The Greater Los Angeles chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists will host an event on Nov. 17 in Leimert Park to examine the role of hyperlocal news organizations in communities of color. The discussion will focus on how online publications cover these communities and the unique challenges that they face.
Our panelists will include:
- Daniela Gerson, managing editor of the Alhambra Source
- Eddie North-Hager, founder, Leimert Park Beat
- Jessica Perez, creator of Mis Neighbors
- Adolfo Flores, reporter for the Pasadena Sun, will moderate.
WHAT: SPJ/LA’s panel discussion on the role of hyperlocal news organizations in communities of color.
WHERE: Eso Won Bookstore, 4331 Degnan Blvd., Los Angeles, CA.
For directions, or further information, please visit www.esowonbookstore.com, or call (323) 290-1048.
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 17, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
I'll be there - I'd love for you to stop by and say hello!