Media Coverage of Terrorism Issues
Boston-based reporters and national counter-terrorism correspondents discussed the coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing April 2013.… read more
Boston-based reporters and national counter-terrorism correspondents discussed the coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing April 2013. Topics included the sources they used and their use of social media. The panel also included an ethicist who analyzed the reporters' comments on the bombing and how journalism ethics factored in their reporting. The panelists also responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Race for News: Terrorism, Journalism and the Boston Marathon Bombing” was a panel of the 2013 confernece of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, held at the Renaissance Washington Hotel. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- John "Jack" Breslin Professor Iona College->Mass Communication Department
- Kevin William Cullen Columnist Boston Globe->Metro
- Teresa Hanafin Director Boston.com->User Engagement and Social Media
- John Hanc Associate Professor Old Westbury
- John Jenks Professor Dominican University (River Forest, IL)->Communication Arts & Sciences Department
- Kelly McBride Senior Faculty Poynter Institute for Media Studies->Ethics, Reporting and Writing
- Dina Temple-Raston Correspondent NPR->Counterterrorism
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