Conchita Wurst, Caitlyn Jenner, same sex marriage referendums and rulings in Ireland and the United States, use and misuse of terms like transgendered, transsexual, gay, lesbian and queer... As part of several courses at the leading journalism school in the world, the Mizzou students are studying queer sensibilities. This short session will identify some of the editorial challenges and proposed solutions to ensuring more accurate and also less politically correct journalistic coverage.
BETH PIKE, Adjunct Faculty, Missouri School of Journalism (@bethpikeMO)
SUE LLEWELLYN, Journalist and Social Media Consultant (@suellewellyn)
BRYAN BUMGARDNER, Student, Missouri School of Journalism (@bryanbumgardner) SARA TRIMBLE, Student, Missouri School of Journalism (@sara_trimble)