In the this episode of Belonging in the News, co-executive director of the Maynard Institute Martin Reynolds, will discuss belonging with award winning-journalist and the current editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue, Versha Sharma. Teen Vogue, a web-only Condé Nast publication, pivoted to become a strong voice on social justice issues in recent years. The discussion will explore:
— having a sense of agency in the newsroom
— belonging as a journalist of color while reporting for a major US publication
— what feels like to be a “first” and Versha’s experience as first South Asian American woman to helm Teen Vogue
The one hour virtual event will take place April 13, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. MT. The last 15 minutes will be open for audience questions.