We the Media: Grassroots Journalism by the People, for the People
Grassroots journalists are dismantling Big Media's monopoly on the news, transforming it from a lecture to a conversation. Not content to accept the news as reported, these readers-turned-reporters are publishing in real time to a worldwide audience via the Internet. The impact of their work is just beginning to be felt by professional journalists and the newsmakers they cover. InWe the Media: Grassroots Journalism by the People, for the People, nationally known business and technology columnist Dan Gillmor tells the story of this emerging phenomenon, and sheds light on this deep shift in how we make and consume the news.
We the Mediais essential reading for all participants in the news cycle:
Journalism in the 21st century will be fundamentally different from the Big Media that prevails today. We the Media casts light on the future of journalism, and invites us all to be part of it.
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Review: We the Media: Grassroots Journalism by the People, for the PeopleUser Review - Danielle Cronquist - Goodreads
I don't think that Dan Gillmor was the first one propose the idea that modern technology is evolving the ways that we produce and consume news, but he traced it and explained it in a way that was ... Read full review
Review: We the Media: Grassroots Journalism by the People, for the PeopleUser Review - Kayla - Goodreads
Dan Gillmor's "We the Media" starts a conversation about the direction of journalism (in the same way that he claims the news has and must become a conversation instead of a lecture). It covers the ... Read full review
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