January 3, 2018

The Forum Podcast - Jill Abramson & Jane Mayer

Nicco Mele, Director of the Shorenstein Center (L), moderates the a conversation with Jane Mayer (M), Staff Writer, The New Yorker; author, "Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical and Jill Abramson (R), Senior lecturer, Harvard University; political columnist, The Guardian; former executive editor, The New York Times in the JFK Jr. Forum on October 13, 2018. (Photograph by Martha Stewart)

Recorded in October 2018, this week's podcast features a timely conversation between Jill Abramson, the former executive editor of The New York Times and Jane Mayer Staff Writer at The New Yorker.

The Theodore H. White Lecture on Press and Politics is traditionally just that: a lecture. But this year, the 29th edition was presented as a conversation on the press and democracy, moderated Shorenstein Center Director Nicco Mele, between these two legends of American journalism. 

Click here to read a transcript of this podcast episode.