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    Trailblazer

    Dorothy Butler Gilliam, who in 1961 became the first African American reporter at the Washington Post, talked about the hurdles she overcame during her career.

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    Dorothy Gilliam Oral History Interview

    Dorothy Gilliam talked about her life and career. In 1961 she was the first African-American woman to work as a reporter for the Washington Post. She later became assistant editor for the Style section and…

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    Covering the South

    The panel consisted of journalists who had covered the Civil Rights Movement. They focused on the time period of 1960-1964. The panelists talked about the effect that the media had in…

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    Dorothy Gilliam Interview

    Dorothy Gilliam, a Washington Post columnist, talked about the historic achievement of the Unity '94 conference, which brought together the four main associations of journalists of color.…

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    African-Americans in the Media

    Participants talked about the media portrayal of African-Americans and the negative influence of African-American rap artists and movie personalities on young African-Americans. One…

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    Blacks in the Media

    Ms. Gilliam talked about her recent columns in the The Washington Post and about mainstream media coverage of the black community.

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    Washington, DC in the Post Barry Era

    Public Issue Forum sponsored by Bethune-DuBois Fund. The issue forum focused on Washington, DC after the resignation of Mayor Marion Barry. The title of the forum was: “Washington in the Post…

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    The Media and the African-American

    From new orleans the african american summit . Coverage of the media in the african american,

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