The New South American Landscape and the Media

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Venue:FIU Biscayne Bay Campus, Wolfe University Center Ballroom

Full-day conference focuses on media and democracy in Latin America. Led by FIU professors Mario Diament, Juliet Pinto, Mercedes Vigon and Maria Elena Villar and media professionals including Andres Oppenheimer, Juan Forero, Emilio Palacio, Daniel Coronell, Rosental Alves, Peter Eisner and UM's Leonardo Ferreira. Panels examine booming economics, social protest and media practices in South America. Presented by FIU School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Co-sponsored by LACC, National Association of Hispanic Journalists and the William Randolf Hearst Foundation. Part of FIU Communications Week.