Book Discussion on Deadline: A Memoir

James “Scotty” Reston, former Washington bureau chief, columnist, and executive editor of The New York Times, discussed his… read more

James “Scotty” Reston, former Washington bureau chief, columnist, and executive editor of The New York Times, discussed his book, Deadline: A Memoir. Mr. Reston reflected on his years as a journalist and discussed his relationships with policy makers and presidents from 1939, when he joined the Times' London bureau, until his retirement 50 years later. He shared his observations about the changes in America and in journalism. close

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Book Discussion on Deadline: A Memoir

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23227-1
Category:
Booknotes
Format:
Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 8, 1991
Last Aired:
Oct 31, 1998

Airing Details

  • Dec 08, 1991 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 08, 1991 | 11:08pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 09, 1991 | 3:11am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 1991 | 6:58am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 1992 | 5:25pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 11, 1995 | 3:48am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 11, 1995 | 7:05am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 11, 1995 | 9:58am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 31, 1998 | 8:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 31, 1998 | 6:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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