Journalism and Social Media
Chris Hughes discussed digital journalism and trends in social media. The co-founder of Facebook, he recently purchased The New… read more
Chris Hughes discussed digital journalism and trends in social media. The co-founder of Facebook, he recently purchased The New Republic. He talked about his vision for the company and how to better engage an online audience. He said that there was a surfeit of opinion pieces available, and called for dialogue rather than provocative writing. He was interviewed by Alex Jones and responded to questions from members of the audience.
“The Changing Media Landscape: Smart News in the Age of Social Media” was held at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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