Time & Date
Thursday, August 27, 2020, 5:00 pm
WBUR CitySpace Virtual EventOpen in Google Maps
Join the Boston University Initiative on Cities, Boston University Diversity & Inclusion and WBUR CitySpace for "Black Boston: Telling Our Stories," the second in a recurring discussion series featuring transformative Black leaders from across Greater Boston.
Boston is a rich media market with many award-winning journalists at both national and local media outlets. How is our media industry working on diversifying leadership, journalists and the stories they tell? Where do gaps endure? How can Boston nurture and inspire a new generation of Black journalists?
Michelle Johnson - Associate Professor of the Practice, Multimedia Journalism, Boston University
Karen Holmes Ward - Director of Public Affairs and Host of CityLine, WCVB
Kimberly Atkins - Senior Opinion Writer, Boston Globe
Paris Alston - producer, Radio Boston