Rosen, Benkler on Citizen Journalism May 30, 2007Posted by Joanne KY Teoh in Convergence, Journalism, News, Social Media.
How is voter-generated content changing election campaigns? Why should advocacy groups adapt to the connected age?
Talking Points Memo has a 7-minute video interview with Jay Rosen and Yochai Benkler at the recent Personal Democracy Forum at Pace University in Manhattan.
Rosen speaks on open platform journalism and citizen participation. He founded NewAssignment.Net to spark innovation in the “open” styles of reporting.
Benkler of “Wealth of Networks” fame gives his take on peer-production of information and citizen participation.