Dædalus was founded in 1955 as the Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. It draws on the enormous intellectual capacity of the American Academy, whose members are among the nation's most prominent thinkers in the arts, sciences, and humanities. The theme for the Spring 2010 issue is "On the Future of News."
Introduction: the future of news
News & the news media in the digital age: implications for democracy
Herbert J. Gans
Are there lessons for the future of news from the 2008 presidential campaign?
Kathleen Hall Jamieson & Jeffrey A. Gottfried
New economic models for U.S. journalism
Robert H. Giles
Sustaining quality journalism
The future of investigative journalism
The future of science news
International reporting in the age of participatory media
The case for wisdom journalism—and for journalists surrendering the pursuit of news
Journalism ethics amid structural change
Jane B. Singer
Political observatories, databases & news in the emerging ecology of public information
What is happening to news?
The Internet & the future of news
Paul Sagan & Tom Leighton
The Carnegie-Knight Initiative on the Future of Journalism Education
Does science fiction—yes, science fiction—suggest futures for news?
In a Diner Above the Lamoille River
Poem by Greg Delanty