Mervin Block

Mervin Block is a broadcast writing coach and the author of" Writing Broadcast News" and "Writing News for TV and Radio." He has worked as a staff writer for the "CBS Evening News" with Walter Cronkite and the "ABC Evening News" with Frank Reynolds and as a freelancer at "NBC News." Previously, he was a Chicago newspaper reporter and editor. He has written for Ed Bradley, Tom Brokaw, Walter Cronkite, Douglas Edwards, Dan Rather and Mike Wallace. As an adjunct professor at Columbia University's...See more