Edwin Diamond

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General Information

Name: Edwin Diamond

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, Other;

Born: 1925 in Chicago, Illinois

Deceased: 1997 in Manhattan, New York

Illinois Connection

Born and raised in Chicago, Edwin Diamond received his bachelor's and graduate degrees from the University of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Mr. Diamond was born in Chicago and was a reporter, writer and senior editor at Newsweek from 1958 to 1970, where he covered the space program. He later worked at The New York Daily News, Adweek magazine, New York magazine, The Washington Journalism Review and in television in Washington. He wrote eleven books and his articles appeared in many publications, including Harper's, The New York Times Magazine, Esquire and The Nation.

Published Works

  • The Science Of Dreams: An Analysis Of What You Dream And Why (Originally Published in 1962), Kessinger Publishing, 2006
  • The Rise and Fall of the Space Age, Doubleday, 1964
  • The Tin Kazoo: Television, Politics, and the News, The MIT Press , 1977
  • Sign-Off: The Last Days of Television,, The MIT Press, 1983
  • Telecommunications in Crisis:The First Amendment, Technology, and Deregulation (With Norman Sandler and Milton Mueller), Cato Inst , 1983
  • The Spot - Third Edition: The Rise of Political Advertising on Television (With Stephen Bates), The MIT Press, 1992
  • The Media Show: The Changing Face of the News, 1985-1990, The MIT Press, 1991
  • Behind the Times: Inside the New New York Times, University of Chicago Press, 1995
  • White House to Your House: Media and Politics in Virtual America , The MIT Press, 1995

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Science of Dreams: An Analysis of What You Dream and Why

ISBN: 1425487890
Release Date: 2006-03-03

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The Tin Kazoo: Television, Politics, and the News

ISBN: 0262540320
Release Date: 1977-04-15

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The Spot - Third Edition: The Rise of Political Advertising on Television

ISBN: 0262540657
Release Date: 1992-07-01

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The Media Show: The Changing Face of the News, 1985-1990

ISBN: 0262041251
Release Date: 1991-09-18

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Behind the Times: Inside the New New York Times

ISBN: 0226144720
Release Date: 1995-10-15

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White House to Your House: Media and Politics in Virtual America

ISBN: 026254086X
Release Date: 1997-02-07

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Literary Awards

External Links

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