20 Years On: "Riot?" "Rebellion?" or "Civil Unrest?" What is the Media Message?


Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 6:30pm

Join Dr. Mary Hill-Wagner, School of Journalism research assistant professor, for a media retrospective on the 20th anniversary of the Los Angeles Riots. Tentative panel members include Kevin Uhrich, editor, Pasadena Weekly; Cynthia Griffin, managing editor, Our Weekly; Kirk McKoy, senior photo editor, features, Los Angeles Times; Yussuf Simmonds, managing editor, Los Angeles Sentinel; Kyung W. Lee, former editor, Korea Times (English language edition).

This event is free and open to the public.

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For more information, contact Dr. Mary Hill Wagner at maryhill@usc.edu.

The program is underwritten by a generous grant from the Ford Foundation.