Dealing with Fact and Fiction (Jim Lehrer)

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Dealing with Fact and Fiction (Jim Lehrer)

  • 1988 ----- color ----- 28 min ----- vhs
  • (Upon Reflection series) Host Al Page talks with Jim Lehrer, Associate Editor and Co-Anchor of the MacNeil/Lehrer Newshour. Mr. Lehrer discusses accuracy in the news; the craft of journalism, timing, decisions, balance; selection of guests, shaping the story; "talking heads"; experience and "the click"; responsibility, consequences and power; fiction, emotion, language; criticism; the future.
  • Topics: (Communications, English: Composition and Grammar, Television)