Panel on News and Controversy
Marcus Mabry wrote Twice As Good. Michael Fletcher and Kevin Merida co-wrote Supreme Discomfort. Cora Daniels wrote Ghettonation.
The panelists talked about the challenges faced by journalists. They emphasized the history and tactics used in writing books about famous… read more
The panelists talked about the challenges faced by journalists. They emphasized the history and tactics used in writing books about famous African-American figures.
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Karen Grigsby Bates Correspondent National Public Radio->News
Cora Daniels Author
Michael Fletcher Correspondent Washington Post->White House
Jeffrey Henderson Executive Chef Cafe Bellagio
Marcus Mabry Editor New York Times->International Business
Kevin Merida Associate Editor Washington Post
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