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Journalism in Extraordinary Times: A virtual talk with Gimlet Media reporter Kendra Pierre-Louis

UW-Madison Science Journalist in Residence Program

Event Details

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
5-6 p.m.
Kendra Pierre-Louis from Gimlet Media joins UW–Madison professor Dietram Scheufele for a panel discussion on climate change and climate reporting, as well as how the media and the public discuss and frame controversial topics, including the coronavirus response.

Kendra Pierre-Louis is a climate reporter working for the podcasting company Gimlet. She previously worked at the New York Times, Popular Science and is the author of Green Washed: Why We Can't Buy Our Way to a Green Planet.