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    Creative Loafing

    Cover story in Creative Loafing about Race-Baiter

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    Entertainment Weekly

    Entertainment Weekly Review

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    Dallas Morning News

    Talk with the Dallas Morning News about Race-Baiter

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    New York Times

    Essay for The New York Times on reality TV

Upcoming Events

Oct
17
Tue
7:00 pm PANEL: Restoring Respect @ Church of St. Peter
PANEL: Restoring Respect @ Church of St. Peter
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm
PANEL: Restoring Respect @ Church of St. Peter | Saint Petersburg | Florida | United States
On Oct. 17, Deggans will be appearing on a panel about Restoring Respect at The Cathedral Church of St. Peter, 140 4th Street North, downtown St. Petersburg. It starts at 7 p.m. and he’ll be joined by Donald Eastman,[...]
Nov
2
Thu
all-day The Power of Diverse Voices: The...
The Power of Diverse Voices: The...
Nov 2 – Nov 5 all-day
The Power of Diverse Voices: The Poynter Minority Writers Workshop
Opinion writing plays a vital role in explanatory, features and watchdog journalism, and is important in a thriving democracy. This four-day seminar, funded by the Association of Opinion Journalists, will foster the diversity of voices[...]
Nov
9
Thu
all-day SPEAKER: “Building Bridges, Not ... @ University of Wisconsin-Madison
SPEAKER: “Building Bridges, Not ... @ University of Wisconsin-Madison
Nov 9 all-day
SPEAKER: "Building Bridges, Not Walls: Decoding the Media's Confusing Coverage of Race, Gender and Culture." @ University of Wisconsin-Madison
On November 9, Deggans will be speaking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison delivering a speech titled “Building Bridges, Not Walls: Decoding the Media’s Confusing Coverage of Race, Gender and Culture.”Read More about SPEAKER: “Building Bridges, Not[...]
Jan
30
Tue
all-day Building Bridges Instead of Wall...
Building Bridges Instead of Wall...
Jan 30 all-day
Building Bridges Instead of Walls: Decoding the Media's Confusing Coverage of Race and Culture.
On January 30, Deggans will serve as a distinguished visiting professor at Johnson & Wales University in Providence, RI. The school will present a student with a scholarship in Deggans’ name. He will also be delivering[...]

Video Vault

Interview with Questlove on Creativity at the Kennedy Center

PBS NewsHour:
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CUNY TV: The Open Mind, Race and the Fourth Estate

TEDx speech: How to Talk About Race Across Race Lines

CNN Reliable Sources:Eric's final thought on race baiting

PBS NewsHour: Eric talks the evolution of Jon Stewart on The Daily Show

C-SPAN Book TV: Call-in show with Eric at LA Times Festival of Books

TV Critics Association: Eric is Uncomfortably Close to Dave Walker

Smithsonian: Eric talks to producers and star of The Walking Dead

CNN Reliable Sources: The Reporter who found The Butler

CNN Reliable Sources: Building a House of Cards

Poynter Institute: Eric moderates panel on the future of civil rights journalism

SO Cal Connected: Eric talks about Race Baiter with Madeline Brand

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