James Breiner

by James Breiner

Communications professors at Tec of Monterrey had a visitor last week, Thom Gencarelli of Manhattan College, who made us think about what we are teaching and how we are doing it. Among the questions he left us with: In 1985, Neil Postman wrote that the dominant media of a culture in fact shapes the culture, […] more »

by James Breiner

Note: This is the first in an ongoing series on MediaShift about the rise of personal brand journalism. Look for more stories coming over the next few weeks. The balance of power in media continues to shift away from the major news outlets toward the journalists who work for them. Ezra Klein’s departure from the […] more »