Pamela Newkirk

Pamela Newkirk is a native New Yorker and award-winning journalist who spent ten years working as a reporter and writer before joining the journalism faculty at New York University. Her articles exploring race, media, art, and culture have been published widely, including in The New York Times, The Washinton Post, Artnews, and The Nation. Her first book, Within the Veil: Black Journalists, White Media (1999) won the National Press Club Award for media criticism.

  • Spectacle

    By Pamela Newkirk

    Read by Bahni Turpin

    The Astonishing Life of Ota Benga

    An award-winning journalist reveals a little-known and shameful episode in American history.

    Best Audio 2015 List. Top 10 Nonfiction - Library Journal

    Released June 2, 2015
    English, Unabridged