Marianne McCarthy

Marianne McCarthy did her master's thesis crowdfunding. She presented a paper, “Crowdfunding for Civic Journalism” at the August 2012 conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.

by Marianne McCarthy

Crowdfunding has skyrocketed in the past couple of years as entrepreneurs bypass traditional keepers of the purse and instead appeal to individual donors to help get their projects off the ground — and journalists have taken notice. Dogged by a lack of jobs and slumping wages, writers, producers, photographers and other content creators have joined […] more »