J298 Reporting on Race in the Journalism Industry

Shereen Marisol Meraji will share her successes and failures reporting on the topics of race and identity at a legacy news institution and invite guest lecturers from the journalism world and academia to share best practices when covering race for a national audience. The course will involve discussion and critique of current and past journalism about race in the United States. While this is not a production class, students will develop a treatment for a story and interview journalists who are covering the beat.



Time:  Th 9am–12pm

Location:  104 North Gate

Class Number:  26799

Section:  004

Units:  3

Length:  15 weeks

Course Material Fee:  None

Enroll Limit:  12

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