Cocktails & Conversations: What's In A Name- Media, Language & Representation

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This month’s conversation explores how language deployed in the media impacts how we think about gender, race, class, ability and ethnicity. Panelists include Shey Rivera, Executive Director at AS200 and Gabriela Domenzian, Roger Williams University Latino Policy Institute. The event includes cash bar and appetizers. $15

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Jim McGaw

A lifelong Portsmouth resident, Jim graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1982 and earned a journalism degree from the University of Rhode Island in 1986. He's worked two different stints at East Bay Newspapers, for a total of 18 years with the company so far. When not running all over town bringing you the news from Portsmouth, Jim listens to lots and lots and lots of music, watches obscure silent films from the '20s and usually has three books going at once. He also loves to cook crazy New Orleans dishes for his wife of 25 years, Michelle, and their two sons, Jake and Max.