The San Diego Public Library’s Breaking News @ The Library program series is the result of a training grant awarded to the Library by the American Library Association (ALA). The ALA operates the Media Literacy @ Your Library project in collaboration with the Center for News Literacy @ Stony Brook University and is supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the Democracy Fund, and the Rita Allen Foundation.
Learn the basics of the news business from local working journalists and become your own citizen reporter. Presented by the San Diego Press Club, San Diego Society of Professional Journalists, and the San Diego Union-Tribune.
Join us for this panel discussion about how the media shapes stereotypes and perception. The panel will discuss minority representation in today’s newsrooms and how they’re working to increase minority voices here in San Diego.