The Media and Warfare

Audio Files | Posted Mar 9, 2012
Program: EPIIC (Education for Public Inquiry and International Citizenship)

The Media and Warfare, 8:00pm  
Cabot Auditorium 

In honor of Tim Hetherington, Brendan O'Byrne, one of the US Marines featured in Hetherington's and Sebastian Junger's film Restepo, will speak about his interactions with Hetherington and announce the inaugrual recipient of the Tim Hetherington Award, offered by the Institute for Global Leadership's Program on Narrative and Documentary Practice. There will also be presentation of Hetherington's photos.

Daniel Bennett, War Studies Department, King’s College, London; Author, Reporting War, a blog for the Frontline Club

Nick Birnback (EPIIC’91), Chief, Public Information, United Nations Political Office for Somalia (UNPOS)

Carlotta Gall, Senior Reporter for Afghanistan/Pakistan, The New York Times; Fellow, Nieman Foundation, Harvard University

Jeff Howe, Assistant Professor, School of Journalism, Northeastern University; Author, Crowdsourcing: How the Power of Crowds Is Driving the Future of Business

Gary Knight, Photojournalist; Co-founder, VII Photo Agency; Author, Evidence: The Case Against Milosevic; Founding Director, Program on Narrative and Documentary Practice, Institute for Global Leadership, Tufts University

Ramesh Raskar, Associate Professor and Head, Camera Culture Research Group, MIT Media Lab*

Presentation of Photojournalist Tim Hetherington’s work as compiled by Photojournalist Christopher Anderson
Announcement of the Inaugural Tim Hetherington Award Recipient

Michael Fishman, EPIIC Colloquium Member