“New York Times” columnist David Carr and Bloomberg Media chairman Andrew Lack discuss how technology is making media more interesting, not less. Carr is the inaugural Andrew R. Lack Professor at Boston University’s College of Communication.
[00:42] The Meaning of the Andrew R. Lack Professorship
[02:38] Impossible Predictions
[05:31] Is This Year’s Model Next Year’s Model?
[10:44] The Seven Most Important Stories in Western Civilization
[12:14] Good Journalism Can Thrive in New Media
[15:35] Is New Media Already Old Media?
[18:04] Is There Too Much Information and Too Little Thought?
[22:42] The Renaissance of the Physical Object
[24:33] David’s Nightly Diversions
[27:24] Jobs in Journalism: Yes, It’s Still Hard
Read the full story on BU Today: http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/journalism-is-still-serious-just-different/