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From Great Deeds to Great Leads: Why a Knowledge of History is Essential for Modern Journalism

Mark Starowicz, creator of the

The ACM Speaker Series is pleased to present its second event of the Winter 2014 term, From Great Deeds to Great Leads: Why a Knowledge of History is Essential for Modern Journalism with Mark Starowicz.

During his lecture, Mr. Starowicz, the executive Director of the Documentary Unit at the CBC, will explore the important relationship between history and journalism and will discuss why an understanding and knowledge of history is critical to producing great journalism.

The lecture will take place on Wednesday, February 5th from 11am to 1pm in room HW 215. Admission to the lecture is free and everyone is welcome to attend.

For more information, please visit www.utsc.utoronto.ca/acm/news-events.

From Great Deeds to Great Leads: Why a Knowledge of History is Essential for Modern Journalism with Mark Starowicz is co-sponsored and co-presented by the Department of Arts, Culture and Media and the Department of Historical and Cultural Studies.

About Mark Starowicz:

Mark Starowicz is a noted Canadian journalist and documentary producer and is the current executive director of the Documentary Unit at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). From 1982 to 1992, he was the executive producer of The Journal, CBC Television’s flagship newsmagazine program. Since 1992, he has been an executive documentary producer for the CBC. He was also the creator and executive producer of the award-winning TV series, Canada: A People's History.




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