Edward R. Murrow: Broadcasting History


Subject:
Media , Notable People , Journalism , Broadcasting , Journalists

Description:
This National Public Radio (NPR) segment looks at the 2004 biography of broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow, "Edward R. Murrow and the Birth of Broadcast Journalism." Features an interview with the author, a book excerpt, and audio clips from some of Murrow's famous broadcasts (including one with Sen. Joseph McCarthy; the battle between Murrow and McCarthy is the subject of the 2005 film "Good Night, and Good Luck"), and links to related NPR stories and websites.

Publisher:
National Public Radion (NPR)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1872668


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