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.
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.