National Press Club

Two Weeks of Life

March 17, 2008

About This Video

Run time: 4 minutes

Eleanor Clift, author of Two Weeks of Life: A Memoir of Love, Death and Politics, recounted the two weeks in March 2005 when she was covering the Teri Schiavo story while attending to her husband, Tom Brazaitis, who was dying of cancer. Ms. Clift relayed her reportage on the Schiavo controversy while reflecting on her husband's death. She responded to questions from audience members.