AEJMC Trailblazers of Diversity Interview with Mary Ann Weston
As a newspaper reporter and freelance writer, Weston reported for newspapers in England and for the Detroit Free Press, among others. She was a member of the Detroit Free Press staff that won a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the 1967 riots there. Weston has then moved on to teach multicultural issues in journalism as an associate professor at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She has written multiple books focused on Native Americans in the news as well as other minority groups, such as co-editing and co-authoring the book U.S. News Coverage of Racial Minorities.
Melissa Garza (interviewer)
Mary Ann Weston (interviewee)
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications Trailblazers of Diversity collection
Weston, Mary Ann
United States - Michigan - Detroit
News Media History