Conversations on Convergence: Insiders' Views of News Production in the Twenty-First Century

Conversations on Convergence: Insiders' Views of News Production in the Twenty-First Century

by Stephen Quinn, Quinn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0820478458

ISBN-13: 9780820478456

Pub. Date: 02/24/2006

Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc.

Convergence is a major topic of discussion at professional and academic journalism conferences and seminars around the world. This book presents the insights of major players and academics in the field of convergence. Here is your chance to read what the experts think about one of the most significant changes that journalism faces. It should be on the desk of all…  See more details below

Overview

Convergence is a major topic of discussion at professional and academic journalism conferences and seminars around the world. This book presents the insights of major players and academics in the field of convergence. Here is your chance to read what the experts think about one of the most significant changes that journalism faces. It should be on the desk of all managers keen to know where the future will take us, and on the reading list of every student of journalism and media.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820478456
Publisher:
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Publication date:
02/24/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
136
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword : the big and small of convergence
1Howard Tyner : former vice president/editorial of the Tribune Company in Chicago3
2Gil Thelen : publisher of the Tampa Tribune in Florida13
3Saf Fahim : design pricipal, Archronica Architects in New York, and designer of the Newsplex23
4Allan Marshall : former chief operations and technology director for Associated Newspapers in London, and now a newspaper consultant in Australia33
5Juan Antonio Giner : founding partner and director of the Innovation International Media Consulting Group39
6Andrew Nachison : director of the media center at the American Press Institute in Washington45
7Mark Hinojosa : assistant managing editor for electronic news at the Chicago Tribune53
8Bob Curley : at the time director of new media and convergence, the World Company in Lawrence, Kansas63
9Victoria Lim : senior consumer reporter for WFLA-TV in Tampa, Florida75
10Kenn Altine : former associate managing editor, San Francisco Chronicle; Joe Brown : editor of the pink section, San Francisco Chronicle81
11Regina McCombs : multi-media reporter with the Star-Tribune in Minnesota87
12Charles Bierbauer : dean of the College of Mass Communications and Information Studies at the University of South Carolina93
13Jimmy Gentry : former dean of the William Allen White School of Journalism, University of Kansas; Rick Musser : professor, University of Kansas101
14Bob Papper : telcommunications professor, Ball State University in Indiana111
15Nora Paul : director of the Institute for New Media Studies in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Minnesota115

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