Check out this upcoming event from our sister chapter, the N.C. Society of Professional Journalists. Details come from a recent email from their chapter president, April Dudash
N.C. Society of Professional Journalists is hosting a documentary film screening at the UNC School of Journalism April 11. We’d love for you to join us.
A panel discussion highlighting the importance of community journalism will follow a special screening of “The Editor and the Dragon“, about Tabor City Tribune newspaper editor Horace Carter facing death and oppression when he took on the Ku Klux Klan at the height of Jim Crow.
Panelists will include Ken Ripley of the Spring Hope Enterprise, Cash Michaels of The Carolinian and Phoebe Zerwick, formerly of the Winston-Salem Journal. The panel discussion will be moderated by Jock Lauterer, UNC-CH professor of community journalism.
Where: The Freedom Forum Center in Carroll Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
When: 7 p.m., April 11
Mark your calendars and spread the word!