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Sarah Glover to present 23rd annual Michael Davis lecture

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The Department of Mass Media will be hosting Sarah Glover on Monday, Feb. 11 as part of the university’s observation of Black History Month. Glover, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and president of the National Association of Black Journalists, will be presenting on changing media stereotypes, especially focusing on the representation of African Americans.

The lecture will start at 6 p.m. at the Rose Theatre in Grauel. Held annually in memory of student journalist Michael Davis who died as the result of a hazing incident in 1994, this event is in its twenty-third year. Other activities include a screening of the 2004 film “Crash” and presentations by Southeast faculty members. Students are invited to attend these free events.