Born Free and Equal: A Symposium on Journalism and Human Rights

Monday, April 1st, 2019 @ 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Columbia Journalism School, 2950 Broadway, Joseph D. Jamail Lecture Hall, 3rd Floor
Apr 01
Monday, April 1st, 2019 @ 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Columbia Journalism School, 2950 Broadway, Joseph D. Jamail Lecture Hall, 3rd Floor

Program
 
4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Welcome Remarks, Jelani Cobb, Ira A. Lipman Professor of Journalism and center director

4:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.  
Crisis and Crucible: The Landscape of Civil and Human Rights in 2019 with Carol Anderson, Charles Howard Candler Professor of African American Studies, Emory University, Martha Mendoza, Associated Press National Writer, Jenni Monet, Investigative Journalist, Moderated by Ginger Thompson, Senior Reporter at ProPublica and adjunct professor at Columbia Journalism School

5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. 
Perspectives: A Dialogue with Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Ta-Nehisi Coates

RSVP required. We anticipate a sold out event. Seating is limited and on a first come, first served basis. Any seats that are empty 10 minutes prior to the event start time may be released to guests on the waiting list. Light refreshments will be served.

Columbia Journalism School would like to thank the Columbia Law School's Human Rights Institute for its support of the event.