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Meet the NEW press on January 12

Colorado Press Women,  the Denver Woman’s Press Club and the Denver Film Society invite you to:

An afternoon with Denver’s online journalists and a special screening of “The Post”

Saturday, January 12, 2019
1:00 p.m.
Sie Film Center
2510 E. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO

Cost: $7.50 for DFS members, $11.00 for nonmembers
To order tickets, go to denverfilm.org (select the “Coming Soon” menu and scroll down to find the Fourth Estate series.)

“The Post,” an Academy Award-nominated biopic, tells the true story of the Vietnam cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents. Following Daniel Ellsberg’s leak of the Pentagon Papers, The Washington Post Publisher Katherine Graham (Meryl Streep) and Editor Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks) must decide how far to go to protect the freedom of the press.

A panel discussion with Denver’s premier online journalists including Ashley Dean, Assistant Editor of Denverite, Susan Greene, Editor of The Colorado Independent, and Dana Coffield, Senior Editor of The Colorado Sun will follow the film. Westword Co-founder and Editor Patricia Calhoun will moderate the discussion.


Ongoing CPW Events

Writers Group
The CPW Writers Group welcomes new members interested in stretching into creative writing, whether it’s fiction, nonfiction, poetry or scripts. We meet at 10 a.m . on the second Saturday of the month. For details, contact Dala Giffin.

 

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CPW’s Ruth Anna receives inaugural Citizen Champion award at CFOIC lunch and workshop to mark Sunshine Week

By | April 19th, 2018|Categories: Club News, Events|

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Fake news workshop offers tips and resources to help weed out bogus news sources

By | February 6th, 2018|Categories: Club News, Events|

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By | November 26th, 2017|Categories: Club News, Events|

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By | August 10th, 2017|Categories: Club News, Events|

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