2017 Studs Terkel Awards
Public Narrative's 2017 Studs Terkel Awards celebrated Terry Mazany, Yam G-Jun, Steve Mills, Carlos Javier Ortiz, Univision Chicago Newsroom and Cate Cahan. They were held on Thursday, March 9 at the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago.
- “At Public Narrative, we believe good storytelling breaks down walls and builds understanding while good journalism holds up our Democracy. We are grateful to this group and to all the amazing journalists, who day-in and day-out are on the frontlines. They are defending our First Amendment rights by speaking truth to power via their work.” Susy Schultz, president of @publicnarrative . 📸 #terkel2017 ________ #susyschultz #publicnarrative #chicagoawards #chicagoevents #chicago #mediarey
- — EASY BLEE (@bleeinternets)Fri, Mar 10 2017 00:40:49My Studs memory: he was the first white person I ever heard speak passionately about injustices of Japanese American internment #Terkel2017
- — EASY BLEE (@bleeinternets)Fri, Mar 10 2017 00:44:59
- — EASY BLEE (@bleeinternets)Fri, Mar 10 2017 00:47:25It wasn't until then that I really understood Terkel's place in Chicago history. I went and got Division Street, Working. #Terkel2017