club
Mar 30, 2010
WASHINGTON - Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO of...
|2012_DC_Kalb_121119||68||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Twilight of Network News" (w/Ted Koppel)|
The Twilight of Network News:
A Conversation With Ted Koppel on Democracy and The Press
Monday, November 19, 2012
The Kalb Report: The Twilight of Network News -- A Conversation with Ted Koppel
About the Program:
Ted Koppel, the longest serving news anchor in network history, joins Marvin Kalb...
|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.
|2006_DC_Kalb_060327||34||NPC -- Kalb Report: "Why Murrow Matters" (w/Casey Murrow, Richard C. Hottelet, Don Hewitt, and Daniel Schorr)|
The Kalb Report. A panel discussion, moderated by Marvin Kalb on "Why Murrow Matters". The panel includes Casey Murrow (Edward R Murrow's son), Richard C. Hottelet (Murrow colleague and GW Welling Presidential Fellow), Don Hewitt (Murrow colleague and "60 Minutes" creator), and Daniel Schorr (Murrow...
|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...
|2015_DC_Explorers_Guild_151023||139||NPC -- Kevin Costner, Jon Baird, and Rick Ross ("The Explorers Guild")|
Kevin Costner along with co-authors Jon Baird and Rick Ross will discuss their new book "The Explorers Guild" on October 23 at 12:00 p.m. in the Conference Rooms.
The Explorers Guild, a clandestine group of adventurers who bravely journey to those places in which light gives way to shadow and reason...
|2012_DC_King_Peggy_120221||120||NPC -- King Peggy and Eleanor Herman ("King Peggy")|
You are cordially invited to the world book launch of King Peggy: An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and How She Changed an African Village on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.
Please come to meet a real king, have your photo taken with her,...
|2010_DC_Sanchez_100125||92||NPC -- Leslie Sanchez ("You've Come A Long Way, Maybe")|
Leslie Sanchez, popular TV pundit and frequent columnist, discusses her new book, “You’ve Come a Long Way, Maybe: Sarah, Michelle, Hillary, and the Shaping of the New American Woman” at 6:30 pm on Monday, January 25, in the Holeman Lounge. A question and answer session will follow with special guests:...
|2006_DC_Beasley_060309||3||NPC -- Maurine Beasley ("First Ladies and the Press")|
Maurine Beasley is a leading scholar of First Ladies and their press relations. This well-written and well-researched book, "First Ladies and the Press," brings together a great deal of valuable information about how presidential wives handled journalists, with special emphasis on the modern period....
|2014_DC_NPC_Spots_140607||103||NPC -- Member tour of Battle of Wilderness/Spotsylvania Courthouse with Civil War Trust w/Don Pfanz|
Civil War Trust Day/Battle of the Wilderness: June 7
Battle of the WildernessThe Club’s annual Civil War battlefield trip will commemorate the Battle of the Wilderness with a visit on Saturday, June 7, to the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. The trip will take place one month...
|2006_DC_Crichton_061128||15||NPC -- Michael Crichton ("Next")|
Iconoclastic physician-turned-author Michael Crichton returns to the Press Club on Tuesday, November 28. From the The Andromeda Strain and Congo, to Jurassic Park and State of Fear, Crichton’s mega-bestselling books are disturbing, riveting, and wildly entertaining thrillers that focus on spectacular...
|2009_DC_Sesame_090106||45||NPC -- Michael Davis ("Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street")|
Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street: By Michael Davis
Join the Club’s Book & Author Committee for an evening discussion of the unforgettable behind-the-scenes story of Sesame Street, one of the most influential programs in the history of television. In his work of narrative non-fiction,...
|2008_DC_NPC100_080104||97||NPC -- Panel -- "National Press Club at 100" screening and discussion|
Speakers in sequence:
-- Jerry Zremski (National Press Club president)
-- Presentation of video with Adam Krell, Jerry Krell, Meyer Odze, and Jerry Zremski (again) -- Jerry and Meyer were the principals from Auteur Productions, Ltd. which produced the video
-- Meyer Odze
|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...
|2006_DC_Bremer_060112||13||NPC -- Paul Bremer ("My Year In Iraq")|
Ambassador Paul Bremer, who President Bush had appointed to try to rebuild Iraq after the invasion, talked about his experience there, providing his justification for the invasion (while admitting that there were no weapons of mass destruction, he basically said Saddam was a bad guy and the world was...
|2008_DC_Body_Of_War_080403||68||NPC -- Phil Donahue, Ellen Spiro, and Tomas Young ("Body of War" screening)|
Directors and producers Phil Donahue and Ellen Spiro will screen their critically-acclaimed documentary "Body of War" at 7 p.m. in the Ballroom at the National Press Club. "Body of War" follows the return of Iraq War veteran Tomas Young who struggles to adapt to life back in the states with his...
|2004_DC_Kennedy_040916||4||NPC -- Robert F Kennedy Jr ("Crimes Against Nature")|
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., an environmental attorney, will discuss his new book, "Crimes Against Nature: How George W. Bush and His Corporate Pals Are Plundering the Country and Hijacking Our Democracy," at a Book Rap. "Crimes Against Nature" is ultimately about the corrosive effect of corporate corruption...
|2007_DC_Junger_070411||51||NPC -- Sebastian Junger ("A Death In Belmont")|
Sebastian Junger, acclaimed author of "The Perfect Storm", discussed his life in journalism as well as his recent best-seller, "A Death in Belmont."
|2005_DC_Walker_050804||8||NPC -- Stephen Walker ("Shockwave")|
Stephen Walker: "Shockwave: Countdown to Hiroshima": Stephen Walker nicely retells the story of Japan's selection months before as a target, reflecting the accelerated progress of the war in Europe, and growing concern among U.S. policymakers at the prospect of unthinkable casualties, Japanese as well...
|2008_DC_Sorensen_080624||54||NPC -- Ted Sorensen ("Counselor: A Life at the Edge of History")|
Ted Sorensen was John F. Kennedy's legendary right-hand man--special counsel, speech writer, close adviser. Breaking decades of silence in his revealing memoir, "Counselor: A Life at the Edge of History," Sorensen recounts in detail his experience advising JFK through some of the most dramatic moments...
|2008_DC_1stAmend_080521||61||NPC @ World Affairs Council -- "First Amendment: Freedom of the Press & the Future of Journalism" panel discussion|
The First Amendment, Freedom of the Press & the Future of Journalism:
Kick-off of the National Press Club’s nationwide centennial program to talk about the First Amendment, Freedom of the Press, and the Future of Journalism.
Join us for a panel discussion on the future of journalism in an...
|2016_VA_RThompson_Mem_160827||207||Richard Thompson Memorial Celebration @ National Press Club -- Mingling|
Folks here include Amy Thompson, Charlotte and Emma Thompson, Chris Sparks, Steve Artley, Bono Mitchell, Linda and Annie Lunsford, Rudy Sanchez, Richard (Dick) Thompson Sr., Sara Duke, Ann Telnaes, Joe Azar, Michael Cavna, Mitch Auerbach, Timothy Thompson and Margot, Steve Conley, Nick Galifianakis,...
|2016_VA_RThompson_Mem3_160827||157||Richard Thompson Memorial Celebration @ National Press Club -- Presentation|
RIchard Thompson Memorial Celebration:
* Amy Thompson
* Rudy Sanchez
* Anita Auerbach, President of the Virginia Psychological Association
* Brian Nicklas, friend and sandbox playmate
* Andy Heinmendinger, friend, neighbor and gensis behind the film The...