Special for the 2021-22 academic year, the DeWitt Wallace Center for Media & Democracy has launched the "Information Inequalities Speaker Series" highlighting new work from researchers who are identifying important structural inequalities in our news and information ecosystem and offering potential solutions. Professor Phil Napoli is leading this series.
Oct 28: Danny Hayes, George Washington University News Hole: The Demise of Local Journalism and Political Engagement.
Nov. 3: Nikki Usher, University of Illinois. News for the Rich, White, and Blue: How Place and Power Distort American Journalism.
Nov 11: Nicol Turner-Lee, Brookings Institution. Digitally Invisible: How the Internet Is Creating the New Underclass (forthcoming)