NYT’s David Carr Embraces ‘New Skin’ on Old News Models

February 11, 2014 – David Carr, media and culture columnist for The New York Times, shared his thoughts on changing media models, and how old and new media “are marching toward each other.”

The Influence of Mandela in Today’s South Africa

February 10, 2013 – “The Influence of Mandela in Today’s South Africa.” Herbert C. Kelman Seminar on International Conflict Analysis and Resolution with Greg Marinovich, a Nieman Fellow and a South African Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist and co-author of The Bang Bang Club, a…

Discussion with Jim Miklaszewski and George Little

February 7, 2013 – “National Security Reporting from Both Sides of the Podium: Balancing Secrets with the Public’s Right to Know.” Jim Miklaszewski, chief Pentagon correspondent for NBC News, and George Little, former Pentagon press secretary and former CIA spokesman. Moderated by Tammy…

Partisan Media and Democracy: An Historical Perspective

February 5, 2013 – “Partisan Media and Democracy: An Historical Perspective.” Partisan Media Seminar Series with Matthew Gentzkow, Richard O. Ryan Professor of Economics and Neubauer Family Faculty Fellow, University of Chicago; and Tim Groeling, Associate Professor and Chair of Communication Studies, University…

Shorenstein Center Announces Six Finalists for 2014 Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting

January 30, 2014 – Six finalists for the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting have been announced by the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. The winner of the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative…

Shorenstein Center Announces New Fellows for Spring 2014

January 21, 2014 – The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy is pleased to announce the Joan Shorenstein Fellows for the 2014 Spring semester: Jill Dougherty, former foreign news correspondent for CNN; Robert Lenzner, contributing editor and columnist for Forbes.com; and Steve Oney, author of And the Dead Shall Rise. Diane McWhorter, author of Carry Me Home, is the A.M. Rosenthal Writer-in-Residence.