CARPE DIEM: Award-winning columnist and analyst, Jonathan Alter

On this episode of Carpe Diem, host Merrill Brown, director of the School of Communication and Media at Montclair State University is joined by columnist for The Daily Beast and MSNBC analyst, Jonathan Alter to discuss the politics, how the current campaign is being covered and the media landscape.

Prior to The Daily Beast, Johnathan had a 28 year career at Newsweek as a senior editor and columnist, writing more than 50 cover stories. He is the author of three New York Times bestsellers, the most recent being “ The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies” and is currently writing a book on former President Jimmy Carter. He’s also the executive producer of “Alpha House,” a half-hour political comedy created for Amazon by Garry Trudeau and starring John Goodman.

This episode was produced and hosted by the director of the School of Communication and Media, Merrill Brown and directed by TVDM major, Craig Gorbunoff.

Barring pre-emption, CARPE DIEM airs on the following stations:
CABLEVISION Bergen Channel 77: Mondays at 5:00 PM
COMCAST Union Channel 26: Tuesdays at 9:00 PM
CABLEVISION Morris Channel 21: Wednesdays at 5:00 PM
CABLEVISION Paterson Channel 75: Fridays at 6:00 PM
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Montclair State | New Jersey
10.20.2015

Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem is a broadcast produced by the DuMont Television Center at Montclair State University. Carpe Diem is an award-winning, weekly half-hour magazine show aired on Comcast and Cablevision in Northern New Jersey.