DeWayne Wickham

DeWayne Wickham

Organization: North Carolina A&T State University

Title: Interim Chair

Hometown: Baltimore, MD.

First paying job: Copy editing intern with the Richmond Times-Dispatch (Richmond, Va.)

Mentor or role model: John Seigenthaler, a journalism and civil rights icon, and founder of The First Amendment Center

If I weren't an editor I'd be: Historian...because journalism really is "the first rough draft of history."

To unwind I:  Play golf

Favorite book, TV show or movie: Movie: Citizen Kane; Book: War of Words: Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War Press; TV Show: Covert Affairs on USA Network

What music I am listening to: Old school R&B; anything with musical roots in Motown, Philly or Memphis