Patt Morrison is a longtime reporter and columnist for the Los Angeles Times, where she has covered local, national and international events and won numerous awards, including a share of two Pulitzer Prizes. In addition, Patt also hosts the popular and award-winning program, ''PATT MORRISON,'' ON KPCC, 89.3 FM, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PUBLIC RADIO. It airs live weekdays from 1 until 3 P.M. On her program, she recently hosted a debate on this program between U.S. Senate Candidates Barbara Boxer and Carly Fiorina.
Patt is read, heard, and seen in many other places. She has published a best-selling book on the Los Angeles River and contributed a mystery short story to the well-reviewed collection, “Los Angeles Noir”. Her work on radio and on television, as the founding host of KCET’s “Life and Times”, has won her six Emmy and six Golden Mike Awards. Among her favorite honors is that Pink’s, the famous Los Angeles hot dog stand, named its veggie dog after her! Patt is often interviewed and quoted both here and abroad for her insights about California and national culture and politics.
Published: Monday, October 04, 2010