This Revolution Won’t Be Televised

You can say a lot of things about the aftermath of the U.S. presidential election, but one thing can’t be argued: Our collective media interest is cresting. According to figures reported today, Fox News delivered the highest-rated quarter ever in cable news, growing 27 percent in total day viewers compared to last year. CNN alsoContinue reading “This Revolution Won’t Be Televised”

Journalism Visualized Through Animated Editorial

This month’s Columbia Journalism Review highlights Illustrated Press, a Chicago-based outfit that uses comics to bring stories to life. Their form of animated journalism is an area to watch, combining non fiction reporting with sequential art. According to CJR, other pioneers such as The Cartoon Picayune and Symbolia continue to push the format in partContinue reading “Journalism Visualized Through Animated Editorial”