The National Press Club

in co-operation with the

Department of Communication Science at Unisa

presents the 6th

Percy Qoboza memorial lecture

The memorial lecture

How the media participates in the racism debate
in post-apartheid South Africa

will be delivered by
Kevin Ritchie,
Editor of The Star.

It will be followed by a panel discussion.

Sizwe Ndingane – Acting Pictures Editor, Sunday Times
Virginia Keppler – Pretoria Bureau Chief, The Citizen
Karabo Ngoepe – Pretoria Correspondent, News24

Date: Wednesday, 19 October 2016 @ 18:00
Venue: Miriam Makeba Hall, UNISA Pretoria Campus, Preller Street,
Muckleneuk, Pretoria, click here for directions
RSVP: Click here by Friday, 14 October 2016.

Apart from honouring one of South Africa's most renowned newspaper editors,
this annual lecture will help strengthen the pillars of democracy – freedom of speech and freedom of the media –
to ensure that Black Wednesday never happens again.

The winner of the National Press Club's annual Patrick Hlahla bursary will also be announced.

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