Poynter - Ilia Calderón: Reclaiming Ancestry and Confronting Race

Event time: 
Tuesday, April 11, 2023 - 12:00pm
Kroon Hall (KRN), Burke Auditorium See map
195 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Calendar Speaker/Performer: 
Ilia Calderón, Emmy Award Winning Journalist and Univision Primetime Anchor
Event description: 

Ilia Calderón is an Emmy Award–winning journalist, the co-anchor of Univision’s flagship evening newscast Noticiero Univision, and cohost of Univision’s primetime news magazine Aquí y Ahora. She is the first Afro-Latina to anchor a national weekday evening newscast for a major Hispanic broadcast network in the United States, having previously co-anchored three other news desks for Univision and two for Telemundo. She is the author of My Time to Speak: Reclaiming Ancestry and Confronting Race (2020).