ALBANY, N.Y. – C-SPAN's Albany Weekend starts Saturday, and NEWS10 has provided the list of programming below.
C-SPAN2's Book TV – Saturday, Dec. 8 at 12 p.m.
Book TV features include:
- The New York State Writers institute
- The New York Talking book and Braille library
- The Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza
- “O” Albany with author Williams Kennedy
- SUNY Albany Library Special Collections – Death Penalty books and artifacts collection
- Author Sally Friedman on “Dilemmas of Representation: Local Politics, National Factors, and the Home Styles of Modern US Congress Members”
- Author Jack Casey on “Kateri Tekakwitha: Lily of the Mohawks
- Author and Port Commissioner of Albany, Robert Cross talks about “Shepherds of the Sea”
C-SPAN3's American History TV (AHTV) – Sunday Dec. 9 at 5 p.m.
AHTV features include:
- The historic New York State Capitol Building
- The September 11th Exhibit at the NY State Museum
- Early American Documents, including the correspondence of Benedict Arnold that proved him a traitor
- Abraham Lincoln's preliminary Emancipation Proclamation
- The USS Slater
- Shaker religious in the U.S. as Albany Shaker Heritage Society and historic site is visited
- The Dutch influence on the founding and culture of New York