Authentic Voice: The Best Reporting on Race and Ethnicity

Authentic Voice: The Best Reporting on Race and Ethnicity

by Arlene Notoro Morgan, Keith Woods, Alice Pifer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231132883

ISBN-13: 9780231132886

Pub. Date: 06/23/2006

Publisher: Columbia University Press

The need for culturally sensitive, accurate, and well-crafted reporting on race and ethnicity is as important as ever. Selected from works honored in the " Let's Do It Better! Workshop on Journalism, Race, and Ethnicity" held at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, the television and newspaper stories in this collection are much-needed examples of

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The need for culturally sensitive, accurate, and well-crafted reporting on race and ethnicity is as important as ever. Selected from works honored in the " Let's Do It Better! Workshop on Journalism, Race, and Ethnicity" held at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, the television and newspaper stories in this collection are much-needed examples of excellence in reporting. The Authentic Voice is the most comprehensive multimedia tool to date on the coverage of race and ethnicity. The text, DVD, and website project is a unique resource, featuring interviews with leading journalists, including Ted Koppel, interactive discussion points, teaching tips and weblinks that are a must for journalism educators and professionals who want to improve their craft.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231132886
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
06/23/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Story : Tug of war3
"Somali girls coming of age are caught in cultural tug of war"5
The making of Tug of war17
A primer on Somali culture23
Ch. 2Stories : About race series25
"What is race?" (transcript)27
"News and race" (transcript)33
The making of the About race series41
Ch. 3Story : Best of friends, worlds apart51
"Joel Ruiz is black. Achmed Valdes is white. in America they discovered it matters"53
The making of Best of friends, worlds apart71
Ch. 4Story : The family secret81
"The family secret" (transcript)83
The making of The family secret91
Ch. 5Story : The color line and the bus line105
"The color line and the bus line" (transcript)107
The making of The color line and the bus line119
The making of the American in black and white series127
Ch. 6Stories : Broken trust Series
"Land of confusion" (and sidebar story)133
"Who's going to pay?" (and sidebar stories)143
The making of the Broken trust series153
Ch. 7Story : Asian-American163
"Asian American" (transcript)165
The making of Asian-American175
Ch. 8Story : Torn from the Land Series185
"Torn from the land" (and sidebar stories)187
The making of Torn from the land series201
Ch. 9Story : Rim of the new world series211
"Old South goes with the wind"213
The making of the Rim of the New world series225
Ch. 10Story : The death of LCpl Gutierrez231
"The death of LCpl Gutierrez" (transcript)233
The making of The death of LCpl Gutierrez241
Tips from the Making of The death of LCpl Gutierrez248
Ch. 11Stories : Diverse and divided and A tale of two cultures253
"Diverse and divided : one city, two communities"255
"A tale of two cultures : Palisades Park grapples with change"274
The making of Diverse and divided and A tale of two cultures285
Ch. 12Story : About race series : The rape of Nanking295
"The rape of Nanking" (transcript)297
The making of The rape of Nanking303
Ch. 13Story : The other pro soccer313
"In area's Latino leagues, part of the game is profit, and the best players are paid"315
The making of The other pro soccer325

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