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Investing in the investigative in an age of alternative media (guest blog)

Radhakrishnan, Rahul (2012) Investing in the investigative in an age of alternative media (guest blog). POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (06 Aug 2012). Blog Entry.

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What happens to investigative journalism when traditional trade craft is disrupted by a diverse range of new platforms with different principles and practices? Polis Summer School student Rahul Radhakrishnan reports. The gritty charisma portrayed by Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman in All The President’s Men, or Kate Beckinsale in Nothing But The Truth, or more recently, Jeff Daniels in Aaron Sorkin’s new HBO series, The Newsroom has revived the long-lost appeal and celebrity profile of the professional journalist.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2012 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 16 May 2017 11:56
Last Modified: 24 Mar 2019 00:13

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