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Jeffrey Brown is the chief correspondent for arts, culture and society at PBS NewsHour. He is also the creator and host of "Art Beat," NewsHour's online arts and culture blog. During his journalism career, Brown has traveled throughout the world and reported on a wide range of domestic and international topics, from the economy to the arts. His work as a producer and correspondent has earned him various honors, including an Emmy and several Cine Golden Eagle Awards. In his debut poetry collection, “The News” (Cooper Canyon), Brown conveys in poetry his experiences of life, the world, reporting and humanity.

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Jeffrey Brown