TV News Anchors and Journalistic Tradition: How Journalists Adapt to Technology. Kimberly Meltzer. New York, NY: Peter Lang, 2010. 215 pp.
Their audience may be declining—and old enough that most advertisers avoid appearing on their programs—but we can’t seem to read enough about television network evening news anchor people. Over the years, they have been subject to their own shelf of analytic studies, let alone show-business gossip.
Comes now Kimberly Meltzer, a visiting professor at Georgetown University, with a revision of her Annenberg School (Pennsylvania) dissertation to add to the accumulation.