Nieman Conference Examines Media Freedom in Eastern Europe

Seitz, Jonathan
June 2011
Nieman Reports;Summer2011, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p63
The article discusses the highlights of the conference "Journalism in Eastern Europe: Who Controls the Media?" held by the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts on May 6, 2011. Journalists, academics and media experts shared their experiences on reporting news in Eastern Europe. The main topic of discussion was the need to improve the quality of journalism. Romanian journalist Stefan Candeo, former East Africa correspondent Gwen Thompkins and Russian editor Maxim Trudolyubov were among the speakers.


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