At the 2018 Richard H. Driehaus Awards for Investigative Reporting, the BGA will honor the best reporting in our state and host a conversation with Daniel Ellsberg, the renowned "Pentagon Papers" whistleblower. We'll also celebrate investigative journalism in Hollywood, from "Ace in the Hole" to "All the President's Men" and this year's hit, "The Post."
For just $25, you gain access to:
- Complimentary beer & wine social, 6:00-7:00 p.m. — mingle with local journalists and civil liberty champions.
- Conversation with Daniel Ellsberg, 7:00-7:30 p.m. — a rare and important opportunity
- Live Awards ceremony, 7:30-8:00 p.m. — $25,000 in cash awards for the best journalism in Illinois
- Concert, 8:00-? — Chicago blues diva Lynne Jordan & the Shivers