Panel: The state of political journalism in a changing South Africa
In commemoration of “Black Wednesday”—the day the Apartheid Government closed down newspapers (The World and World on Sunday) and banned several organisations and journalists on 19th October 1977— the Centre for Film & Media Studies (CFMS) is hosting a panel discussion featuring some of South Africa’s senior journalists.
Topic: The state of political journalism in a changing South Africa
Janet Heard: Daily Maverick Managing Editor, and SANEF Western Cape Convenor
Maxwell Maseko: SABC News Assignments Editor
Richard Poplak: Daily Maverick political journalist and author of, among other books, Until Julius Comes: Adventures in the political jungle.
Date: Wednesday 17th October 2018
Venue: AC Jordan Room 2F
Time: 16h00 -18h00.
Refreshments will be served