Gwenda Blair

Gwenda Blair is the author of the bestselling Almost Golden: Jessica Savitch And The Selling of TV News , and she has written for Politico , The New York Times , New York , Newsweek , the New York Daily News , Esquire , Smart Money , The Village Voice , Chicago Magazine , and other newspapers and magazines. She lives in Chicago and teaches at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. Follow her @GwendaLBlair.