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Multimedia journalism and visual storytelling

Multimedia journalism and visual storytelling

During a Friday panel at the International Journalism Festival, Giordano Cossu, founder of the Hirva Lab, Andrea Marinelli, journalist and co-founder of the online interactive magazine Peninsula Hotel, Jacopo Ottaviani, freelance data journalist, and Arnold van Bruggen, founder of Prospektor, discussed about multimedia journalism and visual storytelling. With the advent of technology, news reporting has evolved: the focus is...
ISIS, inside the army of terror: between social media and religion

ISIS, inside the army of terror: between social media and religion

  To understand the Islamic State, or ISIS, it is important to know about their propaganda and the importance of religion to them. Fabio Chiusi, a freelance journalist who focuses on digital surveillance, explained the self-representation of the terror group along with Eugenio Dacrema, ISPI researcher and Marta Serafini, of Corriere della Sera at the International Journalism Festival. What...
The changing environment of news-making in China

The changing environment of news-making in China

  “Chinese media are opening up. Slowly, gradually, but they are.” At the International Journalism Festival, a panel of four discussed the changing environment of news-making in China.  The panelists, Ye Jin from the University of Coventry , Dr. Emma Lupano from the University of Milan, Gianluigi Negro and Zhan Zhang, both from the University of Italian Switzerland, each...