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Thinking the thinkable: Clay Shirky on the future of newspapers

Beckett, Charlie (2009) Thinking the thinkable: Clay Shirky on the future of newspapers. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (20 Mar 2009). Website.

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Was Clay Shirky being trite or profound in going back to the past to argue about journalism’s future? His recent article, Newspapers and Thinking The Unthinkable has provoked a global ripple of applause from technological optimists around the world, although there have been some voices who claim that Clay is merely thinking the already thought. Others ask what his solution is.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2009 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 22 May 2017 07:30
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2020 23:18

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