Death of Princess Diana
World, SocietyAir Date 09/02/1997
A panel of experts, journalists and friends reflect on the captivating life and tragic death of Princess Diana.
1968; Ann Druyan; Peter Balakian
Entertainment, Society, HistoryAir Date 07/18/1997
On the events of ‘68 that turned the U.S. against liberalism. Druyan on her late husband Carl Sagan and "Contact." Balakian on the Armenian genocide.
1968: The Year the Dream Died
Politics, SocietyAir Date 07/18/1997
Journalists David Halberstam, Jules Witcover, and David Broder discuss the pivotal events of 1968 that turned the tide against liberalism.
Richard Gephardt; 'Booknotes'
Politics, BooksAir Date 07/08/1997
House Minority Leader Richard Gephardt on American politics, President Clinton, and the democratic party. A conversation about the concept behind the book, "Booknotes:...
BooksAir Date 07/08/1997
A conversation about the concept behind the book, "Booknotes."
Howard Stringer; Robert Downey, Jr.; 'Once Upon a Distant War'
World, Entertainment, Business, History, Tech, MediaAir Date 12/20/1995
Howard Stringer on the future of TV; Robert Downey, Jr. on his role in "Restoration"; journalism during the Vietnam War.
'Once Upon a Distant War'
World, History, MediaAir Date 12/20/1995
A conversation about journalism during the Vietnam War and the book, "Once Upon a Distant War."
Vietnam, 20 Years Later, Pt. 2; Willie Morris
Books, HistoryAir Date 04/18/1995
McNamara highlights; Vietnam panel with Hackworth, Halberstam, and Karnow; Willie Morris on "My Dog Skip."
Vietnam, 20 Years Later, Pt. 2
World, HistoryAir Date 04/18/1995
The conversation about Vietnam continues with writers David Halberstam, David Hackworth, and Stanley Karnow.
Robert McNamara; Vietnam, 20 Years Later, Pt. 1
Politics, Books, HistoryAir Date 04/17/1995
Robert McNamara on "In Retrospect: The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam"; a panel of reporters on the Vietnam War.
Vietnam, 20 Years Later, Pt. 1
Books, HistoryAir Date 04/17/1995
Three reporters discuss the Vietnam War and a recent book by former Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara.
Society, SportsAir Date 08/05/1994
Author David Halberstam talks about the October 1964 baseball season.
David Halberstam; Robert A.M. Stern; Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
Books, Sports, Art and designAir Date 08/05/1994
David Halberstam talks about the '64 baseball season; architect Robert A.M. Stern; author Elizabeth Marshall Thomas on cats.
Shimon Peres; Nasser al-Kidwa; Trade Embargo in Vietnam
World, PoliticsAir Date 02/03/1994
Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres; Palestinian Ambassador Nasser Al-Kidwa; Halberstam and Sheehan on Vietnam trade embargo.
Trade Embargo in Vietnam
World, PoliticsAir Date 02/03/1994
Pulitzer prizewinning authors discuss the lifting of the trade embargo on Vietnam by President Clinton.
HistoryAir Date 07/23/1993
Author David Halberstam describes the people and events of the fifties that set the stage for revolutionary change in America.
Assessing Bush 41; 'The Crying Game'; Ruben Blades
Entertainment, Politics, HistoryAir Date 01/18/1993
An evaluation of President George H.W. Bush's legacy; 'The Crying Game'; Rubén Blades on Latino representation in the U.S.
Assessing Bush 41
PoliticsAir Date 01/18/1993
Elizabeth McCaughey, David Halberstam, and Herbert Parmet on how history will remember George Bush.
Election Night 1992
PoliticsAir Date 11/03/1992
On election night, a panel of journalists, historians, and other experts discuss the election and its historical relevance.
Books, SportsAir Date 10/08/1991
David Halberstam talks about Major League Baseball and his 1989 book, "Summer of '49."