October 18, 2019

Private Taping: The Murrow Interview, Media Wars: Journalists, Generals and Jihadis

The Murrow Interview is an innovative series of conversations with influential figures and newsmakers. This episode features Pakistan, which has become the most dangerous place in the world for journalists caught between the government, the military, the intelligence services and Islamist militants. The turmoil is inextricably linked with events playing out across the border in Afghanistan.

Guests include :

  • Azhar Abbas, head of news, GEO TV
  • Osama Javaid, chief editor, Dawn TV
  • Syed Javed Nazir, former chief editor, The Frontier Post
  • Hosted by Lawrence Pintak, founding dean of The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, Washington State University, and author of The New Arab Journalist: Mission and Identity in a Time of Turmoil.

Private reception begins at 5:30 p.m. Taping begins promptly at 6:30 p.m.

RSVP by September 30 to Diana Robertson at 646-758-7814 or diana.robertson@journalism.cuny.edu

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