Master Lectures and Conversations Series

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Sarah topol

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Macon Campus, Arts Complex Theater

Middle Georgia State University will host investigative journalist Sarah Topol as part of the Master Lectures and Conversations Series. Sponsored by the Department of Continuing Education, the University Honors Program, and the Department of Media, Culture, and the Arts, this event will take place on the Macon Campus in the Arts Complex Theater from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 4th.

Sarah Topol

For over a decade, Topol has reported from more than two dozen countries in the Middle East, the former Soviet Union, and Africa. She has been a Nation Institute Investigative Fund grantee, an International Women’s Media Foundation fellow, as well as a Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting grantee. She is a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine, and has been published in the Atlantic, Businessweek, Esquire, Foreign Policy, Fortune, Harper’s, Matter, Newsweek, the New Republic, New York Magazine, Outside, Playboy, Popular Science, Politico, Slate, and Travel + Leisure.

In 2012 Topol won the Kurt Schork Award in International Journalism for her coverage of the Civil War in Libya for GQ.

The format will be conversational with Associate Professor of Journalism Andre Nicholson serving as moderator. As a new program in the redesign of Continuing Education at Middle Georgia State University, the Master Lectures and Conversations Series continues to promote public engagement with the great ideas of our times. These lectures, classes, and conversations are brought to the public by MGA and its intellectual partners.

This event is free and open to the public. For questions, please contact Kevin Cantwell at .

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