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Encore Booknotes: Liz Trotta, "Fighting for Air: In the Trenches with Television News"

Liz Trotta

About the Program

Liz Trotta discusses her book "Fighting For Air: In the Trenches with Television News."  Ms. Trotta was the first American woman to cover combat during the Vietnam War.  During this Booknotes interview that first aired in August 1991, Ms. Trotta also talks about what is was like being a woman in a male dominated industry.        

About the Authors

Liz Trotta

Liz Trotta is the New York Bureau Chief for The Washington Times. Ms. Trotta is also the author of "Jude: A Pilgrimage to the Saint of Last Resort" published in March, 2005.


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Encore Booknotes: Liz Trotta, "Fighting for Air: In the Trenches with Television News"

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  • Saturday, January 19th at 6pm (ET)
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