Are Reporters Doomed?

Leigh, David
March 2008
Nieman Reports;Spring2008, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p54
A reprint of the article "Are Reporters Doomed" published in the November 12, 2007 issue of "The Guardian" is presented. It focuses on citizen journalism and the adoption of new media in journalism. It is mentioned that media companies are likely to have fewer employees in the future whose responsibility will be to process reports from freelancers, bloggers and citizen journalists. It also discussed the use of the Internet and the role of reporters.


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