The first of our 1on1 series 2021
Clive Myrie - In conversation with Phil Harding
ZOOM starts at 6.00pm
A Media Society Online Event
As a regular presenter of the BBC’s News At Ten and as an award-winning correspondent , Clive Myrie has become one of the most recognisable faces on British television.
Many will remember his recent reports from Royal London Hospital with the staff struggling to cope with the height of the pandemic. His finely judged interviews with the morticians nurses and doctors on the Covid frontline have been harrowing but essential viewing.
As a foreign correspondent, Clive reported from Tokyo, Los Angeles and Brussels and covered the wars in Kosovo, Afghanistan and Iraq.
Tonight, in conversation with journalist and broadcaster Phil Harding, Clive talks about his career, reporting on conflicts, about black lives on television and about covering the pandemic.
Our interviewer for the evening:
Phil Harding, former Editor of the BBC Today programme and Chief Political Advisor to the Corporation.
Entry tickets are £10 each which helps cover our costs.
We will be making a number of free tickets available for students and anyone currently un-waged.
The Media Society is a volunteer run Charity committed to open access for all our Media themed events.
ZOOM waiting room open at 5.45pm.
Conversation starts at 6.00pm prompt.