Talks

A Conversation with Susan Orlean

Talks April 13, 2016

Join us for a conversation with best-selling author and New Yorker staff writer Susan Orlean. She’ll speak with 2016 Nieman Fellow Kim Tingley, a contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine, about the craft of narrative nonfiction. Read more

Shop Talk: Race and Reporting

Talks February 12, 2016

A conversation with Wesley Lowery and Michele Norris Date: Friday, Feb. 19, 2016Time: 11:00 – 12:30 p.m.Location: Taylor Seminar Room, Lippmann House, 1 Francis Ave., Cambridge Join us as two of the leading journalists covering race in America discuss … Read more

Google Hangout: Nieman Fellowships

Talks November 23, 2015

Learn about Nieman Fellowships for from current and former Nieman Fellows as they discuss the program and application progress in this recorded Google Hangout hosted by the National Association of Black Journalists’ Digital Journalism Taskforce and AllDigitocracy.org on Dec. 8, 2015. Read more

The ABC’s of Social Media with Sree Sreenivasan

Talks February 19, 2015

Sree Sreenivasan, the chief digital officer of New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, dropped by the Nieman Foundation—while on a family vacation to Boston no less—to share some of his advice and best practices for social media. A journalist … Read more

5 Questions for Pussy Riot

Talks September 19, 2014

Masha Alyokhina and Nadya Tolokonnikova, two founding members of Pussy Riot, a Russian punk rock collective known for its political dissent, spent almost two years in prison for “hooliganism” in connection with their performance of an anti-Putin protest song in … Read more

Latin America’s Media Innovators

Talks April 17, 2014

By Jessie Schanzle and Aleszu Bajak In April, the Nieman Foundation and Harvard’s David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies hosted a discussion about the future of Latin American media featuring some of the region’s most innovative journalists: Radio Ambulante’s … Read more