This week on J-Source: War reporting, Multimedia tools, Controversial cuts



    TORONTO, Nov. 12 /CNW/ -

    November 12 to 18, 2007
    - Learning Kosovo -
    (FIRST PERSON) Concordia University journalism student Kinia Adamczyk
    recently spent three months in the former Yugoslavia. Here this
    journalist-in-the-making relates her trepidation before traveling to
    Kosovo and her surprise at finding that press reports about the region
    are not accurate.
    http://jsource.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1864

    -The new news...-
    (LAYOUT, GRAPHICS & DESIGN) ... is how technology is giving photogs an
    edge in creating and delivering multimedia content. Greg Locke looks at
    some recent examples and tools to get the job done.
    http://www.j-source.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1879

    - The Irvings and the courts -
    (MEDIA OWNERSHIP) Deb Jones tracks the story of a New Brunswick newspaper
    family's legal struggle against an ex-employee who allegedly stole their
    publishing secrets and now wants to start a competing newspaper.
    http://jsource.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1861

    THE BIG ISSUE
    War reporting: Lest we forget, great war journalists have always brought
    humanity to the foreground of their reports.
    http://jsource.ca/english_new/category.php?catid=216

    COMMENTS
    "I found a great way to boost my career in journalism was to leave
    Canada. Sad, but true. We produce a lot of great journalists, but there's
    not much work for them, let alone at a decent wage."
    Comment: ian in hamburg
    Article: CanWest cuts newsroom staff
    http://jsource.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1878

    TOOLBOX
    Indie media organizations
    http://jsource.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1518
    Ethics in multimedia storytelling
    http://jsource.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1352
    Best practices in trauma reporting
    http://jsource.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=152

    IN RECENT NEWS
    CBC to air reworked doc
    http://www.j-source.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1880
    Black's bid for new trial denied
    http://www.j-source.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1865
    CAJ criticizes CBC decision
    http://www.j-source.ca/english_new/detail.php?id=1877




For further information:

For further information: Heather McCall, Program Manager, The Canadian
Journalism Foundation, Phone: (416) 955-0630, Email: hmccall@cjf-fjc.ca


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