It's A Hack's Life [The Essay]

Episodes

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01The Primacy of the Instant: CNN and Computers20200608

The history of the changes in news reporting in US journalism over the last 40 years.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

02New Business Models: Debt and Gannett20200609

In the 1980s, one man built America's biggest newspaper chain and founded USA Today.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

03Foreign Correspondent20200610

Michael Goldfarb talks about building a career reporting as a foreign correspondent.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

04The Cult of the Presenter20200611

In this episode, the influence of news programming based around a studio presenter.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.

05In my end is my beginning: freelancing in an online world20200612

Michael Goldfarb looks at a model for the news business in the future.

Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond.