by Lindsay Beyerstein
Notes on journalism for the common good
The Call for Entries for the 2014 Hillman Prizes closed on January 31, 2014. Winners will be announced on April 23. The Hillman Prizes award ceremony and reception will be Tuesday May 6, 2014 at the Times Center.
The 2013 Hillman Officers' Award for Public Service went to garment workers in Bangladesh in memory of Aminul Islam
The March 18 Canadian Hillman Prize reception in Toronto was a huge success. See photos and video of acceptance speeches.
New and Notable
Tuesday June 3rd: join us for a discussion on the forgotten history of residential segregation at the Schomburg Center with Farai Chideya, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Richard Rothstein, and Patrick Sharkey.
E.J. Dionne received a special Hillman Award for Career Achievement. Photos and acceptance speech here.