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Dave Eggers' Satirical 'Captain And Glory'

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Brecht van Maele
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Dave Eggers

Writer Dave Eggers has written scores of news articles about his time following Donald Trump on the campaign trail, but to help him make sense of what he has experienced, he turned to satire. 

Since August of 2016, writer Dave Eggers has been following Donald Trump’s campaign, from his days as a presidential hopeful to the now-current president’s rallies as he campaigns for a second term. Although Eggers has written scores of articles about his findings, he turned to satire to help him make sense of his experiences. His book is The Captain and the Glory: An Entertainment. [IndieBound|Amazon|Audible]  

Doug Fabrizio has been reporting for KUER News since 1987, and became News Director in 1993. In 2001, he became host and executive producer of KUER's RadioWest, a one hour conversation/call-in show on KUER 90.1 in Salt Lake City. He has gained a reputation for his thoughtful style. He has interviewed everyone from Isabel Allende to the Dalai Lama, and from Madeleine Albright to Desmond Tutu. His interview skills landed him a spot as a guest host of the national NPR program, "Talk of the Nation." He has won numerous awards for his reporting and for his work with RadioWest and KUED's Utah NOW from such organizations as the Society of Professional Journalists, the Utah Broadcasters Association, the Public Radio News Directors Association and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.