Media Advisory - Benton, Young take a look ahead at journalism in 2011 at Canadian Journalism Foundation event

TORONTO, Jan. 11 /CNW/ - Joshua Benton, director of the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University, and Nora Young, host of CBC Radio's Spark, ruminate, anticipate and speculate on what's in store for journalism in 2011 at a Canadian Journalism Foundation event in Toronto on January 18.

WHAT:   From print to paywalls to iPads, there are signs both news organizations and their audiences are finally ready to invest in journalism. Meanwhile, new players keep throwing their hats into the ring calling for constant revision of the rules. It may be too early to anticipate how any of these trends will impact on the industry, but that's not going to stop us from trying. Join Joshua Benton, director of the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University, and Nora Young, host of CBC Radio's Spark, as they ruminate, anticipate and speculate on what's in store for journalism in 2011.
WHEN:    Tuesday, January 18, Presentation 6:30 p.m. / Reception 8:00 p.m.
WHERE:   Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave.
WHO:    Joshua Benton, director of the Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard University
Nora Young, host of CBC Radio's Spark

Visit http://cjf2011.eventbrite.com for more info.

If you are not in the Toronto area, you can tune into the webcast which will be published at a later date at http://cjf-fjc.ca/forums.htm

SOURCE News - Media

For further information:

Heather McCall Program Manager The Canadian Journalism Foundation 416-955-0394 x502 hmccall@cjf-fjc.ca


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