Eric Burns

Eric Burns

Eric Burns is an American author, playwright, media critic, and former broadcast journalist. Although he has since come to disdain most media to such an extent that he no longer bothers with criticism, refusing all requests for comment on egregious media behavior, weary of the sameness of it. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Eric Burns has nine videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2002 Call-In as a Host for the FOX News Watch of the FOX News Channel. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 778 views per program. Most common tags: Journalism, Early American History (1600-1850), Media.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 2

Previously

Host, FOX News Watch, FOX News Channel c. January 1, 1998 - c. February 1, 2008 Videos: 7

Recent Appearances

  • Theodore Roosevelt and His Children

    Theodore Roosevelt and His Children

    Eric Burns talked about his book, The Golden Lad: The Haunting Story of Quentin and Theodore Roosevelt. In his book, Mr.…

  • In Depth with Eric Burns

    In Depth with Eric Burns

    Eric Burns talked about his books, which include Broadcast Blues, The Joy of Books, The Autograph, The Spirits of America,…

  • <em>1920</em>

    1920

    Eric Burns talked about his book, 1920: The Year That Made the Decade Roar, about the importance of the year 1920 in…

  • <em>All the News Unfit to Print</em>

    All the News Unfit to Print

    Eric Burns talked about his book All the News Unfit to Print: How Things Were...and How They Were Reported (Wiley; April 20, 2009). In his book he recounts the many types…

See all appearances

Appearance Stats

More
* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Eric Burns', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.