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A Multimedia Manifesto

A visit with Mike McKean, Chair, Convergence Journalism

By Sean Powers
Published: - Topics: convergence journalism journalism multimedia technology television

Why is the Convergence Sequence Growing?

Topics: convergence journalism

McKean says because of the current technological age, many young journalists have grown up with multimedia platforms (such as facebook, cell phones, and blogs), and there is an unconstrained desire to implement many of those media with the news. “I think students that are coming to us now do not want to be shackled by one way of telling stories, ” McKean says.