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Media after the Midterms: Journalism in a Contentious Age
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State Street, Madison, WI
This free public event invites three experts in media, political reporting and the news industry to engage in a public discussion about the role of media ethics in a contentious political climate. Scheduled for the day after the U.S. mid-term elections, this panel promises a lively and relevant take on the challenges of covering politics in highly polarized times. Organized by the Center for Journalism Ethics at UW–Madison, the panel will feature David Folkenflik, Jessie Opoien, and Dhavan Shah.