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Fake News, Real Blues: How Changing Technologies and a Lack of Diversity in Newsrooms are Hurting Media Coverage of Latinos and People of Color – Russell Contreras

October 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Free

Russell Contreras is a reporter with The Associated Press in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and is a member of the AP’s national race and ethnicity team. He covers immigration, politics in the American Southwest, poverty, travel and Latino issues. Contreras is the former president of UNITY: Journalists for Diversity and a member of the Native American Journalists Association. He has covered stories in Houston, Boston, New York, Los Angeles, Paris, Appalachia, the Mississippi Delta and the U.S.-Mexico Border. He is writing a book on President John F. Kennedy and Latinos.

Admission is free. Sponsored by the Sarah W. Heath Center for Equality and Justice, Lambda Pi Eta and Multicultural Programs. For information, call (805) 493-3694 or email CEJ@CalLutheran.edu.

Details

Date:
October 8, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.callutheran.edu/calendar/event/4315#event

Organizer

Center for Equality and Justice

Venue

Lundring Events Center, California Lutheran University
60 W. Olsen Road
Thousand Oaks, CA United States
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