Charlayne Hunter-Gault Delivers the 2005 Joe Alex Morris, Jr. Memorial Lecture

June 2005
Nieman Reports;Summer2005, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p123
This article reports on the 2005 Joe Alex Morris, Jr. Memorial Lecture delivered by Charlayne Hunter-Gault, CNN Johannesburg bureau chief, on March 10, 2005 at the Nieman Foundation. The award is given in honor of Morris, a foreign correspondent for the Los Angeles Times who was killed in 1979 while covering the Iranian revolution in Tehran. The lectureship was created in 1981 by Morris's family, Harvard classmates, and friends. Previous Morris lecturers include Anthony Shadid, 2004, Chris Hedges, 2003, and Anne Garrels, 2002.


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