TITLE

Around Africa with Murrow

AUTHOR(S)
Ebbitt, David R.
PUB. DATE
May 1956
SOURCE
New Republic;5/28/56, Vol. 134 Issue 22, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on Edward R. Murrow's two-part "Report From Africa" was an impressive demonstration of the high standard of journalism television can achieve if it ever sets its mind to it. Freedom was the theme, and the films which made up the show had been edited with that theme in mind. The "Report" moves on to Kenya, where, in one of the most fascinating sequences the author watched on television, former Mau Mau make their confessions and respond to the interrogation of a young white woman.
ACCESSION #
14434110

 

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