I’m at the Nieman conference (full name: Telling True Stores in Turbulent Times: 2009 Nieman Conference on Narrative Journalism) this weekend; I’ll be Twittering from the panels I attend. If you’re interested in such topics as online story models and narrative criticism (don’t let the names fool you; the talks have been interesting!), you can follow me here; for the group perspective, you can follow the running summary of the conference’s panels, from all Twittering attendees, here.
09:00 AM - March 21, 2009
Stop trolling your readers - We know you’re only doing it for clicks
Email blasts from CJR writers and editors
An American journalist on his two-year kidnapping in Syria
“These sites claim to be satirical but lack even incompetent attempts at anything resembling humor”
Greg Marx discusses democracy and news with Tom Rosenstiel of the American Press Institute
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.