For decades, the news industry was dominated by men. Barbara Walters, whose groundbreaking career paved the way for women in news, is retiring from the industry after more than 50 years. Breaking barrier after barrier, Walters paved the way for other other women in the field, including Diane Sawyer, Katie Couric, Connie Chung and Oprah Winfrey. In this fascinating seminar, learn more about the women’s movement in journalism as we take a look back a few decades. Then deconstruct contemporary newscasts and the role women play in modern-day news.
Learn some exciting new things and support democratic public media by attending Women in Journalism.
CCTV is located right in the heart of Central Square at 438 Massachusetts Avenue. Please call to register in advance at 617-661-6900.
CCTV Website: http://www.cctvcambridge.org/watch
438 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139
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