Role of a Public Editor

Daniel Okrent was appointed the first public editor, or ombudsman, of The New York Times for an 18-month term beginning December 1, 2003.… read more

Daniel Okrent was appointed the first public editor, or ombudsman, of The New York Times for an 18-month term beginning December 1, 2003. He discussed the role of a public editor and the culture at the New York Times as well as how the creation of an ombudsman at the paper has helped it overcome recent scandals. Mr. Okrent also responded to questions from audience members. close

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  • Jones, Alex S. Director Harvard University->Shorenstein (Joan) Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy
  • Okrent, Daniel Editor New York Times->Public

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Role of a Public Editor

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Program ID:
184158-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Oct 29, 2004
Last Aired:
Jan 14, 2005

Airing Details

  • Oct 29, 2004 | 4:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 06, 2004 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 06, 2004 | 11:23pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 2004 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 08, 2004 | 4:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2004 | 6:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 05, 2005 | 11:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 14, 2005 | 1:36pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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