Filling the News Gap in Cambridge and Beyond: The Most Experimental Storytellers: Citizen Journalists

Filling the News Gap in Cambridge and Beyond: The Most Experimental Storytellers: Citizen Journalists

Watch the third seminar from Filling the News Gap in Cambridge and Beyond.

The Most Experimental Storytellers: Citizen Journalists

This discussion features three citizen reporters from the West Coast, Midwest, and East Coast. CB Smith-Dahl of Oakland Local and David Schalliol from Gapers Block shared how citizen journalism for their attention, and how they decide which free tools are most effective for storytelling. Laura Amico discussed her work with Homicide Watch -- a community-driven reporting project that covers every murder in the District of Columbia.

- Laura Amico, Homicide Watch
-David Schalliol, Gapers Block
-CB Smith-Dahl, Oakland Local
Moderators: Denise Cheng and Becky Hurwitz, MIT Center for Civic Media