National Press Club


November 1, 2007

About This Video

Run time: 56 minutes

Ann Bausum talked about her book Muckrakers: How Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens Helped Expose Scandal, Inspire Reform, and Invent Investigative Journalism, published by National Geographic Children's Books. The book is intended for ages 9-12 to introduce children to the history of invesigative journalism. She was interviewed at the 30th Annual National Press Club Book Fair and Authors' Night, a fundraiser for the Eric Friedheim National Journalism Library.