Miller Center's American Forum
Pulitzer Prize winning author and filmmaker Douglas Blackmon interviews national leaders, newsmakers eminent scholars and top authors, from the nation's preeminent institution for study of the American presidency.
Miller Center's American Forum Previous Broadcasts
The First Bush (Episode #2204H)
KQED World: Sun, Jul 20, 2014 -- 1:00 PM
The authors of 41: Inside the Presidency of George H. W. Bush, drawing on newly released interviews with senior White House staff, re-examine the first President Bush, the end of the Cold War and the seeds of today's conflict with Russia, the Bush dynasty, and prospects for another bid by a family member to reach the presidency.
Attorney General Eric Holder (Episode #2203H)
KQED World: Sun, Jul 13, 2014 -- 1:00 PM
Attorney General Eric Holder, on the mass incarceration, marijuana legalization, civil rights and partisan politics. This special American Forum interview with the 82nd attorney general of the United States, triggered headlines around the US about marijuana legalization, mass incarceration and national security and continues to reverberate.
The Mind of Vladimir Putin (Episode #2202H)
KQED World: Sun, Jul 6, 2014 -- 1:00 PM
Senior Brookings Institution fellow Clifford Gaddy, a former advisor to the Russian finance ministry and co-author of Mr. Putin: Operative in the Kremlin discusses the biography, mind and soul of Russian leader Vladimir Putin - whose takeover of Crimea has triggered the most significant geopolitical crisis since the end of the Cold War. Joined by another Kremlinologist TBD, the episode will draw on Gaddy's personal encounters with Putin and the many dimensions of the Russian leader.