Upcoming Symposium on Race and Racism in American Media

Race in Media flierFor any interested students, faculty or staff, there is an upcoming virtual symposium, hosted by Georgetown Law and University of Houston Law, on Race, Racism and the American Media.

FEBRUARY 25 - 26, 2022

This event will explore historic and contemporary racial discrimination in all modalities of modern media.


Approved CLE Credit Pending


Confirmed participants include:

Leonard M. Baynes
Dean and Professor of Law,
University of Houston Law Center

Howard Shelanski
Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

Paul Starr
Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, and Stuart Professor of Communications and Public Affairs,
Princeton University

Cathy Hughes
Founder and Chairperson
Urban One

Joseph Torres
Senior Director of Strategy and Engagement
Free Press/Media 2070

Robin A. Lenhardt
Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

Anthony E. Varona
Dean Emeritus and M. Minnette Massey Professor of Law,
University of Miami School of Law

Anupam Chander
Scott K. Ginsburg Professor of Law and Technology,
Georgetown University Law Center

William M. Treanor
Executive Vice President and Dean of
Georgetown University Law Center;
Paul Regis Dean Leadership Chair;
Professor of Law

Mignon Clyburn
Former Commissioner
Federal Communications Commission


Georgetown University Racial Justice Institute

University of Houston Law Center

Media 2070