#HumCitizen: People Powered Publishing Conference

Presented by:
Illinois Humanities Council
Current Initiative: Democracy and the Informed Citizen National Partner: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The Pulitzer Prizes Subject: Journalism, Literacy, Other Audience: All

The People Powered Publishing Conference, now in its third year, is a two-day event that convenes a diverse array of journalists, scholars, technology professionals and community activists to explore the current state of American media and to strengthen the connections between journalists and the communities they cover. It’s focus on community journalism attracts young journalists, journalists from emerging platforms and new technology, and communities of color. This year’s conference will feature Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Farenthold of The Washington Post.

More information coming soon.