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Jo Jolly

Rape Culture in India: The Role of the English-Language Press

July 20, 2016, 8:30 am
By Joanna Jolly with additional reporting by Uzra Khan

A new paper by Joanna Jolly, Joan Shorenstein Fellow (spring 2016) and former BBC South Asia editor, examines the increased coverage of rape in India’s English-language newspapers following the infamous 2012 gang rape in Delhi, and whether this coverage led to…

Paul Wood

The Pen and the Sword: Reporting ISIS

July 5, 2016, 6:00 am
By Paul Wood

A new paper by Paul Wood, Joan Shorenstein Fellow (fall 2015) and BBC world affairs correspondent, tells the harrowing story of a kidnapping by ISIS, and examines the ethical dilemmas that arise when reporting on terrorist organizations. Between November 2012 and…

Audio & Video

Define American: Humanizing the Immigration Debate with Jose Antonio Vargas

Define American: Humanizing the Immigration Debate with Jose Antonio Vargas

Monday, October 24, 2016, 6:00 p.m.

Jose Antonio Vargas is a journalist and filmmaker, and serves as the CEO of Define American and #EmergingUS. Jose was part of The Washington Post team that won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting for coverage of the…