Advocacy Journalism Participants talked about the role of advocacy and alternative journalism. Ms. Calhoun spoke about changes within the alternative press… read more

Advocacy Journalism Participants talked about the role of advocacy and alternative journalism. Ms. Calhoun spoke about changes within the alternative press movement, including an increasing emphasis on business and a declining emphasis on the type of quality, challenging and independent reporting which makes these publications different from large daily newspapers. Then the other panelists commented on her remarks. They also took questions from the audience. close

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  • Bill Kovach Curator Nieman Foundation for Journalism
  • Mary Mitchell Columnist Chicago Sun-Times
  • Daniel Okrent Editor Time Warner, Inc.->New Media
  • Abe Peck Dean Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications
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Advocacy Journalism

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Program ID:
97113-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Dec 26, 1997 | 2:41pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 27, 1997 | 6:03am EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 26, 1997 | 2:41pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 1997 | 5:58pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 1997 | 6:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
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