Role of the Media at National Party Conventions

The panelists talked about the role of the news media at the national party conventions. Topics included the decreasing media coverage… read more

The panelists talked about the role of the news media at the national party conventions. Topics included the decreasing media coverage of conventions, the role of cable news television, and the history of convention news coverage. After their presentations the panelists responded to audience members' questions.

“The Changing Role of Media at Conventions” was the second panel of a conference on the 2008 National Party Conventions. close

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  • Elving, Ronald Senior Editor National Public Radio->Washington
  • Lynch, Dotty Executive in Residence American University->School of Communication
  • Schaffner, Brian F. Research Director American University->Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies
  • Thurber, James A. Founder and Director American University->Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies
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Program ID:
204677-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 3, 2008
Last Aired:
Apr 7, 2008

Airing Details

  • Apr 03, 2008 | 4:22am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 07, 2008 | 4:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 07, 2008 | 6:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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