Middle East Studies

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Upcoming Events

Apr30

FAMS Presents: A Fragile Trust and Director Samantha Grant 4/30 4:30pm JCC

Film and Media Studies
Johnson Center, Cinema
April 30, 2014, 4:30 PM to 7:15 PM

A Fragile Trust tells the shocking story of Jayson Blair, the most infamous serial plagiarist of our time, and how he unleashed the massive scandal that rocked the New York Times and the entire world of journalism. A Fragile Trust is the first film to tell the whole story of the scandal while exploring deeper themes such as power, ethics, representation, race, and accountability in the mainstream media.

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