The Presidency in Black and White: My Up-Close View of the White House and Race in America

Nov 16, 2017 - Nov 16, 2017

Trayes Hall, Douglass Student Center

100 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Time: 7:00 pm
Phone Number: 848-932-8018
Contact: cawp.info@eagleton.rutgers.edu
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The Center for American Women and Politics and
The Senator Wynona Lipman Chair in Women's Political Leadership present


The Presidency in Black and White:
My Up-Close View of the White House and Race in America


April Ryan
White House Correspondent, American Urban Radio Networks



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April Ryan is White House reporter for American Urban Radio Networks, and a CNN political analyst. Ryan has a unique vantage point as the only black female reporter covering urban issues from the White House - a position she has held since the Clinton era. She has been featured in Vogue, Cosmopolitan and Elle magazines, The New York Times, and The Washington Post - to name a few. Ryan is the 2017 National Association of Black Journalists' Journalist of the Year, and a Terker Fellow with the George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs. She is the author of the award-winning book, The Presidency in Black and White, and her latest book, At Mama's Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White.

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Event Type: Lecture