Which journalism books would you pair up for a novice reader and a 'deep-diver'?
The Behind local news conference was a chance to see the local news industry put its best foot forward. But also think about where community media fit.
In the aftermath of the Trump win many in the media are looking inward to understand what went wrong. But is it too soon to write off journalism as a failed project? In the very short time we’ve had to get used to the idea that Donald Trump will
OFCOM have released their Adults’ media use and attitudes report for 2015 [http://stakeholders.ofcom.org.uk/market-data-research/other/research-publications/adults/media-lit-10years/] . It’s a report that is always worth a read through. This is the ten year anniversary edition with a good deal of the content around the release
Like many in the media industry I’ve been confronted with a wall of coverage around Peter Oborne’s resignation from the Telegraph [https://www.opendemocracy.net/ourkingdom/peter-oborne/why-i-have-resigned-from-telegraph] . I read his piece when it came out but have sat on my thoughts. That’s mainly because I can
I’m pulling together my yearly online journalism ethics lecture. It’s the fifth-ish lecture on this module (some previous ones online [http://digidickinson.net/?s=ethics]) and the fast-moving nature of this stuff means I’m really starting from scratch but I always go back to previous ones to
Occasionally we get emails asking if we can forward ‘writing opportunities’ to our journalism students. This week it was for student news site The Tab [http://blog.tab.co.uk/]. For those looking to take up the opportunity, there’s a handy guide for those asking the question ‘what is
When I think about where media is going, I think about elephants. For the longest time digital was the elephant in the room. Now media, and journalism in particular, accept the elephant is there. So we don’t ask ‘why can’t we do what we’ve always done?’ (a:
Update: This is an insanely popular post on my blog in terms of people searching for ebola zombie. Even if the picture wasn’t the thing that made you search for Ebola Zombie, I think I can say with some certainty that any report you’ve read of ebola zombies