Convergence Journalism: Writing and Reporting Across the News Media / Edition 1

Convergence Journalism: Writing and Reporting Across the News Media / Edition 1

by Janet Kolodzy
     
 

For at least a decade, media prognosticators have been declaring the death of radio, daily newspapers, journalistic ethics, and even journalism itself. But in Convergence Journalism_an introductory text on how to think, report, write, and present news across platforms_Janet Kolodzy predicts that the new century will be an era of change and choice in journalism.

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Overview

For at least a decade, media prognosticators have been declaring the death of radio, daily newspapers, journalistic ethics, and even journalism itself. But in Convergence Journalism_an introductory text on how to think, report, write, and present news across platforms_Janet Kolodzy predicts that the new century will be an era of change and choice in journalism. Journalism of the future will involve all sorts of media: old and new, niche and mass, personal and global. This text will prepare journalism students for the future of news reporting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742538863
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.45(w) x 9.42(h) x 0.68(d)

Meet the Author

Janet Kolodzy teaches journalism at Emerson College and has worked as a reporter, writer, copy editor, and producer for newspapers and television news.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Preface Part 2 I Mindset Chapter 3 1 Why Convergence? It's the Consumer Chapter 4 2 Consorting with the Enemy Chapter 5 3 Common Values, Common Goals Part 6 II Skill Set Chapter 7 4 Approaching the Story Chapter 8 5 Broadcast Basics: Write Simply, Think Visually Chapter 9 6 Print Basics: Value Plus Chapter 10 7 Online Basics: Tying It All Together Part 11 III The Next Wave Chapter 12 8 Participatory Journalism: Convergence Plus Chapter 13 9 News for Kids: The Next Generation

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