Past Events

Emmy Award Winning Journalist and Univision Primetime Anchor
April 11, 2023
Reclaiming Ancestry and Confronting Race: A conversation with Professor Claudia Flores of Yale Law School

Co-sponsored by: Black. et al., DocComm, Latinx Law Students Association; School of the Environment, Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; School of Medicine, Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Department of Spanish and Portuguese; The Creative Forum; Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies; Latina Women at Yale; and Forestry Club.

film director and producer
April 10, 2023
Southeast Asia Cinema Series | Screening and Discussion with Tan Pin Pin: Invisible City (2007, Singapore, 58 minutes )

Co-sponsored by Jackson School of Global Affairs and Council on Southeast Asia Studies

Music Critic, New Yorker; Former New York Times Music Critic
April 7, 2023
The Changing Landscape of Performing Arts Journalism

Co-sponsored by Yale Journalism Initiative and Department of Music

Former White House Press Secretary and TIME reporter
April 6, 2023
Journalist to Spokesperson with Jay Carney

Please RSVP if you plan to attend:

Co-sponsored by The Yale College Democrats, The Yale Journalism Initiative, The Politic

Staff Writer, Defector
April 6, 2023
Nature, Queerness, and The Radical Life of Sea Creatures: A Reading and Discussion

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Critic, novelist, and educator
April 5, 2023
Reading in an Age of Crisis: A roundtable discussion with Garth Greenwell, Kathryn Lofton, and Emily Bernard

Garth Greenwell, Kathryn Lofton, and Emily Bernard will discuss art, morality, and the ethics of readership— and their own quirks and habits as readers.

Moderated by Meghan O’Rourke.

Cultural critic, Freelance Journalist, Author and Novelist
April 5, 2023
A Culture Critic Amidst the Culture Wars
April 2, 2023
A Celebration of The New Journal

To celebrate the New Journal’s newest honor–named America’s “Best Student Magazine” this past June by the Society of Professional Journalists–all are invited to a series of panels discussing strategies for creating the best journalism, in any publication and anywhere: the campus, the nation, and the world.  New Journal grads speaking at these panels will be here (in person) from Atlantic, Bloomberg, CBS, Economist, Foreign Affairs, Harper’s, Mississippi Today, New York Times, New Yorker, NPR, Paris Review, Pro Publica, Report for America, Science, Washington Post, and more. Details at New Journal website.

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Reporter, ProPublica
March 31, 2023
Journalism 10 Years Out from Yale
Journalist and political commentator, The New York Times
March 28, 2023
Writing on Poverty

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Co-sponsored by Yale Global Justice Program