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The 2018 Everett C. Parker Lecture

The Everett C. Parker Lecture has been a tradition in media justice for over 30 years. The lecture and awards ceremony is sponsored by the Office of Communication, Inc. (OC, Inc.) of the United Church of Christ.

2018 Everett C. Parker Lecture and Awards Breakfast Honorees:

  • Helen Brunner, founding director of the Media Democracy Fund, will deliver the 36th Annual Parker Lecture
  • Gigi B. Sohn, a Distinguished Fellow at the Georgetown Law Institute for Technology Law & Policy and Benton Senior Fellow and Public Advocate, will receive the Everett C. Parker Award

Read the press release to learn more about this year’s honorees. 
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Helen Brunner Gigi B. Sohn

The Everett C. Parker Ethics in Telecommunications Lecture was created in 1982 to recognize the Rev. Dr. Everett C. Parker, founder of OC, Inc., and his pioneering work as an advocate for the public's rights in broadcasting. The event is the only lecture in the country to examine telecommunications in the digital age from an ethical perspective. Past speakers have included network presidents, Congressional leaders, and FCC chairs and commissioners, as well as academics, cable and telephone executives and journalists. Learn more.

October 11, 2018 at 8am - 11am EST
Washington, DC
945 G St NW
Washington, DC 20001
United States
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