Events & Programs

CNN’s Jim Acosta on Covering President Trump

Jim Acosta
When: July 13, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta talks about his new book, “The Enemy of the People: A Dangerous Time to Tell the Truth in America.” In the book, Acosta
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Trust, Journalism and Media Literacy

NAMLE
When: June 28, 2019 @ 9:15 am
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington DC 20001

To paraphrase Thomas Jefferson, an informed citizenry is vital for a free society to thrive. And yet, in today’s hypersonic media cycle, separating news from noise is becoming all the
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‘Enemy of the People: A Cartoonist’s Journey’

Enemy of the People: A Cartoonist’s Journey
When: June 22, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

Editorial cartoonist Rob Rogers talks about his new book, “Enemy of the People: A Cartoonist’s Journey,” which chronicles his firing from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette after the paper’s editorial director refused
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Inside Media: Behind the Scenes at “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah”

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
When: June 15, 2019 @ 11:00 am
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

Jen Flanz, executive producer for “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah,” supervising producer Ramin Hedayati and producer Jocelyn Conn talk about what it takes to produce the nightly Comedy Central
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Disrupt the Narrative: Centering African American Perspectives on Religious Freedom

Disrupt the Narrative
When: June 7, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Knight Conference Center, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20001 USA

This public conversation will explore the ethics and complex politics of race and religious freedom by centering the issues, narratives and experiences of African Americans in the United States. This
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Workplace Integrity: The Tone Starts at the Top

Power Shift Project
When: July 15, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 1:45 pm
Where: Watch online: https://www.newseum.org/live

As media organizations work to combat sexual harassment and discrimination, employees want to know their leaders are truly committed to the hard work of change. In this live broadcast, the
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Portraits of the Women of the 116th Congress

Redefining Representation: The Women of the 116th Congress
When: May 19, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

For the first time in American history, more than 100 women are serving in the House of Representatives. To mark this dramatic shift in women’s representation, The New York Times
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Wells Fargo Customer Appreciation Day

Wells Fargo Customer Appreciation Day
When: June 29, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20001

Celebrating ‘Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement’ In partnership with Wells Fargo, the Newseum marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Inn protests with a day of films
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Inside Media: Storytelling in Journalism: Past, Present and Future

Thomas Schmidt
When: May 25, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington DC 20001

Thomas Schmidt talks about his new book, “Rewriting the Newspaper: The Storytelling Movement in American Print Journalism,” which analyzes the expansion of narrative journalism and the corresponding institutional changes in
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Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage

When: June 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20001

sold out The Newseum marks the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which guaranteed women the right to vote, with a conversation featuring today’s top political journalists.
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