Deadline Artists: America’s Greatest Newspaper Columnists

Deadline Artists: America's Greatest Newspaper ColumnistsAmerica’s story has always been best told in its newspapers. From the local and mundane– crime blotters, crop prices, and Sunday sermons– to the Federalist Papers and Watergate, the press has played an outsized role in our nation’s culture and history. Now in its fifth hardcover printing, Deadline Artists celebrates the relevance of the newspaper column through the simple power of excellent writing. It is an inspiration for a new generation of writers― whether their medium is print or …

Deadline Artists: America’s Greatest Newspaper Columns (2011-09-21)

Deadline Artists: America's Greatest Newspaper Columns (2011-09-21)America’s story has always been best told in its newspapers. From the local and mundane– crime blotters, crop prices, and Sunday sermons– to the Federalist Papers and Watergate, the press has played an outsized role in our nation’s culture and history. Now in its fifth hardcover printing, Deadline Artists celebrates the relevance of the newspaper column through the simple power of excellent writing. It is an inspiration for a new generation of writers― whether their medium is print or …

Deadline Artists–Scandals, Tragedies and Triumphs:: More of America’s Greatest Newspaper Columns

Deadline Artists--Scandals, Tragedies and Triumphs:: More of America's Greatest Newspaper ColumnsIt is a great American art form, read by millions every day. The best of it rises to the level of literature: balancing the urgency of news with the precision of poetry. Assembled with care by three successful journalists and columnists in their own right, Deadline Artists–Scandals, Tragedies, and Triumphs is a collection of short stories that really happened. Contributors include H.L. Mencken, Nellie Bly, Damon Runyon, Shirley Povich, Murray Kempton, Grantland Rice, Ruben Salazar, Peggy Noonan…

[(Deadline Artists: America’s Greatest Newspaper Columns)] [Author: John Avlon] published on (February, 2013)

[(Deadline Artists: America's Greatest Newspaper Columns)] [Author: John Avlon] published on (February, 2013)It is a great American art form, read by millions every day. The best of it rises to the level of literature: balancing the urgency of news with the precision of poetry. Assembled with care by three successful journalists and columnists in their own right, Deadline Artists–Scandals, Tragedies, and Triumphs is a collection of short stories that really happened. Contributors include H.L. Mencken, Nellie Bly, Damon Runyon, Shirley Povich, Murray Kempton, Grantland Rice, Ruben Salazar, Peggy Noonan…