The Future of Local News Media: Hear from Experts


This week’s installment of E&P Reports is a recording of a live broadcast, hosted by E&P publisher Mike Blinder for the Association of Alternative Newsmedia’s AANOVATION 2020 virtual annual conference. This one-hour roundtable is a discussion on the future of news media. Topics include: Will reader revenue ever rise to a level to fund our newsrooms; how to recruit and maintain talent in turbulent times; should local media be compensated by Facebook & Google for the content these platforms monetize; how is hedge fund consolidation affecting the industry; and what does the future hold.

The panel includes:

James Fallows, The Atlantic national correspondent

Nancy Lane, Local Media Association CEO

Ken Doctor, CEO Newsonomics  & Lookout Local

Cheryl Thompson-Morton, Lenfest Institute of Journalism Program Manager


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