“Barnes and … A Conversation With Anne Farris Rosen” will air on the Arkansas Educational Television Network at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 3.
Host Steve Barnes will speak with Anne Farris Rosen, daughter of John N. Herbers, an award-winning journalist who covered the civil rights movement of the South.
They will discuss Herbers’ memoir, “Deep South Dispatch: Memoir of a Civil Rights Journalist,” which Rosen spent a decade revising with her father, completing it before his death in March 2017, according to a news release.
“Herbers covered landmark events such as the 1955 trial of Emmett Till and the Alabama Church bombings of four black girls. His career spanned 38 years working for the United Press International and the New York Times specializing in civil rights, national politics, the White House and Congress,” according to the release.
Rosen, also an award-winning journalist, lives in Washington, D.C., and covers national and international politics, government, legal affairs and social issues. Previously, she was a general assignment reporter for the Arkansas Gazette, according to the release.
This episode was taped at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service at Little Rock.
“Barnes and … A Conversation With Ann Farris Rosen” will be repeated at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17. This program is funded in part by The Moving Image Trust Fund.