A Community Conversation About The Media's Coverage Of The Sam DuBose Shooting Death

Oct 7, 2015

"Words & Images: A Media Debrief and Community Conversation" will explore media coverage of the Sam DuBose shooting.

A panel discussion examining how the media covered the shooting death of Sam DuBose will take place tomorrow evening at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. “Words & Images: A Media Debrief and Community Conversation” will include attorneys involved in the case, city leaders and members of the local media.

Joining us for a preview of that discussion and to look at some of the decisions news outlets have to make when reporting on such a high-profile story are Cincinnati Enquirer Senior News Editor Michael McCarter; FOX19 Morning News Anchor Rob WilliamsWCPO.com Editor-in-Chief Mike Canan; and, Hagit Limor, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music Assistant Professor of Electronic Media, who will be moderating the panel discussion tomorrow evening.

“Words & Images: A Media Debrief and Community Conversation” will be held on October 8 from 7:30 to 9:00 pm at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. For information, click here

This panel discussion is sponsored by the Greater Cincinnati Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, the Jewish Community Relations Council, The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education and the Cincinnati Human Relations Commission.