Tuesday, March 11, 12 p.m. | Taubman 275
"The Race Card Project: A Different Conversation about Race."
Speaker Series with Michele Norris, NPR host and special correspondent; leads NPR’s Race Card Project, an initiative to foster a wider conversation about race in America.
Tuesday, April 1, 12 p.m. | Taubman 275
"The Media and Israel's Public Diplomacy."
Speaker Series with Nachman Shai, an Israeli journalist, a politician who currently serves as a member of the Knesset, and a former Joan Shorenstein Fellow '96.
Thursday, April 10, 4-6 p.m. | Taubman 275
“Partisanship in the Non-Partisan Press: The Implications of Media Bias for Democracy.” Partisan Media Seminar Series with Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Elizabeth Ware Packard Professor of Communication, Annenberg School of Communication, University of Pennsylvania; and Jesse Shapiro, Professor of Economics, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago. Moderator: Thomas Patterson, Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press, Harvard Kennedy School.
Tuesday, April 15, 12 p.m. | Taubman 275
Speaker Series with Deborah Amos, international correspondent, covers the Middle East for National Public Radio.
Exercising patience in the midst of a 24/7 news cycle is crucial in building and maintaining an audience, said Dafna Linzer, managing editor for MSNBC.com. She spoke to the Shorenstein Center on Tuesday about how difficult but crucial it is not to get swept up in the Twitter mindset of “instant gratification.”
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