Persephone Miel: What Should PBS Do?

[Interview conducted April 14, 2009. Miel died in 2010, and asked to be remembered through a reporting fellowship managed by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. Your donations will support the fellowship’s growth.] Internews Network’s PERSEPHONE MIEL, a recent fellow Continue reading Persephone Miel: What Should PBS Do?

Talking Public Media: Conversations About Media & Democracy

What, exactly, is “public media” in an era of vanishing newspapers, expanding Internet and wireless networks, empowered publics and an increasingly lively (if chaotic) nonprofit-news sector? Talking Public Media pursued this fluid notion in conversation with diverse journalism practitioners, advocates, Continue reading Talking Public Media: Conversations About Media & Democracy

Ted Glasser: Imagining a National Endowment for Journalism

Go big or go home! For its debut edition, Talking Public Media chats with Stanford communication professor TED GLASSER, who brings a fifty-state strategy with his modest proposal for the creation of a National Endowment for Journalism. Glasser also weighs Continue reading Ted Glasser: Imagining a National Endowment for Journalism