The Al Filipov Peace & Justice Forum
Journalist and Advocate
Wednesday, September 19th, 7pm – 9pm
Four-time Peabody Award winner and four-time Emmy Award winner, John Hockenberry has reported from all over the world in virtually every medium. He is a former anchor for MSNBC and correspondent for NBC News, ABC News, and National Public Radio. A paraplegic since an auto accident at age nineteen, Hockenberry is the author of a best-selling memoir, Moving Violations: War Zones, Wheelchairs and Declarations of Independence. Mr. Hockenberry is currently co-host of the live public radio morning news program, The Takeaway, produced by Public Radio International and WNYC New York.