Samar is the editor of Indiaspend.org and factchecker.in, both non-profits focused on data-driven public-interest journalism and fact checking. A journalist for 28 years, his last full-time job was Managing Editor of the Hindustan Times. He holds a Master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia and has been a visiting lecturer at the University of California-Berkeley and a fellow at the Nieman Foundation, Harvard University. Samar is the author of two books.
Session Detail :
Undernourished reportage An unhealthy and malnourished India cannot be a superpower. Yet healthcare is among the most ignored beats in Indian media. How do we change this?
Dinesh C. Sharma, Samar Halarnkar, Shamika Ravi, Vinod K Paul, Amy KazminModerated by Govindraj Ethiraj
- Saturday, August 4
- 4.30 – 5.30
- Stein Auditorium