Andrea Otanez

Andrea Otanez teaches multiplatform journalism at the University of Washington, where she also specializes in topics related to diversity and Latino representation in media. In her publishing career, she has worked as an editor at The Seattle Times, a columnist for The Seattle Times editorial page, and as a book editor for the University of New Mexico Press, where she edited books in Chicano studies. She is inspired every day by “The Elements of Journalism” and strives to help her students understand the power of language, especially when covering race and difference.