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Sunday, August 18 • 4:45pm - 5:45pm
The Changing Role of Media and its Impact in the Modern World

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New forms of media have revolutionised traditional reporting and journalism. In this session, we explore the role, challenges, ethical quandaries and obligations the media faces in South Africa, in the Jewish community and around the world.

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Peta Krost Maunder

Currently editor of the SA Jewish Report, Peta previously edited The Media Magazine and Wits Business School Journal. She was managing editor of M-Net's Carte Blanche for 7 years and has worked as a journalist on the Sunday Times, Saturday Star and Sunday Independent, as well as Jerusalem... Read More →
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Anton Harber

Anton is the Caxton Professor of Journalism (Adjunct) at Wits University. He was a co-founder and editor of the anti-apartheid newspaper, the Weekly Mail (now the Mail & Guardian), editor-in-chief of South Africa’s leading television news channel, eNCA, and chief executive of Kagiso... Read More →
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Jonathan Ancer

Jonathan has been a journalist at The Star, editor of Grocott’s Mail and a crossword columnist for the Cape Times. He has won awards for hard-news journalism, feature and creative writing. His books include ‘The Victor Within’ (with Victor Vermeluen), ‘Spy: Uncovering Craig... Read More →
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Carol Steinberg

Carol is an advocate at the Johannesburg Bar, specialising in public and constitutional law. Before going to the Bar, she was a senior member of the Department of Arts and Culture and later advisor to the Minister. She is a published playwright who worked with Junction Avenue Theatre... Read More →

Sunday August 18, 2019 4:45pm - 5:45pm PDT
Room 12