July 14, 2018
  09:00 AM

Keynote: Jesse Holland

  10:00 AM

Concurrent Sessions:

"Fake News," Public Trust and the Media

Jeff Amy; R.L. Nave; Anita Lee; Randall Pinkston, moderator

If We Don't Do It, Who Will?: Community Journalism in Mississippi

Charlie Smith (The Columbian Progress); Ray Mosby (Deer Creek Pilot); Jamie Patterson (Yazoo Herald); David Hampton, moderator

  11:15 AM

Southern Politics in the Age of Trump

Austin Barbour, Brandon Jones; Jesse Holland; Alexander Burns; Curtis Wilkie moderator

  12:15 PM

Lunch Break

  01:00 PM

Keynote: Evan Smith

"From the State House to Your House: The Texas Tribune and the Future of Media"

  02:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions:

Covering the Mississippi Capitol

Emily Pettus; Bobby Harrison; Geoff Pender; Adam Ganucheau; Meg Annison, moderator

Millennials and the Media

Bracey Harris; Ko Bragg; Ashley Norwood; Kayleigh Skinner; Jake McGraw, moderator.

  03:30 PM

The Fourth Estate:  The Role of Journalism in our & Democracy

Evan Smith; Alexander Burns; Curtis Wilkie; Randall Pinkston, moderator


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