Media After the Midterms: Journalism in a Contentious Age

Media After the Midterms: Journalism in a Contentious Age

"This free public event invites three experts in media, political reporting and the news industry to engage in a public discussion about the role of media ethics in a contentious political climate. Scheduled for the day after the U.S. mid-term elections, this panel promises a lively and relevant take on the challenges of covering politics in highly polarized times. Organized by the Center for Journalism Ethics at UW–Madison, the panel will feature David Folkenflik, Jessie Opoien, and Dhavan Shah."

Group(s): Fourth Estate
Organizer University of Wisconsin-Madison Journalism and Mass Communication Dept.
"Ours is one of the oldest journalism and mass communication programs in the United States. The school’s founder, Willard G. Bleyer, first offered instruction in journalism at Wisconsin during the 1904-05 academic year. We’ve honored Bleyer’s legacy for over a century, providing real-world preparation, with curriculum that is a near-equal ...

"Ours is one of the oldest journalism and mass communication programs in the United States. The school’s founder, Willard G. Bleyer, first offered instruction in journalism at Wisconsin during the 1904-05 academic year. We’ve honored Bleyer’s legacy for over a century, providing real-world preparation, with curriculum that is a near-equal mix of practical training and enrichment courses. "

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When?

Wed, Nov. 7, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central

Where?

Overture Center for the Arts
201 State Street
Madison , WI. 53703
United States of America
"Overture Center’s central location on the corner of State and Fairchild Streets ensures easy access to convenient downtown parking. Two cashier-operated parking structures adjacent to Overture offer more than 1,400 short-term and all-day public parking spaces. Additional parking ramps can be found on State Street and the Capitol Square, and ...

"Overture Center’s central location on the corner of State and Fairchild Streets ensures easy access to convenient downtown parking. Two cashier-operated parking structures adjacent to Overture offer more than 1,400 short-term and all-day public parking spaces. Additional parking ramps can be found on State Street and the Capitol Square, and on-street metered parking is also available."

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