Birth of Broadcast Journalism

Bob Edwards, the former and original host of National Public Radio’s Morning Edition, discussed the life and works of CBS… read more

Bob Edwards, the former and original host of National Public Radio’s Morning Edition, discussed the life and works of CBS correspondent Edward R. Murrow. Mr. Murrow, known as the father of broadcast journalism, was a pioneer in the field and set standards for many journalists. Mr. Edwards responded to questions and comments from students in the audience.

A photograph of Edward R. Murrow was shown twice during the event for 90-second stretches. Brief video clips of his work were also shown. Mr. Milewski spoke to Mr. Edwards and moderated the forum. close

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Birth of Broadcast Journalism

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 21, 2005

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  • Oct 21, 2005 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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