The 26th Annual Studs Terkel Community Media Awards will take place online Thursday, May 13, 2021.
An editorial by Public Narrative board members Anita Banerji and Paul O’Connor, in advance of the first State of the Public Narrative on Feb. 20.
Join us to answer the question: “How can community and ethnic media communicate effectively and equitably about COVID-19 research to your community?”
Nominations have been officially re-opened for the 26th Annual Studs Terkel Community Media Awards, and will be open through March 31.
Reflecting on a year of firsts
Join us for the first-ever State of the Public Narrative Address on Saturday, February 20, 2021!
Public Narrative announces the expansion of its Board of Directors, reflecting a new alignment towards narrative change.
Join us at 5:00 p.m. CST on Thursday, November 19th for our narrative change kick-off event with MBK Chicago!
After 27 years at Columbia, Public Narrative is going remote.
Throughout her career, Chicago journalist Laura Washington sees her specialty as covering racial and social justice—but when she started out, that was often seen as a form of advocacy. “And when people would say that to me back then, I would say, why wouldn’t anyone care about racial justice? Why does that make you biased or unfair, because you’re working toward fairness? And now I don’t think people see it that way anymore.”