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Livestream: Miami Book Festival

November 20, 2015

Watch one of the nation's oldest and largest literary festivals live on KCTS 9! The 32nd annual Miami Book Fair, held at Miami Dade College, will feature interviews with several authors, illustrators and celebrities. See the full schedule below, and tune into the livestream Friday-Sunday, November 20-22, 2015.

Friday | Saturday | Sunday

Friday, Nov. 20, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. PST

1:00 PM Steve SheinkinMost Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War 
1:15 PM Neal ShustermanChallenger Deep with son Brendan Shusterman 
1:25 PM Ali BenjaminThe Thing About Jellyfish
1:40 PM Ilyasah Shabazz, X: A Novel
1:50 PM Becky AlbertalliSimon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda


2pm ET/11am PT - GUEST HOST Gitty DaneshvariThe League of Unexceptional Children
2:10 PM Dav PilkeyCaptain Underpants and the Sensational Saga of Sir Stinks-A-LotOne Today
2:25 PM Maris WicksHuman Body Theater 
2:35 PM Congressman John Lewis & Andrew Aydin March: Book One; March: Book Two 
2:50 PM Kate SchatzRad American Women A-Z


3pm ET/12n PT - GUEST HOST Ridley Pearson, GUEST HOST Kingdom Keepers: The Return (Book One Disney Lands)
3:10 PM Dave BarryThe Worst Class Trip Ever 
3:25 PM Adam Mansbach and Alan ZweibelBenjamin Franklin: Huge Pain in My… 
3:35 PM Melissa de la CruzThe Isle of The Lost 
3:45 PM Ryan GraudinWolf by Wolf

Saturday, Nov. 21, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. PST

12:00 PM  Mitch AlbomThe Magic Strings of Frankie Presto: A Novel
12:15 PM Ann BeattieThe State We're In: Maine Stories
12:25 PM David RieffThe Reproach of Hunger: Food, Justice and Money in the Twenty-First Century
12:40 PM Scott SimonUnforgettable: A Son, a Mother, and the Lessons of a Lifetime
12:50 PM Paula McLainCircling the Sun: A Novel and Sara Gruen, At the Water's Edge: A Novel

1:00 PM Stacy SchiffThe Witches: Salem, 1692
1:15 PM Suki Kim, Without You, There Is No Us: My Time with the Sons of North Korea's Elite
1:25 PM Mary Karr, The Art of Memoir
1:50 PM Angela Flournoy, The Turner House

2:00 PM Will Haygood, Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America
2:10 PM Eric BogosianOperation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide, and Ben MezrichOnce Upon a Time in Russia: The Rise of the Oligarchs A True Story of Ambition, Wealth, Betrayal, and Murder
2:20 PM Martha HodesMourning Lincoln
2:30 PM Joby WarrickBlack Flags: The Rise of ISIS
2:45 PM Homer HickamCarrying Albert Home
2:55 PM Elizabeth AlexanderThe Light of the World: A Memoir

3:05 PM Sandra CisnerosA House of My Own: Stories from My Life
3:15 PM Jason GayLittle Victories: Perfect Rules for Imperfect Living
3:30 PM Congressman John Lewis & Andrew AydinMarch: Book One; March: Book Two
3:45 PM Bill KartalopoulousGabrielle BellJulia GfrörerAnders NilsenBest American Comics 2015

4:05 PM Ross GayCatalog of Unabashed GratitudeRobin Coste LewisVoyage of the Sable VenusAda LimónBright Dead ThingsPatrick PhillipsElegy for a Broken Machine
4:20 PM NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER POETRY – TBD Nov. 18
4:30 PM Ted KoppelLights Out: A Cyberattack, A Nation Unprepared, Surviving the Aftermath
4:40 PM Bryan Doerries, with actors Paul GiamattiDavid Strathairn, The Theater of War: What Ancient Greek Tragedies Can Teach Us Today

Sunday, Nov. 22, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. PST

12:00 PM Cynthia BarnettRain: A Natural and Cultural History NON with Sy MontgomeryThe Soul of an Octopus
12:20 PM Gail SheehyDaring: My Passages: A Memoir
12:30 PM Harold KushnerNine Essential Things I've Learned About Life
12:45 PM Edwidge DanticatUntwine

1:00 PM Jonathan EvisonThis Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!
1:10 PM Adam JohnsonFortune Smiles 
1:20 PM T. Geronimo JohnsonWelcome to Braggsville
1:30 PM Sloane CrosleyThe Clasp
1:45 PM John SeabrookThe Song Machine: Inside the Hit Factory

2:00 PM Lauren GroffFates and Furies 
2:10 PM Sally MannHold Still: A Memoir with Photographs 
2:20 PM Chip KiddOnly What's Necessary: Charles M. Schultz and the Art of Peanuts
2:35 PM P.J. O’RourkeThrown Under the Omnibus, with Morgan Entrekin, Publisher and Editor at Atlantic Monthly Press
2:50 PM Diane Roberts, Tribal: College Football and the Secret Heart of America

3:00 PM Garth Risk HallbergCity on Fire
3:10 PM Kunal NayyarYes, My Accent Is Real: And Some Other Things I Haven't Told You & Jesse Eisenberg, Bream Gives Me Hiccups
3:30 PM James KaplanSinatra: The Chairman
3:40 PM Scott McCloudThe Sculptor and Cory Doctorow, In Real Life
3:50 PM Paul LevitzWill Eisner: Champion of the Graphic Novel

4:00 PM Karen BenderRefund: Stories 
4:10 PM Carla PowerIf the Oceans Were Ink: An Unlikely Friendship and a Journey to the Heart of the Quran 
4:20 PM Margo JeffersonNegroland
4:35 PM John LeguizamoGhetto Klown
4:45 PM Rosie PerezHandbook for an Unpredictable Life: How I Survived Sister Renata and My Crazy Mother, and Still Came Out Smiling (with Great Hair)

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