TITLE

1988

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2009, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p104
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the talk given by journalist William Dietrich at The Reader's Cove bookstore on May 7, 2009. He also read from his novel "The Dakota Cipher," which is the third in his series of historical thrillers featuring fictional explorer Ethan George. Dietrich is a teacher of environmental studies at Western Washington University and advises the student publication "The Planet." "The Planet" is the only undergraduate-produced environmental magazine in the U.S. In 1990, he shared a Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting on the Exxon Valdez oil spill.
ACCESSION #
43349986

 

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