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Published June 22, 2021

On Tuesday June 22, in the second of a two-part series of conversations, Karen Rundlet (director of the Journalism Program at the Knight Foundation) led a roundtable conversation among representatives of nonprofit journalism organizations across the country, discussing their various missions and the challenges and goals they face in reporting and delivering the news in 21st century America. The free online event, hosted by Virginia Humanities in partnership with the Federation of State Humanities Councils, will feature directors and practitioners with decades of experience in journalism. 

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This program is part of the “Democracy and the Informed Citizen” initiative, administered by the Federation of State Humanities Councils and funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation across forty-nine statewide humanities councils. The multi-year initiative seeks to deepen the public’s knowledge and appreciation of the vital connections between democracy, the humanities, journalism, and an informed citizenry.

Vanessa Adkins, right, is apprenticing under her cousin Jessica Canaday Stewart learning the finer points of traditional Chickahominy dancing. Photos taken at the Fall Festival and Pow Wow in Charles City on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012.

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