Scout Dialogue: Writers Collection

Jim Lehrer

Special | 28m 49s

Former NewsHour anchor and executive editor, Jim Lehrer, talks about the influences that have helped shape him as a journalist and his passion for writing. Lehrer is the author of 16 novels, an award-winning journalist, moderator for 10 nationally televised presidential debates, and winner of the 1999 Presidential Humanities Medal.

Aired: 11/23/06

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

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