New Journalism: Black and White and Reddit All Over (A SXSW Core Conversation)

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    New Journalism: Black and White and Reddit All Over (A SXSW Core Conversation)
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    • 1.  NEW JOURNALISM BLACK AND WHITE AND REDDIT ALL OVER A SXSW INTERACTIVE CORE CONVERSATION WITH CORRIN FOSTER AND KRISTIN SHEPPARD #SXSW #BlogEthics
    • 2. JOINTHE CONVERSATION SXSW Interactive Sunday, March 15 12:30-1:30 Hyatt Regency Big Bend 208 Barton Springs Road #SXSW #BlogEthics
    • 3. PRESENTERS  Corrin Foster  Blogger/Marketing Manager  Greenleaf Book Group  www.ohheywhatsup.com  Kristin Sheppard  Founder/Creative Director  Giant Squid Media  www.giantsquidmedia.com #SXSW #BlogEthics
    • 4. CONVERSATION STARTERS  WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR NEWS?  AS A CONSUMER OF INFORMATION, DO YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN SOURCES? IS THERE A HIERARCHY OF TRUST? IS A REPORTER ALWAYS MORE ACCURATE THAN A BLOGGER? #SXSW #BlogEthics
    • 5. CONVERSATION STARTERS  WHAT MAKES A JOURNALIST MORE TRUSTWORTHY THAN SOMEONE ELSE? HOW MUCH WEIGHT DO TRAINING, EDUCATION, AND A PAYCHECK CARRY?  WHEN A BLOGGER IS PAID, DO THEY BECOME LESS CREDIBLE? DOES THE SAME STANDARD HOLD TRUE FOR JOURNALISTS? #SXSW #BlogEthics
    • 6. CONVERSATION STARTERS  SHOULD BLOGGERS BE MADE TO FOLLOW THE SAME ETHICAL CODES AS JOURNALISTS, DESPITE BEING FREE AGENTS? WHAT WOULD THAT ENTAIL? ARE FTC GUIDELINES ENOUGH?  WHAT MAKES SOMEONE CREDIBLE? IS IT AS SIMPLE AS TRANSPARENCY = HONESTY? OR DOES AN ESTABLISHED REPUTATION MEAN MORE TO CREDIBILITY? #SXSW #BlogEthics
    • 7. CONVERSATION STARTERS  WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT CITIZEN JOURNALISM?  ARE SITES LIKE REDDIT FURTHERING THE CONVERSATION AND HELPING JOURNALISTS? DOES THE POTENTAIL FOR SPREADING MISINFORMATION NEGATE THE POSSIBLE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE MEDIA? #SXSW #BlogEthics
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