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Digital Media and the Future of Journalism

On Thursday 30 October, five Seattle-area organizations are hosting a forum on youth civic journalism. The event is being held 6.30-8.00pm in Kane Hall 120 on the University of Washington Campus. Featured speakers:

  • Joni Balter, Seattle Times
  • Anomie Bell, activist
  • Ryan Blethen, Seattle Times
  • Toby Campbell, musician
  • Marissa Chavez, Youth Media Institute
  • Cory Haik, Seattle Times
  • Sami Kubo, teen activist
  • Maile Martinez, Reel Grrls
  • Naomi Nelson, teen activist
  • Josh Powell, The Vera Project
  • Tracy Record, West Seattle Blog
  • Eva Walker, teen activist

The event is being moderated by Hanson Hosein, MCDM director, and is sponsored by the UW Department of Communication, The Seattle Times, The City of Seattle, The UW Center for Communications and Civic Engagement, and the Seattle Metro Branch of the YMCA.

By Kathy E. Gill

Digital evangelist, speaker, writer, educator. Transplanted Southerner; teach newbies to ride motorcycles! @kegill

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