Overheard with Evan Smith

Jim Lehrer

Season 2 Episode 8 | 26m 44s

Jim Lehrer is a veteran journalist and prolific author whose measured, congenial presence on public television has been a welcome respite from the incivility of the world for more than four decades. His eight billionth book - I'm not sure that's an exaggeration - is the just-published Tension City.

Aired: 11/30/11

Rating: TV-PG

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Overheard with Evan Smith is a local public television program presented by Austin PBS.

Support for Overheard with Evan Smith is provided by: Hillco Partners, Claire and Carl Stuart, and Laura & John Beckworth/Hobby Family Foundation. Overheard is produced by Austin PBS, KLRU-TV and distributed by NETA.