American Forum - The Making of an Ink-Stained Wretch
March 24, 2006 - December 13, 1901
has covered American politics for more than half a century. Incredibly prolific, Witcover has published ten books during his 56 years as a journalist. His latest, The Making of an Ink-Stained Wretch (2005), describes his life chronicling the campaigns of Richard Nixon, Jimmy Carter, Lyndon Johnson, and others. Co-hosted with the Virginia Festival of the Book.