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Politics and the News Media

April 27, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Partisan news outlets, social media, and an explosion of alternative sources have reshaped the media landscape. Our panelists will discuss the role of media in a democracy generally, and the challenges they faced in covering events of the past year in Georgia that captured the attention of the nation.

Please join our Atlanta Duke community for a discussion on the political news of Georgia today with

Blayne Alexander A.B.’08, NBC correspondent
Erica Henry A.B.’94, P’21, VP of News at CNN
Professor Bill Adair, Sanford’s Dewitt Wallace Center for Media and Democracy
Moderator Sydney McKinney T’21, a senior Duke journalism student from Atlanta

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April 27, 2021


7:00 pm - 8:00 pm