Ernie Pyle and War Reporting
Mr. Cronkite spoke about news reporting in World War II, the journalism of Ernie Pyle, and his experiences as a correspondent.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
Influence of Ernie Pyle
Dean Brown discussed Ernie Pyle’s legacy at Indiana University.
Book Discussion on A Reporter's Life
Mr. Cronkite talked about his memoir, A Reporter’s Life, published by Knopf. Mr. Cronkite…
Book Discussion on The Diary of H.L. Mencken
Charles Fecher, editor of the controversial book The Diary of H.L. Mencken, discussed the life of H.L. Mencken and his…
Hemingway and Fitzgerald
Mr. Plimpton talked about F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemmingway, their relationship through their correspondence,…