Future of Foreign Correspondence

Keith Richburg talked about international news coverage. He described his experiences as a foreign reporter in Haiti, the Philippines,… read more

Keith Richburg talked about international news coverage. He described his experiences as a foreign reporter in Haiti, the Philippines, Africa, and Afghanistan, saying he had to learn to cover conflicts such as in Somalia. He responded to students' questions about news coverage today via live satellite television, the Internet, and cell phone, and about changes in U.S. news consumption and the declining number of foreign correspondents everywhere except in Iraq.

He is the author of, Out of America: A Black Man Confronts Africa. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Future of Foreign Correspondence

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 2007
Last Aired:
Nov 14, 2007

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  • Nov 13, 2007 | 2:52am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 13, 2007 | 7:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 14, 2007 | 6:41pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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