On BookTV (C-SPAN2) a three-hour call-in show with Bill Ayers will air at the following times (US East Coast time: EDT)
- Sunday, June 7, at 12:00 PM (Live)
- Monday, June 8, at 12:00 AM
- Saturday, June 13, at 9:00 AM
The BookTV page for this event is posted here, with the following information:
About the ProgramAuthor Bill Ayers will be our guest for In Depth on June 7th (LIVE from the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest, Noon-3pm ET). Professor Ayers, Distinguished Professor of Education and Senior University Scholar at the University of Illinois at Chicago, was a leader in the anti-war movement during the Vietnam War (Students for a Democratic Society and the Weather Underground). His books include: “The Good Preschool Teacher: Six Teachers Reflect on Their Lives” (1989), “To Teach: The Journey of a Teacher” (1993), “A Kind and Just Parent: The Children of Juvenile Court” (1997), “Fugitive Days: A Memoir” (2001), “On the Side of the Child: Summerhill Revisited” (2003), “Teaching Toward Freedom: Moral Commitment and Ethical Action in the Classroom” (2004), and “Teaching the Personal and the Political: Essays on Hope and Justice” (2004). His latest book, co-authored with with his wife Bernardine Dohrn, is “Race Course: Against White Supremacy.” Prof. Dohrn will join the discussion during the last hour of the program.
About the Author
For more on Bill Ayers and his work, visit: billayers.org.
The CSPAN.org archive page for this event will have information on future airings when they are scheduled, as well as links for ordering the video or viewing online.
A few people have searched for “Bill Ayers” and “BookTV” and landed on one of the two posts (here and here) on previous BookTV appearances by Ayers.