WNYC, Takeaway encourage stations to take it apart

Posted: September 17, 2013

Public radio’s The Takeaway has more than doubled its carriage since cancellation of NPR’s Talk of the Nation, and the show’s producers are working to add even more outlets by building news collaborations with station-based reporters and programmers. Continue reading

Localism emphasis poses risk

Posted: September 17, 2013

Of all the complex and potentially fateful decisions faced by public radio program directors as they navigate the emergence of multiplatform distribution, one of the most significant is the drive to “go local” and produce more local programs, especially news … Continue reading

Redefining public media for the future

Posted: September 16, 2013

Public media is made up of hundreds of storefronts in communities large and small, each of which has a unique window into America, its people and their stories. These storefronts — local public TV and radio stations — have built … Continue reading

PBS programs win three at 2013 Creative Arts Emmys

Posted: September 16, 2013

American Masters and Downton Abbey led the opening round of the annual Primetime Emmys Sept. 15 by claiming three Creative Arts Emmys for PBS. American Masters, a production of New York’s WNET, topped the category for outstanding documentary or nonfiction series. … Continue reading

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