TOWN HALL MEETING ON THE IMUS CONTROVERSY04/25/07 Robert Lorei
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Our guest this half hour is Eric Deggans, president of the Tampa Bay Associciation of Black Journalists and media critic for the St. Petersburg Times. He's organizing a town hall meeting on the fallout from the Imus firing. He says: ".. But the explosion of discussion locally and nationally about race, gender and class in media following the Don Imus scandal inspired the Tampa Bay Association of Black Journalists and the Department of Journalism at the University of South Florida to schedule a town hall meeting to discuss the issue.
Scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday, April 26, the town hall will take place at the Campus Activities Center at the University of South Florida, the corner of 6th Ave. South and 2nd St. South in St. Petersburg. Admission is free and all are invited to attend.