Quick links to some recent fine internet reading:
Telling Stories with Sound By Elise Malmberg This article is the first in a series exploring how audio can be integrated with other media to create richer, more dynamic journalistic features on news websites and beyond.
- The Transom Review Alex Blumberg is a producer at This American Life, responsible for many great radio stories, and he's also a wonderful explainer (see his manifesto below). He and his class are setting up shop on Transom to sort out the basic, important stuff that somehow tends to get overlooked in radio journalism, like what makes a good story and what doesn't.
The Inside Scoop Interview: Former LA Times editor Dean Baquet dishes on the Tribune Co.'s slashing of the paper and the potential for a self-inflicted demise of the newspaper industry.