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Lisa Biagiotti, Executive Editor, Worldfocus.org

Lisa is responsible for daily content on Worldfocus.org. She produces signature videos for the Worldfocus broadcast and produces the weekly online radio show. Lisa previously worked for PBS foreign affairs documentary series “Wide Angle,” where she produced online content. Prior to PBS, Lisa worked in marketing for Condé Nast Publications and for financial services companies.

Lisa was awarded the 2009 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award in the international television category for the videos she produced on the crisis in Congo. In 2001, she researched Muslim immigration in Italy as a Fulbright scholar, and currently serves on the New York board of the Fulbright Association. Lisa is also an adjunct new media professor at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, where she earned a master’s degree in journalism.

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9/11 impacts Muslim immigrants in Italy

In the Newsroom

9/11 impacts Muslim immigrants in Italy

Editor Lisa Biagiotti researched Muslim immigration in post-9/11 Italy and touches on the heightened immigration debate in Italy today.

Posted: November 19, 2008 19:14   Comments: 7
Egyptian bloggers cite censorship, arrest and torture

Web Original Video

Egyptian bloggers cite censorship, arrest and torture

Worldfocus spoke with Egyptian bloggers about freedom, the press and taking blogging to the streets -- or behind bars.

Posted: October 23, 2008 16:56   Comments: 5
Flying over New York in a war plane

In the Newsroom

Flying over New York in a war plane

Lisa Biagiotti, Channtal Fleischfresser and Katie Combs reported from Teterboro, N.J. on the 60th anniversary celebration of the Berlin Airlift.

Posted: September 23, 2008 07:51   Comments: 0

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