Wed, 05/20/2009 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Robert McChesney on "Journalism & the Crisis of Democracy" (lecture)
Robert McChesney is co-founder of the Free Press, a non-profit organization working to increase public participation in media policy debates. He is professor of communications at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Author of numerous books including "Rich Media, Poor Democracy" and "The Problem of the Media," his latest is "The Political Economy of Media."