Mike Rezendes: Boston Globe's Spotlight.
This three-case exhibition examines the life and work of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Boston Globe Spotlight team member Mike Rezendes, whose work on the Boston Catholic Church sex abuse cover-up was portrayed in the Academy Award-winning film Spotlight.
Material on display covers his years as a student at Boston University (CAS '78); his work on the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing; his award-winning coverage of the deaths of psychiatric patients at Bridgewater State Hospital while in illegal restraints; the breaking story of the Rev. Geoghan sex abuse scandal; court documents and files from Rezendes' research on the Church and Cardinal Law's attempt to cover up the abuse; and promotional material from the film Spotlight.
This exhibition is no longer on view.
Mark Ruffalo & Mike Rezendes