Goodbye to All That--A Memoir

Norton, Edward C.
December 2006
Nieman Reports;Winter2006, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p102
The article discusses the author's experience in journalism in the U.S. He walked into the White Plains, New York Reporter-Dispatch and sought for a reporting job. A few questions was asked by editor Bill Bookman. There were all kinds of unsaid rules and regulations about the news fit to print in the pre-civil rights era. They immediately made him understand why his fellow reporters were so cynical and callous. Since 1983, all his writings were done on a computer, which include a couple of novels.


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