Talks

Panel discussion: Gender issues in journalism

Talks March 6, 2018

Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 Time: 9:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Location: Taylor Seminar Room, Lippmann House, 1 Francis Ave., Cambridge Please join us as Nieman Foundation curator Ann Marie Lipinski leads a conversation with New York Times journalists about … Read more

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

Join us as two of the leading journalists covering race in America discuss their work and the importance of a diversity of voices in both newsrooms and reporting. 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

Made in Boston: Stories of Invention and Innovation

Talks October 6, 2015

As part of inaugural HUBweek events in Boston, the Nieman Foundation hosted a special evening of storytelling in historic Faneuil Hall on Oct. 6. “Made in Boston: Stories of Invention and Innovation” featured seven of the area’s best journalists, authors and innovators who offered behind-the-scene perspectives on stories that originated in Boston and reverberated around the world. Read more

Cartoonists: Foot Soldiers of Democracy

Talks April 13, 2015

Join us as political cartoonist Jeff Danziger presents and discusses the new documentary Cartoonists: Foot Soldiers of Democracy, featuring 12 cartoonists from around the world "who risk their lives to defend democracy, with a smile on their faces and a pencil as their only weapon." Jeff will discuss the verbal and visual art of cartooning and the state of political cartooning in the U.S. and abroad after the Charlie Hebdo attacks. Read more