Material Detail

Reporting America at War

Reporting America at War

This site explores the role of journalists in covering America's wars. The website, companion to a PBS documentary, offers a teachers guide with lessons on press censorship, message control, the power of pictures, finding the right words, & works by Ernie Pyle & Edward R. Murrow. The documentary examines the challenges of reporting from the front lines & the role of the correspondent in shaping how wars have been understood &remembered. (NEH)

Rate

Quality

  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections (4) Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material

Comments

Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.