Cole Campbell’s Ideas More Relevant Than Ever

Still on the subject of journalism and media… I just came across this commentary that I missed when it came out a year ago, written by Cole’s colleague and a friend of mine, David Ryfe. The vision articulated by the late journalist and educator has provoked substantial criticism. But his insistence on bringing the public… Continue reading Cole Campbell’s Ideas More Relevant Than Ever

The Citizen of Citizen Media

An interesting discussion has taken place today about citizen media. The discussion started on Twitter (so that’s what it’s good for!) and moved on to a few blogs: One was on Jay Rosen’s Press Think, where he hazarded a definition of citizen journalism: When the people formerly known as the audience employ the press tools… Continue reading The Citizen of Citizen Media