Journalism and Democracy
Kathy Roberts Forde is professor of journalism at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and the author of Literary Journalism on Trial: Masson v. New Yorker and the First Amendment. Sid Bedingfield is associate professor at the Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota. He is the author of Newspaper Wars: Civil Rights and White Resistance in South Carolina, 1935–1965. Forde and Bedingfield are co-editors of Journalism and Jim Crow: White Supremacy and the Black Struggle for a New America (2021).