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FILM PRESENTED BY LIU BROOKLYN AT BAM • BROOKLYN

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

SEMINAR

“Dangerous Lines: Cartoonists and Other Subversives”—Gary Trudeau (Doonesbury), Jules Feiffer (Feiffer), and Django Gold (The Onion) discuss the role of comics and satire in light of the Paris terrorist attacks

KUMBLE THEATER AT LIU BROOKLYN
Thursday, April 9, 2015
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

AWARDS CEREMONY & RECEPTION
THE ROOSEVELT HOTEL • NEW YORK CITY

Friday, April 10, 2015
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Discounted tickets are available to faculty, staff and students. Please contact Nancy Livingstone at nancy.livingstone@liu.edu for more information.

The 2014 George Polk Award Winners

INTERNATIONAL REPORTING
Rukmini Callimachi
Ransom for Hostages
The New York Times

FOREIGN REPORTING
Rania Abouzeid
“The Jihad Next Door”
PoliticoMagazine

HEALTH REPORTING
Adam Nossiter, Norimitsu
Onishi, Ben Solomon,
Sheri Fink, Helene Cooper and
Daniel Berehulak
Ebola in West Africa
The New York Times

NATIONAL REPORTING
Carol Leonnig
Secret Service Scandal
The Washington Post

LOCAL REPORTING
Tim Novak, Chris Fusco and Carol Marin
“Who Killed David Koschman?”
Chicago Sun-Times

BUSINESS REPORTING
International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
Tax Havens in China and Europe
The Center for Public Integrity

ENVIRONMENTAL REPORTING
Staff
Oso Mudslide
The Seattle Times

 

JUSTICE REPORTING
Julie K. Brown
Florida Prison Deaths
Miami Herald

Michael Schwirtz and
Michael Winerip
Rikers Island Expose
The New York Times

MAGAZINE REPORTING
James Verini
“Should the United Nations Wage War to Keep Peace?”
National Geographic

MILITARY REPORTING
Dennis Wagner
VA Hospital Scandal
The Arizona Republic

STATE REPORTING
Doug Pardue, Glenn Smith,
Jennifer Berry Hawes and
Natalie Caula Hauff
“Till Death Do Us Part”
The Post and Courier (South Carolina)

TELEVISION REPORTING
Marisa Venegas, John Carlos Frey, and
Solly Granatstein
“Muriendo por Cruzar”
(“The Real Death Valley”)
Telemundo, The Weather Channel,
Efran Films and The Investigative Fund
(Melvin McCray)

COMMENTARY
Ta-Nehisi Coates
“The Case for Reparations”
The Atlantic

CAREER AWARD
Garry Trudeau

 

 

Posted 02/20/2015

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