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Monday, February 27, 2012

 

Muslims in the News Media:

Is the Coverage Fair?

 

A panel discussion presented by

The Department of Journalism and the Writing Professions

Thursday, March 8, 5:30 P.M.

 

Moderated by Faiz Shakir, vice president of the Center for American Progress and co-author of Fear, Inc.: The Roots of the Islamophobia Network in America.

 

  • Deepa Kumar, professor of media studies and Middle East studies, Rutgers University, and author of Islamophobia and the Politics of Empire.
  • Muna Shikaki, correspondent, Al-Arabiya News Channel.
  • Arun Venugopal, reporter, WNYC.
  • Ehab Zahriyeh, multimedia web editor, NYDailyNews.com

 

Newman Conference Center, 151 E. 25th Street, 7th floor

Reception at 5:30, Speakers at 6:00

This is a public event; no RSVP needed. For more information, please contact Glenda.Hydler@baruch.cuny.edu or 646-312-3974