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The Department of Communication Studies offers many kinds of events, most free and open to the public. We organize and sponsor numerous lectures, workshops and conferences over the course of the academic year. Our programming covers a wide range of topics and features presenters from diverse disciplines and is designed to foster an understanding of the mass media and emerging media.


CSEAS Southeast Asia Practice and Scholarship Series. Perspectives on the State of Journalism

Moderator: Allen Hicken, U-M Political Science | Panelists: Orlando de Guzman, Ilaya Films; Arlyn Gajilan, Thompson Reuters; Tyrell Haberkorn, U-W Madison Southeast Asian Studies; Hkun Lat, Myanmar photojournalist
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
3:00-5:00 PM
Room 1010 | 10th Floor Event Space Weiser Hall Map
Contemporary journalists covering the various countries of Southeast Asia face unprecedented challenges in the form of suppression, censorship, incarceration, and violence.

This roundtable discussion presents perspectives from Myanmar, Thailand, and the Philippines.

Panelists: Orlando de Guzman, documentary filmmaker, Ilaya Films; Arlyn Gajilan, correspondent, Thompson Reuters; Tyrell Haberkorn, associate professor, Southeast Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Hkun Lat, freelance documentary photographer, Myanmar

Moderator: Allen Hicken, professor, Department of Political Science, University of Michigan

If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this event, please reach out to at least 2 weeks in advance of this event. Please be aware that advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the university to arrange.
Building: Weiser Hall
Event Type: Presentation
Tags: Asia, Journalism, Media
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Center for Southeast Asian Studies, International Institute, Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, Asian Languages and Cultures, Communication Studies, Wallace House

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