10 years after the U. S. invasion: The Iraqi Press

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Congress Center, C 101 33 E Congress, Chicago, IL 60605

10 years after the U. S. invasion: The Iraqi Press

A special panel of journalists provide a first-hand perspective of Iraq 10 years after the U.S. Invasion. This star-studded panel features Azer Hussen, former editor-in-chief of Iraq's first independent student newspaper; Mohamed Husain, former head of newsroom for the New York Times Baghdad bureau; and Anass Al Bayati, columnist, TV producer and director of program administration for the Iraqi Mutual Aid Society in Chicago. Moderated by Prof. Jackie Spinner, former Baghdad bureau chief for the Washington Post, and founder of AUIS Voice at the American University of Iraq in Sulaimani. Sponsored by the Journalism Department at Columbia College, the Chicago Headline Club, and American Journalism Review.

 

Share
Subscribe
Event Type

Presentation

Department

School of Media Arts, Journalism

Recent Activity

People Going1

steve slaske

Getting Here