In Depth with Tom Brokaw

Tom Brokaw talked about his life and career and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the World… read more

Tom Brokaw talked about his life and career and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the World War II generation, the 1960s, and current politics.

Video clips were shown of Mr. Brokaw in his office at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City, talking about starting his career as a writer. 

The former anchor and managing editor of “NBC Nightly News with Tom Brokaw” is the recipient of numerous broadcast journalism awards, including the Peabody and the Emmy. He continues as a special correspondent for NBC News. Tom Brokaw is the author of six books: The Greatest Generation (1998); The Greatest Generation Speaks: Letter and Reflections (1999); An Album of Memories: Personal Histories from the Greatest Generation (2001); A Long Way from Home: Growing Up in the American Heartland in the Forties and Fifties (2002); Boom!: Talking about the Sixties - What Happened, How It Shaped Today, Lessons for Tomorrow (2007); and The Time of Our Lives: A Conversation about America (2011). close

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

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

More information about

In Depth with Tom Brokaw

2,054 Views
Program ID:
305406-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 6, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 6, 2012

Airing Details

  • May 06, 2012 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 07, 2012 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2012 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2012 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Sep 06, 2012 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 06, 2012 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

In Depth with Tom Brokaw

  • DVD
    Length:
    03:00:03
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    03:00:03
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video