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Press, Politics and the Public: Journalism Lessons

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Weil Family Professor Leonard Downie Jr., former executive editor of The Washington Post, moderates a discussion on the missteps in coverage of the 2016 presidential election and lessons for future political coverage.

The panel discussion includes Cronkite News Digital Production Director Rebecca Blatt, Cronkite News – Phoenix Bureau Director Venita Hawthorne James and Julia Wallace, Frank Russell Chair and former editor-in-chief of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

First Amendment Forum
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004