Covering Religion in the Shadow of 9/11 Friday, Nov. 4, 2011 1– 4 p.m. Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism 2950 Broadway, New York, NY Room TBA
Four veteran religion writers—Samuel Freedman, Laurie Goodstein, Ari Goldman and George Vecsey—and one relative newcomer, Jaweed Kaleem of The Huffington Post—talk about covering religion and how it has changed in the decade since 9/11. The audience will include visiting students from Colgate University and their professor, Chris Vecsey, author of "Following 9/11: Religion Coverage in The New York Times." The event is co-sponsored by the Religion Newswriters Association and is open to RNA members and prospective members. Refreshments will be served.