Veteran journalist Steven Roberts looks back on the family roots that inspired his love of words and writing. We’ll hear how this grandson of immigrants and native of Bayonne, New Jersey went on to a career at the New York Times and other leading media outlets.

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  • Steve Roberts syndicated columnist and journalism professor at George Washington University.

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