TITLE

A Nieman Fellow Joins Jimmy Breslin's Other Friends in Celebrating His Common Touch

AUTHOR(S)
CULLEN, KEVIN
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Spring2010, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the highlights of an event honoring journalist Jimmy Breslin at Gluckman Ireland House of New York University in Greenwich Village, New York City. Former New York City Council president Ronnie Eldridge was applauded for successfully encouraging Breslin to attend the event. Among the people who participated were "New York Times" deputy metropolitan editor Mary Ann Giordano and columnist Gail Collins. It mentions that Breslin was in the business for 60 years. He has expressed his opinion about the Iraq and Afghan wars.
ACCESSION #
49093399

 

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