We are excited to announce the winners of the 27th annual Community Media Awards!
“I like being able to respond to the public, and let them know we're listening, and we're not just in some ivory tower."
"Life isn't just about what a politician said. It's important to get them on the record, but we also need to get the heartbeat of a city. It's important to get those voices from neighborhoods and communities.”
Now, more than ever, honoring great journalism and those who support it is crucial. Public Narrative is proud to announce the 2017 Studs Terkel Award winners. Join us to honor them March 9, 2017.
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Cecilia Vaisman is our first posthumously Studs Terkel Award winner. We celebrate her legacy in storytelling April 7. See samples of her work.
This year, we honor investigative reporter Sarah Karp for her 15 years of excellence in journalism at the 2016 Studs Terkel Awards. She is one of five people we're honoring on April 7. See samples of work and more.