media commentaries and appearances

Since 1990, Gary Edgerton has provided more than two-dozen commentaries on average per year across a wide variety of media and culture topics in:


magazines and trade journals such as, Current, Newsweek, Salon, Télérama (Paris), U.S. News & World Report, and Variety;


national newspapers such as the Albuquerque Tribune, Baltimore Sun, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, Chronicle of Higher Education, Dallas Morning News, Detroit News, The Guardian (United Kingdom), Houston Chronicle, Kansas City Star, Los Angeles Times, Minneapolis Star Tribune, New York Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Portland Oregonian, U.S.A Today, U.S.A Today Weekend, and Washington Post;


regional newspapers such as as the Akron Beacon Journal, Bergen Record (Hackensack, New Jersey), The Birmingham News (Alabama), Boston Herald, Daily Press (Newport News), Chattanooga Times Free Press (Tennessee), Chicago Daily Herald, Daily Press (Newport News), Daily Telegraph (Sydney, Australia),  El País (Madrid),  Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette, Hartford Courant, Jacksonville Journal Courier, Los Angeles Advocate, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Newark Star-Ledger, Newsday, Palm Beach Post, Potomac News (Virginia), News Tribune (Tacoma, WA), Orlando Sentinel, Register & Bee (Danville), Richmond Times-Dispatch, Roanoke Times & World News, San Jose News, Star Telegram (Fort Worth/Dallas, TX), Seattle Times (Washington), Star Tribune (Minneapolis—St. Paul, MN), Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk), Times Globe (St. John’s, New Brunswick, Canada), Washington Times, Wichita Eagle (Kansas), and Worcester Telegram & Gazette (Massachusetts);


as well as giving numerous interviews for national and local television and radio programs such as ABC Family, The Academic Minute (Northeast Public Radio), American Public Media’s Marketplace, Art of the Matter, WFYI-FM (Indianapolis, Indiana), BBC Radio 5, CBC Radio Network, CBN, CNN, C-SPAN, C-SPAN 2, Daybreak, WISH-TV (Indianapolis, Indiana), The First Day, WIBC-FM (Indianapolis, Indiana), Fox News, Hear/Say, WHRV-FM (National Public Radio in Hampton Roads), The Jim French Show, KIRO AM/FM (Seattle, Washington), The Lakeshore, 98.1-FM, Northwest Indiana Public Radio, Metro Network (40 Virginia radio stations), The Michael Clish Show, Marathon Media Radio Network(twenty stations in the Midwest originating from WRLO/WHRN in Madison, Wisconsin), Miller in the Morning, WOKV-FM(Jacksonville, Florida), Morning Break, WTKR-TV Channel 3 (Norfolk), Morning Edition (NPR), Pilot 13 Cable News Channel 4,The Ralph Steadman Show, KPAM-FM (Portland, Oregon), Ray Steele, News Center, WIBC-FM (Indianapolis, Indiana), Steve Simpson, Morning News, WIBC-FM (Indianapolis, Indiana), Talking History hosted by Bryan Le Beau (available on 400 stations nationwide on the Public Radio Satellite System and internationally on the Voice of America), It’s Your Call, WHRO-TV, Channel 15 (Norfolk Public Television), This Week in Hampton Roads, WHRO-TV, Channel 15 (Norfolk Public Television), Virginia News Network (55 radio stations), Weekend Northwest, KIRO AM/FM (Seattle, Washington), With Good Reason (National Public Radio network of Virginia), WRZA-AM (All-News Radio in Richmond, Virginia), WTKR-TV, Channel 3 (Norfolk) 11 p.m. newscast, WVEC-TV, Channel 13 (Norfolk) 6 p.m. newscast, and WVEC-TV, Channel 13 (Norfolk) 11 p.m. newscast.