HerStory: RBG and the making of a media icon
Friday, October 30, 2020
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
This third in a three-part conversation titled “HerStory” honors Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and features distinguished experts who will explore the legacy of RBG’s story, her rise as a popular feminist icon, and her impact on how we discover, produce and disseminate herstories.
- Julie Cohen, Director and Producer of Academy Award-nominated “RBG” documentary, and Adjunct Faculty Member at the Columbia University School of Journalism
- Betsy West, Director and Producer of Academy Award-nominated “RBG” documentary, and Fred W. Friendly Professor of Professional Practice in Media Society Emeritus at the Columbia University School of Journalism
- Mikella Persons Wickham (BA, broadcast & digital journalism, '15), Entertainment Attorney and Associate at Fox Rothschild LLP
- Lisa Pecot-Hébert, Associate Professor of Professional Practice of Journalism and Director of the MS in Journalism program at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Sponsored by the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, USC Gould School of Law, and USC Sol Price School of Public Policy.