INTERVIEW WITH NATION MAGAZINE PUBLISHER VICTOR NAVASKY ON
INTERNATIONAL NEWS COVERAGE BY MAGAZINES
Victor Navasky is the former editor and now publisher of The Nation Magazine, serves on the faculty of the Columbia Journalism School and is the Chairman of the Columbia Journalism Review. He is author of three books.
Interviewed by ERIC ALTERMAN, Senior Fellow, World Policy Institute
Nation Magazine Publisher Victor Navasky has enjoyed one of the longest and most storied careers in modern American journalism. He has also thought long and hard about what journalism–particularly opinion journalism–is good for in a democratic society. Drawing on his recent celebrated book, A Matter of Opinion, he will talk with long-time World Policy Institute senior fellow Eric Alterman about the politics of opinion formation in national and international affairs.
Thursday, November 10, 2005, 6:00-7:30 p.m. Swayduck Auditorium, first floor, 65 Fifth Avenue (between East 13-14th sts.). Admission is $5.00.