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Join us for an informative series of FREE talks and panel discussions exploring developments in communication and media today. Sponsored by the SMC Associates and the SMC Communication & Media Studies Department. Call (310) 434-4003 for details and more information.

                                                  Seating is strictly on a first-arrival basis.

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Bart Bartholomew

Documenting the Los Angeles Riots 25 Years Ago

Award-winning photojournalist Bart Bartholomew—who currently shoots photos for The J. Paul Getty Trust, The Simon Wiesenthal Center and Museum of Tolerance, and numerous other organizations—has covered fast-breaking news in 50 countries for such publications as Time, Newsweek, US News, and The New York Times. He will talk about the day he shot the memorable photos at Florence & Normandie of the riots that erupted April 29, 1992, after the Rodney King verdict. Sponsored by the SMC Communication & Media Studies Department.

Thu, April 27 | 11:15am | Free | HSS 165

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Barry Kibrick

Between the Lines

Producer, and writer Barry Kibrick—who was awarded three of his five LA EMMYs as the host and creator of the nationally distributed show "Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick"—will offer inspiration based on solid realities as he talks about his background in TV and radio, and how, even under even the most precarious of circumstances, a mixture of perseverance, patience, and learning how to react and adapt to unforeseen circumstances can help anyone build a career. Sponsored by the SMC Associates (www.smc.edu/associates) and SMC Communication & Media Studies Department.

Tue, May 16 | 11:15am | Free | HSS 165