Information on Trial: Reportage, Repression and Redress

Friday, May 3, 2013

Information on Trial: Reportage, Repression and Redress

Amnesty International is pleased to invite you to "Information on Trial: Reportage, Repression and Redress", a day-long symposium to celebrate UNESCO’s Annual World Press Freedom Day, with Co-Sponsors: Global and Joint Studies at NYU Journalism, Reporters Without Borders, The Committee to Protect Journalists, UNESCO, The Overseas Press Club, NYU Center for Religion and Media.

Speakers include:
George Packer (journalist, novelist and playwright);
Ann Cooper (CBS Professor of Professional Practice in International Journalism at Columbia Journalism School);
Suzanne Bilello (Senior Public Information and Liaison Officer, UNESCO);
Nina Ognianova (Europe and Central Asia Program Coordinator, CPJ);
Joel Simon (Executive Director, CPJ);
Matthew Cole (investigative journalist;
Rebecca MacKinnon, author of "Consent of the Networked");
Lonnie Isabel (Director, International Reporting Program, CUNY);
Delphine Halgand (Washington DC Director, Reporters Without Borders);
Bernardo Ruiz (filmmaker, Reportero);
Marcela Turati (Proceso newsmagazine, Mexico);
Roozbeh Mirebrahimi (Iranian journalist and blogger)

Event Time: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Program available on and or download the event fyler


New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
20 Cooper Square 6th Floor
New York, NY 10003
United States