Eric Deggans is NPR’s first full-time TV critic, appearing on broadcasts such as Morning Edition and All Things Considered, along with providing an array of written contributions to NPR.org.
He previously worked for the Tampa Bay Times as TV/Media Critic and
in other roles for nearly 20 years.
He is also the author of Race-Baiter: How the Media Wields Dangerous Words to
Divide a Nation, a look at how prejudice, racism and sexism fuels some elements of some elements of modern media, published in 2012.
The Friends will host a reception for the author and guests in the community room from 5:30 - 6:00 pm. Books will be available for purchase, and refreshments will be served.
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