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College Writing Resources: Writer as Witness Text

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College Writing -- Writer as Witness Text

Two copies of the book will be available for 2-hour reserve checkout at the library's lower level service desk.
Call numberPN4731 .G53 2011 Location:  Lower level, Library Reserves




 The Influencing Machine

by Brooke Gladstone

W. W. Norton, 2012
First Edition
ISBN: 978-0-393-34246-8


Brooke Gladstone is an American journalist and media analyst. She is host and managing editor of the National Public Radio newsmagazineOn the Media, and has been a contributor to The Washington PostThe Boston GlobeThe Observer, and Slate. Gladstone lectures at universities and conferences and has appeared on PBS's Bill Moyers Journal and CNN's Reliable Sources (and once filled in for Charlie Rose on PBS's Charlie Rose Show.) She is widely quoted as an expert on press trends.
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Writer as Witness Series

2014 17th Annual Writer as Witness Colloquium
When: Wednesday, September 3, 8:00pm
Where: American University, Bender Arena

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