LOC National Book Festival (2015) - jef1000

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Tom Brokaw CSPAN interview
Best-selling author Tom Brokaw is a television journalist best known as the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News from 1983 to 2005. He began his journalism career in Omaha and Atlanta before joining NBC News in 1966. Brokaw was NBC News’ White House correspondent during Watergate and from 1976 to 1981 he anchored the NBC program Today. He has won every major award in broadcast journalism, including two DuPonts, three Peabody Awards and several Emmys, and he recently received the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Brokaw still contributes to NBC News by producing long-form documentaries and providing expertise during breaking news events. He is the author of six best-selling books, including “The Greatest Generation” (Random House), which describes the generation of the World War II era. Brokaw’s most recent book is “A Lucky Life Interrupted: A Memoir of Hope.”