Executive Director Deirdre Stoelzle Graves has done yeowoman work in getting a Dart Society blog going. It’s just in its initial stages, and I’m optimistic that it will be a vibrant space for us to support journalists who cover issues of trauma and violence, to highlight the work done by Society members and other journalists in these ares and to convene conversations around these issues.
Since midweek, the eyes of the world have been on Haiti, where a 7.0 level earthquake has caused almost unimaginable devastation.
Here’s a post with Ron’s thoughts and photos.
Here is an intriguing response by John McCusker, a 2009 fellow who was part of the photography team at the New Orleans Times-Picayune that received a Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of Hurricane Katrina.
The project is in its initial phases, so comments on any aspect of it are welcome.
Thanks for giving it a look!