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Sunday, August 30, 2009
What do you put in the bird-cage?
Elizabeth Churchill's carefully reasoned take on the future of news is as much a nostalgic reminiscence of a medium that is fading. It's not simply a 'woe-is-me' take however, but an insightful analysis of the current media environoment.
interactions magazine http://interactions.acm.org/content/?p=1272
Jon Beaupre is a is a multi award winning journalists based in Los Angeles, Professor of TV, Film & Media Studies at Cal State LA, and a long time radio reporter. He has worked as the morning host on radio station KPFK, and has reported for a wide range of syndicated broadcasters, from Pacifica and NPR, to the BBC and individual programs across the country and around the world.