Bill Kovach

Bill Kovach is a US journalist, former Washington bureau chief of 'The New York Times', former editor of the 'Atlanta Journal-Constitution', and co-author of the popular book, 'The Elements of Journalism: What Newspeople Should Know and The Public Should Expect'. Wikipedia*

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Bill Kovach has 28 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Call-In as a Correspondent for the New York Times. The year with the most videos was 1999 with six videos as a Curator for the Nieman Foundation for Journalism. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 380 views per program. Most appearances with Tom Rosenstiel (5), Jack Nelson (3), Newton N. Minow (3). Most common tags: Journalism, Media, News Coverage.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1997 - Present Founding Chair, Committee of Concerned Journalists Videos: 6 c. November 6, 1997 - Present Curator, Nieman Foundation for Journalism Videos: 16 c. January 1, 2010 - Present Professor, School of Journalism, University of Missouri, Columbia Videos: 0


Editor, [Atlanta Journal-Constitution] c. January 26, 1988 - c. November 6, 1997 Videos: 5 Correspondent, [New York Times] c. September 2, 1986 - c. January 26, 1988 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Blur</em>


    Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel talked about their book Blur: How to Know What’s True in the Age of Information Overload. In…

  • National Press Foundation Awards Dinner

    National Press Foundation Awards Dinner

    Awards for various fields of journalism were presented at the 27th Annual National Press Awards Dinner.

  • Government Secrecy and the Press

    Government Secrecy and the Press

    Keynote speaker Bob Woodward was joined by a panel of journalists, lawyers, and government officials to examine the constricted access to…

  • Anonymous Sourcing and Government Secrecy

    Anonymous Sourcing and Government Secrecy

    Journalists talked about the state of news reporting and professional standards in journalism. They focused on granting…

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