New York Times Asst. Editor Gerarld Marzorati and Food Writer Michael Pollan to Speak on New Media

Gerald Marzorati, assistant managing editor for new products and strategies at The New York Times, will speak on plans to monetize the newspaper's new media platforms on Tuesday, March 1, at UC Berkeley.

In a talk titled "Can Mainstream Journalism Survive? Making the Online Times Pay," Marzorati will speak from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Banatao Auditorium in Sutardja Dai Hall, on the northeast corner of the UC Berkeley campus. He will be joined onstage by war reporter and author Mark Danner and author and food writer Michael Pollan, both professors at UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism.

The event is sponsored by the Knight Program in Science and Environmental Journalism and the School of Journalism. It is free and open to the public. For more information, visit