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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

October 11, 2019
  • Eric at the NPR Collective event

    October 11, 2019  9:00 am - 5:00 pm NPR Headquarters, 1111 North Capital St. NE, Washington DC, 20002

    Eric appears on a panel about the Business of Television during the NPR Collective, a two-day event bringing together NPR staffers with donors and fans to get a close look at how we do our work. More info here: https://www.nprcollective.org/schedule-day-1

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October 14, 2019
  • Eric in conversation with Candi Carter

    October 14, 2019  8:00 am - 10:00 am Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 801 3rd St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA

    Eric interviews Candi Carter, executive producer of The View, as part of Poynter's Leadership Academy for Diversity in Digital Media

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November 7, 2019
  • Eric teaches at Poynter's The Power of Diverse Voices workshop

    November 7, 2019  9:00 am - November 10, 2019  3:00 pm Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 801 3rd St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA

    Eric is among a team of instructors leading a transformative four-day seminar that helps journalists of color find their voice and build skills for writing opinion pieces and personal essays. Details here: https://www.poynter.org/the-power-of-diverse-voices-the-poynter-minority-writers-workshop/

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November 8, 2019
  • Eric teaches at Poynter's The Power of Diverse Voices workshop

    November 7, 2019  9:00 am - November 10, 2019  3:00 pm Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 801 3rd St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA

    Eric is among a team of instructors leading a transformative four-day seminar that helps journalists of color find their voice and build skills for writing opinion pieces and personal essays. Details here: https://www.poynter.org/the-power-of-diverse-voices-the-poynter-minority-writers-workshop/

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November 9, 2019
  • Eric teaches at Poynter's The Power of Diverse Voices workshop

    November 7, 2019  9:00 am - November 10, 2019  3:00 pm Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 801 3rd St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA

    Eric is among a team of instructors leading a transformative four-day seminar that helps journalists of color find their voice and build skills for writing opinion pieces and personal essays. Details here: https://www.poynter.org/the-power-of-diverse-voices-the-poynter-minority-writers-workshop/

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November 10, 2019
  • Eric teaches at Poynter's The Power of Diverse Voices workshop

    November 7, 2019  9:00 am - November 10, 2019  3:00 pm Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 801 3rd St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA

    Eric is among a team of instructors leading a transformative four-day seminar that helps journalists of color find their voice and build skills for writing opinion pieces and personal essays. Details here: https://www.poynter.org/the-power-of-diverse-voices-the-poynter-minority-writers-workshop/

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Video Vault

MSNBC with Katy Tur and Charlie Sykes talking about the difference between gaffes made by Roseanne Barr and Samantha Bee.

On MSNBC talking about boycotts against Laura Ingraham for her insults against Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg.

PBS NewsHour talking about the cancellation of ABC's Roseanne reboot after star Roseanne Barr sent a racist tweet.

Interview with Questlove on Creativity at the Kennedy Center

PBS NewsHour:
Best TV of 2016

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

CNN: Eric hosts a discussion on the new focus on audiences of color.

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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