Book Eric Deggans

Eric Deggans is an award-winning journalist who has covered TV. media, music and pop culture for more than 20 years. Currently serving as TV Critic for NPR, Eric served as TV/Media Critic for the Tampa Bay Times newspaper and has appeared on PBS’ NewsHour, CNN, MSNBC, Fox News Channel and the Tom Joyner Morning Show, among other outlets.

He has lectured or delivered presentations at Columbia University, Loyola University, Indiana University and California State University, among other schools. He has also delivered keynote addresses for the International Communication Association, the University of South Florida Honors Program, and The National Scholastic Press Association.

Now, he’d like to bring those insights — developed over decades of thinking, writing and speaking out — to your event as a keynote speaker!

Upcoming Events

Oct
22
Sat
7:00 pm Public interview with Empire sta... @ Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum
Public interview with Empire sta... @ Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm
Public interview with Empire star Taraji P. Henson @ Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Oct 22, Public interview with Empire star Taraji P. Henson at the Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum, 7 p.m.Read More about Public interview with Empire star Taraji P. Henson
Oct
25
Tue
all-day Keynote Speech at Association fo...
Keynote Speech at Association fo...
Oct 25 all-day
Keynote Speech at Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors (AUCCCD) Convention
The 2016 AUCCCD Conference will be held October 22 – 26 at the Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina in Tampa, FL.Read More about Keynote Speech at Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors (AUCCCD) Convention

TEDx speech: How to Talk About Race Across Race Lines

Eric Deggans' final thought on race baiting

Eric talks the evolution of Jon Stewart on The Daily Show