Visiting Dabney Professor to host lecture on journalism in the Trump Era
Feb 15, 2017
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The Robertson School's Distinguished Dabney Professor Bob Levey will hold a lecture entitled, "The Future of the Media," on March 23 at 2:30 p.m. in the VCU Commons Theater. In the lecture, Levey "will touch on the business issues that have reshaped the industry, as well as the outlook for responsible journalism in the Trump era." He also plans on discussing what the next decade will look like for the media.
This event is open to VCU faculty, staff and students, as well as the public. There is no admission charge.
Mr. Bob Levey, Virginius Dabney Distinguished Professor of Journalism in VCU’s Robertson School for the 2016-2017 academic year, has been a working journalist in Washington, D.C. for nearly 50 years. He was a reporter and columnist at The Washington Post for 36 of those years. For 23 years, he wrote a daily column, “Bob Levey’s Washington,” for The Washington Post. Seven times, Bob was named one of the most popular columnists in Washington by Washingtonian magazine for his Post column. In addition, he has been a prize-winning commentator on radio and television.