2019 Free Expression Awards

When:
April 4, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
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Where:
Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001
USA
Cost:
SOLD OUT
2019 Free Expression Awards @ Newseum
This event is sold out.

The Free Expression Awards recognize individuals who have taken personal or professional risks in sharing critical information with the public, have been censored or punished by authorities or other groups for their work, or have pushed boundaries in artistic and media expression.

Chaired by Mark and Sally Ein and hosted by Katie Couric, award-winning journalist and best-selling author, the 2019 awards will honor:

Judy Woodruff

Anchor and managing editor, “PBS NewsHour”
Lifetime Achievement Award

Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Antoni Porowski and Jonathan Van Ness

Co-hosts, “Queer Eye”

Tarana Burke

Founder of the ‘me too.’ movement

Ava DuVernay

Filmmaker

Elizabeth Palmer, Debora Patta and Holly Williams

Foreign correspondents, CBS News

6:30 p.m. Reception
7:30 p.m. Dinner and Awards Presentation
9:30 p.m. Dessert Reception

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