Eric presents: "From Amos N Andy to A Black Lady Sketch Show: How the Comedic Voice of Black America Evolved on TV."
July 27, 2021 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Chautauqua Institution, 1 Ames Ave, Chautauqua, NY 14722, USA
NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans offers a compelling walk through the evolution of Black comedy on TV, beginning with Amos N Andy and Beulah, through Good Times, The Richard Pryor Show, The Cosby Show, Robert Townsend's Partners in Crime, The Chris Rock Show and many more. Details: https://chq.org/event/eric-deggans/
Eric attends Aspen Institute panel: The Ethics of Journalistic Decisonmaking
August 4, 2021 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Greenwald Pavilion, Rio Grande Trail, Aspen, CO 81611, USA
Featuring Eric Deggans, TV critic for NPR and contributor to MSNBC and NBC News, Joanne Lipman, author of “That’s What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together” and former editor-in-chief of USA TODAY/USA TODAY NETWORK, and Brian Stelter, CNN chief media correspondent and anchor of “Reliable Sources”, in conversation with Vivian Schiller, executive director of Aspen Digital.
The conversation will explore the changing nature of journalism in a polarized world and the ethics of journalistic decision-making. For more info: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/events/mccloskey-speaker-series-the-ethics-of-journalistic-decision-making/