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Posted on March 10, 2014

Portrait of Journalist Tony Norman. A Night With Tony Norman
7 p.m. March 27
Eberly Hall, Room 110

Tony Norman, book review editor and award-winning columnist at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, will speak at 7 p.m. March 27 in Eberly Hall, Room 110.

 “A Night With Tony Norman” is sponsored by the Cal U English Department. Admission is free.

During the past 25 years at the Post-Gazette, Norman has performed many roles, including clerk, pop music/culture critic and general-interest columnist. In November 2012, he was appointed the newspaper’s book review editor, along with his other duties.

In 1999, the National Society of Newspaper Columnists awarded Norman’s Post-Gazette general-interest column first place for newspapers with a circulation of 100,000 and up. Norman also has won first place in the Keystone, Golden Quill and Pittsburgh Black Media Federation competitions. His columns have won awards from the American Association of Sunday and Feature Editors, and Women in Communication.

In 2005 and 2006, Norman took a sabbatical at the University of Michigan, where he was a Knight-Wallace Journalism Fellow. During his sabbatical, he also lectured at his alma mater, Calvin College, in Grand Rapids, Mich. Norman has been an adjunct journalism professor at Chatham University since 2001.

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