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Charlayne Hunter-Gault

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America's Racial Society- Past, Present and our Potential Future feat. Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Digging Deep

Featured on our first podcast episode, we have the phenomenal Charlayne Hunter-Gault, an American civil rights activist, journalist, and former foreign correspondent for National Public Radio and the Public Broadcasting Service. She was the first black woman to attend the University of Georgia in 1961.

1hr 2mins

3 Sep 2020

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Special Final Word - Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Words Matter

The month of March is international women's history month and we recently celebrated International Women's Day. Black history month just ended in February -- and so in honor of both, Katie will be highlighting some outstanding women in this space. This week...Charlayne Hunter-Gault is an Emmy award winning investigative journalist and recipient of 2 Peabody Awards. But before any of that, she was the first black woman to attend the University of Georgia in the segregated South in 1961. Charlayne Hunter-Gault graduated with a degree in journalism in 1963. She went on to work for the New York Times ,The NewsHour With Jim Lehrer and worked as NPR's chief correspondent in Africa for many years. She's also an author. She wrote in my place a memoir about her experiences at the University of Georgia. Charlayne Hunter-Gault is a pioneer and paved the way for many women in journalism and education. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/words-matter. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

4mins

13 Mar 2019

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Charlayne Hunter-Gault on giving a voice to the voiceless

The Lead

In this episode, distinguished Grady College alumna Charlayne Hunter-Gault reflects on her career as a reporter and time at UGA, her drive for becoming a journalist and her lifelong mission of providing a voice to the voiceless.

19mins

7 Mar 2018

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WMC Live #10: Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Dr. Marianne Legato, Valerie Hudson, Rachel Lloyd, Ingoma Nshya. (Original Airdate 10/27/2012)

Women's Media Center Live with Robin Morgan

Robin takes on willful ignorance, and speaks with "Sex and World Peace" author Valerie Hudson; and sexploitation survivor Rachel Lloyd. Journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault talks about her career and the state of the world; members of Ingoma Nshya, a women's drumming troupe formed by Rwandan genocide survivors, plays; and Dr. Marianne Legato explains the new science of gender-specific medicine.

59mins

27 Oct 2012

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Charlayne Hunter-Gault Visits MHC

Mount Holyoke College Podcast

The Emmy and Peabody Award-winning journalist delivered the first Spring 2009 Body Politic(s) lecture and launched the Weissman Center for Leadership and the Liberal Arts Tenth Anniversary celebration with her talk titled "From Jim Crow to Apartheid South Africa and Beyond: A Journalist's Journey."

13mins

14 Apr 2009

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New News Out of Africa with Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Journalism (Video)

Broadcast journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault reports on the struggle for democracy and human rights that she witnessed during her many years covering South Africa in this keynote address honoring the 20th anniversary of Eleanor Roosevelt College at the University of California, San Diego. [Public Affairs] [Show ID: 15980]

57mins

9 Mar 2009

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New News Out of Africa with Charlayne Hunter-Gault

Journalism (Audio)

Broadcast journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault reports on the struggle for democracy and human rights that she witnessed during her many years covering South Africa in this keynote address honoring the 20th anniversary of Eleanor Roosevelt College at the University of California, San Diego. [Public Affairs] [Show ID: 15980]

57mins

9 Mar 2009