The PR firms running Tasmanian community newspapers

Description

A small Tasmanian community newspaper is relaunching after News Corp sold it to a public relations agency last year, and it's not a unique case. I provide comment about the increasing role of PR in providing news and the problems of blurring reporting and PR content.

Subject

Journalism and PR

https://www.crikey.com.au/2019/02/14/community-newspapers-pr-firms/

Period14 Feb 2019

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleThe PR firms running Tasmanian community newspapers
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletCrikey.com.au
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date14/02/19
    DescriptionA small Tasmanian community newspaper is relaunching after News Corp sold it to a public relations agency last year, and it's not a unique case. I comment on the problems associated with blurring PR and journalism content.
    Producer/AuthorEmily Watkins
    PersonsCaroline Fisher