||The Future of Alternative Journalism
Blogs, alt-weeklies, nontraditional magazine, Internet radio, zines . . . do they have a future, or will they become dominated by the mainstream-media corporate juggernaut? Join our panel for a spirited discussion about the important role of the alternative press even as it changes and morphs .
Abe Peck (moderator) – Helen Gurley Brown Professor and Chair of Journalism & Cross-Media Storytelling, Medill School of Journalism; author of Uncovering the ‘60s: The Life and Times of the Underground Press
Amy Goodman – Co-founder and host, Pacifica Radio’s Democracy Now!
Elizabeth Spiers – Founding editor, Gawker.com
John Whiten – Co-publisher and managing editor, City Belt
When: Tuesday, Feb. 13, 6:30pm - 8:30 pm
Where: New York City Center, Studio 4, 130 West 56th Street, New York, NY 10019
Price: Medill Club Members - $5 online/advance, $7 at the door / Non-members - $7 online/advance, $10 at the door
RSVP and Payment: Online at https://www.nwuconnection.com/default.aspx?Page=EVNTEventDetail&EventID=505 OR e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and send a check to confirm your spot. Checks can be made payable to The Medill Club of Greater New York and can be sent to Art Janik, New York City Center, 130 West 56th Street, New York, NY 10019
Register by 11:55 on Monday night, Feb. 12, to receive the advance online discount! (You need to be a member of the following clubs to receive the Club Member rate: Medill Club of Greater New York, NU Club of Greater New York, NU Entertainment Alliance/East and NUGALA.)
We hope to see you there!