Calvin Sims, of The New York Times, presents Headline: “Black Man Hails Taxi in New York”
Thursday, February 22, 11:30 a.m., Stockade Building, Room 101. Free.
Calvin Sims was named Director of Television Development for The New York Times in March 2005. In this role, he develops and produces current affairs documentaries and programming and serves as a liaison between the newspaper, its television division, the Discovery Times channel, and strategic partners. Sims joined Times Television in 2003 as editorial producer, after 18 years as a reporter and national and foreign correspondent for the newspaper, reporting from Los Angeles, South America, Japan, Korea and Indonesia.
During his presentation, he will discuss racial perspectives in today’s society.