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Jonathan Alter is an Author with 44 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Call-In as an Associate Editor for National Affairs in the Newsweek. The year with the most videos was 2010 with five videos as a Senior Editor for the Newsweek. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 766 views per program. Most appearances with Steve Scully (3), Newton N. Minow (2), William E. Leuchtenburg (2). Most common tags: Obama, Barack, Roosevelt, Franklin, Media.

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2016 - Present Chair, J. Anthony Lukas Prize Project Committee, Nieman Foundation for Journalism Videos: 3 c. January 1, 2011 - Present Contributor, [Vanity Fair] Videos: 3 Columnist, Opinion, Bloomberg News Videos: 5 c. January 1, 1991 - Present Columnist, [Newsweek] Videos: 1 c. March 1, 1983 - Present Associate Editor, National Affairs, [Newsweek] Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2000 - Present Contributing Correspondent, NBC News Videos: 0 c. January 1, 1984 - Present Critic, Media, [Newsweek] Videos: 0


Senior Editor, [Newsweek] c. September 1, 1991 - c. April 11, 2011 Videos: 30 Senior Writer, [Newsweek] c. January 1, 1987 - c. September 1, 1991 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • <em>His Very Best</em>

    His Very Best

    Author and MSNBC political analyst Jonathan Alter recalled the life of former President Jimmy Carter. This was a virtual…

  • 2018 Lukas Prize Ceremony

    2018 Lukas Prize Ceremony

    The presentation of the Lukas Prize, awarded annually for books on an “American topic of political or social concern.”…

  • 2017 J. Anthony Lukas Prize

    2017 J. Anthony Lukas Prize

    The J. Anthony Lukas Prize is given by the Nieman Foundation and the Columbia University School of Journalism to non-fiction books on an…

  • Presidential Biographers Panel

    Presidential Biographers Panel

    David Remnick, David Maraniss, Jonathan Alter, and Jacob Weisberg talked about their respective biographies of Presidents…

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