11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Sunday, October 27, 2019
Capitol Extension Room E1.014
1100 Congress Avenue, AUSTIN Texas
Join Dr. Jeremy Slack (Deported to Death), Oscar Cásares (Where We Come From), Carlos Sanchez (Texas Monthly), and Silvia Foster-Frau (San Antonio Express-News) for a conversation that brings journalists and experts together to discuss the human rights and reporting challenges facing reporters who seek to cover news regarding immigration and the U.S.-Mexico border. From large-scale surveillance and targeting of journalists to the denial of press access to detention centers around the country, this urgent discussion will explore what experts and journalists face in finding and sharing the truth about immigration.
- Moderator: PEN America
- Booksigning: 12:15PM-1:15PM. Texas Monthly TBF Book Signing Tent, Congress Avenue