Vanessa Williams

Vanessa Williams

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Vanessa Williams is a Staff Writer for the Washington Post with five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Forum as a President for the National Association of Black Journalists. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 735 views per program. Most common tag: Journalism.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1997 - Present Staff Writer, [Washington Post] Videos: 1


President, National Association of Black Journalists c. January 1, 1997 - c. January 1, 1999 Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Diversity and the 2016 Presidential Field

    Diversity and the 2016 Presidential Field

    Vanessa Williams talked about her Washington Post article on whether diversity in the 2016 Republican field can help sway…

  • Media and Youth Crime

    Media and Youth Crime

    Participants talked about a new report that described inaccurate depictions of youth crime. Among the issues addressed were…

  • Newsroom Diversity

    Newsroom Diversity

    Journalists spoke to students about how diversity within news organizations can improve the quality of news and can provide…

  • Covering Affirmative Action

    Covering Affirmative Action

    The panelists discussed media coverage of race issues and racial politics, particularly affirmative action. They talked about…

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