Saturday, December 3, 2016
Rare Book Cafe 2.0 is on the air on YouTube! Our guests today: Historian Dr. Jim Clark and cartoonist Rob Smith Jr.
Welcome to the first episode of Rare Book Cafe 2.0, the rebooted program now on YouTube (broadcasting live on Google Hangouts on the Air). Rare Book Cafe originated on Blab.im in 2015 but the platform shut down in August 2016.
Guests: Dr. Jim Clark, a Florida historian who teaches at the University of Central Florida and is author of six books. Rob Smith Jr., Florida cartoonist and creator of Swampy's Florida.
Miami Beach bookseller Steven Eisenstein is the host of Rare Book Cafe. Thorne Donnelley, owner of Liberty Books in West Palm Beach, and Lindsay Thompson, owner of Henry Bemis Books in Charlotte, North Carolina, are co-hosts.
T. Allan Smith is creator and executive producer.
Rare Book Cafe is sponsored by the Florida Antiquarian Book Fair, celebrating its 36th year on April 21-23, 2016 at The Coliseum in downtown St. Petersburg. Florida Antiquarian Book Fair features more than 100 booksellers offering rare, used, and collectible book, vintage prints, antique maps, vintage photographs, autographs, and collectible printed matter of all kinds.