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Oct
26
Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Fahrenthold of The Washington Post offers suggestions for both reporters and news consumers on navigating this new era. He will discuss how journalists can open up their own reporting process through social media, show the public the work that underlies their stories and invite readers in as co-collaborators.
2017 - 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Oct
10
As part of the Institute for the Humanities' Year of Humanities & Public Policy, join us for a conversation with U-M Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy professors Shobita Parthasarathy , Paul Courant , Joy Rohde , moderated by Institute for the Humanities director Sidonie Smith .
2016 - 12:30 pm
Jun
15
Literati is pleased to host Megan Tompkins-Stange in support of her book Policy Patrons: Philanthropy, Education Reform, and the Politics of Influence .
2016 - 7:00 pm to 8:45 pm
Jan
21
Ta-Nehisi Coates delves into the conflicted and hopeful state of black America today. What does "black culture" mean? What is the continuing role of both the older and younger generations in shaping it? Where will gentrification, education, and the splintering (or unifying) of families take it? With an easy-going manner, an unashamedly erudite approach, and a journalist's grasp of narrative and clarity, Coates delivers an ear-to-the-ground (and Eyes on the Prize) talk that asks the small personal questions as well as the big historic ones.
2015 - 5:10 pm to 6:00 pm
Jan
12
Policy Talks @ the Ford School
The Ford School is pleased to welcome 2013 Livingston Award winner Luke Mogelson for a panel discussion on the themes of "The Dream Boat," his New York Times Magazine story about the plight of political asylum seekers. Participants include Joel Lovell, investigations editor, The New York Times and the Ford School's own John Ciorciari and Susan Waltz.
2015 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

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Lecturer in Policy Writing
Email:
bchimera@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
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Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
gjhills@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6998
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Lecturer in Expository Writing
Email:
morsedl@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-1779
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Lecturer in Policy Writing
Email:
ralpha@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-4260

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