What's Next In Journalism?: New-media Entrepreneurs Tell Their Stories by Margaret SimonsWhat's Next In Journalism?: New-media Entrepreneurs Tell Their Stories by Margaret Simons

What's Next In Journalism?: New-media Entrepreneurs Tell Their Stories

EditorMargaret Simons

Paperback | October 10, 2013

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For the first time in human history, most people in developed countries are able to publish their news and thoughts to the world within a few minutes of deciding to do so. Meanwhile, the big industrial-scale media organisations are in decline, and at the same time there is a new blog, website, or social-media presence almost every hour.This book takes the temperature of this emerging sector of news media, with a collection of contributions by new-media entrepreneurs from a variety of backgrounds - journalism, IT innovation, social activism, and community work. They talk about connecting with their audiences, and what just might be a new kind of news ecosystem in which everyone gets to play. What's Next in Journalism? is edited by journalist and media commentator Margaret Simons, who has also written the introduction. The contributors include Tim Burrowes (from Mumbrella ), Eyal Halamish ( OurSay ), Wendy Harmer ( The Hoopla ), Matthew Landauer ( OpenAustralia ), Renai LeMay ( Delimiter ), Giles Parkinson ( RenewEconomy ), Karen Poh ( Meld Magazine ), Melissa Sweet ( Croakey ), and Chris Were ( Newsflock ).
Margaret Simons is a freelance journalist and author and director of the Centre for Advancing Journalism at the University of Melbourne. She writes about the media for a number of publications and has published eleven books including The Content Makers and more recently Malcolm Fraser: the political memoirs, written with the late form...
Title:What's Next In Journalism?: New-media Entrepreneurs Tell Their StoriesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:144 pages, 8.27 × 5.31 × 0.43 inShipping dimensions:8.27 × 5.31 × 0.43 inPublished:October 10, 2013Publisher:Scribe PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:192207053X

ISBN - 13:9781922070531