Tag Archives: Religion

Journalist Jason Berry discusses the Catholic Church and the media at USC Annenberg event

By Alex Reed Student Writer On Feb. 21, USC Annenberg welcomed journalist Jason Berry for a lunchtime discussion on “The Catholic Church and the Media: Story at a Crossroads.” Berry is an award-winning investigative reporter and  author of several books … Continue reading

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USC Annenberg announces Knight Grants for Reporting on Religion and American Public Life

USC Annenberg announced this week that applications are now being accepted for Knight Grants for Reporting on Religion and American Public Life. The competition, sponsored by the Knight Program in Media and Religion, provides funding for projects that explore how … Continue reading

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Winston speaks twice at SMU’s 2012 Public Life/Personal Faith Lecture

Journalism professor Diane Winston, holder of the Knight Chair in Media and Religion, delivered two lectures at the annual Public Life/Personal Faith Lecture at the Southern Methodist University on Feb. 9 and 10. She lectured about“Soup Soap and Salvation: William Booth’s … Continue reading

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Winston on TV’s favorite serial killer

Professor Diane Winston, holder of the Knight Chair in Media and Religion, was recently quoted in a Sept. 27 Washington Post article titled “TV’s favorite serial killer finds religion.” The article discusses the show “Dexter” and how the titled character, a non-believing … Continue reading

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Winston published in Religion Dispatches

Journalism professor and holder of the Knight Chair in Media and Religion Diane Winston wrote an op-ed piece, “Tea party, Circa 1930s: A response to Michael Kazin,” for Religion Dispatches magazine. Her piece is in response to Kazin’s recent New … Continue reading

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Winston on religious worship online

The New York Times published  a Sept. 8 op-ed by professor Diane Winston, USC Annenberg’s Knight Chair in Media and Religion. In the article, “Spreading the Good Word, Now Online,” Winston discussed the benefits of using the Internet as a … Continue reading

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Winston’s reporting on religion class launches website

Journalism professor Diane Winston‘s JOUR 585 Reporting on Religion class has just launched a website of student work done in Israel this spring. “Many of the stories provide background on the economic and social conditions that led to this summer’s … Continue reading

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