Nov 19

The View from Somewhere: Transgender Journalists Resisting “Objectivity”

Event Oval, The Diana Center
  • Add to Calendar 2019-11-19 17:30:00 2019-11-19 17:30:00 The View from Somewhere: Transgender Journalists Resisting “Objectivity” Media coverage of transgender issues and the visibility of transgender journalists are on the rise. At the same time, “objective and fair” stories of transgender people continue to be reported through the lenses of transphobia, white supremacy, and binary gender. Transgender journalists Meredith Talusan and Lewis Raven Wallace address these problems and discuss how to chart a path of rigorous accountability in the worlds of journalism and nonfiction storytelling. Event Oval, The Diana Center Barnard barnard-admin@digitalpulp.com America/New_York public

Media coverage of transgender issues and the visibility of transgender journalists are on the rise. At the same time, “objective and fair” stories of transgender people continue to be reported through the lenses of transphobia, white supremacy, and binary gender. Transgender journalists Meredith Talusan and Lewis Raven Wallace address these problems and discuss how to chart a path of rigorous accountability in the worlds of journalism and nonfiction storytelling.