NABJ Announces 2011 Salute To Excellence Awards Winners
August 9, 2011 at 3:04 PM (PT)
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLACK JOURNALISTS announced the winners of its 2011 Salute to Excellence Awards at the organization's convention in PHILADELPHIA on SATURDAY (8/6).
The radio winners:
Radio Market 16 & Below
News: Short Form: WUNC/CHAPEL HILL, LEONEDA INGE, "Haitian Creole"
Documentary: WBAI/NEW YORK, THE MIDNIGHT RAVERS, "CURTIS MAYFIELD -- Keep on Pushin"
Public Affairs: Program: MICHAEL ERIC DYSON, DAVAR ARDALAN, and BOB MALESKY, "Freedom Plow: The MICHAEL ERIC DYSON Show"
Public Affairs: Interview/Discussion: MICHAEL ERIC DYSON, DAVAR ARDALAN, TERIA ROGERS, and CARLOS OLAZAGASTI, "MAYA ANGELOU: The MICHAEL ERIC DYSON Show"
Feature: WUNC/CHAPEL HILL, LEONEDA INGE, "North Carolina Mutual"
Sports: KOGO-A/SAN DIEGO, PHIL FARRAR, "Black Ice, Gold Mettle"
News: Long Form: WBEZ/CHICAGO, ROBERT WILDEBOER and CATE CAHAN, "CHICAGO still not up to speed with new gun law"
Radio Top 15 Market
Sports: WNYC-A-F/NEW YORK, JENNA FLANAGAN, "Chlorine and Curls"
News: Short Form: WBEZ/CHICAGO, NATALIE MOORE and JULIA MCEVOY, "Transgender Woman Fights Public Housing Discrimination"
News: Long Form: WNYC-A-F/NEW YORK, ALEXIS GORDON, COURTNEY STEIN, MARIANNE MCCUNE, and KAARI PITKIN, "Back to the Middle East"
Investigative: WBEZ/CHICAGO, NATALIE MOORE and SHAWN ALLEE, "Federal food stamp program fails some low-income Chicagoans"
Feature: WNYC-A-F/NEW YORK, SANDA HIYTE, MARIANNE MCCUNE, and KAARI PITKIN, "Gamun-Pyul"
Public Affairs: Interview/Discussion: WBEZ/CHICAGO, STEVE BYNUM, RICHARD STEELE, and "WORLDVIEW" Staff, "Worldview Race Series: Film Black Images"
Documentary: WNYC-A-F/NEW YORK, FARAI CHADEYA, DEAN CAPPELLO, KERRY DONAHUE, and SUZIE LECHTENBERG, "Pop & Politics with FARAI CHIDEYA"
News: Short Form: ASSOCIATED PRESS RADIO, JULIE WALKER, "SHERROD at NABJ"
Radio - Feature: NPR, ALLISON KEYES, "DONNY HATHAWAY: Neglected Heart of Soul"
News: Long Form: NPR, ALLISON KEYES, "Remembering Civil Rights Activist DOROTHY HEIGHT"
Sports: WUNC/CHAPEL HILL-NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO, ANITA S. WOODLEY and DICK GORDON, "The Story: Off the Corner"
Documentary: ROBIN WASHINGTON, "My Favorite Things At 50"
Commentary: NPR, MICHEL MARTIN, "Can I Just Tell You"
Public Affairs: Program: NPR, MICHEL MARTIN, "Tell Me More"
Public Affairs: Interview/Discussion: WUNC/CHAPEL HILL-NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO, ANITA S. WOODLEY and DICK GORDON, "When Living in a Hotel is Not a Vacation"
Interactive: News: NPR, KEITH JENKINS, "A Year of Challenges: HAITI After the Quake."