C-SPAN's wonk classic Booknotes is coming to an end. The weekly author interview show will be shelved after its 800th scribbler sit-down. C-SPAN junkies take heart: Booknotes will be replaced by another Brian Lamb interview show. If I'm reading the following bit correctly, it will be some sort of thing wherein Lamb talks with the dead:
On Dec. 12, "Booknotes" will be replaced by another interview program hosted by Lamb, tentatively called "Q&A," which will occasionally invite guests from the book world. More frequently, however, they will come from beyond.