Nikole Hannah-Jones is an award-winning investigative reporter covering racial injustice for The New York Times Magazine and creator of the landmark 1619 Project. In 2017, she received a MacArthur Foundation “genius grant” for her work on educational inequality. She has also won a Peabody Award, a Polk, National Magazine Award, and the 2018 John Chancellor distinguished journalism award from Columbia University. In 2016, Nikole co-founded the Ida B. Wells Society for Investigative Reporting, a training and mentorship organization geared towards increasing the numbers of investigative reporters of color.
Buy Nikole Hannah-Jones’ latest book, The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery, on Amazon.
Events with Nikole Hannah-Jones
The Cooper Union
Foundation Building, 7 East 7th Street
New York, NY 10003