Dr. Gina Baleria (The Journalism Behind Journalism) will speak on topics related to her new book and ongoing work. She will discuss issues related to bias and objectivity in the journalism field, as well as how our media landscape can better address issues of power, equity and addressing the needs of news audiences. Audience questions and discussion are welcomed.
Gina Baleria, Ed.D., is an assistant professor of digital media, media writing, podcasting, and journalism at Sonoma State University. Prior to teaching, Dr. Baleria was an award-winning broadcast and digital journalist. Outside of work, she enjoys hiking, reading, and spending time with friends and family. She and her husband live in San Francisco.