News and Inclusion: Journalism and the Politics of Diversity will focus on the role of journalism in multicultural societies. Scholars from Singapore, Finland, Australia, The Netherlands, Canada, England, and the United States, will examine, in the context of journalism, the question posed by political theorist Iris Marion Young: "What are the norms and conditions of democratic communication under circumstances of structural inequality and cultural difference?
The symposium is free and open to the public -- but, due to limited space, registration is required.
For details, and to register: http://comm.stanford.edu/newsandinclusion/
Presented by Stanford University's Department of Communication, John S. Knight Fellowships for Professional Journalists, the Office of the President, the School of Humanities and Sciences, and the Center for Comparative Studies of Race and Ethnicity, and Erasmus University Rotterdam's Department of Media and Communication.