2007 Annapolis Book Festival Authors on C-SPAN Book-TV


Annapolis Book Festival 2007


Roundtable Discussion:
War In Iraq

Moderator: Peter Bergen, author of Holy War Inc.: Inside the Secret World of Osama bin Laden, The Osama Bin Laden I Know: An Oral History of al Qaeda’s Leader. Mr. Bergen is a terrorism analyst for CNN.

Fawaz Gerges - Journey of the Jihadist: Inside the Muslim Militancy Mr. Gerges is a professor at Sarah Lawrence College and a senior analyst for ABC News.

Rajiv Chandrasekaran - Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq’s Green Zone Mr. Chandrasekaran is an assistant managing editor for The Washington Post.



Brian Kelly

The Last Forest: The Amazon in the Age of Globalization. Mr. Kelly is the executive editor of U.S. News & World Report.

Gene Roberts

The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation In April 2007, Mr. Roberts won a Pulitzer Prize for The Race Beat. He is a journalism professor at the University of Maryland, College Park and former managing editor of The New York Times.

Roundtable Discussion:
What It Will Take to Win in ’08?

Moderator: Evan Thomas, assistant managing editor at Newsweek and author of seven books.

Joe Klein - Politics Lost: How Democracy was Trivialized by People Who Think You Are Stupid. Mr. Klein is a senior correspondent and columnist for Time.

Byron York - The Vast Left Wing Conspiracy Mr. York is a White House correspondent for National Review and a columnist for The Hill.

Thomas Schaller - Whistling Past Dixie: How Democrats Can Win Without the South Mr. Schaller is a professor of political science at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Half a Yellow Sun Purple Hibiscus Ms. Adichie is an award-wining novelist.
Catherine Asaro Alpha Irresistible Forces Ms. Asaro is the author of sixteen science fiction novels.
Margaret Burroughs Close-ups of History: Three Decades through the Lens of an AP Photographer, a Memoir of Henry (Hank) Burroughs Ms. Burroughs is the wife of the late AP Photographer Hank Burroughs.
Screamin' Calhoun Ant Farm Screamin’ Calhoun is the pen name of a father-daughter writing team.
Paula Chase-Hyman So Not the Drama Ms. Chase-Hyman is an Annapolis-based author of young adult literature.
Priscilla Cummings Red Kayak Autumn Journey Chadwick the Crab Ms. Cummings is a writer of numerous books for preschool children and young adults.
David Louis Edelman Infoquake Mr. Edelman is an author, computer programmer and web designer.
John Fontanella The Physics of Basketball Mr. Fontanella is a physics professor at the United States Naval Academy.
Eric Burns

Infamous Scribblers: The Founding Fathers and the Rowdy Beginnings of American Journalism. Mr. Burns is a media analyst for Fox News.

Joseph Glatthaar Forgotten Allies: The Oneida Indians and the American Revolution Mr. Glatthaar is a history professor at the University of North Caroline at Chapel Hill.
Iris Krasnow Surrendering to Motherhood I Am My Mother’s Daughter Ms. Krasnow is an author, journalist and professor at American University.
Mary Logue Snatched Skullduggery Ms. Logue is an award-winning writer of young adult fiction.
Joan Nathan The New American Cooking Ms. Nathan is an award-winning cookbook author and host of Jewish Cooking in America on PBS.
Robert Norris Racing for the Bomb: General Leslie R. Groves, the Manhattan Project’s Indispensable Man Mr. Norris is a senior research associate at the Natural Resources Defense Council.
Bill Novelli 50+: Igniting a Revolution to Reinvent America Mr. Novelli is the CEO of AARP.
Caroline Preston Gatsby’s Girl Ms. Preston is a novelist living in Charlottesville, VA.
Nir Rosen In the Belly of the Green Bird: The Triumph of the Martyrs in Iraq Mr. Rosen is a freelance writer, photographer and film-maker.
Lenny Rudow Off the Hook: Rudow’s Recipes for Cooking Your Catch Rudow’s Guide to Fishing the Chesapeake Mr. Rudow is the senior technical editor and fishing editor for Boating Magazine.
Leslie Steiner The Mommy Wars: Stay-At-Home and Career Moms Face Off on Their Choices, Their Lives and Their Families Ms. Steiner is an executive at The Washington Post and mother of three children.
Evan Thomas Sea of Thunder: Four Commanders and The Last Great Naval Campaign 1941-1945 Mr. Thomas is assistant managing editor at Newsweek and author of seven books.
Christopher Tilghman Mason’s Retreat Mr. Tilghman is a novelist and short story writer who lives in Charlottesville, VA.
Pat Wingert Is it Hot in Here? Or is it Me? The Complete Guide to Menopause Ms. Wingert is a Washington correspondent for Newsweek.
Ira Winkler Zen and the Art of Information Security Mr. Winkler is president of Internet Security Advisors and a former analyst for the National Security Agency.