People, Politics and the Press

On Saturday, July 14, 2018, Mississippi Today collaborated with the Mississippi Humanities Council, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, Mississippi Press Association Education Foundation, Clarion Ledger and Mississippi Today to present a one-day civic engagement summit at the Two Mississippi Museums. Speakers and panelists included Jesse Holland, Washington Correspondent for The Associated Press; Evan Smith, CEO, Texas Tribune; Alexander Burns, National Political Correspondent, The New York Times; and Randall Pinkston, Emmy Award-winning journalist. Click to learn more about this inaugural event.

All photos by Eric J. Shelton – Mississippi Today / Report for America.